Sunday, November 2, 2014

Event - Sustainable Supply Chain Summit

The 9th Annual Sustainable Supply Chain Summit will take place on November 19-20, Tower Bridge Hilton, London, UK. It will help you address the biggest supply chain challenges and leverage supply chain opportunities. It will provide with the best practice on extractives, FMCG, apparel, chemical industries and more.

In the face of increasing resource scarcity and pressing environmental regulations, business needs to step up and innovate across its value chain to secure operations midterm.. Highlights include:

• Global Leaders share the future for value chain sustainability: VPs of procurement and sourcing at Unilever, Mars, BASF, Deutsche Telekom discuss how to build long-term supply security and move from a policeman to a partner approach and create long-lasting relationships with suppliers.

• Value chain innovation and industry collaboration: Hear the latest strategies on opportunities and challenges in creating circular product economies; effective B2B collaboration to mitigate deforestation and social risk of water use. Case studies from Marks & Spencer, H&M, AkzoNobel, HP, SABMiller and more.

• Fuse sustainability into purchasing and supplier empowerment: Learn how to align the objectives of the sustainability, procurement and supply chain functions; Build a worker dialogue to strengthen ethical trading results and drive factory management improvement.

• Meet all the right people in one place and brainstorm together: This is your only opportunity to meet 150+ peers working in supply chain, procurement, sourcing, CSR and find solutions together through getting involved at 18 interactive and 7 plenary sessions across two days.

Click here for more information or to register.

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