This is the archive website for the Sustainable Enterprise Conference. The site hosts archives for our events from 2007-2018.

In 2020 we deployed a new webite for the Sustainable Enterprise Conference at

Since COVID-19 arrived we've stopped convening.

Prof. Robert Girling, Ph.D.

Robert Girling is a Professor in the School of Business and Economics at Sonoma State University. He received his Ph. D. from Stanford University and has taught and consulted in 20 different countries. He has also taught at the Federal University of Bahia, the Federal University of Minas Gerais in Brazil, the University of the West Indies and American University in Washington D.C. He has consulted with the World Bank, USAID, the United Nations, and the International Center for Research on Women. 

Dr. Girlingis a social entrepreneur who co-founded LIDERE, a school improvement program in Brazil which worked with 80 schools in Northeastern Brazil. He is a co-founder of the Sustainable Enterprise Conference series and serves on the Board of East Bay Green Tours. Prof Girling is the author of over 50 articles and books. He is currently writing a book on sustainable companies and social enterprises.

Organizational Information
School of Business and Economics
Sustainable Enterprise Conference Steering Committee