ISC is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization committed to developing the next generation of communication and media leaders required to create green jobs, foster environmental restoration and improve quality of life in the communities they touch.

ISC actively develops and participates in conferences, seminars, workshops and publications focused on the media supply chain practices of public and private sector organizations. ISC staff, advisors and fellows also develop curricula and conduct training focused on sustainable communication in partnership with academic organizations, government agencies and business enterprises.

We provide research and analysis for organizations of all types and sizes. ISC staff, advisors and fellows have decades of experience in sustainability, environmental management, lifecycle analysis, carbon footprinting, total cost accounting, lean six sigma, value stream mapping, opinion research, supply chain management, operations management, training and education.

ISC supports the career development of young scholars and professionals through programs providing mentoring, internships, scholarships and fellowships that build capacity and essential human capital for the widespread adoption of sustainable communication media technology and business practices.

Below is a list of ISC's current programs and initiatives:

1Sustainable Advertising Partnership: advertising industry initiative supported by Ad-ID and responsible brand leaders.

2ECO360 TRUST : campaing to raise awareness and put sustainability principles into practice.

3SOSreach: grassroots movement to improve the economic, environmental and social quality of life for young people.

4NYU/SCPS Seminar Series: seminars and events on sustainable communication media and supply chain management.

5Urban Scholars: scholarship program which enables urban students to complete undergraduate and graduate degrees.

6ISCreach: outreach program that stimulates classroom discussion on sustainability in higher education.