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Select your best practices. Collect the tough challenges. Plan your travel. The world needs you to help tackle the grave climate change, human rights and ethical challenges we face. Get ready for ignition.

Sustain 2019 is a must-attend event for a sustainable supply chain. You will share and learn, challenge and inspire, exchange and network with over 500 sustainability and procurement peers from 30 countries. Ignite your imagination, and ignite change that will drive positive impact through sustainable value chains.

Our 3rd Sustainable Procurement Leadership Awards Gala, keynotes, executive debates, innovation pitches and insightful workshops are all on the agenda.

Speakers

Insightful, practical, inspirational – Sustain speakers spark debate and bring you new knowledge in a collaborative environment.

Shraysi
Tandon

Journalist, filmmaker ‘Invisible Hands’

Timothy
Mohin

Chief Executive, GRI; Author
GRI

Patrick
Thomas

Chairman, Johnson Matthey & President, World Plastic Council

William
Cooper

Chief Procurement Officer,
University of California

Jean-Yves
Poichotte

CISO,
Sanofi

Jacob
Park

Director, Sustainable Futures Lab,
BSR

Ton
Geurts

CPO, Senior Vice President Supply Chain Excellence,
Bekaert SA

JoAnn
Strickon

Global Corporate Sustainability Manager,
ManpowerGroup

Michael
Nickson

Procurement Director,
Croda

Roland
Mees

Director Sustainable Finance
ING

Hélène
Paul

Chief Procurement Officer
Michelin

Malcolm
Harrison

Group CEO
CIPS

Your peers are calling: Extend your best practices to an eager audience. Come pitch your story to challenge the status quo, and disrupt business as usual.

Agenda

1pm Registration
1.30pm Client forums (by invite only)
6pm Cocktail & buffet dinner
7pm Sustainable Procurement Leadership Awards

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8.30pm Drinks
8am Registration
9am Welcome

Frédéric Trinel and Pierre-François Thaler, Co-CEOs and Co-Founders, EcoVadis

9:10am Plastic pollution: sources and solutions

Patrick Thomas, Chairman, Johnson Matthey & President, World Plastic Council

9:30am Invisible hands: An in-depth look at child slavery and trafficking in the supply chain

Shraysi Tandon, Journalist, filmmaker ‘Invisible Hands’

10am Panel: Emerging trends and future possibilities for sustainable supply chains

Timothy Mohin, Chief Executive and Author, GRI

Malcolm Harrison, Group CEO, CIPS

10:40am Break
11:10 Panel: Ignite change to drive positive impact through sustainable value chains

William Cooper, Chief Procurement Officer, University of California

Jean-Yves Poichotte, Chief Information Security Officer, Sanofi

Hélène Paul, Chief Procurement Officer, Michelin

11:50 EcoVadis 2019 outlook

Frédéric Trinel and Pierre-François Thaler, Co-CEOs and Co-Founders, EcoVadis

12.30pm Lunch
1.45pm Breakout sessions & workshops
  • Track #1 Sustainable procurement as “business-as-usual” approach
  • Track #2 Buyer/Supplier collaboration
  • Track #3 Innovative practices
  • Track #4 CSR hot topics
  • Track #5 Emerging trends & regulations
5pm Conference ends

2018 Sponsors

We are pleased to welcome our partner-sponsors in procurement software, and sustainability services who enable, connect and ignite sustainable supply chain across the globe.

Who is attending

Attendees from 2018 include:

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Please note that the event is only open to professionals in procurement, sourcing and sustainability. If you are a consultant or a service provider, please contact us to discuss sponsorship opportunities.

Venue

11-12
march

2019

17 Days

08 Hours

33 Minutes

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Paris Marriott Rive Gauche Hotel & Conference Center
17 Boulevard Saint-Jacques, 75014 Paris

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