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Interactive Meet on Green Supply Chain & Green Purchasing

As part of the IGPN’s activities to disseminate Green Purchasing in the Asia-Pacific region, IGPN held a workshop, with the Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM) Pune Branch and Green Purchasing Network India (GPNI), on Green Purchasing and Greening Supply Chain in Pune on 27th November 2007 at the International Convention Centre.


- Workshop -
19:00 - Registration

Welcome & Opening Remarks:
Anant Kembhavi, Chairman, Pune Branch, Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM)

Green Purchasing and Green Procurement for Global Competitiveness:
Mandar Parasnis, Green Purchasing Network India

IGPN Activities and GPNI:
Hiromi Mori, Secretary General, IGPN
PDF : 5.4MB

Keynote Speech on Matsushita’s Efforts on Green Supply Chain and Green Purchasing especially in response to the evolving EU Legislations:
Tetsuji Kawakami, Manager, Corporate Environmental Affairs Division, Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd.
PDF : 1.7MB

Role of Various Agencies & Organisations in Green Procurement and Green Supply Chains: Case of Taiwan :
Dr Ning Yu, Chair, Green Purchasing Alliance, Taiwan
PDF : 1.7MB
- Question and Answers -
21:00 - Vote of Thanks: IIMM, Pune
Fellowship and Dinner with one-to-one interaction between experts and participants

On 29th November, IGPN delegate talked on the same topics to the gathering of the IIMM’s National councillors, board of studies members and prominent industrialists in Chandigarh.

During the IIMM’s NATCOM 2007 in Chandigarh, IGPN introduced its work and the international network and talked on Green Purchasing and greening supply chain to the IIMM’s members from across the industry in India.
PDF : 8.7MB

The workshop was supported by the Japan Fund for Global Environment of the Environmental Restoration and Conservation Agency.

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