On November 10, 2016, the Global Compact Network USA convened sustainability leaders from the corporate and academic sectors at a workshop in New York City on Business-University Collaboration to Advance the Sustainable Development Goals. This event was organized in collaboration with the New York University Stern’s Center for Sustainable Business and the Principles for Responsible Management (PRME) North America chapter. The workshop was facilitated by Mr. Gregg Fraley.
The purpose of the event was to explore practical methods of collaboration to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Specifically, the question we aimed to answer was: What collaborative projects might businesses and universities create to help achieve the SDGs?
*Read the full report for event details, photos, and ideas for innovative collaborative projects.