Replacing External Certification with Company-Created Schemes, Programs and Claims


Supply Chain Management

One of the strongest trends observed in 2016 around corporate sustainability was that of companies creating their own internal programs in lieu of using existing certification schemes. This panel will bring together some of the leading voices advancing the development of company-led schemes and brands that have already successfully developed and implemented their own programs. Speakers will share critical considerations and key challenges companies may face, engaging in an honest and transparent discussion around the pros and cons of bypassing external certification schemes.

Location: Denmark Room Date: November 1, 2017 Time: 11:30 am - 12:30 pm Etienne White Rob Cameron Andre de Freitas Katja Freiwald Jonathan Horrell