The theme of the summit is Global Sustainability and Society Gurugram, Haryana, India (NewsView) • The summit will see the participation of distinguished experts, business leaders and decision makers from various industries • The two-day virtual summit will highlight the need to rethink and reshape organizations’ strategies towards a more sustainable future BML Munjal University (BMU), an initiative of Hero Group, today announced that it is hosting a two-day Virtual Leadership Summit 2022 on the 17 and February 18, 2022. The summit, in its second season, will bring together policymakers, business leaders and entrepreneurs to reflect on the theme of “global sustainability and society” and deliberate on how business can do the transition to greater sustainability in the broad sense. Ms. Shobana Kamineni, Executive Vice President, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited would be the keynote speaker on February 17, and Mr. Sunil Kant Munjal, Chancellor, BMU and Chairman, Hero Enterprise would be the keynote speaker on February 18, in a two-person virtual summit days. The summit will see the participation of a galaxy of leading professionals from India’s top companies, Indian and foreign educators and sustainability experts. The current alarming global scenario has urged the industry to reconsider how we combine our pursuit of economic growth with our efforts to meet the Nations Sustainable Development Group (UNSDG) by 2030. The BMU Leadership Summit 2.0 will also focus on the role of government policies in encouraging investors to engage in socially responsible enterprises. Although the pursuit of a sustainable future is inevitable, there is one important element that organizations need to focus on – a shift in perspective. Transforming business and entrepreneurship towards sustainability will forever shape and change the way businesses create value. Thus, sustainable alternatives are no longer an option but a need and the Summit intends to highlight related issues and launch insightful viewpoints. The first day of the summit will present a direction for the new business imperative, which is the need to adopt sustainable business practices and will therefore address topics such as sustainability and business performance, developing organizational capacity to achieve sustainability goals as well as learning. & Development for sustainability. The second day will focus on sustainable business models for the future and related themes such as balancing sustainability and entrepreneurship, a policy framework: creating a sustainable organization and how CSR is moving from a philanthropic approach traditional to a more sustainable approach. Speaking about the Leadership Summit, Prof. (Dr) Manoj Arora, Vice Chancellor of BML Munjal University said, “We are pleased to announce that this year’s Leadership Summit is centered on one of the issues the most compelling of our time. Building a sustainable future requires more than just a shift in mindset, it requires execution at the surface level. With this in mind, summit panelists are all set to explain how organizations can leverage sustainability in every business function. This is an honest attempt by the university to highlight these concerns and start a much-needed conversation around them. To learn more about the summit, please (bit.ly/33jHRb7) About BML Munjal University Named after the late founding president of the Hero Group, BML Munjal University (BMU) is a private university in State founded by the promoters of the Hero group. BMU is supervised by Imperial College London and is committed to creating, preserving and transmitting knowledge and skills of international reference. The university seeks to transform higher education in India by creating an innovative world-class teaching, learning and research environment in schools spanning the disciplines of law, management, economics, business and engineering. BML Munjal University School of Management was ranked 41st among all management institutions in all India in the 2021 NIRF rankings. The university offers undergraduate to PhD programs comprising BA (Hons) in Economics , BBA, BCom (Hons), BA LLB (Hons), BBA LLB (Hons), BBA, Integrated BBA-MBA at undergraduate level and MBA, LLB (Hons) and PhD at postgraduate level. For more information, log on to www.bmu.edu.in.
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