Jana Tolle

Conference „G20 – Leadership for Sustainable Business?“

Take part in the panels and interactive workshops and learn more about the action possibilities of the G20 states with regards to the sustainable economy (in German).

We want to kindly invite you to our conference on the topic "G20 – Leadership for Sustainable Business?". Please be aware that the event will take place in German.

On the day panels and interactive workshops take place between 01.30 and 08.00 pm that deal with the following core questions:

  • What are the action possibilities of the G20 states with regard to the funding of the sustainable and fair economy?
  • What are the expectations of the upcoming G20 meeting in Hamburg?
  • Which measures have arisen from the G7 leaders statement concerning  Responsible Supply Chains?
  • Which forms of cooperations between federal actors and companies within the context of sustainability are particularly successful? 


The interactive workshops deal with the following topics:

  • Human Rights Due Diligence in international Supply Chains
  • Green Building Strategien
  • Supply Chain Traceability
  • CSR-Richtlinie und Nationaler Aktionsplan Wirtschaft und Menschenrechte

Confirmed panelists:

  • Frank Hoffer, ILO/ACT
  • Jürgen Janssen, Leiter Sekretariat Bündnis für nachhaltige Textilien
  • Dr. Laura Schneider, Econsense - Forum Nachhaltige Entwicklung der Deutschen Wirtschaft
  • Maren Barthel, Senior Manager · Sustainability Management, Otto Group
  • Maximilian Heyde, Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ)
  • Nanda Bergstein, Head of Vendor Relations and Sustainability Non Food, Tchibo
  • Isabel Ihde, Referentin für Energie- und Umweltpolitik, Handelskammer Hamburg
  • Ulla Hüppe, Corporate Sustainability Management, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
  • Kirsten Kück, Sustainability Manager, Aurubis AG
  • Dr. Michael Arretz, VFI Verband Deutscher Fertigwarenimporteure
  • Dr. Thomas Weber, Leiter des Referates Nachhaltigkeit, Bundesministerium der Justiz und für Verbraucherschutz
  • Andreas Schindler, Geschäftsführer, Don Limón GmbH

Moderators of the workshops and panels:

  • Andreas Zamostny, Schlange & Co, Consultants for Corporate Responsibility
  • Dr. Delia Schindler Tchibo, Zukunftsrat
  • Tim Feld, CR Consultant, Scholz & Friends Reputation
  • Dr. Norbert Taubken, Manager, Scholz & Friends Reputation
  • Dr. Doris Hillger, Handelskammer Hamburg
  • Isabel Ebert, Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, London
  • Prof. Dr. Sarah Jastram, Dr. Jürgen Meyer Chair of International Business Ethics and Sustainability HSBA


  • HSBA - Lehrstuhl für Internationale Wirtschaftsethik und Nachhaltigkeit
  • Handelskammer Hamburg

Cooperation partners:

  • Dr. Jürgen Meyer Stiftung
  • Business and Human Rights Center London
  • Schlange & Co, Consultants for Corporate Responsibility

The complete programme can be found here (in German):

G20 Programme


The event is already fully booked but you can still be placed on the waiting list.