Globe 2010 Conference Underscores the Business Case for Sustainability
Posted Mar 27 2010 3:47pm
Vancouver showcased its leadership as an emerging global green business hotspot with the Globe biennial conference that took place in Vancouver this week from March 23rd to March 26th.
The conference, now widely becoming known as the Davos of sustainability and an international event where significant deals on the business of the environment are done, attracted dozens of Fortune 500 companies, innovative green technology start-ups and high profile corporate leaders on the forefront of the green business movement.
By its own estimation, deals cut at Globe since its inaugural conference in 1993 now total $4.5 billion, including $500 million at the three-day event in 2008. (more…)