Building on the success of the inaugural event last year, the second edition of the conference will be divided into four main sessions, with key topics including CSR and Risk management in the Leather Industry; Raw Hides & Leather: Innovation and Best Practice; The circular Economy in Footwear & Leather Goods; as well as Training, Savoir-faire, regional attractiveness and CSR challenges for the sector.

The high-calibre line-up of speakers includes Régis Léty, Manager of Sustainable Development, CTC; Luc Mounier, Professor of animal well-being, VetAgro; Gustavo Gonzalez Quijano, Secretary-General, Cotance; Wolfram Scholz, Commission Chairman IULTCS – IE and Director of W2O Environmental; Sophie Hersan, Chief Growth Officer, Vestiaire Collective; Florence Rambaud, Director of the Institut des Metiers d’Excellence, LVMH and Andree-Anne Lemieux, Director of the Chair Sustainability IFM-Kering.

Exclusive keynote addresses will also be given by representatives from luxury groups Kering, LVMH and Hermes. For more information click here.