Organizations and Environmental Sustainability Conference

Humankind faces a number of daunting challenges in order to attain planetary environmental sustainability. Organizations of all forms will play a central role in bringing about the needed transformations.

About the Sustainability Research Conference Series

The Stanford Initiative on Business and Environmental Sustainability Research Conference Series is hosted by Stanford Graduate School of Business and the Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability.

Participants of this conference discussed fundamental scholarship on organizations and their role in creating a sustainable future.


Friday, January 20, 2023: 1:00pm–8:00pm
Saturday, January 21, 2023: 7:40am–4:30pm

Full Conference Agenda

Stanford Initiative on Business & Environmental Sustainability: Podcast

Listen as professor William P. Barnett and Stanford student Ingrid Ackermann host a discussion with Dror Etzion, associate professor at McGill University, to discuss the takeaways from this conference.

Conference Organizers

Associate Professor of Strategy and Organization and Associate Member of the Bieler School of Environment, McGill University