The summit, which will see businesses address the environmental challenges facing the world, will take place in Paris on 21-23 April.
The speakers will be UN officials, CEOs of global companies and leaders from government bodies, think-tanks, and NGOs. Edelman's global head of corporate social responsibility and sustainability, Chris Deri, will speak on ‘innovating new business models for a changing world'.
Other speakers include the chairman and CEO of Air France/KLM, the director general of WWF and representatives from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
Edelman participated in the 2008 summit held in Singapore. This year's conference will address renewable energy and the best ways to manage the risks posed by climate change.