Canada North 2025 SME Event Series

Join us for this introductory series focused on SME emerging trends and sustainable transformation. For more information, contact your local Chamber.

Canada North: Competitiveness & Supply Chain Advantage

Society, governments & Supply Chains increasingly nudging SMEs to take action on Sustainability (Net Zero, ESG & Purpose). SME access to
Sustainable Financing options will increasingly unlock ‘action’ & value
creation (meeting requirements for Banks, Insurance & stakeholders).

Inaugural Leadership Series: ESG for SMEs

Goodman Sustainability Group is a trusted consultant and ESG curriculum provider for the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’s SME Institute. We are delighted to introduce Canada’s first demystified curriculum for SMEs linked to their business reality.

Reconciliation, Trade & Competitiveness

In collaboration with the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce, we are delighted to introduce this series on SME action on Sustainability (ESG/Purpose) in Canada’s North.

Learn more about the VeriStell Institute

The VeriStell Institute is a globally focused Not-For-Profit Think Tank dedicated to MAINSTREAMING new Corporate frontiers for Sustainability and publishing consensus positions – recognized worldwide.

Corporations positively impacting society and driving Competitiveness.
The VeriStell Institute leads global projects that enable the adoption of the Sustainability agenda in the Corporate Sector – providing BLUEPRINTS for meaningful action in partnership with others.

Spotlight on Brazil Leaders

Given our laser-focus on societal impact & competitiveness, we have the privilege of welcoming Marcelo Seraphim, PRI’s Head of Brazil along with Roberto Leuzinger, Partner at one of the largest independent Brazilian asset management firms – Vinci Partners – part of the ABVCAP unique network of Private Equity and Venture Capital firms. They are jointly addressing several societal challenges including the Brazilian youth unemployment rate of 29.8% for youth 18-24 years old.
This is bold corporate action and impact focus – leveraging the ingenuity of firms to help drive tangible societal outcomes and address underlying systemic issues. Sectoral projects take that even one step further, by catapulting the impact trajectory and time-horizon to the benefit of society.
‘Impact’ will increasingly become the societal litmus test for business action and the new corporate sustainability frontier. (Net Zero, ESG & Purpose).

Transformative Leadership with Matt Haggman

The ESG and Impact Debate – where is the new frontier and why does it matter? What role does ‘Leadership Conviction” play in quest & momentum for Net Zero, ESG & Purpose Impact?