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Location West Hollywood, CA
Date Wednesday, March 1, 2017 – Thursday, March 2, 2017
Time 9:00 AM–6:30 PM

UL Consumer and Retail Services is proud to announce that registration for UL’s Global Responsible Sourcing Summit on March 1–2, 2017 in West Hollywood, CA is now available. Join industry leaders as we examine new challenges and new solutions in responsible sourcing. Please click here to register. Speaker details will be updated regularly. Please email Brendan Locke at Brendan.​Locke@​ul.​com if you are interested in speaking at the Summit.

Speakers Include:

  • Business for Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI)
  • Columbia Sportswear
  • Eileen Fisher
  • International Labor Affairs Bureau of the U.S. Department of Labor
  • Landesa
  • MillerCoors
  • Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Textile Exchange

Summit Topics Include:

Supply Chain Risk Segmentation – Where to Focus Your Energy

Segmenting risk by region, brand exposure, product, supplier relationships, manufacturing complexity, and labor practices in order to best align responsible sourcing efforts.

The Unintended Costs of Regional Responsible Sourcing Issues

Examining the unintended adverse impact from Responsible Sourcing Legislation and Media Campaigns, and how companies can course-correct.

Product Traceability – Approaches That Can Be Applied From Agriculture to Jewelry

Deciphering traceability methods and exploring various multi-stakeholder approaches to determine country of origin.

How Repair, Reuse, and Recycle Programs Can Enrich Responsible Sourcing Efforts

Exploring innovative ways to address product end-of-life concerns through repair, reuse and recycle programs.

Success Stories — Positive Impacts from Responsible Sourcing Initiatives

Sharing best practices to improve supply chain performance and positively impact worker communities.

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