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Boeing Center Industry Conference 2019

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Washington University's Olin Business School

1 Brookings Drive

Knight/Bauer Hall, Emerson Auditorium

St. Louis, MO 63130

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Boeing Center Industry Conference 2019

Corporate Social Responsibility in Global Supply Chains: Environmental Sustainability & Ethical Practices

Please join us for the 11th annual Boeing Center Industry Conference themed, “Corporate Social Responsibility in Global Supply Chains: Environmental Sustainability & Ethical Practices.” Join fellow experts from industry and academia for an interactive exploration of the ever-changing trends in supply chain. Learn a variety of perspectives and hear unique insights during a collection of presentations on cutting-edge topics. Network and deep dive into discussions during coffee breaks and lunch.

KEY TOPICS

  • environmental sustainability
  • ethical labor practices
  • community impact of corporate action
  • anti-corruption & governmental relationships
  • patent rights
  • counterfeiting
  • ethical competitive actions
  • consumer protection
  • transparency & visibility of suppliers up the chain

This year’s lineup is slated to include presenters from industry-leading firms like Anheuser-Busch InBev, Bayer, Emerson, Merck KGaA, and Edward Jones among others. The Boeing Center Industry Conference will offer an enlightening and valuable experience for all. We look forward to seeing you!




Parking & Directions

• Take Forest Park Pkwy toward Washington University's Danforth Campus.

• Turn onto Throop Dr., which is one block east of the intersection of N. Big Bend Blvd. and Forest Park Pkwy.

• Go to the stop sign and turn left. Proceed west on Troop drive until you reach the Visitor Parking entrance for the Millbrook Garage (on your left). You'll take a parking ticket and follow the signs to the VISITOR parking spaces.

• In the event that the Millbrook Garage visitor spaces are full, please proceed to the Snow Way parking Garage (100 yards west of the Millbrook Garage). There are additional visitor parking spaces on the top floor of the Snow Way Garage.

​• Walk back out of the garage and into the Knight Hall lobby where you'll find our welcome table.

• Parking validation tickets will be provided at the conference, which will need to be deposited into the exit kiosk when departing.

Meals

We will have a complimentary continental breakfast just outside of the auditiorium starting at 8:30am. A complimentary lunch will be provided as well.

Cost

This is a free event, so your RSVP is your commitment to attend


Agenda

8:30 am – 9:25 am Continental Breakfast – First Floor, Frick Forum
9:25 am – 9:30 am Welcome – Andy Sample • Emerson Auditorium
9:30 am – 10:00 am NETWORKING EXERCISE– MODERATED BY DAN COUGHLIN

10:00 am – 10:30 am JODI FOLTZ GAYEDWARD JONES, PRINCIPAL, CORPORATE REAL ESTATE
Talk title TBD

10:30 am – 11:00 am ROEL VESTJENSBELDEN, CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
"How Belden built a CSR program to solve a business need"

11:00 am – 11:15 am BREAK • FRICK FORUM

11:00 am – 12:00 pm JENNIFER LABITCOTTON BABIES, FOUNDER & CEO
“Cotton Babies, our domestic and international manufacturing journey”

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch – Frick Forum

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm FRED PERREANDEMERSON, VP GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN
VICTOR LAZZARETTIEMERSON, VP DEPUTY GC, ASSISTANT SECRETARY
Talk title TBD

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm ED FERGUSONANHEUSER-BUSCH / INBEV, DIRECTOR OF SUSTAINABILITY
"Green Logistics at Anheuser-Busch: Shipping Sustainability in a 3 Tier System”

2:00 pm - 2:15 pm BREAK • FRICK FORUM

2:15 pm – 2:45 pm JEFFREY WHITFORDMILLIPORESIGMA, HEAD OF CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY AND BRANDING LIFE SCIENCE.

"The Challenge of Pulling Sustainability through Complex Global Supply Chains"

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm DR. JEFF SEALEBAYER, ENVIRONMENTAL STAKEHOLDER STRATEGY MANAGER
“Working together towards a Healthy Food and Healthy Planet”

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm PANOS KOUVELISWASHINGTON UNIVERSITY IN ST. LOUIS, EMERSON PROFESSOR AND DIRECTOR OF THE BOEING CENTER FOR SUPPLY CHAIN INNOVATION
Closing Remarks

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Networking & refreshments • Frick Forum

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St. Louis, MO 63130

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