Responsible Impact Board Workshop - Rolle KMU Verwaltungsräte / Role of SME board membersAbout the workshop

The search for solutions to global megatrends and challenges – be it cyberattacks, climate change or poverty – increasingly influence the work of boards of directors. Chapter Zero Switzerland, engageability and the UN Global Compact Network Switzerland & Liechtenstein are organizing a workshop on ‘Sustainability in SMEs: Role and Responsibility of the Board of Directors’ in cooperation with the Swiss Board School.

The workshop is aimed at boards of directors of SMEs to promote a forward-looking approach to key sustainability issues.

When: 8 November, 16:30 – 19:00 CET
Where: Hegibachstrasse 47, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland

Dowload the flyer here (in German).


16:15 Arrival of the guests

16:30 Input on the regulatory framework in Switzerland and the EU.

17:00 Implementation in Strategy: Opportunities for SMEs | Discussion with Florian Strasser, Chairman of the Board (COB) GWF and Emanuel Greminger CEO and COB Polygal

17:30 ESG4Boards – Integrating Sustainability & Diversity in Board, Saskia Günther

17:45 Roundtable discussion with participants

18:15 Feedback round and recommendations

18:30 Apéro and farewell


The program is led by experts with many years of sustainability, leadership and board experience. We are motivated to facilitate workshops for responsible board members and provide access to guidelines and checklists.

  • Dr. Barbara Dubach, CEO & Gründerin, engageability
  • Prof. Dr. Michael Hilb, Co-chair, Chapter Zero Switzerland
  • Antonio Hautle, Executive Director, Global Compact Netzwerk Schweiz & Liechtenstein


We are looking forward to your registration via the following link.

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Responsible Impact Boards.