New to the topic of “Sustainable Purchasing”? 

The following sessions cover core concepts in sustainable purchasing and will likely be beneficial for attendees newer to the field.

Tuesday, May 15

10:10AM – 11:10AM | Charles Frost
Strategies for Specifying Sustainable Products & Services

10:10AM – 11:10AM | Rock Island 
Inclusive Procurement: Tapping New Value & Building Strong Economies

11:35AM – 12:35PM | Hiawatha 1
Supplier Sustainability Ratings in Action: Strategies and Tactics to Engage Procurement Teams and Suppliers to Drive Results

11:35AM – 12:35PM | Hiawatha 2
Making the Business Case: Measuring the Economic Outcomes of Sustainable Purchasing

11:35AM – 12:35PM | Rock Island
SPLC BENCHMARK℠ Workshop: Measuring and Improving the Effectiveness of Your Sustainable Purchasing Program

3:10PM – 4:10PM | Hiawatha 2
Strategies for Implementing a Sustainable Procurement Program

4:20PM – 5:20PM | Hiawatha 1
Developing a Sustainable Purchasing Policy for Your Organization

Wednesday, May 16

10:10 – 11:10 | Hiawatha 1
Using Data and Spend Analysis to Build a Strategic Sustainable Purchasing Program

11:35AM – 12:35PM | Rock Island 
Setting Science Based Targets: A Leadership Opportunity for Procurement and Supply Chain Managers