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About the Summit

SPLC’s annual Summit brings together 400 purchasing and sustainability professionals, suppliers, and NGO experts from diverse sectors and regions to share and promote sustainable purchasing best practices for organizations. The Summit’s expert-led sessions, networking, tradeshow, and buyer-supplier matchmaking are open to both members and non-members.  

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Program Overview

Who Attends

SPLC’s Summit attracts professionals in the private, public, and nonprofit sectors who are working to advance sustainable purchasing by organizations. Here are just a few of the titles of participants in the 2018 Summit:

  • AVP, Sustainability, Risk & Compliance
  • Procurement Professional
  • Chief Procurement Officer
  • Global Mgr, Sustainability & Supplier Diversity
  • Principal Certification Officer
  • Standards & Quality Control Manager
  • Senior Policy Advisor
  • Senior Regulatory Counsel
  • VP, Value Chain Outreach
  • VP, Sales & Marketing
  • VP, Strategic Partnerships
  • VP, Global Accounts
  • Chief Product Officer
  • President & CEO
  • Global Chief Procurement Officer
  • VP Strategic Sourcing & Procurement
  • VP Supply Chain
  • Senior Director, Finance
  • Director, Contract Administration
  • Director, Strategic Sourcing
  • Director, Supplier Diversity & Sustainability
  • Associate Director, Purchasing
  • Sustainability Leader, Supply Chain
  • Global Sustainable Procurement Manager
  • Buyer
  • Acquisition Management Specialist


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Organizations that Attended the 2018 Summit

7X EnergyFedExPharos Systems
Able ServicesFirst Climate Markets AGPlastic Pollution Coalition
AccentureFordamn University School of LawPost Holdings
AflacForest Stewardship Council U.S.Procter & Gamble
Aligned IncentivesGeneral MillsPublic Services & Procurement Canada
Alliant ConsultingGeorgetown UniversityPurdue University
Allstate Insurance CompanyGIGAREDF
ALOMGlobal Compact Network USAReeve Consulting
AmazonGlobal Ecolabelling NetworkResource Recycling Systems
American MeetingsGlobal Fashion MissionResponsible Purchasing Network
American Sustainable Business CouncilGOJO Industries Inc.Responsible Steel
American Water CompanyGoogleRijkswaterstaat - Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management
Anderson BurtonGovernment of Nova ScotiaRivanna Natural Designs
ANSIGreen Chemistry in Commerce CouncilRoppe Holding Company
Apex Clean EnergyGreen Electronics CouncilRose International
AramarkGreen Seal Royal Philips
Arizona State UniversityGreen-e | Center for Resource SolutionsRRS
AvendraGreenCircle CertifiedRubicon Global
Avery DennisonGSA, Office of Federal High-Performance BuildingsSalesforce
Bank of AmericaHennepin CountySamasource
Baxter InternationalHiltonSan Francisco Dept. of Environment
Best BuyHPSandia National Laboratories
BIFMAICAMS NetworkSchneider Electric - Energy & Sustainability Services
Biomimicry 3.8IERS, LLC / VitalMetrics GroupSee Sustainable Solutions LLC
Bloomberg LPIndustrial EconomicsSGIA
BlueGreen AllianceIngersoll RandShaw Industries
BNSF RailwayInitiative for Responsible MiningSlade Gorton Company
Bon Appétit Management CompanyInterfaceSocial Hotspots Database
Booz Allen HamiltonInternational Corporate Accountability RoundtableSodexo
BRE AmericaInternational PaperSonoco
Brightworks SustainabilityISM-Twin CitiesSpecialty Graphic Imaging Association
Brotherton PipelineJohns ManvilleSphere-E
BSI Supply Chain Services & SolutionsJohnson & JohnsonStaples
Building Maintenance ServiceJPMorgan Chase & CompanyState of California/Department of General Services/Procurement Division
Business Alliance for a Local Living Economy (BALLE)Kaiser PermanenteState of Hawaii
C-Change LabsKimberly-ClarkState of Minnesota, Department of Administration, Office of State Procurement
Caesars EntertainmentKing County, WashingtonState of Oregon DAS Procurement Services
California Department of General ServicesKohler Stearns County
California Department of TransportationKuhn Associates Sustainability AdvisorsSuperior Essex
CalPineEnergySolutionsLacas CoffeeSustainability Made Simple
CBRELC BioPlasticsSustainable Forestry Initiative
CDPLiberty PowerSustainable Global Resources
Center for Environmental HealthLifeworksSustainable Purchasing Leadership Council
ChemoursLockheed MartinSustainable Solutions Corporation
Cintas CorporationLos Alamos National LaboratorySustrana
Cisco SystemsLos Angeles Department of Water and PowerTasty Catering
Citigroup Inc.Macalester CollegeTCO Development
City of Los Angeles, Bureau of SanitationMacy'sTelecommunications Industry Association
City of Portland, OregonMakambako Town CouncilTennant Company
City of Saint Paul, MinnesotaMakersiteTessy Plastics
City of Santa Monica, CaliforniaMarriott InternationalThe Ashkin Group
City of Seattle, WashingtonMassachusetts Institute of TechnologyThe Repair Association
Climate EarthMedtronicThe Sustainability Consortium
Clintar Commercial Outdoor ServicesMerck and Co.Tillamook County Creamery Association
Comcast CorporationMGM Resorts International Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
Commonwealth of MassachusettsMichigan State UniversityTreeZero Paper Co.
Concentric Impact, SPCMicrosoftTrucost, part of S&P Dow Jones Indices
Corning IncorporatedMidwest FoodsTruth Studio
CorpWatchMilliken & CompanyTÜV Rheinland
County of Alameda, CaliforniaMinistry of Infrastructure and the EnvironmentU.S. Department of Energy
Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation InstituteMinnesota Department of AdministrationUL Environment
CSU Office of the ChancellorMinnesota Housing Finance AgencyUltra Green Packaging
CubeHydroMinnesota Pollution Control AgencyUN Environment Programme
Cushman and WakefieldMolson CoorsUNEP
Dakota County, MinnesotaMultnomah County, OregonUnited Nations Global Compact
Dallas Area Rapid TransitMy Green LabUnited Soybean Board
Dallas County Community College DistrictNational AquariumUnited States Department of Energy
Davies OfficeNational Association of State Procurment OfficialsUnited States Environmental Protection Agency
DellNational Joint Powers AllianceUnitedHealth Group
DeloitteNativeEnergyUniversity of California, Santa Barbara
DomtarNextEra Energy ResourcesUniversity of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Duane MorrisNGLCCUniversity of Iowa
EarthXNielsenUniversity of Michigan
EcolabNRGUniversity of Minnesota
ecomedesOffice DepotUniversity of North Texas
ecoThynkOhio State UniversityUniversity of St. Thomas
EcoVadisOne Boat CollaborativeVada Vented Roofs
EdelmanOperational Services DivisionValent BioSciences
Element MarketsOracleVerego
Emory UniversityOregon Dept of Environmental QualityVertaeon
Environmental InitiativeOrionVF Corporation
EPAORISE/ORAU/SmartWayVitalMetrics Group
Eureka RecyclingPacific Gas & ElectricVizient
ExxonMobilPeerless PlasticsWAP Sustainability Consulting
Facility Sourcing DirectPencilbox Washington State Department of Ecology
Fair Trade USAPennsylvania State UniversityWAXI
Faire INCPeriscope HoldingsWells Fargo
Farm ForwardPharos SystemsWORK+SHELTER

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