Salon Du Chocolat

Paris, France, October 28  Bruno and Lisa attended the biggest event for chocolate makers around the world, with delegations from all major chocolate producing countries (Belgium, France, USA, and more) including many initiatives from cocoa producing countries that are starting to develop their own chocolate brands (Peru among them). The assistants to the trade fair on…

Impact Investment Summit

Zug, Switzerland OCT 30-31 Jessica from Ecosphere+ attended alongside around 150 attendees from a mix of impact funds, family offices, wealth advisors, NGOs and impact investments. 1st day afternoon focused entirely on blockchain and the evening reception was in conjunction with the Cryptovalley Association’s meetup. The majority of interest in Ecosphere+ generated from our blockchain partnership…

BSR: How Business Leads

Huntington Beach, CA, October 25-26 Kate from Ecosphere+ attended the BSR conference 2017 which marked the organization’s 25th birthday and one of the key themes was how far the corporate social responsibility and sustainability worlds have come since its founding.  Sustainability leaders past, present, and future were spotlighted, and topical themes included gender equality, women’s empowerment, climate,…