Sustainability Speaker Isabel Garro

Isabel Garro

Expert in sustainable development; Special Advisor to the High Commissioner for Agenda 2030 (2018-2020)

Speaker Isabel Garro is a distinguished economist known for her extensive work in sustainability. She has held high-level positions in the public, private, and civil sectors, including roles within the Spanish Government and the United Nations. Currently, she serves as the Chief Sustainability Officer at Votorantim Cimentos, leveraging her expertise to spearhead significant sustainability initiatives.

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    Isabel Garro biography

    Speaker Isabel Garro is an unconventional economist. She completed her training in Business Administration and Management and quickly realized that the theories she studied contrasted significantly with practical experience in the work environment. Driven by a constant desire to acquire knowledge and an insatiable curiosity to transform the business world, she ventured into the field of sustainability when it was still a largely unknown concept.

    Her professional career is as varied as it is fascinating. She has served in the three fundamental pillars of the economy: the public sector, the private sector, and civil society, holding leadership positions in the Government of Spain and in the United Nations’ foremost sustainability initiative. Currently, she is the Chief Sustainability Officer at Votorantim Cimentos.

    Recognized as an expert in sustainable development, her extensive career has positioned her as a co-leader in Spain’s sustainability commitments, working from the most influential levels of the main relevant entities. She has been a Special Advisor to the High Commissioner for the 2030 Agenda in the Presidency of the Government of Spain and has been the General Director of the Spanish Network of the United Nations Global Compact for 14 years.

    As a prominent national figure on the 2030 Agenda, Speaker Isabel Garro has held roles of great importance as Spain’s representative to the Council of the European Union in this area. She has also chaired the Advisory Group of Local Networks of the UN Global Compact and has been a member of the Advisory Committee of Transparency International Spain, as well as the Ethics Council of Auchan Spain.

    Isabel Garro Speaking Videos

    Interview with Isabel Garro, Global Sustainability Leadership Manager at Acciona.
    Isabel Garro - The Path to Sustainability: How Will It Affect Economies and Businesses?

    Isabel Garro Keynote Topics

    Isabel's lectures are structured around scientific knowledge developed by international organizations and scientists worldwide. They explain that the world, as we know it, is about to vanish. If we search for "Climate Change" on Google, in 0.36 seconds we will get about 122 million results. Yet, among those millions of results, it seems everyone has forgotten to mention one small detail. Do you want to know what the best kept secret in the world is?

    Discover how the 2030 Agenda can boost your business and build a better future for everyone. In this lecture, we will explore:

    - The 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): A roadmap for a more sustainable and inclusive future.
    - Key insights for the business sector: How the SDGs can create value for your company and contribute to a better world.
    - Competitive advantages: How the 2030 Agenda helps you differentiate in the market and attract committed clients and talent.
    - Opportunities for your business: Success stories and strategies to maximize the possibilities offered by the 2030 Agenda.

    The world is changing at a dizzying pace. Economic, climate, social crises... A tsunami of challenges is approaching. Is your company prepared to ride it or will it be swallowed by the wave? In this vibrant and practical lecture, we will give you keys to turn your business into an oasis of antifragility.
    We will begin the journey by delving into the characteristics of the main risks currently facing businesses in terms of ESG, and then develop systems of adaptation and anticipation that allow us to develop competitive advantages for our business.

    Have you heard of the acronym ESG? If not, you're missing out on the most important dance of the moment! In this laid-back and enlightening lecture, we'll guide you on an evolutionary journey through the most relevant acronyms in the field of sustainability, from old school to the latest trends.
    Join us to discover:

    - The ancestors of ESG: A historical review of the acronyms that laid the foundations of sustainability.
    - The birth of ESG: What does ESG mean? Where does it come from? Why is it so important?
    - The keys to the ESG dance: The three pillars (Environmental, Social, and Governance) and how they interconnect.
    - The trendiest moves: The latest trends in ESG and how they can benefit you.
    - The future of the dance: Where is business sustainability headed?

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