»think 2020« Symposium
March 24 – 26 • Stuttgart, Germany

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Main Day - March 25

Get new insights and practical approaches from thought leaders, sustainability managers and business professionals. We will also be hosting an award ceremony at the evening event during our “think 2020” Symposium. 



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8:00 - 9:00am Check-in and Coffee
9:00 - 9:40am

Opening Session

  • Paul Marushka, CEO, Sphera
  • Marc Binder, VP EMEA & Global Consulting Services, Sphera
9:40 - 11:00am

Keynote Speech

  • Prof Sir David King, Executive Chair, Centre for Climate Repair at Cambridge
  • David Metcalfe, CEO, Verdantix
  • Christoph Jäkel, Vice President Sustainability Strategy, BASF
11:00 - 11:30am Coffee Break
11:30 - 1:00pm

Networking for a Sustainable Future

  • Topics include EHS, Science Based Targets, Scope 3, Sustainability Reporting, Circular Economy, Sustainable Packaging and much more...
1:00 - 2:30pm Lunch
2:30 - 4:00pm

Digging Deeper - Breakout Sessions

4:00 - 4:30pm Coffee Break
4:30 - 5:30pm Summary Breakout Sessions
5:30 - 6:00pm Departing Thoughts - End of Conference
6:30pm Evening Event & Award Ceremony


Costs for Main Day:

  • Clients: free
  • Non-clients: 780€
  • Students: 250€


Award Ceremony

We are happy to announce that we will be hosting an award ceremony at the evening event during our “think 2020” Symposium.

The ceremony will have the “Most Unique Approach to Sustainable Innovation" as its theme.

For the ceremony, you can apply for the following awards:
What company produced the most transformative work?
Which company is best prepared for future challenges?

What is the process?
  • Submit your application for one of the award categories by February 29.
  • 3 nominees per category will be announced by March 9.
  • We will present nominees during the main day (March 25). Participants at the “think 2020” Symposium can vote for the nominated projects using our event app.
  • We will announce one winner per category during the evening event (March 25).

How to apply for an award?
  • Look at our PowerPoint presentation summarizing the award categories as well as the criteria per award.
  • Fill out the application (page 4 or 7, depending on the category you choose).
  • Send your application to think-2020@sphera.com by February 29.

Apply now!

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Clients are free of charge on the main day (March 25).

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Evening Event


Join our evening event at the Wagenhallen on March 25!

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70191 Stuttgart

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