This course is concerned with sustainability as an opportunity for innovation. By examining trends shaping the future of business, it explores how sustainability offers competitive advantages. Students will learn to manage the complexity of sustainability, identify how it motivates the private sector, and be exposed to frameworks that foster innovative thinking. Examples from a wide range of businesses will be used to examine the relationship between sustainability and innovation. Students will evaluate a wide variety of technological, political, economic, and environmental trends that are shaping the future of business. Completing the course will leave students equipped with the tools to effectively apply sustainable thinking to business opportunities.
Faculty: Dr. Justin Bull
Course Date & Time
Mondays/Wednesdays 8:30am to 10:30am PST (Vancouver time).