SB'13 Program Overview

SB'13 Program Highlights At-A-Glance

Sustainable Brands '13 promises to be more powerful and engaging than ever before as we explore the 21st century renaissance that is being created by brands big and small who are finding new ways to deliver value to society. Be inspired, engaged and equipped as you join in conversation with over 2,000 innovators from around the world, along with 150 speakers, and 100 solutions providers in pre-conference workshops, inspiring plenary sessions, group discussions, an expanded expo, and signature evening events.

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Plenary sessions feature many leading thinkers and practitioners of environmental and social innovation in the world today. Each day brings new conversation about the Trends and Drivers that are enabling the sustainable brands Renaissance, the types of product, service and business model Innovation we'll see going forward, and the Communications that are captivating our lives in the process.

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Facilitated breakout sessions are designed to equip sustainability, brand, design, human resources and finance professionals with the tools needed to build new business and brand value today, and lasting value for both business and other stakeholders tomorrow. You'll find skills training sessions, best-practice case studies and active discussion groups, all delivering top-class actionable insight.

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Take a deeper dive into half- or full-day interactive sessions on Monday during pre-conference workshops. These comprehensive sessions are a great way to elevate your knowledge in certain subject areas fundamental to advancing fast in your sustainability journey. Remember to purchase an ALL EVENT pass in order to participate in these productive work sessions.

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This year's Sustainable Solutions Expo will feature new tools and partners to help you build a successful and sustainable business and brand. Don't miss finding out about the new packaging solutions, data management tools, engagement technologies, and more to help you achieve your sustainability goals.

Startup Competition (SBIO)

The SB Innovation Open was created 5 years ago to catalyze the progress and impact of the next generation of sustainable brands. These are the startups who, given the right support and exposure, can contribute to a flourishing future economically, socially and environmentally. If you think your company could benefit from a week of introductions to influential brands, minds, experts and designers we encourage you to apply.

Special Events

This is where the networking really happens. Relax and enjoy a fireside chat as you catch up with old friends and acquaintances or connect with peers around a topic of shared interest when you sit down for an engaging conversation at one of many Birds of a Feather dinners. But this is just the beginning. The non-stop line up of opportunities to connect run from the minute you arrive on the island, to the minute you leave. Come rested and ready to connect!

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