CECP’s Board of Boards CEO Conference, consistently rated one of the World’s Top Executive Gatherings in Weber Shandwick’s annual Five Star Conference Analysis, is a unique opportunity for corporate leaders to share insights and best practices and to help advance the business case for corporate community investment. By congregating for this event, global CEOs demonstrate their commitment to CECP’s mission — to lead the business community in raising the level and quality of corporate philanthropy.
CECP will hold its 6th Annual Board of Boards CEO Conference on Monday, February 28, 2011, in conjunction with International Corporate Philanthropy Day. Distringuished panelists for this event include:
Indra K. Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo
PepsiCo, which has the world’s largest portfolio of billion-dollar food and beverage brands has also developed a multi-year growth strategy, Performance with Purpose, which is focused on delivering sustainable growth by investing in a healthier future for people and our planet with Nooyi as this program's chief architect. Performance with Purpose encompasses PepsiCo’s commitment to continue to build a portfolio of enjoyable and wholesome goods and beverages, find innovative ways to reduce the use of energy, water and packaging and provide a great workplace for its employees.
William D. Green, Chaiman of Accenture
At Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, Mr. Green works closely with the leadership team on Accenture’s long-term business strategy. He represents Accenture with clients around the world, with key alliance partners, with business and government leaders and with other key external groups. Mr. Green is also focused on Accenture’s Skills to Succeed corporate citizenship efforts, which have pledged to equip 250,000 people around the world with the skills to get a job or build a business by 2015. He represents Accenture in many external venues, including Business Roundtable and Business Coalition for Student Achievement.
The discussion will be moderated by Charlie Rose, acclaimed interviewer and broadcast journalist who serves as executive editor and anchor for The Charlie Rose Show.
Immediately following the CEO conference will be a luncheon, with remarks by Lloyd C. Blankfein, Chairman and CEO of The Goldman Sachs Group. Mr. Blankfein is a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board at Harvard Law School, a member of the Harvard University Committee on University Resources, a member of the Advisory Board of the Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management, an overseer of the Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and a co-chairman of the Partnership for New York City.