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Sustainable Brands

SB'23 San Diego

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Sustainable Brands

SB'23 San Diego

October 16-19 | Town & Country Resort

Sustainable Brands

SB'23 San Diego

October 16-19 | Town & Country Resort

Gain new insights.
Make transformative connections.

Turn ideas into actions.

Sustainable Brands is the global event for regenerative brands and leaders. Join us at SB’23 San Diego, Oct. 16-19 as we focus on Regenerating Local. Find a unique mix of inspiration, thought leadership, unparalleled community and connections.

At SB’23 San Diego, participants are immersed in a fun, safe space to learn. Together we define and demonstrate the path to good growth, unlocking the power of sustainable and regenerative business.


Come and sit at the front line of change. Hear from visionaries who are culturally-attuned, purpose-driven, action-oriented and focused on delivering good growth for brands, consumers, the planet, and society as a whole.


Engage your creative thinking as carefully curated panels of subject-matter experts share new approaches to creating positive impact. You’ll understand the challenges brands face when working toward a sustainable economy.


Tailor your experience to the needs of your business through deep-dive workshops. Designed to equip you with the tools you need to succeed, workshops address key topics, common pain points, and actionable solutions.

Special Events

Take part in a “Birds of a Feather” dinner discussion, or relax with meditation and yoga. Introvert or extrovert, we create opportunities for you to take a brain break between sessions.


Experience a conference program that is designed to transform your organization from the inside out.

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Activating Brand Purpose

Learning how to define, articulate, embed and activate purpose. Including how to serve: people, progress, planet and profit successfully.

Shifting Customer Demand & Behavior

Harnessing effective storytelling and new tools to shift demand toward sustainable lifestyles throughout the system, that helps shape culture and inspire desirable behavior change at scale - locally, regionally, and globally.

Transformative Governance & Metrics

Evolving governance to deliver forward-looking leadership, good growth, organizational adaptability, as well as goal-setting, measurement and reporting fit for a regenerative and just economy.

Regenerative Operations & Supply Chain

Upgrading operations, logistics, purchasing, procurement and supply chain management toward healing, resilience and win-win shared value at all scales.

Next-Generation Design & Business Model Innovation

Exploring the most impactful product and service innovation currently gaining momentum at the intersection of regeneration and business value.

SB'22 Highlights

For over 16 years, Sustainable Brands has been the vanguard of brands enabling business and humanity to thrive in harmony with nature.

Our flagship conference brings together sustainability, brand, and innovation/R&D leaders, with the ecosystem of thought leaders and organizations who support them, to build the capacity and embed the capabilities to lead successful brand transformation that wins in the market by delivering meaningful value in today’s context and ensures readiness for tomorrow and beyond.


Here's why attendees come back year after year.

2023 Speakers Include


Jon Moeller

President & Chief Executive Officer

Procter & Gamble


Niki King

VP and Head of Sustainability

The Clorox Company


Jorge Fontanez


B Lab U.S. & Canada


Virginie Helias

Chief Sustainability Officer

Procter & Gamble

Audible, VP Urban Innovation

Aisha Glover

VP, Urban Innovation

Audible, Inc.

Francesca Mahoney

Vice President, Sustainability



Douglas Sabo

Chief Sustainability Officer



Nancy Mahon

Chief Sustainability Officer
Estée Lauder Companies

Amanda Archila

Executive Director
Fairtrade America

Katrina Briddell

Head of Social Impact & Community Investment

The Hershey Company


Hilary Franz

Commissioner of Public Lands
Washington State Department of Natural Resources

Conroy Boxhill

U.S. President & Corporate Counsel Lead
Porter Novelli

John Fullerton

Capital Institute

Kaitlin Chuzi

Director of Biomimicry: Innovating Nature Positive Technology

Alfa Demmellash

CEO & Co-Founder
Future Tide Partners
Rising Tide Capital Inc

Who Attends

Meet brand marketing and sustainability leaders, and everyone in between.

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7+ years of sust'y experience
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Manager level & above
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You Belong Here

Attend sessions like these to find out how your organizational role can accelerate impact.

Marketing & Communications

  • Sparking collective imagination and shaping aspirational narratives about a flourishing future to pursue
  • Collaborating for culture change and the power of the CMO-CSO connection
  • Engaging Gen Z, “sustainability natives” and other emerging stakeholder groups key to breakthrough transformation

CSR & Sustainability

  • Principles of regenerative economics and the future of sustainability strategies
  • Quantifying total impact and setting science-based goals for carbon, water, forests, plastic and more
  • New tools for engaging suppliers, local communities and other stakeholders for timely delivery of the SDGs

People & Leadership

  • Developing the skills and attributes of inclusive, collaborative and regenerative business leadership
  • Connecting employees’ personal purpose with brand purpose for increased motivation and productivity
  • Rethinking lobbying efforts for better alignment with sustainability strategy and brand values

Product & Service Design

  • Designing products and services for the three big R’s of regeneration: restoration, renewal, resilience
  • Breakthrough new business models turning waste to resource and enabling reduction of carbon footprints at scale
  • Stakeholder-centric innovation leading to radical inclusion and unprecedented shared value

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2023 Sponsors

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