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ClimateCAP MBA Academy: “Activating Systems Change: Decarbonizing the Fashion Supply Chain”

March 8 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join this virtual learning series, ClimateCAP MBA Academy: Understanding the Business of Climate. Through this series, experts will talk on topics across the climate x business continuum to prepare the business leaders of tomorrow—today’s MBA students— to anticipate and manage climate risks and opportunities in their careers.

This event’s speaker is Lewis Perkins, President of the Apparel Impact Institute, who will be in conversation with Wesley Longhofer, Executive Academic Director of Emory University’s Goizueta Business & Society Institute. Lewis and Wesley will be speaking on the topic “Activating Systems Change: Decarbonizing the Fashion Supply Chain.” They’ll cover topics such as incentivizing stakeholders across the value chain, operationalizing change beyond theory, and what it takes to shift the mindset of an industry.


About ClimateCAP

The ClimateCAP Initiative is working to prepare tomorrow’s business leaders—today’s MBA students—to understand and respond to the climate challenge by mainstreaming the climate conversation in business school. As a global partnership of 35+ business schools, founded and led by the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, ClimateCAP works to bring together MBA students, educators, and corporate leaders to build community and talk about the business implications of climate change. ClimateCAP’s signature programs include an annual in-person MBA Summit drawing 350+ students each year, an online MBA Academy learning series for students who want to get up to speed quickly, a highly selective 12-month MBA Fellowship for aspiring climate changemakers, and a curated selection of teaching and learning resources for students and educators. Find out more at: https://climatecap.org/.


March 8
9:00 am - 10:00 am


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