Thought Leadership

Strategic insights, learnings and best practices.

Since 1997, the WEC has convened over 200 thought leadership events in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia. Our events provide executive leaders with a platform to share strategic insights, learnings and best practices. WEC’s Thought Leadership agenda is member driven, providing companies with the opportunities to learn about current topics that are of greatest importance. Our events offer leading perspectives and include stakeholders from industry, NGOs, academia and the government.

Current Focus Areas

  • Decarbonizing Value Chains
  • Delivering Clean Energy
  • Advancing Climate Justice
  • Promoting Nature-Positive Business
  • Scaling Regenerative Agriculture
  • Improving ESG Disclosure


Recent Thought Leadership Initiatives

Nature-Positive Business Solutions: Perspectives in the Food and Beverage Sector in North America 

Recent Thought Leadership Events

2023 WEC Gold Medal Symposium


This is an invitation only event hosted by WEC and the 2023 Awardee to discuss a relevant sustainability topics....

Decarbonizing Value Chains: Hard-to-Abate Industries


WEC, ERM, and Boehringer Ingelheim are thrilled to announce our upcoming in-person event “Decarbonizing Value Chains: Hard-to-Abate” Industries” happening...

WEC Action Forum: Electrifying Corporate Fleets


Join us for an exclusive member-only WEC Action Forum as we tackle the topic of “Electrifying Corporate Fleets”. With...