SAI Platform organizes a new International Executive Programme on Sustainable Sourcing and Trade
18-19 November 2019 in Gravina in Puglia (Italy) hosted by Andriani
Designed specifically for sustainability professionals active in different parts of the value chain, this ground-breaking Executive Programme on Sustainable Sourcing and Trade will be held simultaneously on 18-19 November in Italy by Cranfield University, UK and Brazil by ISAE, Brazil. While collaborating with the International Trade Centre (ITC) and a network of 11 leading academic institutions in the field of sustainability this new and innovative Executive Programme will reflect our strategy to enhance our global presence while empowering members worldwide.
“SAI Platform and the International Trade Centre have created a truly innovative and unique learning experience for sustainability professionals. In this pilot of the International Executive Programme (IEP), executives from across the value chain will be able to simultaneously learn together. The benefits and take away are practical insights and a skillset that is specifically geared towards the mega transformational changes facing today’s global food systems", said Hans Jöhr, Corporate Head of Agriculture, Nestlé and Honorary President of SAI Platform.
Taking place on 18-19 November 2019 in Gravina in Puglia and Matera Italy and Curitiba, Brazil this Executive Programme offers sustainability managers and executives a practical set of tools that: Identify sustainability risks and opportunities in specific global value chains; Develop approaches to incorporate sustainability considerations in value chains; Mitigate sustainability-related issues and risks in value chains; Build solid relationships across functions, entities and geographies; Offer a safe space to share views and experiences on how to integrate sustainability, corporate agendas and personal development.
The International Executive Programme will include a half day field visit to offer on the ground insights into sustainability practices. In Italy it will be kindly hosted by Andriani Spa and in Brazil by PepsiCo both SAI Platform members. Others Italian members are Agroalimentare Sud, Cio-Centri Interregionali Ortofrutticoli, Barilla, Inalca (Cremonini Group), Ferrero, Riso Gallo and Vog.
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