2015 GSC 3S Awards—Sourcing That Empowers: Awards in Sustainable and Socially Responsible Sourcing Take Place Today at 3 P.M. at United Nations Headquarters

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–

Media Advisory

   

What:

2015 GSC 3S Awards—Sourcing that Empowers: Awards in Sustainable and
Socially Responsible Sourcing
 

When:

3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., September 16th, 2015
 

Where:

United Nations Headquarters, New York City
 

Why:

The Sustainable and Socially Responsible Sourcing Awards were
conceived by the Global Sourcing Council, a non-profit organization,
to honor and celebrate 3S actions taken by the sourcing industry.
 
The GSC 3S Awards recognize exceptional achievements in the global
sourcing marketplace by individuals and organizations who exhibit a
combination of positive social and economic leadership. The 3S
Awards will bring to the forefront individuals, start-ups, and
companies (e.g. suppliers, buyers and advisory organizations) that
have worked to innovate, implement and improve communities/peoples
and the environment through Sustainable and Socially Responsible
Sourcing practices.
 
The GSC 3S Awards—Awards in Sustainable and Socially Responsible
Sourcing—are the only global awards honoring organizations and
individuals for best practices in 3S in the sourcing industry.
 

Who:

Keynote Speaker—Atefeh Riazi CITO/ASG of the United Nations, “From
Crisis Response to Crisis Prevention”

Keynote address begins at 3:10 p.m.

 

Panel Discussion: “The Role of the Private Sector in Attaining
Sustainable Development Goals”

Panelists: Patricia Chaves, Senior Sustainability Officer, United
Nations;
Dan Lang, Senior Vice President Worldwide Customer Relations and
Head of Corporate Social Responsibility, Sutherland Global Services;
Paul Dougall, Corporate Vice President, Grupo ASSA;
Cheryl Pinto, Global Values Lead Sourcing Manager, Ben and Jerry’s.

Panel discussion will run from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m.

2015 GSC 3S Awards Ceremony to follow the panel discussion

Contact information for members of the media who want to attend
the event:
Konrad Kas, Global Sourcing Council
3S Awards,
Media Manager
Phone: 631-565-3949; email: konrad.gsc3sawards@gscouncil.org

Website – www.gsc3sawards.com

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Contacts

Global Sourcing Council
Konrad Kas, 631-565-3949
3S Awards,
Media Manager
konrad.gsc3sawards@gscouncil.org