SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT partners the 9th Planetworkshops Global Conference

SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT will partner the Global Conference 2014 to be held on 4–5 June 2014 at Abbaye de Fontevraud, near Paris, with the theme of “Time to make a choice”.

The Global Conference – International Forum for a Sustainable Development is an international forum which gathers annually decision-makers and opinion leaders committed for a sustainable development.

In just a few years, the Global Conference – International Forum for Sustainable Development has become an annual international mainstay, bringing together over two days some 2,000 participants from more than 100 countries involved in change for a sustainable society. Business managers, entrepreneurs, government officials, public authorities, leaders of NGOs and associations, intellectuals, researchers, experts, artists, media and representatives of civil society meet to think together the solutions needed to build a new model of development, more responsible and respectful of humans and the environment.

Group Interventions

Discover the whole programme of the 9th Global Conference 2014 – click here

Wednesday 4 June, 2.00pm – 3.30pm: « Do companies have the key for international climate negotiations? » with Hélène Valade, Director of Sustainable Development, SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT 


- Wednesday 4 June, 3.35pm – 5.05pm: « What new water policies to choose? » with Philippe MAILLARD, Chief Executive Officer, Lyonnaise des Eaux (France)

Find out more on Planetworkshops

Planetworkshops is a think tank with six years’ experience in bringing together stakeholders interested in the emerging challenges of sustainable development. By gaining strong recognition on the international stage, Planetworkshops aims to bring together and raise awareness among the majority of players and opinion leaders, in order to participate in a global change to our ways of life and governance.

As an international think tank working for the transformation of companies as they move towards new development models that are more respectful of humans and the environment, Planetworkshops aims to stimulate reflection on sustainable development in industrialised and emerging countries.

The purpose of Planetworkshops is to give life to ideas, to encourage intellectual innovation and to produce expertise that will support the long-term vision of decision makers. Resolutely focused on action, Planetworkshops concentrates on highlighting successful experience, steering and implementing development programmes and distributing best practices to support a shift towards harmonious, responsible development models.

Founded in 2007 by Eric Bazin and George J Gendelman, Planetworkshops is now acknowledged as a major player in the international sustainable development arena.

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