Events

B Corp Masterclass: Fast Track to Certification (Sydney)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Hub Sydney | 101 William Street, Sydney

This session is designed to help you fast track your journey to becoming a certified B Corp! Bring your laptop as you will be working on your assessment during this session - under the guidance of the B Lab team, who will answer your questions and provide tips and tools. By the end of the session, you will hopefully be ready to submit the assessment and become a certified B Corp!

What is a B Corp & How to Become One (Sydney)

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Australia Post Business Centre | 10 - 12 Ralph Street, Alexandria

Please join Mindy Leow, Community Builder at B Lab Australia & New Zealand and representatives of the NSW B Corp community to find out more about how to become a B Corp and plans for the B Corporations movement in Australia.

This event is presented in partnership with the South Sydney Business Chamber, 'the voice of business' in Redfern, Waterloo, Eveleigh, Darlington, Chippendale, Green Square, Zetland, Beaconsfield and parts of Alexandria and Rosebery.

 

BLD (B Corp Leadership Development day) 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:30pm
NSW Teachers Federation | 23-33 Mary Street, Surry Hills

BLD (pronounced ‘build’) is a one day conference by B Corps, for B Corps, run entirely by volunteers from the community, and is an ideal professional development opportunity for you and your staff. It’s a day to network, connect, collaborate, share best practises, and learn better ways to use your B Corp certification as a platform to dramatically improve your internal and external thought leadership.

Vincent Stanley, Patagonia’s Director of Philosophy and co-author of The Responsible Company (with Yvon Chouinard) and Audette Exel, Founder of the Adara Group will be BLD's keynote speakers alongside an incredible line up of leaders from the Australian and New Zealand B Corp community. 

Please note, BLD is for Certified B Corps only. If you'd like to attend Vincent Stanley's B Corps and the new economy keynote, you can buy your ticket here.

B Corps and the new economy: A morning with Patagonia's Vincent Stanley

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 9:00am to 10:30am
NSW Teachers Federation Conference Centre | 37 Reservoir Street, Surry Hills

Attention business leaders of the new economy!

The B Corp community is inviting you to an exclusive opportunity to hear from Patagonia's Director of Philosophy, Vincent Stanley. In a special keynote address to the B Corp community he will be sharing his stories, learnings and hopes for the future of leadership in the new economy. This is your opportunity to understand the importance of being a business that is not just the best in the world, but best for the world.

Come along with you team, meet and mingle with Vincent and the B Corp community afterwards at morning tea.

If you're a Certified B Corp, please buy your ticket to BLD here. 

B Corp Community Drinks - Christchurch

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Old Government Building | 28 Cathedral Square, Christchurch, New Zealand

The B Lab Australia & New Zealand team would love to invite you to B Corp Community Drinks in Christchurch, to coincide with the Social Enterprise World Forum. 

The drinks are open to all certifed B Corps and like-minded members of the purpose community.

Social Capital Residency: Growing the B-corporation movement in South Australia

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Open State Dome | Victoria Square Adelaide, SA 5000

In this session, Don Dunstan Foundation’s Thinker in Residence Allyson Hewitt, joined by B-Lab Australia will discuss the intentions fueling the B-corp movement and how businesses can become accredited.

You will also have the chance to hear B-corp stories from:

For more great events visit the Don Dunstan Foundation webpage.

B Corp Masterclass: Fast Track to Certification (Adelaide)

Friday, September 29, 2017 - 9:30am to 12:00pm
Beyond Bank | 100 Waymouth Street, Adelaide

This session is designed to help you fast track your journey to becoming a certified B Corp! Bring your laptop as you will be working on your assessment during this session - under the guidance of the B Lab team, who will answer your questions and provide tips and tools. By the end of the session, you will hopefully be ready to submit the assessment and become a certified B Corp!

B Corp Webinar: Tips & Strategies for Certification (Online)

Friday, October 20, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

This session is designed to help you progress on your journey to becoming a certified B Corp. In this session, get your questions answered and learn tips & tools to help you complete the B Impact Assessment and achieve B Corporation certification. Remember to bring your list of questions of where you are 'stuck'.

WEBINAR: Improve Your B Impact Score

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Learn how to increase your social and environmental impact and boost your score to meet the minimum requirement of 80 points for certification.

B Corp Masterclass: Fast Track to Certification (Melbourne)

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Clarke Hopkins Clarke | 115 Sackville Street, Collingwood

This session is designed to help you fast track your journey to becoming a certified B Corp! Bring your laptop as you will be working on your assessment during this session - under the guidance of the B Lab team, who will answer your questions and provide tips and tools. By the end of the session, you will hopefully be ready to submit the assessment and become a certified B Corp!