1 day / 14 inputs

Decision makers from politics

business and civil society

October 10, 2019
Thu, October 10, 2019



Arrival of Guests

08:00 | Atrium & Lichthof

Welcome Remarks

Video message by UN Secretary-General António Guterres

Marcel Engel, Global Compact Network Germany

Elmer Lenzen, macondo foundation

09:00 – 09:30 | Atrium


Setting the Scene – 10 years to go:

How far are we from achieving the Global Goals?

09:30 – 11:00 | Atrium

Marlehn Thieme

(tbc) The European Union, Germany and the 2030 Agenda

Harald Welzer

The future of the Global Goals: From aspiration to action

Panel Discussion

Multilateralism in crisis:

What does this mean for Agenda 2030?

11:00 – 12:30 | Atrium


Michael Butschek – CEO, Tata Motors

Alexa Hergenröther – CEO, K+S Kali

Christian Berg – Board, Club of Rome, German Chapter

Silvia Kreibiehl – Vice Chair, Germanwatch (tbc)

Moderator: Elmer Lenzen, Chair macondo foundation

Lunch break

12:30 – 14:00 | Lichthof

Members Only

Global Compact Network Germany Annual Meeting

12:30 – 13:00 | Atrium



14:00 – 16:00 | Main hall

SDGs 16 and 17


Partnerships are about more than cooperation — they are reflected in shared values.

SDG 17

Smart Policy Mix

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) between voluntary and mandatory: What does a “Smart Policy Mix” look like?

SDGs 8 and 9

Supply Chain Resilience

Leveraging enterprise risk management and traceability are an effective way to capture opportunities.


Water Stewardship

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


Business and Human Rights

Business, Human Rights and the SDGs: What synergies exist and how can they be used effectively?

SDG 16

Science & the SDGs

What contributions can science make to improve the Global Goals?

Coffee break

16:00 – 16:30 | Lichthof


Quo vadis SDGs?

Between rethinking corporate values and thinking ahead towards an inclusive, sustainable future

16:30 – 17:45 | Atrium


John Elkington – Chair Volans (tbc)

Renata Jungo Brüngger, Vorstandsmitglied für Integrität und Recht, Daimler AG

Thomas Wessel, Personalvorstand, Evonik Industries AG

Prof. Christian Berg, Board Club of Rome, German Chapter

Moderator: Thorsten Pinkepank, German Global Compact Network

Closing Remarks

Thorsten Pinkepank, Board Global Compact Germany

Elmer Lenzen, macondo foundation

17:45 – 18:00 | Atrium

Social Event


18:00 – 20:00 | Lichthof

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