31 January 2013
The past, present and future of reporting
Since 2010, Virgin Media has taken an exclusively digital approach to sustainability reporting. As part of our listening and learning initiative, we asked five leading sustainability thinkers to share their views about sustainability reporting with us.
We've used the experts' insights to create an interactive timeline, which you can explore below, and a short film.....
As a company that’s taken an exclusively digital approach to reporting, it’s something we’re really interested in. So we’ve used the experts’ insights to create an interactive timeline, which you can explore below. For our timeline and video, we spoke to:
- John Elkington, Co-founder SustainAbility and Chairman Volans
- Alan Knight, Independent Sustainability Advisor
- Sally Uren, Deputy Chief Executive Forum for the Future
- Jo Confino, Chairman Guardian Sustainable Business
- Rory Sullivan, Independent Consultant/Writer in Responsible Investment
Not only did these experts share their observations and predictions about the past, present and future of sustainability reporting with us, but we also asked them to share their own sustainability journey with us, which you can also find in the timeline. Do check it out and let us know what you think by commenting below, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or via twitter, not forgetting to include #vmsust
This timeline forms part of our ‘We’re All Ears’ programme, our way of listening to what people - both inside and outside our business - think about how we’re getting on and what we could be doing better. We identified three audiences we wanted to involve in the 'We’re All Ears' programme – staff, consumers and the sustainability experts. But being a Virgin brand, we wanted to make the experience as digital, interactive and fun as possible, for everyone involved.