SUSTAINABLE SUPPLY CHAIN & OPERATIONS STAGE

10 April



Stage Host: Antoni Zbytniewski Business Development Manager Fresh Logistics, Raben Group


08:50 - 09:00

Opening Congress

Casper Haring CEO European Conferences United

09:00 - 10:40

OPTIMIZING FOR SUSTAINABILITY: STREAMLINING SYSTEMS AND PRACTICES

09:00 - 09:30

Reducing Footprints: Pioneering Sustainable Supply Chain Models

  • Investigating new methods for reducing emissions and energy use in transportation.
  • Evaluating the impact of sustainable logistics on cost savings and environmental performance.
  • Showcasing success stories of logistics optimization.

09:30 - 09:50

Empowering Operations: The Energy Efficiency Revolution

  • Implementing Energy-Efficient Solutions: Transitioning to low-consumption operational models for optimized energy use.
  • Adopting Renewable Power Sources: Harnessing decentralized green energy generation for operational sustainability.
  • Exploring Innovative Financing: Utilizing ESCO frameworks for investing in energy transformation projects within operations.

09:50 - 10:10

Illuminating Efficiency: Revolutionizing Supply Chain Operations with Sustainable Lighting

  • Brightening Sustainability: Deploying LED Innovations for Energy Savings
  • Enlightening Operations: Enhancing Environmental Impact with Smart Lighting Solutions
  • Glowing Partnerships: Collaborating for Energy-Efficient Supply Chain Transformations

10:10 - 10:40

Streamlining Waste: Elevating Sustainability in Supply Chain Management

  • Assessing Waste Streams: Implementing Efficient Waste Management Protocols
  • Innovating Recycling: Advancing Waste Reduction Techniques for Cost Savings
  • Collaborating for Zero Waste: Partnering in the Supply Chain to Enhance Environmental Impact

10:40 - 11:00

Coffee Break

11:00 - 13:00

EMBRACING THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY: INNOVATIVE MODELS FOR COST REDUCTION

11:00 - 11:30

Reimagining Resources: Circular Approaches in Product Design and Use

  • Evaluating the role of design in extending product life cycles and promoting reuse.
  • Discussing systems for product-as-a-service models that contribute to the circular economy.
  • Showcasing collaborative efforts that enable the shift to circular resource use.

11:30 - 11:50

Closing the Loop: Enhancing Profitability Through Circular Economy Practices

  • Revitalizing Resources: Implementing Circular Strategies for Sustainable Returns
  • Elevating Returns: Capitalizing on Deposit Return Schemes for Supply Chain Efficiency
  • Partnering for Circularity: Collaborating with Stakeholders to Drive Systemic Change

11:50 - 12:10

Capitalizing on Circularity: Leveraging Deposit Systems in the Sharing Economy

  • Implementing Deposit Schemes: Boosting Sustainability and Savings in Supply Chains
  • Sharing Assets Wisely: Unlocking Value from Idle Resources through Collaborative Consumption
  • Analyzing Returns: Assessing the Financial Impact of Shared Economy Models on Asset Utilization

12:10 - 12:30

Automating Green Solutions: Integrating Advanced Technologies for Sustainable Supply Chains

  • Leveraging Artificial Intelligence: Optimizing Supply Chain Efficiency for Environmental Benefits
  • Analyzing Sustainability Metrics: Utilizing Big Data to Enhance Eco-friendly Operations
  • Connecting Processes: Implementing IoT for Real-Time Resource Management

12:30 - 13:00

Extending Product Lifespans: Elevating Remanufacturing in Sustainable Business

  • Discussing the business case for remanufacturing and its role in sustainable development.
  • Assessing the lifecycle impact of remanufacturing on cost reduction and waste minimization.
  • Sharing insights from companies leading the way in remanufacturing practices.

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch

14:00 - 16:00

ADVANCING GREEN OPERATIONS: TECHNOLOGIES AND COLLABORATIONS FOR THE FUTURE

14:00 - 14:30

Predicting Outcomes: Employing Analytics for Resource Optimization

  • Assessing how predictive analytics can forecast supply chain needs and reduce waste.
  • Showcasing the utilization of big data in achieving operational sustainability.
  • Discussing the long-term benefits of data-driven sustainability practices in supply chains.

14:30 -15:00

Enlisting Support: Mobilizing Workforces for Sustainability Goals

  • Exploring methods for engaging employees in sustainability initiatives.
  • Discussing the influence of sustainability on employee satisfaction and company culture.
  • Sharing effective strategies for mobilizing a sustainability-minded workforce.

15:00 - 15:30

Synthesizing Innovation: Integrating New Tech for Green Supply Chains

  • Surveying cutting-edge technologies that offer sustainable solutions in supply chains.
  • Discussing the challenges and opportunities of adopting new tech for greener operations.
  • Showcasing how innovation drives both environmental and economic gains

15:30 - 16:00

Uniting Stakeholders: Building Partnerships for Sustainable Supply Chains

  • Cultivating multi-stakeholder partnerships to achieve shared sustainability objectives.
  • Discussing the synergy between industry players in fostering sustainable supply chain practices.
  • Sharing best practices for building and maintaining effective sustainability partnerships.

16:00

End of Congress