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Europe’s Leading Responsible Supply Chain Conference to Return to London this October to Propel Business Impact Through the Supply Chain

Supply chain experts from leading global companies such as Coca-Cola, Volvo and Bayer will take the floor at Europe’s leading responsible supply chain and sourcing conference taking place on 17-18 October for it’s 12th year running

Submitted by: Ethical Corporation

Categories: Corporate Social Responsibility, Fair Trade & Supply Chain

Posted: Jul 31, 2017 – 10:20 AM EST

 

LONDON, Jul. 31 /CSRwire/ - Ethical Corporation’s 12th Responsible Supply Chain Summit taking place on the 17-18 of October in London will bring together C-suite leaders from global companies to drive the movement for supply chain, sourcing and sustainability execs to deliver scalability, efficiency, social and business impact.  

The long-established conference will host innovative and focused keynotes on all areas of supply chain management including measuring impact, assessing risk, leveraging data & technology and developing scalable solutions followed by three devoted tracks on internal management and processes, utilizing data & technology and external engagement. All sessions are shaped to tackle the business-critical issues impacting corporate supply chains. Over 200 delegates will attend from Coca-Cola, Walmart, Volvo Group, M&S and 50+ senior level speakers including; 

  • Kevin Hyland OBE, Independent Anti-Slavery Commissioner 

  • Eva Bennis, Director Sustainability and Compliance, Volvo Group 

  • Mark Davis, International Sourcing Director, The Body Shop - L’Oréal Group 

  • Dirk Jan de With, CPO, Covestro  

  • Tom Smith, Director for Strategy – Collaboration Responsible Sourcing, Walmart 

  • Darrell Doren, Managing Director, Foreign Trade Association 

  • Melanie Kubin-Hardewig, Vice President Group Sustainability Management, Deutsche Telekom  

The Summit will gather senior delegates who are passionate about responsible sourcing to cultivate innovative thinking in supply chain management and action real change.  The expert speaker line-up will deliver novel and actionable solutions to the most pressing issues facing businesses today to further positive social impact through the supply chain.  

“It was great to spend time exploring the real value of an ethical supply chain with such a high calibre group of professionals. It’s always reassuring to see the commonalities, as well as the inspiring new approaches being taken” said Mike Coupe, CEO of Sainsbury’ of a previous Responsible Supply Chain Conference.    

To celebrate the launch of this year’s conference, a special discount will be running until next Friday 4th August. If you’re interested in joining The 12th Responsible Supply Chain Summit Europe, quote ‘Launch100’ for a £100 discount on tickets when registering on the official event website here: http://events.ethicalcorp.com/supplychain/register.php 

*NGO basic pass does not apply  

For more information on Europe’s leading responsible supply chain and sourcing conference please visit the official website or contact Candy Telani Anton, Global Project Director at Ethical Corporation at candy.anton@ethicalcorp.com or call +44 (0) 207 375 7162   

Ethical Corporation’s mission is to help businesses around the globe do the right thing by their customers and the world. We believe this is not only how to ensure a future for all, but makes good business sense. We serve CSR, compliance, risk and governance communities with topical and insightful business intelligence and meeting places. 
 
We provide business intelligence to more than 3,000 multinational companies every year. Our customers are also NGOs, think-tanks, academia, governments and consultancies. We publish the leading responsible business magazine, website, and research reports. Our conferences are widely recognized as the best in the field. 
 
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