ILM to broadcast free webinar on traceability in the leather supply chain

Worldwide
Published:  17 June, 2019

Following the success of parts 1 and 2 of the ILM webinar series on traceability in the leather supply chain, part 3 delves into this complex and pertinent topic once more, with three industry-leading presenters sharing their expertise and insights.

Broadcast as part of ILM‘s webinar series in association with theSauerReport.com and sponsored by Stahl, the three short presentations will centre around responsible leather and credit trading, DNA marking applied to leather as well as innovative and sustainable ways to monitor leather processing, tapping into the important work conducted by the global leather industry and its efforts to achieve more transparency, traceability and accountability. The webinar will be broadcast on July 10, 2019 at 3pm CET – 2pm UK time. It is free-to-attend, subject to approved registration.

Webinar speaker programme:

First presentation: Anne Gillespie, Director of Industry Integrity, Textile Exchange: “An Introduction to Responsible Leather and Credit Trading”

Second presentation: Michael Costello, Director of Sustainability, Stahl: “DNA Marking - Applied to Leather”

Third presentation: Fernando Bellese, Marketing and Sustainability Manager, JBS Couros:
“Kind Leather – A New Approach to Leather Processing”

The presentations will be followed by a short, moderated question and answer session with each of the presenters.

Webinar overview:

Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Time: 3pm CET (2pm UK time)
Duration: Approximately 60 minutes
Cost: Free-to-attend (participation subject to approval)

Click here to register to attend the broadcast.