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3rd Conflict Minerals Reporting & Supply Chain Transparency

Continuously Meeting SEC Compliance Regulations through a Strengthened CM Program, Enhanced Smelter Verification, and by Addressing the Future of Audits

23-25 Jun 2015
Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile | Chicago, IL, United States of America

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3rd Conflict Minerals Reporting & Supply Chain Transparency

The 3rd Conflict Minerals Reporting and Supply Chain Transparency Conference will examine the SEC regulations that require all the U.S. public companies to disclose the specific minerals contained in their products, which makes supply chain due diligence a must.  Discussions will tackle key issues including enhancing smelter data and verification processes for both filing and non-filing companies responding to customer requests and addressing the future of conflict minerals to create a more successful program.

This conference will allow organizations to benchmark their conflict minerals management program against their peers to more efficiently meet SEC expectations and amend their program for future filings.

Seating is limited to maintain and intimate educational environment that will cultivate the knowledge and experience of all participants.


Key Topics

  • Address the current SEC requirements and leverage external resources to create a more efficient CM program
  • Increase supply chain sustainability and assess the future of conflict minerals regulations
  • Obtain the necessary information to effectively conduct due diligence throughout the supply chain
  • Examine current CM programs to indentify gaps and strengethen transparency
  • Previous Attendees Include

    Applied Materials
    Becton Dickinson
    Brady Corporation
    DRS Technologies Inc.
    Ford Motor Company
    Gulfstream Aerospace
    Illinois Tool Works
    ITT Cannon
    Kyocera Electronics
    Masco Corporation
    Motorola Inc.
    Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
    Universal Electronics Inc.

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    Practical Insights From

    Wilhelm Janisch
    Senior Manager, Environmental Compliance and Sustainability
    Motorola Mobility

    Debra Paxton
    Global Compliance Program Manager, Conflict Minerals
    Schlumberger Oilfield Services North & South America

    Jennifer Prisco
    Senior Counsel, Global Supply Chain
    TE Connectivity

    John Plyler
    Supply Chain Social Responsibility Program Manager

    Christopher T. McClure
    Midwest Practice Leader - Forensics
    Crowe Horwath LLP

    Jared Connors
    Technical Sales Manager, Material Compliance, Sustainability and Conflict Minerals
    iPoint, Inc

    Michael Littenberg
    Schulte Roth & Zabel

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    Voice of Our Customers
    • "Great 2.5 days to allow me to do a deep dive in conflict minerals across multiple industries. Validating our program and highlighting growth areas for next year" - Alcatel-Lucent
    • "Much better than expected. I was able to take away valuable information" - Gulfstream
    • "Great conference - engaging topics, well organized, and valuable time spent" - Becton Dickinson
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    For all enquiries regarding speaking, sponsoring and attending this conference contact:

    Abby Wilson

    The NBC Tower, 9th Floor
    455 N Cityfront Plaza Drive

    (312) 894-6313
    Fax: (312) 894-6304