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  • November 7, 2018

  • Thomson Reuters

    3 Times Square, New York, USA

Technology, Transparency and Trust Summit

Innovation for Sustainable Supply Chains

This conference will explore the need for leveraging the best in technology to build the transparency and trust in supply chains, which is essential in a time when accountability for environmental, social and governance issues is under more scrutiny than ever before. Featuring companies such as Citibank, Pirelli, CDP, and J.P. Morgan and Co., our guest speakers will discuss the practical issues involved in implementing greater sustainability and meeting the needs of customers. Presenting the latest research from NYU, and valuable input from our host Thomson Reuters, who will offer its broad knowledge and deep technical expertise on the subject, make sure to register for this event now!

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Welcome and Introduction

Opening Remarks: Dr. Wanda R. Lopuch, Chairman of the Board, Global Sourcing Council

Opening Conversation: Challenges and Opportunities for Responsible Sourcing as the Rules of International Trade Change

  •       Noel Smyth, Executive Director, JPMorgan Chase & Co.
  •       Maureen Kline, VP of Public Affairs and Sustainability, Pirelli Tire North America

Accountability Panel: Technology and Metrics for Sustainable Supply Chains

Moderator: Dr. Karen Schroeder, Principal Consultant, Strategy Execution Consulting

  •       Javette Hines, Director of Supply Chain Development, Inclusion and Sustainability, Citibank
  •       Andrew Cummings, Manager Supply Chain Program, CDP
  •        Prof. Tensie Whelan, Director of Center for Sustainable Business, NYU Stern School of Business
  •        Matthew Ryan, Proposition Manager, Refinitiv

Technology Panel: Technology to Enable Safety, Human Rights and Environmental Initiatives

Moderator: Richard Elder, NeoGroup

  •        Antoine Heuty, Founder and CEO, Ulula
  •        Nasser Fattah, Managing Director, Mitsubishi UJF Financial Group
  •        Vijaydeep Singh, Senior Director, CapGemini Financial Resources

Closing Remarks: Dr. Wanda R. Lopuch, Chairman of the Board, Global Sourcing Council

Networking Reception hosted by Thomson Reuters