Ethical Investor Sustainable Supply Chain Forum
Posted in Events by Ferne Edwards on January 19th, 2009
What: Ethical Investor‘s new exciting event is the inaugural Sustainable Supply Chain Forum – a must-attend for anyone involved in supply chain and procurement for Australian corporate and government organisations. They have brought together many of Australia’s leading companies and sustainable procurement experts to offer a guide on implementing and managing CSR in the supply chain.
When: Wednesday 25 February, Mercure, Melbourne
More information: Download the full agenda here. Or contact Cheryl Samarasinghe on 02 9555 2358 or cheryl.samarasighe @ethicalinvestor.com.au.
Hear from leading organisations – Westpac, AMCOR, ETIKO, Pacific Brands, Hume City Council and Target Australia on how they are integrating social and environmental practices in their supply chains. Plus, expert speakers from the NGO community, supply chain consultants and sustainability researchers.
The conference explores a range of issues facing your business and offers practical advice, on â€˜how to’
– reduce supply chain costs and improve eco-efficiency
– make sustainable purchasing â€˜business as usual’
– develop an ethical purchasing strategy
– address supply chain carbon management
– become a supplier of choice for responsible businesses