Adidas to Present Sustainability and Chemical Management Targets at Hong Kong Conference

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Austin Davidsen, Senior Manager in Footwear Materials – Leather, at Adidas Group will be presenting ‘Corporate Sustainability Goals and Chemical Management Targets – The Way Forward’, at the Sustainability in the Leather Supply Chain Conference in Hong Kong on 30th March 2017.

Austin specialises in leather sourcing, specifically in footwear materials for Adidas Group. With 53,000 employees worldwide, Adidas believe sport has the power to change lives.

Read more about Austin Davidsen on our conference speakers page.


Have you registered? Only 3 Weeks to Go – Don’t miss out

Platinum sponsor, Stahl.

With only 3 weeks to go to the Sustainability in the Leather Supply Chain Conference, BLC and APLF are set to host one of the industry’s leading leather supply chain conferences.

The final agenda is confirmed:


12:30 Welcome
Victoria Addy, Technical Director, BLC Leather Technology Centre Ltd

12:40 ZDHC – Chemical Gateway and MRSL conformance for the leather supply chain
Frank Michel, Executive Director, ZDHC

13:20 Walking the Talk: How the leather chemicals industry is taking action on transparency
Michael Costello, Director of Sustainability, Stahl

14:00 DNA Labelling, an opportunity for leather supply chain transparency
James Hayward, Chairman & CEO, Applied DNA Sciences


15:10 Update of the Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) for Leather
Dietrich Tegtmeyer, Vice President, LANXESS Deutschland GmbH

15:30 Corporate Sustainability Goals and Chemical Management Targets – The Way Forward
Austin Davidsen, Senior Manager, Footwear Materials – Leather, Adidas

16:10 Supply Chain Panel on topical issues within the supply chain
Panel members: AdidasLVMHZDHCSmit & Zoon.

17:00 CLOSE
Read about our speakers.


Essential Information

Date: Thursday 30th March 2017
Duration: 12:00 to 17:30
Location: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Room: N101B, Level 1


Don’t miss out – Register today

BLC Members & APLF Exhibitors USD$370
Non-Members USD$385

Register your place today online with APLF – Discounted rates for BLC Members.


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