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

IN-PERSON EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “Greening the Grid in Europe”


This Executive Roundtable brings together business leaders to discuss at what time and to what extent zero-carbon electricity may...

WEBINAR: “Understanding ESG Book” 


This webinar will explore how high quality ESG data can be generated & made available for professional use through...

EXECUTIVE ROUNDTABLE: “Financing the Transition to Regenerative Agriculture: Sharing Risk with Producers” 


The first Executive Roundtables in this series explored how agricultural value chains can promote sustainable development and climate action. Regenerative...