Category Archives: Summits and Conferences

Have you heard of Biomimicry? No?, well read on then..

Even I hadn’t  heard this term till recently.. Biomimicry seemed a very interesting concept and it promised to be an exceptionally interesting presentation as the host described it as ‘business learnings from nature’..So off I went on a cold and rainy … Continue reading

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Thoughts on ‘Corporate Environmental Sustainability Programs’

That was the title of the third in a series of six events organized by Columbia University Alumni division.  As usual, it was held at a very swanky location (Satatchi & Saatchi, Global HQs in NYC!) Although I had read … Continue reading

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Sustainability related conferences..

I know I  haven’t posted in a while but it’s not because of lack of topics or writing skills..more like lack of mood and time..So here’s something to makeup..useful and timely 🙂 I was attending a green talk the other … Continue reading

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Is there Hopenhagen after Copenhagen?

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How are regular companies embracing sustainability?

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Understanding the Copenhagen Summit 2009

There was sooo much hula hoo regarding Climate change talks held in Copenhagen last year. Environmentalists were hoping for big publicity and even bigger changes to be anounced through it. None of that happened. I was on vacation in India and all I heard was that it was an utter failure. So what exactly did happen there and what went wrong? I decided to read a few reports and get my own summary. Continue reading

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