Business leaders to discuss sustainability in emerging economies

A two-day business summit held in London next month will address the main responsibility challenges faced by companies that invest and operate in emerging markets.

The conference on October 9 and 10, organised by Ethical Corporation, will help business leaders "gain cutting-edge knowledge on how to manage the risks, spot new opportunities and develop strategies that combine responsible business with profits," the research business said on its website.

Speakers include IBM, Unilever, BHP Billiton, SAB Miller, De Beers, ICICI Bank, Banco Real, ABN AMRO, Arcelor Mittal, SAB Miller, IBLF,
Old Mutual, Absa, Nestle, Oxfam, Ford Motor Company, Intel, Barclays, Citigroup, British American Tobacco and others.

See the conference website here