The growing appetite of humanity is fueling a resource deficient economy with impacts of climate change, water scarcity, poor air quality, poverty, energy shortage, global health and food security. The unprecedented levels of consumption, present profound challenges to the wellbeing of society and natural environment. For the sake of everyone’s future, businesses are realizing to think forward and find solutions for what’s at stake. The firming up of corporate-government-civil society relationship is leading to drive a thriving society in a thriving environment. The ‘13th Sustainability Summit – Everyone’s Future’ presents captivating insights that inspire innovation and action towards the sustenance of everyone’s future
The Sustainability Summit is the annual flagship event of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) that was launched in 2006 to raise the bar of dialogue, practice and performance of sustainable business. Since it's humble beginnings, the Sustainability Summit has become the melting pot of thought and action leaders particularly from business and governments in the country. Shri Piyush Goyal, the Minister of State (I/C) for Power, New & Renewable Energy, Coal and Mines in 2016 commended that “This Summit is extremely important on the calendar of sustainability in India and I compliment CII for all the it has done for the nation”.