2016 Annual Meeting

The 2016 Annual Meeting was held in Philadelphia, PA on October 21, 2016. The following presentations were given at the meeting.

Report on the current status of the B corp movement.

Presenter: Jay Coen Gilbert, co-founder of B Lab.

Report on the B Lab multinational and public markets initiatives.

Presenter: Frederick H. (“Rick”) Alexander, head of legal policy at B Lab.

Report on US and international legislative developments.

Presenter: William H. Clark, Jr.

Discussion of committee structure and responsibilities.

Discussion will be preceded by a presentation from Holly Ensign-Barstow, manager of mission alignment at B Lab, regarding legal issues involving specific types of businesses that B Lab has encountered.

Keynote Address:

Constituency Statutes and Impact Funds as Models for Benefit Corporation Performance

David Musto, Ronald O. Perelman Professor in Finance, Chair of the Finance Department, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.

The full agenda and notes are available for download.