Wednesday, November 16, 2022, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM ET / a virtual event

Video on Demand

Dow and Fast Company brought business and sustainability leaders together for the virtual Sustainability Next Summit, held on November 16, 2022, to discuss how the sustainability landscape is evolving globally.

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Where Plastics Fit into the World Today

Jim Fitterling

Welcome Remarks
Featuring Jim Fitterling, Chairman and CEO, Dow

Gui Brammer Dylan de Thomas Changhua Wu David Carroll

Global Opportunities: How Policy Plus Innovation Can Make a Big Impact
Featuring Gui Brammer, Founder and CEO, Boomera Ambipar; Dylan de Thomas, VP of Public Policy & Government Affairs, The Recycling Partnership; David Carroll, Director of External Affairs, Plastics Europe; and Changhua Wu, CEO, Beijing Future Innovation Center

Larissa Sakamoto Lauren Sorkin

Plastics Applications for Future Sustainable Cities
Featuring Larissa Sakamoto, Senior Program Manager, Delterra; Lauren Sorkin, Executive Director, Resilient Cities Network; Han Zhang, Global Sustainability Director, Dow Packaging & Specialty Plastics; and Jessica Long, Managing Director and Chief Strategy, Closed Loop Partners

Tara Hemmer Haley Lowry

Innovations in Recycling—What's New and What's Next
Featuring Tara Hemmer, Chief Sustainability Officer, WM; Oliver Borek, Chief Commercial Officer, Mura Technology; and Haley Lowry, Global Sustainability Director, Dow Packaging & Specialty Plastics

Hugo Menilo Veronica Denise Riojas Ann Tracy Jeremy Wallach

The Consumer Shelf in the Age of Sustainability
Featuring Veronica Denise Riojas, Chief Marketing Officer, PepsiCo LATAM; Hugo Menilo, R&D, Head of Packaging for Nutrition, Unilever EMEA; Ann Tracy, Chief Sustainability Officer, Colgate-Palmolive; and Jeremy Wallach, Partner, McKinsey & Company

Andre Argenton

Closing Remarks
Featuring Andre Argenton, Chief Sustainability Officer and VP, Environment, Health, and Safety (EH&S), Dow