April 2018
Shared Value Project
Business leaders make shared value a priority at 2018 #SVSummitAPAC

In less than two weeks, the Shared Value Project will welcome Chairs, Chief Executive Officers and other senior leaders and practitioners to the 2018 Shared Value Summit Asia Pacific in Sydney, 18 April.

The Summit, sponsored by IAG, will showcase the most inspiring leadership in shared value from companies including AIA Australia, BlackRock, Enel, Frasers Property, Lion, NAB, Unilever and many more.

Wherever you are on your shared value journey, don't miss out on this opportunity to build your skills and network, and engage with leading shared value practitioners in this important business dialogue.  With only a few tickets remaining be sure to book your ticket now.

See you 18 April at the 2018 Shared Value Summit Asia Pacific in Sydney.

Helen Steel
Chief Executive Officer​

In this issue
Discover the role of shared value in the Asia Pacific - limited tickets still available
Final speakers

Join national and international business leaders in Sydney on 18 April to discover how shared value is making an impact across the Asia Pacific region.

Register now for the 2018 Shared Value Summit Asia Pacific and hear from speakers including the Chairs of IAG, NAB and Yarra Valley Water, CEOs of IAG, AIA Australia and Green Building Council of Australia, and international speakers from BlackRock, Enel Green Power and FSG

Save $350 with a Summit + Masterclass Pass for 2 days of shared value learning!

Join Australia's delegation to the 2018 Shared Value Leadership Summit, New York

Exclusive learning tour hosted by the Shared Value Project

The Shared Value Project’s Chair Peter Yates AM and Chief Executive Officer Helen Steel will lead a delegation of Australian business leaders to New York for the Shared Value Leadership Summit (30 April to 2 May) and Learning Tour (3-4 May).

Hillary Clinton to speak at #SVLeaders

Around the world we’re seeing unprecedented calls for business to provide scalable solutions to society’s greatest challenges. Hillary Rodham Clinton will join other global thought leaders at the 2018 Shared Value Leadership Summit to discuss today’s socio-political environment and why this is the moment for companies to act and innovate for shared value.

Email Sarah Bailey to learn more about joining this delegation and learning tour.

Shared Value Champion: Sue O'Connor

This month's Shared Value Champion, Sue O'Connor, Chair of Yarra Valley Water is one of the business leaders who will be speaking at the 2018 Shared Value Summit Asia Pacific on 18 April. Learn how Sue and her colleagues are using shared value.

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Watch: FAQs about the Indian window of DFAT's Business Partnership Platform

Reminder - Applications due 12 April

Watch this video about the BPP India Window - 2018 covering eligibility, criteria and frequently asked questions. The application period closes on 12 April. This round of funding as part of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade's Business Partnerships Platform is focused solely on ideas supporting economic and social development in India.

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New member: Yarra Valley Water
Yarra Valley Water

Joining the SVP membership this month is Yarra Valley Water, Melbourne's largest retail water utility, providing essential water and sanitation services to more than 1.8 million people. Through a new shared value initiative, ReWaste, Yarra Valley Water is converting food waste into energy at a facility north of Melbourne. The biogas fuels an adjacent sewerage treatment plant with excess energy being exported to the grid as a green energy source. The initiative keeps water prices lower, while reducing landfill and cutting greenhouse gas emissions.

New case study: shared value and retirement

In this new case study from Homesafe Solutions Pty Ltd, a joint venture between The Szabo Group and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Limited, you will learn more about this great example of reconceiving products and services. The Homesafe Wealth Release® product provides the opportunity for home equity release to become a more meaningful fourth pillar of the Australian retirement income system through releasing more of the equity that senior Australians hold in their homes, whilst they still live in their homes.

Read the full case study

Learn more about this case study from Bendigo and Adelaide Bank at the 2018 Shared Value Summit Masterclass on 19 April - register now.

Shared value in the media

Catch up on highlights from shared value in the media and the global community.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday 18 April 2018

Thursday 19 April 2018

30 April to 4 May

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As a member of the Shared Value Project, organisations have the opportunity to be a part of the community shaping the future of shared value in Australia.

For information about becoming a member, please contact info@sharedvalue.org.au

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