Haas Newsroom


MEDIA ADVISORY
ATTENTION: Business, economics, and philanthropy reporters and editors


Contact: Ute Frey
(510) 642-3042
frey@haas.berkeley.edu


Press Release Link: http://www.berkeley.edu/news/media/releases/2005/03/29_socialventure.shtml


WHAT: Leading researchers and practitioners will present their findings on how to measure and account for the value of corporate social responsibility to a business's bottom line at the "Measuring and Reporting Social, Environmental, and Financial Performance" conference at the University of California, Berkeley's Haas School of Business.


WHEN: 5:30-7:30 p.m., Friday, April 8, and 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Saturday, April 9


WHERE: Arthur Andersen Auditorium, Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley. The Haas School is on Gayley Road, between Hearst Avenue and Bancroft Way.


WHO: Keynote speakers include:


Faculty from leading business schools will also present research on topics ranging from consumer ethics and social marketing to social capital and the role of the media.


BACKGROUND: The Haas School's Center for Responsible Business is partnering with Boston University's School of Management, the London Business School, and the Aspen Institute to present this annual conference. The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and Gap Inc. are sponsoring this year's event.


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NOTE: To attend, contact Ute Frey at the Haas School at (510) 642-0342 or frey@haas.berkeley.edu. For more details, go to: http://haas.berkeley.edu/responsiblebusiness/conference/index.htm.