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SGS TO LEAD DISCUSSIONS ON CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY DURING THE 10TH ANNUAL RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS SUMMIT

SGS, the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company, is the Platinum sponsor of the 10th Responsible Business Summit, the leading UK and European meeting place for senior professionals in the areas of Corporate Responsibility, Sustainability, Ethics and Environment. The event will take place on 3-4 May 2011 in London.

During the conference, SGS will offer occasions to discuss the latest sustainability challenges and opportunities with corporate responsibility and sustainability experts:

• May 3, Plenary session: ‘Transparency - bridging the gap between policy and performance’, by Daniel Rüfenacht, SGS Corporate Sustainability VP

• May 4, Breakout session 2: ‘The next generation of environmental impact measurement’ by Effie Marinos, SGS Sustainability Manager

SGS experts will be available throughout the event at the stand 25 to meet the visitors.

Delegates are also welcome to take the complimentary SGS Responsible Business Healthcheck, a self assessment that helps one understand how well one’s organisation is able to demonstrate socially responsible business practices, identify key areas of strength and weakness and discover solutions which can help one’s business improve.

For more information and to register for the summit, visit Ethical Corporation website and enter the code RBP348S to get a 15% discount on a delegate pass.

The SGS Group is the global leader and innovator in inspection, verification, testing and certification services. Founded in 1878, SGS is recognized as the global benchmark in quality and integrity. With more than 64,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,250 offices and laboratories around the world.

SGS SA, 1 place des Alpes
CH-1211 Geneva, Switzerland

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