As a thought leader and expert in sustainability, Coro shares her ideas on advancing corporate social innovation through speaking engagements, presentations and webinars on a wide range of topics.

She posts her events and video, audio and webinar presentations on trends and best practices in corporate sustainability and responsibility so others can accelerate their social leadership. She speaks with knowledge, experience and passion on a host of subjects. Is Coro the right speaker or facilitator for you?

Speaking Engagements

Social Purpose in Business

Thursday, October 25
1:15pm – 5:30pm PST (networking until 6:00pm)

Vancouver, BC. The Social Purpose Institute at United Way and the Board of Change are collaborating on this Workshop to support BOC business professionals and company members interested in increasing their involvement in community quality of life in the City, through the core of their business – in the Social Purpose Business model.

Passive House Canada Conference

Wednesday, November 7
8:30am PST

Vancouver, BC. Coro will be delivering the keynote presentation at the Passive House Canada national conference on: “Putting the Active in Passive: Creating Transformational Organizations and Roles”. She will answer: What does it mean to be a transformational professional? What are the qualities of a transformational company? Are there strategies for system change that can impact the individual and organizations?

Corporate Sustainability Practitioners: Roles have Changed, has your Job Description?

Thursday, November 15
11:00am PST

Webinar. Coro is conducting this webinar for the International Society of Sustainability Professionals, which will provide ideas, inspiration, and examples to help CSR and sustainability practitioners evolve their roles and influence in their organization and society.

The Circular Economy—A Pathway to a Sustainable Organization

Friday, November 29
9:00am – 4:00pm PST

SFU Wosk Centre for Dialogue, 580 W. Hastings St., Vancouver. Coro is facilitating this day-long session on becoming a circular organization. Very practical, lots of hands-on exercises and tips!

GreenBiz Forum

February 26 – 28, 2019

Phoenix, AZ. Join Coro in Phoenix Arizona, at GreenBiz 2019, the Premier Annual Event for Sustainable Business Leaders. She will be moderating a session on “What every sustainability professional should know about board sustainability governance”, with investors, corporate directors and sustainability professionals represented on the thought-provoking and practical business panel.



Check out this short video where executives from Unilever, TELUS and BASF discuss transformational corporate leadership in this GLOBE 2014 panel moderated by Coro.

National Zero Waste Council

Coro moderates a discussion on new circular economy business models for the National Zero Waste Council, 2014.

Net Impact Conference

Coro made a presentation to UBC business students at the 2013 Net Impact Conference.

Circular Economy Business Model Innovation

Coro provides a 20 minute overview of her research into circular economy business model innovation which she conducted for the National Zero Waste Council. She profiles 8 case study companies which are successfully becoming circular enterprises and shows how. Check out these times: 18:00 – 38:00 or watch the whole show.

Introduction to the Transformational Company Qualities

Watch this 30 minute “Introduction to the Qualities of a Transformational Company” to learn what they are, why and how they were developed, why they are important and how you can use them in your corporate sustainability and social responsibility practice.


In these two podcasts Coro discusses trends in corporate social value creation, transformational companies, and why it’s in a company’s interest to help resolve some seemingly intractable social, economic and environmental challenges.

Part One

Part Two

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