The Beyond Growth 2023 Conference is a multi-stakeholder event aiming to discuss and co-create policies for sustainable prosperity in Europe, based on a systemic and transformative approach to economic, social, and environmental sustainability and its encompassing governance framework.

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Focus panel 11 – « Designing businesses in a future-fit economy »

Date: May 16, 2023 Time: 11:00 – 13:00

This panel will focus on the integration of sustainability concerns into business conduct. How can small and large companies take up their social and environmental responsibilities when dealing with customers and suppliers? What can corporate leaders do to integrate SDGs into their business strategies? How can regulation create a fair and sustainable environment for businesses that want to go beyond growth? Academics, legislators, social entrepreneurs, and company representatives will discuss the way towards a new corporate DNA.


  • Pascal Durand – MEP (S&D), Beyond Growth Conference organiser


  • Isabelle Ferreras – Research Professor, Belgian National Science Foundation/University of Louvain & Center for Labor and a Just Economy at Harvard Law School
  • Judith Kirton-Darling – Deputy General Secretary of IndustriAll European Trade Union
  • Eva Sadoun – co-chair of Impact France, CEO of and Rift
  • Erinch Sahan – Business & Enterprise Lead, Doughnut Economics Action Lab
  • Véronique Willems – Secretary General of SMEunited

Registration is mandatory. Click here to register.