BSR Conference 2019

The New Climate for Business

November 12-14, 2019 San Jose, California

The Leading Sustainable Business Conference

Join us for the 27th annual BSR Conference, one of the longest-running and most prestigious sustainable business events. This year, we will explore the transformations that are creating a new climate for business and help to pave the way for companies, people, and planet to thrive in this era of rapid change. Join us this November in San Jose where together, we will create solutions for a just and sustainable world.

Spotlight on Speakers

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Board Director and Former Global Vice Chair, Public Policy

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Chairman, Board of Directors

Mars, Incorporated
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Co-Founder, Honest Tea

Executive Chair, Beyond Meat
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Vice Minister for the Environment

Netherlands Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management

Get Inspired

We will cover all of these timely issues and more at BSR19. Watch our latest videos here, and check out footage from past years on the BSR YouTube channel.

The Importance of Employee Activism
The Importance of Employee Activism

Michael Rohwer, Director, Information and Communications Technology, BSR

The Voice of Business in a Tribalized World
The Voice of Business in a Tribalized World

Alison Taylor, Managing Director, Sustainability Management, BSR

Businesses Must Respond to Women’s Voices
Businesses Must Respond to Women’s Voices

Aditi Mohapatra, Director, Women’s Empowerment, BSR

The New Climate for Business in the 2020s
The New Climate for Business in the 2020s

Aron Cramer, President and CEO, BSR

Plenary interview

Learn From Leaders Building a Better Tomorrow

BSR19 speakers will include global leaders from business, sustainability, and civil society.

Check Out the Speakers

Navigate the New Climate For Business

Our agenda will deliver innovative ideas, action, and momentum to solve the complex global challenges of today’s business landscape.

Explore the Sessions

Interactive breakout session
Networking at the BSR Conference

Network With a Community of Changemakers

Connect with more than 800 global leaders from Fortune 500 companies, civil society, government, and academia to boost your company’s sustainability strategy.

See Who Attends

The thought-provoking plenaries challenge your thinking and inspire you.


Platinum Sponsor
Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth
Gold Sponsor
International Copper Association
Don't Ban Equality—Tara Health

Silver Sponsor
Global Child Forum logo

Supporting Sponsors

Carbon Offset
Bonneville Environmental Foundation