Events

Special Event

Technology for Good: Easton Center Innovation Challenge Kickoff

Presented by UCLA Easton Technology Management Center

Join Professor Terry Kramer, Easton Center Faculty Director, in a moderated conversation with Eric Hoek and Larry Leisure on these topics. And hear about the formal launch of the Easton Center Innovation Challenge – the innovation prompts, deadlines, prize monies and the content/programming designed to support participating students on their journeys. UCLA Anderson Dean Tony Bernardo will provide opening remarks.   Dr. Eric Hoek...

Symposium

Climate Adaptation Research Symposium

Hosted by the UCLA Luskin Center for Innovation

Event Context As global temperatures rise, climate change is causing far-reaching impacts. Communities continue to experience extreme heat waves, destructive wildfires, and devastating floods and storms. Vulnerable and low-income populations feel these impacts the most. Climate change presents an unprecedented threat—however, researchers are making progress to estimate the impacts of climate change on many aspects...

Special Event

2020 Ag Innovation Showcase

Larta Institute

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has yielded versions of scarcity everywhere, and has put a spotlight on long-standing issues. The constraints on the supply chain have severely affected farmers, producers, distributors and consumers. The inability of farmers to get their products to market has resulted in a crisis of waste, with hundreds of thousands of animals...

Special Event

2020 IoES Commencement

Graduation Ceremony

Information about the IoES commencement ceremony.   Where: Live on YouTube When: Sunday, June 14th  Time: Ceremony begins at 1:30 PM. Graduates should log into the Zoom 1:00 PM. Zoom Reception with faculty members after the commencement ceremony. 2020 Commencement Keynote Speaker: Iliza Shlesinger Iliza is one of today’s leading comedians with a fan base who show their...

OTHER EVENTS

Doing Well By Doing Good: What Can Business Learn From Social Entrepreneurship

This workshop explored the notion of putting social good alongside profit.


The Future of Corporate Sustainability Reporting

In this workshop, experts examined existing and emerging standards of responsible reporting.


Greening Business for the Green Consumer: Social Media, Advertising, and Hollywood

This workshop explored how companies best capitalize on and implement green marketing strategies to deliver both sound profits and a healthier planet


Footprint Benchmarking and the Bottom Line: Finding the Value in Measurement and Management of Your Environmental Footprint

This workshop featured a discussion on the pros and cons of measuring the footprints of products, operations, and supply chains