Session Information

Update on the Global Reporting Initiative and Sustainability Reporting Trends

Date: Thursday, March 3

Time: 11:30am - 12:30pm

Location: Room 16 in the VCC East Building Meeting Room Level

Format: Workshop

Co-presented by GRI and the Delphi Group (Canadian GRI Community Leader)

GLOBE 2016 Context:
Corporate transparency, disclosure and reporting remains a priority for leading companies on sustainability. In parallel, reporting norms and best practices continue to change and evolve in-step with stakeholder expectations.
 
Session Objective:
Facilitate a discussion of current trends and emerging themes for reporting within the Canadian context. Included will be a discussion of how to best generate business value from reporting efforts.
 
Topics:
·        Trends Globally for Sustainability Reporting in 2015 and 2016
·        Discussion Regarding Key Components of the GRI G4 Standard
·        Defining the business case for reporting
·        Alignment Between the GRI and Other Frameworks.
 
Note light refreshments and snacks will be provided.