Can Business Save the Earth? A conversation about sustainable business & joint networking event
Hosted by the Center for Sustainable Enterprise at UNC's Kenan-Flagler Business School and Center for Energy, Development, and the Global Environment at Duke's Fuqua School of Business
Alumni, faculty, and current students from UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School and Duke’s Fuqua School of Business are invited to come together for a unique event exploring the pathways to sustainability through business.
Please join us for a lively discussion and networking reception with sustainability students and professionals. Fuqua Professor Aaron Chatterji, co-author of Can Business Save the Earth? Innovating Our Way to Sustainability, will give a talk followed by an interview and discussion moderated by UNC Professor Olga Hawn.
Networking reception with appetizers, beer and wine, and book signing to follow. Dress is business casual. Free parking available.
Aaron Chatterji is an Associate Professor at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and Sanford School of Public Policy. He previously served as a senior Economist at the White House council of Economic Advisors (CEA) where he worked on a wide range of policies relating to entrepreneurship, innovation, infrastructure and economic growth. Chatterji’s research and teaching investigate some of the most important forces shaping our global economy and society: entrepreneurship, innovation, and the expanding social mission of business.
Olga Hawn is UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School’s Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, Sustainability Distinguished Fellow and Faculty Director of the Center for Sustainable Enterprise. She is also the winner of multiple research and teaching awards.