Sustainability 2018




8:30am – 9:00am Registration
9:00am – 9:15am Welcome (Council, JPMorgan Chase)
9:15am – 10:00am Keynote Speaker
Sam Hummel, President & CEO, Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council        
10:05am – 10:50am Sustainability through Partnerships
Panel Discussion: Corporations are engaged with innovative suppliers who introduce new ideas or methods to their companies.  By building a strong partnership, suppliers have an opportunity to not only strengthen their relationship but also increase the impact of corporate supply chain initiatives.  
10:50am – 11:00am Break
11:00am – 11:45pm Renewable Energy: Sourcing for the Future
Panel Discussion: Renewable Energy can be defined as energy from a source that is not depleted when used, such as wind or solar power.”  Why are corporations moving towards using renewable energy? How does this impact the supply chain and suppliers interested providing goods and services to these corporations?  Hear industry leaders explain why this type of energy will be the standard in the future.
11:45pm – 12:15pm Lunch 
12:15pm – 12:45pm Clean Financing: Preparing Today for a Better Tomorrow
Fireside Chat with Erin Robert, head of capital strategies of sustainable finance at JPMorgan Chase
12:45pm – 1:00pm Closing