Ethical Sourcing Forum North America 2010

Visualize. Re-think. Solve!

These crucial elements of sustainability decision-making form the basis of the next Ethical Sourcing Forum in New York on March 18-19th, 2010.

Join Intertek Sustainability Solutions as we host the ninth annual ESF-North America

The Ethical Sourcing Forum is a unique industry event that brings together members of the global sustainability community in order to address emerging sustainability and ethical supply chain challenges.

At the Ethical Sourcing Forum you will encounter the following topics and speakers, among many others:

  • Matt Kistler, SVP of Sustainability at Walmart, discusses the “Sustainability Index”
  • The U.S. Dept. of Labor, Walmart, Matt Bishop of The Economist and others engage in a panel on the “Arc of Sustainability Progress 2005-2015"
  • Scott Sharland, Executive Director of the Automotive Industry Action Group and Monique Oxender, Global Manager of Supply Chain Sustainability at Ford Motor Company examine collaboration's potential and its pitfalls
  • Gildan Activewear's VP of Global Marketing, Garry Bell and Emil Efthimides, Environmental, Social and Governance Data Manager at Bloomberg, assess investment as a driver of sustainable progress
  • Eco-Fashion Activist Summer Rayne Oakes demystifies sustainable design and introduces S4 – high fashion’s hot new platform for sustainable sourcing
  • Specialists in ‘Natural Step’ methodology lead a workshop on "Backcasting: Developing Your Sustainability Roadmap"
  • Zoe McMahon, Global Program Manager for Supply Chain Social and Environmental Responsibility at HP will deliver a keynote on “collaborative supplier capability building”
  • Amy Hall, Director of Social Consciousness at Eileen Fisher and Julie Yan, Senior Manager at Hudson’s Bay Company will introduce new models of Sustainable Purchasing and Factory Compliance

ESF North America 2010 is where you will find applied innovation and the latest solutions-development processes that yield social and environmental progress while advancing core business objectives.

Business the world over is changing as players learn to visualize a new future and re-think the strategy needed to get there.

Visualize. Re-think. Solve!

Learn how these decision-making elements can drive sustainability success!

  • Register more than one and receive 20% off additional registrations
  • 15% of each corporate delegate registration will contribute to non-profit, StartingBloc’s work in support of its Fellows

Download the ESF NA brochure here: Ethical Sourcing Forum North America 2010 (2893 KB PDF)

March 18-19, 2010

11 Fulton street
New York, NY

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