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PROGRAM

AT A GLANCE

MARK YOUR

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MONDAY

09:00

Team Meetings

13:00

Brands for Good Summit (Invite Only)

18:00

CMO Celebrity Bash (Invite Only)

20:00

Welcome to SB Party

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TUESDAY

09:00

Opening Keynote

10:30

Networking Break

11:00

Collaboration & Breakout Sessions

12:00

Networking Lunch

13:00

Activating Regeneration & Expo Open

14:30

Networking Break

15:00

Collaboration & Breakout Sessions

16:30

Evening Plenary

18:00

Happy Hour

20:00

Suites Pool Party

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WEDNESDAY

09:00

Morning Plenary

10:30

Networking Break

11:00

Collaboration & Breakout Sessions

12:00

Networking Lunch

13:00

Activating Regeneration & Expo Open

14:30

Networking Break

15:00

Collaboration & Breakout Sessions

16:30

Evening Plenary

18:00

Happy Hour

20:00

SB Gather Party

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THURSDAY

08:30

After Gather Breakfast

09:30

Collaboration & Breakout Sessions

10:30

Networking Break

11:00

Closing Keynote

13:00

Team Meetings & Debrief Sessions

13:30

Afternoon Workshops & Skills Training

MAP YOUR

JOURNEY

START

PURPOSE

INFLUENCE

GOVERNANCE

PRODUCTS

OPERATIONS

CHOOSE YOUR

TRACKS

Nine educational tracks help you dive deeper into the content that's most relevant to you.

This track will connect the dots on up-to-the-minute cultural and business trends surrounding social and environmental issues that will help set the context for brand leadership in the transition to a regenerative economy. Expect a thoughtfully curated collection of top research that speaks to changing market dynamics and opportunities, presented by analysts that can help business leaders make the case for and properly prioritize transformative action.

Purpose is the buzzword of the moment, but finding and activating a brand purpose successfully is not a straightforward proposition. This track will equip you to avoid the risk of “purpose washing” by helping you understand the risks and what NOT to do, as well as by showing you how to choose a brand appropriate purpose and ground your purpose into the DNA of your product and service, vs. just your marketing campaign. Wherever you are on the journey of choosing, defining, articulating, embedding, and activating your environmental and/or social purpose, we’ll equip you for success by walking you through the how-to’s with experts and brands who’ve done it and are experiencing the benefits.

Many companies today are doing great work to improve their environmental and social impact, but failing to capture the value of the work by not talking about it, out of fear of imperfection or being seen as tooting their own horn. Most are not using the power of their brand marketing to help enable customers to become the heroes of our future and partners in driving the shift to a better world. This track will cover successful storytelling techniques and case studies of companies and brands that are using effective storytelling across various forms of content to drive increased brand value, loyalty and sales, while also contributing to positive cultural change necessary a regenerative society. 

This track will focus on exemplary products, services, campaigns and partnerships that are inspiring, or have the potential to inspire, desirable consumer behavior change for good, at scale. Discover the cutting edge of a range of powerful tools — from effective nudging techniques, to paradigm shifts in design innovation, to new cross-industry collaboration projects with amazing potential. Analyzed behaviors will include buying less and better, eating more plants, reducing waste, participating in circular material flows, replacing material excess with experiences, supporting underprivileged populations, and more.

This track will cover the most impactful design and business model innovation tools and frameworks that are gaining traction at the intersection of business value and positive social impact. Explore the latest tangible examples and tactics for designing products and services that deliver shared value, social and environmental restoration, circularity, biomimicry, radical inclusion, and more.  

This track will provide thought leadership and a range of existing examples of how to evolve business operations and supply chain management for regeneration. Discover new ways of setting up factories, offices, logistics, purchasing, procurement and supplier relationships with explicit intentions to have them be regenerative with respect to bioregions, local communities, life cycle footprints and overall industry impacts.

This track will assist business and brand leaders in building the kind of corporate culture, leadership styles and governance structures necessary to deliver a healthy and sustainable future. Learn how to create and empower a more diverse workforce, turn your employees into brand advocates, cultivate multidisciplinary future leaders, connect employees’ personal purpose with your brand purpose for increased motivation and productivity, and rethink your lobbying efforts to better align with your brand purpose and ensure confidence and trust in your company’s brand.

This track will present a series of case studies of regeneration-driven innovation from around the world, featuring some of the most impressive business leadership making headlines within each of the six continents the Sustainable Brands community is active in. Tune in for a thought-provoking, fun and deeply inspiring series of international innovators whose work you shouldn’t miss!  

This track will focus on improving assessments of risk and impact, quantifying the most material social and environmental issues, adopting science-based targets, setting goals for circularity, regeneration and net positivity, as well as upgrading disclosure practices toward integrated reporting. Attendees will walk away with the latest thought leadership on metrics-centric questions, as well as a rich set of practical tools and process recommendations that help drive sustainability, finance and accounting teams to success.

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