BU Event: Sustainable Business Transformations: What it means for your business and how you can improve your business performance

Join us, The Centre for Sustainable Business Transformations at Bournemouth University, for an insightful event that directly addresses your business interests, focusing on “Sustainable Business Transformations:

What it means for your business and how you can improve your business performance”, June 12, 2024. 9.00-14.00.

In today’s rapidly evolving business landscape, integrating economic, social, and environmental sustainability principles is paramount for long-term success.

By attending this event, you will gain valuable insights into the pivotal role of sustainability in contemporary business strategies. More importantly, you will learn how to leverage sustainable practices to enhance your bottom line while contributing positively to society and the environment. Join us in this engaging discussion to unlock the potential of sustainable business transformations for your organisation’s success and to network with other businesses and academics.


This event aims to facilitate discussions on the essence of sustainable business transformations and provide practical strategies for enhancing business performance through sustainability initiatives.

• To discuss what sustainable business transformations are

• To discuss how to transform your business towards sustainability and improved business performance

This will be an interactive session in which we work with you to achieve the following key objectives:

1. Exploring the concept of sustainable business transformations, explaining its significance, and examining real-world examples of successful implementations.

2. Examine actionable steps and best practices for businesses to embark on their sustainability journey, fostering improved business performance while aligning with societal and environmental needs.

Outline Programme
Arrivals from 9am
9.00-9.15 – Coffee, pastries, networking
9.15-9.45 – Welcome and Introduction to sustainable business transformations and executive education (Prof Marcjanna Augustyn and Rachel Clarke)
9.45-10.15 – Session 1 – Sustainable business models and strategies (Dr Mili Shrivastava)
10.15-10.45 – Session 2 – Sustainable operations and supply chain management (Sid Ghosh)
10.45-11.00 – Break
11.00-11.30 – Session 3 – Technology in sustainable transformations (Dr Lai Xu)
11.30-12.00 – Session 4 – Communicating Sustainable Practices (Dr Kaouther Kooli)
12.00-12.30 – Session 5 – Q&A Session with the panel of presenters and representatives from business
12.30-13.30 – Working lunch and table discussions
13.30-14.00 – Debrief and Closing Remarks


This site uses cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. By browsing this website, you agree to our use of cookies.