Entries by Or Katzman

YK Center to Speak at New Economy Conference in Tel Aviv University

Coller School of Management of Tel Aviv University will be hosting the 2017 Annual European SPES Conference in September 4-6, 2017 in Tel Aviv, Israel. The conference, named “New Economy – Old Traditions: Caring Entrepreneurship Conference” will deal with questions like: Can there be a new way to build organizations that will be caring, sustainable and ethical? […]

The 2017 Sustainability Leaders Survey Results

GlobeScan and SustainAbility hosted a webinar yesterday, June 28, to discuss the results of The 2017 Sustainability Leaders Survey. The Sustainability Leaders Survey is the largest and longest-running survey of its kind and has tracked expert opinions on sustainable development leadership for 20 years. The discussion was lively and insightful. The five exceptional thought leaders shared […]

Meaningful Influencers Inaugural Steering Committee Gathering: Saturday, April 29th, Beverly Hills

The YK Center team would like to thank Gabe Erem, Daniel Erem and the entire Lifestyles Magazine team for this opportunity to deliver the B2T vision and to share the YK Center call to action with this extraordinary network of philanthropists and influential gamechangers. Meaningful Influencers is a new platform for higher philanthropy gathering together an […]

YK Center Supports the Launch of the SDGC/A

YK Center founders Prof. Yehuda Kahane and Mr. Tal Ronen traveled to Kigali, Rwanda for the official launch of The Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa (“SDGC/A”) on January 27 at a landmark inclusive conference convening around the subject of Expediting the Implementation of Africa’s 2030 Agenda. The SDGC/A (www.sdgcafrica.org) will provide technical support, advice […]

The UN Global Compact – 2016 Accenture Strategy CEO Study

The 2016 United Nations Global Compact-Accenture Strategy CEO Study—the most recent in more than a decade of research—reveals a window of opportunity in the minds of the world’s business leaders. Since the last study in 2013, frustrated ambition has given way to optimism as CEOs see a mandate to solve societal challenges as a core […]

YK Center Mission to Rwanda, January 2017

We are honored and humbled to have been invited by The Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa (SDGC/A) to participate in their conference in Kigali, Rwanda on January 27th. This landmark conference convenes around the subject of Expediting the Implementation of Africa’s 2030 Agenda. The event is co-organized by SDGC/A and the Association of African […]

The Role of Development Banks in the New Economy

How do we accelerate the New Economy conversation from the billions to the trillions (B2T) such that we are working on solutions at the correct scale? If you were making the call, what would you do? I would create a massive investment guarantee program for the world, to be honest. That would be my big […]