Towards a new vision for a responsible leather supply chain
MONDAY 9 SEPTEMBER 2024 • MAISON DE LA CHIMIE • PARIS
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The Sustainable Leather Forum (SLF) is the first international event dedicated to
CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) in the leather industries. Held in the heart of Paris, France,
it gathers more than 400 international participants – businesses operating in the sector, major
fashion and design corporations, SMEs, micro-businesses, mid-sized companies, institutional bodies,
opinion leaders and consultancies – to focus on social, environmental and economic
As a unique platform for sharing the CSR best practices of the leather industries sector and its ecosystem, the SLF is an invaluable source of key information to help shape the CSR strategy of companies and support them in their transformation.
Over the course of an exceptional day, international experts and companies will have the opportunity to speak during keynotes, round tables and debates punctuated by networking sessions.
international guest experts
Discover the exhibitors specialised in CSR
An exhibition space open to companies specialised in CSR, where they can showcase their services and solutions
Make the most of the CSR-related round tables, keynotes and debates to gain new knowledge and insights
Reducing environmental impacts, eco-design, resource and waste management, traceability, due diligence, working conditions, animal welfare, certifications, technological innovations, and consumer expectations are just some of the topics that will be discussed at the forum.
Plan your B2B meetings
Because first and foremost, CSR is about sharing experiences, best practices, and finding new partners. The SLF is introducing a new (smart) tailored networking service.
100 themed videos available all year round on replay
Video topics: Environment, Governance, Human rights and working conditions, Fair practices, Consumers
Discover the speakers of the Sustainable Leather Forum 2023!
Chief, Chemicals and Health Branch, Industry and Economy Division
UN Environment Programme (UNEP)
Carbon and Biodiversity Project Manager
International Crocodile Farming Association (ICFA)
Global Accessories Marketing & Merchandising Director
Zadig & Voltaire
Director of Quality, Compliance, Customer Service and Corporate Social Responsibility
Conseil National du Cuir
Clémentine COLIN RICHARD
Richard-Pontvert SA / Paraboot
French Minister of Agriculture and Food Sovereignty
Glbal Sustainability Director
Zadig & Voltaire
Sustainable Leather Foundation
Minister Delegate for Industry
SVP, Supply Chain Innovation
Land to Market
Chief Executive Officer
Group Operations Director
Co-founder and consultant
Global Lead Apparel, Textile and Footwear
Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute
Sustainability Project Manager for footwear
Key players from the leather industry
From hide producers to tanneries, manufacturers of footwear and leather goods, and retailers of finished goods.
Players in the leather industry ecosystem
Professional federations, public organisations, business incubators, investment funds, trade show organisers.
Engineering and consulting firms, circular economy and recycling specialists, and more.
Institutional bodies and opinion leaders
Members of parliament, philosopher, economist, author, etc.
CEO, general manager, head of production, finance director, head of sales, etc.
Sustainable development director, CSR manager, head of change management, responsible procurement manager, and more
R&D engineer, head of the innovation division, chemical technician, project manager in natural materials development, etc.
Director of marketing, product manager, marketing and communications manager, etc.
Join the leather CSR community’s first international matchmaking platform
Looking for a new contact? An expert in CSR solutions? Want to have a chat with one of the speakers? Tap into the power of the SLF community through B2B meetings. Our matchmaking platform is open to all professionals and accessible all year round.
Registration opens in 2024
See you on 9 September 2024 at Maison de la Chimie
28 rue Saint-Dominique, 75007 Paris
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