Treasurer of the City of Chicago to share the stage with leading Mayor’s in North America at Ethical Corporation’s Responsible Business Summit New York 2019

A leading US Treasurer, Kurt Summers, City of Chicago will share the stage with the Mayors of Hoboken and New Bedford to discuss the role of cities in the fight against climate change. Treasurer Summers runs 100% of Chicago’s corporate investments through an ESG filter and will be providing valuable insight on how to deliver the city of the future.

Treasurer Summers will be joining CEOs and business leaders from North America’s most innovative, responsible brands to discuss how to lead the change to a sustainable future through investments, collaboration and innovation at Ethical Corporation’s Responsible Business Summit New York, March 18-19.

The two-day conference, taking place March 18-19, will host 500 CEOs, business leaders, investors, government representatives and NGOs from the likes of;

  • Jostein Solheim, executive vice president, F&R, Unilever

  • Satya Tripathi, assistant secretary-general, UN Environment

  • Ernesto Ciorra, chief innovability officer, Enel

  • John Kern, senior vice president, supply chain operations,Cisco

  • Chairman & CEO, Cummins

  • Marilyn Ceci, managing director, head of green bonds, J.P. Morgan

  • Jay Gould, CEO, Interface

  • Virginie Helias, vice president global sustainability, P&G

  • John Hocevar, ocean campaign directorGreenpeace

Public-private partnerships are essential in tackling the unprecedented environmental threats that the planet faces. It’s up to businesses, investors, NGOs and local and state governments to step up when others aren’t showing leadership. Shape the future and collaborate with the best at #RBSNY19

The latest agenda, along with the up-to-date speaker line-up, can be seen here.

The Responsible Business Summit is the USA’s premier platform where senior practitioners from across the country meet and share practical ideas on how their businesses can lead the change to a new sustainable future. There is no fluff, just actionable insights and honest discussions on the challenges and opportunities ahead.

More information about the event can be found here. Currently, passes for the event our discounted by $400. To confirm a place at next year’s event click here.

For further details contact Ed Long, Project Director at Ethical Corporation at or call +44 (0) 207 375 7188.


Ethical Corporation’s mission is to help businesses around the globe do the right thing by their customers and the world. We believe this is not only how to ensure a future for all but makes good business sense. We serve CSR, compliance, risk and governance communities with topical and insightful business intelligence and meeting places.

We provide business intelligence to more than 3,000 multinational companies every year. Our customers are also NGOs, think-tanks, academia, governments and consultancies. We publish the leading responsible business magazine, website, and research reports. Our conferences are widely recognized as the best in the field.


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