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The key issues shaping the future of sustainable business

Responsible Supply Chains

The majority of environmental and societal pressures fall within the supply chain. Discover new emerging innovations, technologies, and collaborations critical to sustainable, cost-effective supply chain strategies

08:30 - 09:00
Circular innovations across all areas of the business

Companies must drive new thinking across all areas of the business to close the loop on the product cycle. Hear how new systems, technologies, finance and innovations can help accelerate this change

ING Joost van Dun Circular Economy Lead ING

Kimberly-Clark Corporation Daniel Locke Global Sustainability Product & Packaging Leader Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Moderator: Forum for the Future Sally Uren CEO Forum for the Future

08:30 - 09:00
De-carbonising the supply chain through new technology and innovations

To meet the 1.5-Degree target requires ambitious investments and innovations in technologies, strategies and clean energy. But to make a carbon intensive business sustainable, you’re always aiming at a moving target. How do you successfully navigate this shift? Discover some of the leading innovations, smart technologies and renewables that are accelerating the move to a low-carbon supply chain.

Enel Giulia Genuardi Head of Sustainability Finance & Innovability (Innovation & Sustainability) Enel

Syngenta Alexandra Brand Chief Sustainability Officer Syngenta

H&M Group Kim Hellström Strategy Lead, Climate & Water H&M Group

08:30 - 09:00
Plastics Workshop – Reduction, Recycle and Replace

Plastic has been an invention that has been seen until recent years as the perfect material for product packaging. However, its strengths are also its weakness. In this 90-120 minute Chatham-House rules workshop, learn how to:

  • Reducing your plastic use – sustainable alternatives
  • Educate communities on plastic waste and recycling
  • Closing the loop on plastics

Bacardi Rodolfo Nervi VP Global Safety, Quality & Sustainability Bacardi

PepsiCo Yolanda Malone Vice President of Global Foods Packaging PepsiCo

The Dow Chemical Company Lorraine Francourt Director Chemicals Management and Circular Economy The Dow Chemical Company

Dell Louise Koch Corporate Sustainability Director, Europe, Middle East & Africa Dell

Moderator: Lonely Whale Dune Ives Chief Executive Officer Lonely Whale

08:30 - 09:00
Traceability and Transparency – Improve your visibility across all Tiers

To accurately measure impact, companies must have a multi-tier transparency of their value chain. Learn how to develop effective strategies incorporating data & technology to assess risk, improve compliance and increase productivity

Arla Foods Sami Naffakh EVP, Chief Supply Chain Officer Arla Foods

Fairtrade Cheryl McGechie Director of Public Engagement Fairtrade

ArcelorMittal Alan Knight General Manager- Corporate Responsibility ArcelorMittal

McCormick & Company Libby Bernick Managing Director and Global Head of Trucost Corporate Business S&P Global

Moderator: McCormick & Company Baptiste Carriere-Pradal Vice President Europe Sustainable Apparel Coalition

08:30 - 09:00
The scalability challenge: How new systems and technology can help

A challenge for many companies is scaling their supply chain impacts. Hear innovative case studies on how forward thinking, technologies and systems are driving change

Microsoft Ruptesh Pattanayak Director Industry Solutions Microsoft

WWF Raphaele Deau, LFL Market Lead WWF

Maersk Annette Stube Head of Group Sustainability Maersk

Danske Bank Jeanette Fangel Løgstrup Head of Group Societal Impact & Sustainability Danske Bank

08:30 - 09:00
Empower suppliers to help deliver new climate goals

New goals and ambitions will add increasing pressure on suppliers. Hear how new systems, technologies and collaborations are helping companies address GHG emissions, water resilience and other climate impacts

Circular Economy Club Hari Sundaresan Group Chief Procurement Officer BT

Moderator: Circular Economy Club David Greenfield CEC European External Affairs Circular Economy Club

08:30 - 09:00
Going beyond audits – New approaches, collaborations and technologies that address human rights risks

Whilst audits serve an important purpose in managing risks through the tiers of the supply chain, added layers are required to identify slavery and other human rights violations. Hear how companies have developed innovative strategies and approaches to go beyond the auditing process to address human rights risks

Co-op Paul Gerrard Campaigns and Public Affairs Director Co-op

NEXT PLC Christopher Grayer Head of Supplier Ethical Compliance NEXT PLC

Unicef Charlotte Williams Head of Children’s Rights and Business Unicef

08:30 - 09:00
Modern Slavery – The investor perspective

Investors will share how they are making investments and moving funds based on Modern Slavery risks. Most of the session will then be devoted to Q&A where investors will be asked; what are their expectations on companies with regards to Modern Slavery? What’s the level of importance in investment decisions and how companies can engage them better on Modern Slavery mitigation?

Nordea Sasja Beslik Head of Group Sustainable Finance Nordea

Moderator:  Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Phil Bloomer Executive Director Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

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