1 day / 14 inputs

Decision-makers from Politics,

Business and Civil Society

October 10, 2019
Thursday, October 10, 2019


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Arrival of Guests

08:30 | Atrium & Lichthof

Welcome Remarks

Marcel Engel, Global Compact Network Germany

Elmer Lenzen, macondo foundation

Video message by UN Secretary-General António Guterres

09:30 – 10:00 | Atrium


Setting the Scene – 10 years to go:

How far are we from achieving the Global Goals?

10:00 – 11:00 | Atrium

Chairwoman, German Council for Sustainable Development

Marlehn Thieme

The European Union, Germany and the Agenda 2030

Executive Director of the Futurzwei Foundation / Bestseller Author

Harald Welzer

The Global Goals as a Concrete Utopia

High Level Panel Discussion

Multilateralism in Crisis:

What Does This Mean for the 2030 Agenda?

11:00 – 12:30 | Atrium


Thomas Wessel – CHRO, Evonik Industries

Alexa Hergenröther – CEO, K+S Kali

Harald Welzer – Executive Director of the Futurzwei Foundation

Mark Griffiths – Global Leader Climate Business Hub, WWF

Commentary: Thorsten Pinkepank – Chair DGCN Steering Committee

Lunch break

12:30 – 14:00 | Lichthof

Members Only

Global Compact Network Germany Annual Meeting

12:30 – 13:00 | Atrium



14:00 – 16:00 | Various Rooms

Room: Prag


Partnerships are about more than cooperation

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Room: Atrium

Smart Mix

Mandatory and voluntary approaches to CSR: How can we achieve a “Smart Mix“?

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Room: Budapest

Supply Chain

How resilient are your supply chains?

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Room: Warschau

Water Stewardship

How can companies manage their water risks and meet the expectations of their stakeholders?

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Room: Lounge


What contributions can companies make to improve the integrity of our economic system?

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Room: Bratislava

Science & the SDGs

That´s why we still need science to achieve the Global Goals

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Coffee break

16:00 – 16:30 | Lichthof

Marketplace of Ideas

Quo Vadis Global Goals?

Aligning Profit with Purpose

16:30 – 17:30 | Atrium

16:30 – 17:00

Growing the Business of Tomorrow

The Leadership Agenda for the 2020s

Richard Roberts – Inquiry Lead, Volans

Julia Jürgens – Head of Leadership Development, METRO AG

17:00 – 17:30

The Climate Promise of Paris

Does Decarbonisation mean Deindustrialization?

Melanie Kubin-Hardewig – VP Group Sustainability Management, Deutsche Telekom AG

Cléo Mieulet – Extinction Rebellion

Closing Remarks

Elmer Lenzen, macondo foundation

Marcel Engel, Global Compact Network Germany

17:30 | Atrium

Social Event


17:45 – 20:00 | Lichthof

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