Knowledge and Events

You are continuously learning throughout your career as an effective and influential CRS professional. 

Use our framework, resources, and events to help set your personal objectives, track your progress, and reflect on your experience. You can easily use these tools alongside any professional development support you already have in place.


ICRS Exchange 2022: Agents of Change

Gregory Lewis

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COP26 Learning Zone

Check out our resource bank for all COP26 related items and information on hot topics in CRS this year!

COP26 Learning Zone - Landing Page


Attend our upcoming events to learn about crucial CRS topics and meet fellow practitioners and members.

ICRS Events

Member Stories

Each of our members has a unique path into our profession and insight on the skills needed to be brilliant. Read their stories below. 

Brian Kennedy, Senior Equity Portfolio Manager, Mediolanum Asset Management

Óonagh McArdle - Global Sustainability Implementation Sr. Manager, Dow Inc.

Pete Bradshaw - Head of Sustainability, Manchester City Football Club

Mark Topley FICRS - Director, The CSR Coach

Elisabeth Rochford FICRS - Partnerships Manager, O2 (Telefonica UK)

Gordon Rogers FICRS - Head of Sustainability, Yorkshire Water

Insights from our Hubs

ICRS Hubs bring members together to learn from each other. Read some of their insights and view recordings of their events below.

Aspire Hub Masterclass - Demystifying a Career in Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability

Opinion from the Scotland Hub - The Equality Pandemic: A Call to Action

Aspire Hub Masterclass - Skills for CRS: Building a Strong Foundation

A speedy interview with the Aspire Hub

A speedy interview with the Farnborough Hub

A speedy interview with the Scotland Hub

Map your skills against the ICRS Competency Framework

Use our Competency Framework to assess your CR&S skills. The framework forms the foundation of our membership application and assessment process, as well as our approach to CPD.

Competency Framework

Fireside Chats

During the first lockdown, we held weekly Fireside Chats for members to come together and discuss the impact of Covid-19 within the CR&S space. 

Fireside Chat: Communications

Fireside Chat: Partnerships

Fireside Chat: Supporting our members during Covid-19

Fireside Chat: Resilience and Employee Wellbeing

Fireside Chat: Supply Chain Disruption

Fireside Chat: Trust in Business in a Post-Covid World

Fireside Chat - philanthropy and financial support charities

Fireside Chat: Six Weeks in Lockdown - State of the Union

Access the Network

We have one of the largest networks of CR&S practitioners, spanning industries and sectors. Meet other responsible business professionals at our flagship events, roundtable discussions, regional hub meetings, and through our online community.

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