RESP Global Meeting

Date: 
Monday, April 13, 2015 - 9:45am to Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 6:30pm
Location: 
London, United Kingdom

The 1st RESP Global Meeting will be organised on 13-14 April at the Burberry Global Headquarters in London.

The main objectives of the meeting are to take stock of progress being made on four priority work streams of RESP: traceability systems, production systems, impact & monitoring, and communications & education; and to take decisions regarding next steps, in particular related to the implementation of field-level activities in Argentina, Australia, Indonesia, Italy, Mexico, Mozambique, Papua New Guinea, South Africa, and Sri Lanka.

This is a by-invitation only event.

 

DRAFT AGENDA

~~13 April 2015  (Closed meeting for members and project partners)
 

09h45 – 10h00     Welcoming remarks and presentation of the day

10h00 – 10h45     RESP Operational Issues

10h45 – 11h00     Coffee Break

 

IMPACT AND MONITORING WORK STREAM

11h00 – 12h00    Establishment of the RESP Ecosystem-level LCA indicators

12h00 – 13h15    Validation of pilot project ToRs (Argentina / Australia)


13h15 – 14h30    Lunch

 

TRACEABILITY SYSTEMS WORK STREAM

14h30 – 16h00     Validation of proof of concepts Reptile Skins / Wool Fibres

16h00 – 16h15    Coffee Break

16h15 – 17h15    Breakout Groups: Validation of pilot projects ToRs (Indonesia, Mexico, Italy)

17h15 - 18h00   Report back from breakout groups

18h00                 End of First Day

 

 

~~14 April 2015  (Open Day)

09h00 – 09h15    Welcoming remarks and summary of results of first day

09h15 – 10h45    Opening Panel: RESP’s sustainability framework for the luxury industry

                           RESP Sustainability Framework – Eduardo Escobedo, RESP

Pamela Batty, Director of Corporate Responsibility, Burberry (TBC)
Hesiquio Benitez, Director of Cooperation and International Affairs, CONABIO
Alexandre Capelli, Group Environment Coordinator, LVMH
Jo Dawson, Chief Executive Officer, H. Dawson
Michel Mane, President, Mane Americas


10h45 – 11h15     Coffee Break

 

DEFINING OPPORTUNITIES FOR RESP’s CONTRIBUTION TOWARDS DELIVERING ON SUSTAINABLE ECONOMIC GROWTH

11h15 – 12h45    Panel on Natural Capital Accounting and Valuation

                           Presentation: Natalie Dudinszky, RESP

Chris Baldock, Senior Research Analyst, Trucost
Quiller Brooke, Manager Sustainability & Climate Change, PWC
Strahil Christov, Policy Officer, DG Environment - European Commission
Rainer Zah, Managing Director, Quantis Switzerland


12h45 – 14h00    Lunch


14h00 – 15h30     Panel on collaboration between brands and suppliers on supply chain issues

                            Presentation: Matteo Ghedini, RESP

Bruno Berken, Director General, AQC
Luca Boltri, Head of the Economic Department, UNIC
Luca Galvani, CSR Manager, Giorgio Armani Operations
Dorothy Lovell, CSR Coordinator, Mulberry

 

PRODUCTION SYSTEMS WORK STREAM

15h30 – 15h45    Overview of activities under the Work Stream

15h45 – 16h00    Coffee Break

16h00 – 17h00    Breakout groups

17h00 – 17h30    Report back from breakout groups

17h30 – 18h00    Conclusions and close of meeting