2013 Sustainability Summit

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As companies continue to grow globally, so does the reach of our sustainability programs. Which is why in 2013, The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) have elevated the international scope of our premier food, beverage and CPG industry sustainability event to create the Global Sustainability Summit.

The 2013 Global Summit will give companies the tools, connections and proactive solutions to take their sustainability programs to the next level. From domestic agriculture to developing markets, the Global Summit will bring together leading experts to address the topics companies around the globe are facing today and in the future.

What will this event cover?

The Global Sustainability Summit is designed to help companies with all levels of awareness, expertise and global reach incorporate sustainability into every aspect of their business model.

Keynote sessions will feature some of the world’s leading thinkers and change agents focused on the most pressing issues in the industry – including incorporating sustainable solutions from the ground up, reducing waste in the supply chain and creating new and innovative incentives for consumers in the future.

Attendees will have the opportunity to tailor their conference experience by selecting sessions from the four content tracks.

Packaging and Waste
Understand the leading issues and solutions on this sustainability hot topic. Learn from leading experts as we tackle packaging design and sustainable solutions for waste in North America and around the world.
Education and Communication
Connect and engage with employees, consumers and other stakeholders to share your sustainability story. Understand and reap the benefits of the latest standards of reporting on sustainability initiatives.
Innovation and Technology
Find out how technology developments are changing the way we communicate with consumers and how consumers’ choices are influenced.
Sustainable Supply Chain Management
Discover ways to motivate radical supply chain innovation whether your supply chains are in North America or the south pacific.

The Global Summit is jointly hosted by the FMI/GMA Trading Partner Alliance. FMI and GMA’s combined leadership in this area has produced the premier international sustainability event for the food and consumer products industry, bringing together leading retailers, manufacturers, government and advocacy groups from around the world to learn together, network and seek common solutions to challenges at home and around the globe.

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Get up-to-the-minute conference information such as the latest agenda, updates from the FMI team, speaker information, feedback opportunities, maps, exhibitor and sponsor details, an attendee list and more.

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