Business and the Environment

Corporate Citizenship Symposium

Date and time

October 20, 2008

About this event

This panel will examine citizenship through the lens of business and its environmental impacts. Moderated by Mary Kramer, publisher, Crain's Detroit Business.


NextEnergy Center
461 Burroughs
Detroit, MI



  • Susan Cischke, group vice president of sustainability, environment, and safety, Ford Motor Company
  • James Croce, CEO, NextEnergy
  • Irene Dimitry, director of renewable energy strategy, DTE Energy
  • Henry Pollack, professor emeritus, University of Michigan
  • Mary Kramer, publisher, Crain's Detroit Business (moderator)


  • 5:30 p.m: Reception
  • 6:00 p.m: Program


  • Detroit Regional Chamber
  • Wayne State University
    • Eugene Applebaum Chair in Community Engagement
    • Law School
    • School of Business Administration