Future Resilience by Design
October 12, 2023 Dubai • Avani Palm View Hotel
- Track 1
Setting The Stage
- Track 2
Shaping a Resilient Future
- Track 3
Innovation and Technology for Sustainability
8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Registration and Networking Breakfast
9:30 AM – 9:45 AM
Welcome Message by BPS GM Negib abouhabib, and Shape the World Conference co-organizer Stanislav Lencz.
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Introductions and opening remarks including a brief overview of the event’s objectives and importance of sustainability and resilience in today’s business landscape.
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM
Keynote Address: “The Urgency of Climate Action”
Renowned expert in climate change discusses the global challenges and the role of businesses in addressing climate change.
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM
Executing the Pivot: Making Sustainability Business-Viable
An ESG expert provides a new method of transition towards sustainable business models.
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
Panel Discussion: “ESG Strategies: A Path to Sustainable Growth”
Industry leaders share their experiences and insights on effective Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) strategies.
Moderator facilitates discussion and Q&A.
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10:45 AM – 11:15 AM
11:15 AM – 11:25 AM
Keynote address “Economy of Communion and Cities of Change”
11:25 AM – 11:50 AM
Presentation: “Future Resilience by Design: Navigating Uncertainties”
A presentation by the Regional Director of Consulus Europe and Middle East, focusing on designing organizations for future resilience, showing how companies and organizations from relevant industries pivoted and achieved resilience.
11:50 PM – 12:15 PM
Presentation “Shaping Leaders of Unity in an Age of Disruption”
A presentation by the Head of Consulus Croatia on discovering strategies for shaping unity among leaders in times of disruption and uncertainty, and fostering resilience and collective impact.
12:15 PM – 12:30 PM
Questions by the attendees
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
1:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Presentation: “Green Tech Unleashed: Technology’s Role in Sustainability”
Interplay of sustainability and technology: what can technology do in making you govern your sustainability.
1:45 PM – 2:00 PM
Presentation: “Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability: Empowering Businesses for Positive Impact”
A Microsoft representative presents innovative solutions for driving sustainability using cloud technologies.
2:00 PM – 2:15 PM
Presentation “Unleashing the Potential of AI: Charting the Path Forward”
Discover the transformative capabilities of AI with Microsoft. Explore the Microsoft AI Cloud partner program, Microsoft 365 Copilot, and Bing Chat Enterprise, powerful tools redefining collaboration and communication for sustainability and resilience.
2:15 PM – 2:45 PM
Workshop – “Building Resilience: A Personal and Organizational Assessment”
In this engaging workshop, we will explore the concept of resilience from both a personal and organizational perspective. We’ll begin by delving into individual resilience, offering a brief dive into the “Masterplan” for personal growth and adaptability. Next, we’ll shift our focus to your company’s resilience by conducting a concise assessment based on the 4 Cs framework: Purpose, Vision, Culture, and the ability to execute an asymmetrical pivot, all illustrated through 4 key slides. Join us to gain insights into enhancing your personal and organizational resilience, paving the way for a more adaptable and robust future.
2:45 PM – 3:00 PM
Closing Remarks and Call to Action
Summarize key takeaways from the event.
Encourage attendees to integrate sustainable practices into their businesses and pledge commitment to action.