OUR EVENTS

Learn, compete, network, and make your career sustainable for the environment!

Careers in Sustainability

Lazaridis Hall Atrium
November 18 7:00pm-8:00pm
Networking from 8:00pm-10:30pm

SIB Laurier is bringing in
industry professionals to take part in a panelled discussion exploring their personal career journey followed by a discussion about the industry as a whole…

Impact Investing

Lazaridis Hall Atrium
February 6, 7:00pm-8:00pm
Networking from 8:00pm-9:30pm

industry professionals to take part in a paneled discussion exploring what the Impact Investing industry as a whole currently entails and what direction this rapidly growing industry is moving towards…

SIB Projects Pitch Competition

Event details TBA!

PAST EVENTS

Winter 2019

SIB Projects Competition

This was pitch competition open to all students willing to participate that will ask entrants to come up with and pitch a solution to a real sustainable problem on Laurier’s campus. 

SIB Laurier Panel Event

Guest speakers from the Ontario Ministry of Environment and the Laurier Sustainability Office addressed on designated topics within sustainability in business to bring students into an  informative and diverse discussion.

B-Corp Conference

Environmental consulting is often a form of compliance consulting, in which the consultant ensures that the client maintains an appropriate measure of compliance with environmental regulations.

Fall 2018

H&M Speaker Event

SIB Laurier supported the initiative by encouraging students to donate clothes, and delivering the items to H&M, where they will be re-worn, reused or recycled.

IKEA Sustainability Challenge

Second-year BBA students worked in teams to come up with an innovative solution to IKEA’s question, “How can IKEA Canada create the most value through contributing to the development of the circular economy?”

Sustainability Careers Development Workshop

SIB Laurier brought in past alumni who have pursued a career focussed on sustainability in business to come in and share their experiences.

Spring 2018

Stantec Sustainability Consulting Case

This competitive case event with Stantec explored how to become a leader of our environment while you’re at it!

S4S Climate Conference

Tom Rand is a Canadian climate change expert, clean-technology venture capitalist, entrepreneur, author, and talented speaker. At our flagship event, he educated our students for a more promising future of tackling our world’s climate problem.

Sustainable Adathon with TAP

This hackathon-style event with Top Drawer Creative explored how to become a leader of our environment while you’re at it!

Winter 2018 and Fall 2017

TD Impact Investing Conference

This speaker event with TD & Sarona explored how to become a leader of our environment while you’re investing!

S4S B Corp Conference

B Corps meet the highest standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency, and legal accountability, and aspire to use the power of markets to solve social and environmental problems. 

HP Case Competition

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