As it happened: Our live blog from the Sustainability Leaders Forum

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Under the theme of Time to Transform, March 2022 is edie’s Business Leadership Month, with the content team primed to deliver an array of action-provoking content across all mediums.

You can expect exclusive video interviews and written interviews; downloadable reports; new episodes of the Net-Zero Business Podcast and Sustainable Business Covered Podcast; guest blogs from thought leaders; breaking news updates and more. 

Our biggest event of the year, the Sustainability Leaders Forum, took place in person at the London Business Design Centre on 8 and 9 March, with hybrid digital tickets also available. Find out more here. 

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Join us at edie’s Sustainability Leaders  Awards 


Taking place in London this month is the Sustainability Leaders Awards ceremony, which is back as a face-to-face celebration after a virtual event in 2021. The ceremony will take place on the evening of 30 March at the Park Plaza London Westminster Hotel. We are delighted to be welcoming Climate Change Committee chairman Lord Deben as our guest of honour. Click here to view the shortlist for the Awards. 

Click here for full details and to purchase tickets for the Awards. It is highly recommended that you book your place as soon as you are able to (premium tables are limited).

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1) Sustainability Leaders Forum (08-09 March)

The multi-award-winning Sustainability Leaders Forum is edie’s biggest business event of the year, uniting 600+ corporate leaders, sustainability experts, government representatives, investors and NGOs for two days of thought-provoking talks and interactive workshops – all with a laser-like focus on transforming business, for good. Click here for more information.

2) Sustainability Leaders Awards (30 March) 

The associated Sustainability Leaders Awards is the UK’s largest sustainability awards scheme, recognising the people, projects and initiatives that are accelerating business transformation. From the best efficiency programmes to product innovations; from stakeholder engagement and social sustainability initiatives to the people on the ground who are making change happen – the Awards celebrate and reward the sustainability excellence across all sectors. TV presenter Chris Packham has just been announced as the host for the Awards. Click here to read more.

3) Business Leadership Survey & Report 

Our flagship annual survey is back for 2022, exploring what great business looks like this year. The survey results will form the basis of an exclusive, high-level report, wrapping up Business Leadership Month. Keep an eye out on the edie site to access this survey.

4) Exclusive Features and podcasts 

edie will publish an array of exclusive features exploring the theme of sustainability leadership. From how the skillset of a sustainability professional has evolved, to avoiding the “carbon tunnel”, the features and discussions published during the month will equip readers with new insight.

5) Blogs and interview 

Throughout March edie will hear from some of the leaders of the sustainability movement, and the business decision makers tasked with delivering a sustainable transition. From blogs from the chief executive of Barclays to discussions with some of the most recognisable sustainability leaders, every key topic will be discussed by the experts. If you’re interested in being interviewed or providing a blog, please contact [email protected].

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