Sustainability: Spotlight on Procurement and Supply Chain
3:00-4:00 pm CEST
Long gone are the days where the sole purpose of the procurement function was to reduce cost and ensure supply. Sustainability is on the rise and at the top of the agenda of politicians, investors, customers and NGOs – and it does not come to anyone's surprise that being truly sustainable does not stop at any corporate borders.
Quite the contrary – the supply chain often represents the weakest link for most organizations. Failure and violations are publicly scrutinized by NGOs leaving companies with a damaged public image.
July 29, 2020 | 3:00-4:00 pm CEST
But what does it mean to have a sustainable supply chain after all? How can the procurement function become a real game changer in sustainability? And what are relevant use cases and examples for a sustainable procurement and supply chain function?