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The Power Of Zero In Driving "Breakthrough Capitalism"

LSE Sustainability and Department of Geography public lecture

Date: Tuesday 15 January 2013 
Time: 6.30-8pm 
Venue: Hong Kong Theatre, Clement House
Speaker: John Elkington
Chair:  Dr Michael Mason

Drawing from his recent book The Zeronauts: Breaking the Sustainability Barrier, John Elkington will provide an account of his personal journey over 40 years on “the sustainability frontier” and his proposals on how to meet global challenges.

John Elkington is co-founder and executive chairman of Volans.  He is also the co-founder of SustainAbility, where he remains today as a a non-executive member of the board.

Dr Mason is a senior lecturer in the department of Geography and Environment and an associate of the Grantham Research Institute for Climate Change and the Environment.

Suggested hashtag for this event for Twitter users: #LSEzero

This event is free and open to all with no ticket required. Entry is on a first come, first served basis. For any queries email events@lse.ac.uk or call 020 7955 6043.


A copy of John Ekington's powerpoint presentation is available to download: 

Download: The Power Of Zero In Driving "Breakthrough Capitalism"


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