The Conference

What is Sustainable Brands®?

Sustainable Brands® is an international community of learning, collaboration, and commerce that is action-focused on empowering brands to flourish by leading the way to a more sustainable future. The Sustainable Brands® Conference provides a collaborative environment where professionals from different disciplines and countries come together to be inspired, engaged and equipped to succeed.

Who should attend the Sustainable Brands® Kuala Lumpur?

We are looking towards all levels to learn from this unique conference. Past conferences overseas have been attended by many CEOs, CFOs, CMOs, Sustainability Heads, HR, Corporate Communications, Branding, External Comms, MarComm, Supply Chain, and Quality Assessment personnel.

Why should I attend?

You will get a chance to hear from the authorities on the newly mandated FTSE4Good Bursa Malaysia (F4GBM) Index that was recently mandated by Bursa Malaysia.

By attending the conference, you will not only gain valuable insights on real solutions for your brand/organisation, but you will also be able to expand your network and be involved in collaborative discussions that can help to create a broader understanding of opportunities that lead to positive business results.

Participate in our thought-provoking breakout sessions, facilitated discussion groups and plenaries and learn:

  • How to address your internal and external stakeholders about the importance of sustainable business practices
  • Up to the minute market trends driving new opportunities for brand innovation that solve real social and environmental issues
  • How leaders are repositioning their brands around deeper meaning and purpose
  • How to create authentic, two-way conversations that improve stakeholder relationships and support innovation
  • How to improve your brand story by instituting smarter procurement processes
  • How to build shared values into your supply chain to improve stability and quality leading to a distinct competitive advantage
  • How understanding product life cycle impact can lead to more innovative design processes

What’s the connection between Sustainable Brands® Kuala Lumpur and my organisation?

Sustainability is a company’s commitment to operating in an economically, socially and environmentally sustainable manner whilst balancing the interest of diverse stakeholders. It requires companies to take a holistic look at their operations and identify all possible impacts and positive contributions.

  • Marketplace
  • Workplace
  • Community
  • Environment

Who are the major worldwide partners of Sustainable Brands®?

The Sustainable Brands® community has grown to include thought leaders, brand strategists, marketing executives, product and service innovators, and other change agents from over 40 of the world’s most influential companies.

Conference Venue & Dates

Where will Sustainable Brands® Kuala Lumpur be held and when?

The conference will be held at Connexion@Nexus from 1 – 2 November 2016.

How do I get there?

Connexion@Nexus is a 30 minute taxi ride from KL Sentral railway station which in turn is a 25 minute train ride from KL International Airport.

Where should I stay while I am here for the conference?

The most convenient hotel is 4-star V E Hotel which is a short covered walk from the conference venue. Special rates are available for conference participants.

Pricing and Registration

What are the rates for the conference?

The tickets are priced at RM2,350 (USD 650)  for early bird registration (closes on 30 September 2016) and RM2,600 (USD 750) for normal registration. Group discounts are available – please contact Sofia at sofia@acaciabluecares.com.

Ticket costs are fully HRDF claimable (for Malaysian delegates only).

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When is the closing date for registration?

All payments and registration must be done by 3 October 2016.