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February 29, 2016 12:48 ET

marcus evans to Host the 4th Conflict Minerals Compliance and Supply Chain Transparency Conference in Chicago

Constructing Resilient Controls Through Enhanced Audit and Data Collection Processes in Light of Evolving Domestic and International Reform

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - February 29, 2016) - marcus evans will host the 4th Conflict Minerals Compliance and Supply Chain Transparency Conference on June 22-23, 2016 in Chicago, IL. The 4th edition of this conference examines US, UK, EU, and APAC regulations and reform which make supply chain due diligence and corporate social responsibility a must. Discussions will tackle key issues including enhancing smelter data and verification processes for both filing and non-filing companies responding to customer requests and addressing the future of conflict minerals to create a more successful program.

Attending this advanced conference will enable you to:

  • Assess product level and company level basis to recognize best approaches for your company and emerging trends with Baker Hughes
  • Develop strategies to increase supplier responsiveness for better incoming data timeliness and accuracy with Allegion
  • Build supplier requirements into the contract to ensure responsiveness and communicate the consequences on non-compliance with Meritor
  • Tie together the Corporate Social Responsibility framework to comply with international and foreign requirements with Premier Farnell Corp.

Pre-Conference Workshops: June 21, 2016

Workshop A: Pioneering a Successful Supplier Training Module to Ease the Burden of Non-Compliance on the Manufacturer

Workshop B: Navigating the Independent Private Sector Audit (ISPA) Program to Ensure Preparedness in case of Legal Requirement


"This conference provided the greatest depth, breadth and sharing of issues, concerns and methods on conflict minerals compliance of any conference to date." Alcatel-Lucent

"Great conference, enjoyed the various perspectives from the speakers." Micron Technologies

For more information, please take a look at the conference agenda or contact Tyler Kelch, Digital Marketing Manager at

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Featuring Case Studies from Leading Conflict Minerals and Supply Chain Experts, including:

Fiona Susie
Conflict Minerals and RoHS Program Leader
Becton Dickinson

Wilhelm Janisch
Senior Manager, Global Environmental Compliance
Baxter International

Louis R. Ferretti
Project Executive, Product Environmental Compliance and Supply Chain Social Responsibility

Ken Manchen
Corporate Director, Safety, Health & Environmental Affairs - Americas
Premier Farnell Corp.

Kevin Savage
Compliance Officer, Supply Chain Management
Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp

Jennifer Guest
Project Engineer
Tetra Tech

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