STEP Into a Better World

9th to 10th of December 2020

A Virtual Conference

dedicated to driving action for the 17 Sustainable Development Goals

We have collated into four accessible themes directly relevant to you


Sustainable Society

Technology & innovation

Environment & nature

Partnering for a Better World

You will reach a broader community than in traditional conferences, generate more outputs and actions, build new networks, encourage solutions and equip yourself with greater potential to collaborate for a better world. Please join us by registering below.

Engage with TBC+ global attendees across two days of high value content, Q&A and polls

Participate in panels on key industry topics

Sponsored virtual booth featuring multiple pieces of content to ensure your brand and messaging is reaching the right audience, public chat box and lead generation

Gain visibility via our social media channels, website and bespoke promotional marketing to our database of TBC community professionals

Network and connect with attendees via live chat boxes

You will be able to contribute to sessions dedicated to partnering for global good, the only Sustainable Development Goal dedicated to achieving all the others. 

The initiative will take advantage of a variety of session formats. Participants will be able to engage in Event Plenaries, VIP calls to action, Pecha Kucha interactive sessions, fireside chats, ask me anything Q&As, panel discussions, one to one networking, Themed Open Spaces, pre-recorded videos, partnering clinics, Needs-Solution Challenges, Partnership Pitching Platforms, facilitated workshops, and more…

The conference sessions will also encourage, sustainable impact, common cause, equity, diversity and localisation.

Track Overview

  • Sustainable Society
  • Technology & innovation
  • Environment & nature
  • Partnering for a Better World


Dec 8 11:00pm - 12:00am Early networking
Dec 8 11:15PM–11:30PM · Stage Welcome The first STEP: Welcome to everyone
Dec 8 11:45PM–12:00AM · Sessions How to use the platform Guides and tips and how to get the best out of the STEP event platform
Dec 9 10:00AM–10:45AM · Stage STEP into Partnering What can we expect from the Partnering theme of this conference?
Dec 9 11:00AM–12:00PM · Sessions Testing Segment Lets see what this looks like before we make a decision on the text to use
Dec 9 12:00PM–12:30PM · Stage STEP to a Sustainable society Setting the scene for the Sustainable society theme
Dec 9 2:00PM–2:30PM · Stage STEP forward with Technology & innovation Setting the scene for the Technology and innovation theme
Dec 9 2:00PM–3:00PM · Sessions Effective partnering An illustrated video dialogue on proven tools and frameworks to help make partnering more effective, based on TPI’s experience since 2003
Dec 9 4:00PM–4:45PM · Stage STEP into the Environment and nature Setting the scene for the Environment and nature theme
Dec 9 7:00PM–7:30PM · Sessions Reviewing STEP day 1 Sharing highlights and action from the earlier in the day
Dec 10 8:00AM–8:30AM · Stage Welcome to the second STEP Welcome back and inspiring talks
Dec 10 4:00PM–4:30PM · Stage The next STEP Moving on from talk to action