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Supply Chain Sustainability Forum & Networking Luncheon

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Rochester Institute of Technology Slaughter Hall - CIMS Conference Center 111 Lomb Memorial Drive Rochester, NY 14623

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Sustainability as a Supplier: What Your Customers Want

Join us and other NYS businesses for a dynamic morning of insight, discussion, and networking including a presentation by the Vice President of Environmental Affairs at Staples, Inc., Mark Buckley, and other sustainable procurement professionals focusing on how to increase market share and revenue while reducing costs and environmental impacts.

Our program will feature advice and best practices from major purchasers like Staples, IBM, government entities, and others with leading sustainability programs.

Keynote Speaker: Mark Buckley, VP Environmental Affairs, Staples Inc.

Panel Speakers: Lou Ferretti, IBM Corp.; Jeff LaBarge, Nixon Peabody, LLP; and others

Following a panel discussion, you will have the opportunity to choose two break-out sessions where sustainability and procurement professionals will discuss their program and their supply chain needs. Be prepared for interactive discussions with sustainability leaders.

· Learn how companies are working to create a sustainable supply chain

· Network with others who can help promote your business within their supply chain

· Get tips on how to start implementing sustainability practices within your own business

The forum is being offered at no cost, but registration is required.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013, from 8:00am to 12:00pm
Rochester Institute of Technology
Slaughter Hall – CIMS Conference Center
111 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623

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