Sustainability: Green Eggs & Ham, Billion Euro investment in 100 green companies, what I learned
Monday 18 November 2019, 5:30pm – 7:30pm @Fishburners
155 Queen Street – Brisbane City
Green Eggs & Ham >> A billion euro investment in 100 green companies >> and what went wrong.
Looking over a billion euros of green investment in Europe, Brisbane-native Alyssa Jade McDonald – Baertl returns home to chat with Entrepreneurs, Intrapreneurs and Corporate Innovators to review results of the ups and downs of a giant set of invests. Green eggs is a metaphor for the 100 companies she has benchmarked after successful investment in sustainable and circular enterprises >> the ham, is a vulnerable discussion about what went wrong >>
How could LEAN/AGILE approach help companies become more sustainable?
Joeri (Yuri), known to locals for his innovation & agile coaching through BIGJUMP, will work with Alyssa Jade to stimulate the group to split into four groups of World Café to co-create responses to work on specific questions about what prevents entrepreneurs and business owners in South East Queensland region.
Results of the event will be collated as part of her research ‘Grow Green and THRIVE’, a 3 year research tracking a billion euros in green company investment and the struggles, and opportunities betwixt GrowGreenandTHRIVE > these results are shared with stakeholders from Europe to Asia Pacific about roadmapping incubation and enabling conditions from regulation change to finance availability
About the Presenter
Alyssa Jade McDonald – Baertl successfully built a chocolate social enterprise, which is now being reverse-engineered via research to form the basis of a new ISO to set a new world standard for the industry.
She created #GreenTurnaround, a method which examines the best green practices for a company’s DNA which also meets green regulations and market trends. Her clients range from the European Commission to stock-listed MNCs to break-through SMEs and green investors; and writing market strategy for approximately 4 billion euro in green investment.
5:30pm Networking & Nibbles
7:15pm Q&A and Networking