Launched in 2006, Sustainable Brands has become a global learning, collaboration, and commerce community of forward-thinking business and brand strategy, marketing, innovation and sustainability professionals who are leading the way to a better future. We recognize that brands today have a unique role to play in both focusing corporate energy and also influencing culture. We seek to enable the success of better brands that are helping shift the world to a sustainable economy by helping them embed purpose-driven environmental and social innovation into the DNA of their business so that sustainability becomes a core driver of business and brand value.
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Sustainable Brands® events were founded on the belief that unleashing the best of our human ingenuity and innovation can change the shape of business, and with it, the world. Connect with professionals from different perspectives and disciplines in an optimistic, collaborative environment and create a shared vision of what is possible. Attend an upcoming event and learn more about our past events by watching video highlights.
May 14-17, 2016 | Cape Town, South Africa
Join local and global brand innovators at SB’s inaugural event in Cape Town and discover how to create an abundant Africa. SB’16 Cape Town will feature inspiring program events, break away workshops, tours and networking opportunities.
May 22-24, 2016 | Barcelona, Spain
The European community welcomes another opportunity to connect with like-minded professionals. Hear up to the minute market trends driving new opportunity for brand innovation that resolve real social problems and resource tensions. Global and local brands will showcase their progress when the community reconvenes in Barcelona during the summer of 2016.
May 26-27, 2016 | Istanbul, Turkey
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan economies in the world hosts the SB community for the fourth year in a row. Learn how business leaders are working together to solve challenges unique to emerging economies that contribute toward a sustainable future.
June 6-9, 2016 | San Diego, CA
This is by far the largest gathering of global sustainability and brand professionals who have focused attention on understanding and leveraging the role of brands in shaping our future. We’re back in San Diego at Paradise Point Resort & Spa. Mark your calendars and commit today to participating in collaboration activities onsite. Stay tuned for details as they unfold!