Annual Conference Focused on Tackling the World’s Greatest Water Challenges and Other Related Societal Issues
Submitted by Kohler
KOHLER, Wis., August 18, 2022 /CSRwire/ - Kohler Co., a global leader in the innovation and manufacture of plumbing products; tile, cabinetry and lighting; and engines, generators and clean energy solutions, joins this year’s World Water Week conference as a panel convenor to discuss how effective solutions to the global water crisis require commitment to both innovation and partnerships serving a social purpose. Through this approach, solutions can be implemented at scale to drive impact in water conservation, as well as access to safe water and sanitation for millions of people around the globe.
At this year’s conference, Kohler will highlight initiatives and partnerships that are making positive impacts on communities and lives around the world by focusing on increasing the access to safe water and reducing water use in products and operations:
At this this year’s event, held Aug. 23 – Sept. 1 in Stockholm, conference attendees can experience Kohler’s space in the Norra Latin building and register to attend the virtual panel Partnerships and Product Serving a Social Purpose: How to Innovate and Implement At-Scale on Aug. 24 at 13:00-14:20 CEST (6:00 – 7:20am CST). The panel will be moderated by Laura Kohler, SVP Human Resources, Stewardship and Sustainability and to feature partners DigDeep, Sanergy and Water Mission, along with Ratish Namboothiry, Kohler Director of Innovation for Good and Sustainability.
Learn more about Kohler’s Social Impact and Sustainability initiatives through the company’s first Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) report highlighting goals and progress across environmental sustainability, diversity, equity and inclusion and social impact.
About Kohler Co.
Founded in 1873 and headquartered in Kohler, Wisconsin, Kohler Co. is one of America’s oldest and largest privately held companies comprised of more than 40,000 associates. With more than 50 manufacturing locations worldwide, Kohler is a global leader in the design, innovation and manufacture of kitchen and bath products; engines and power systems; luxury cabinetry and tile; and owner/operator of two, five-star hospitality and golf resort destinations in Kohler, Wisconsin, and St. Andrews, Scotland. The company also develops solutions to address pressing issues, such as clean water and sanitation, for underserved communities around the world to enhance the quality of life for current and future generations. For more details, please visit kohlercompany.com.
Vicki Valdez Hafenstein
Kohler Co. Public Relations
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