On March 6, 2013 the University of Washington Tacoma Milgard School of Business Center for Leadership and Social Responsibility is hosting their annual CSR conference, “CSR: Driving Innovation”.   The conference will cover multiple CSR related topics including how Corporate Social Responsibility, or CSR, drives strategy and innovation, emerging trends in CSR and sustainability, and how sustainability initiatives impact financial performance in the short and long term.

Conference speakers and moderators include those from top local and national businesses renown for their highly-acclaimed CSR strategies including: Subaru,  Microsoft,  Costco, The Seattle Mariners,  Timberland and others.

This one-day conference for business professionals and nonprofit leaders will explore the role that CSR, sustainability or citizenship focus plays in a firm’s ability to be innovative and creative in solving the complex issues that face leaders on a daily basis.

Conference topics and speakers will provide attendees with tools applicable to companies across multiple sectors. The conference will be a great networking opportunity for those in attendance and provide a chance to connect with industry thought leaders and peers.

More information Visit:  http://www.tacoma.uw.edu/clsr