05 Feb - 18:00

Business Voice Series: The societal role of a multinational today

Solvay Brussels School - Economics & Management - Event

The Solvay Business Voice Series welcomes prominent Solvay alumni and successful professionals on campus to share their knowledge and debate topics of interest. An eclectic mix of subjects make up this forum – from Corruption & Compliance, Change Management and Effective Networking, to the Financial CrisisConverting Conflict to Success, and What it Takes to be an Entrepreneur....

The Solvay Business Voice Series is managed by Soha Saati, Corporate Alliance Manager (soha [dot] saati [at] ulb [dot] ac [dot] be) and Sara Luise, Communication & Marketing Officer (sara [dot] luise [at] solvay [dot] edu)

BVS: "The societal role of a multinational today"

by Paul Bulcke, CEO of Nestlé

M. Bulcke’s speech will be structured along:

  • History of Nestlé (Swiss roots, culture, values)
  • Global corporate citizenship: what is the role of business in society? (Role of the private sector: role of profit, role of innovation, investment, efficiency; Responsibilities; Opportunities; Role of the food industry in society for last 150 years and looking ahead)
  • Creating Shared Value: an approach to Nestlé in society (Framework for action; How does this translate to action on the ground)

More info and registration on the official event page.