WBCSD Council Meeting 2021

On 26-28 October, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) hosts its annual Council Meeting, bringing together global GEOs an C-suite executives to address the pressing challenges of climate, nature loss and growing inequality. The meeting will be a key opportunity to shape the collective business response to these issues, which have been exacerbated by the pandemic, at the scale and speed of transformation required. Dimitri Caudrelier, Quantis CEO, will join a panel to explore data transparency challenges in decarbonization and discuss the promising opportunities that access to product-level emissions data could unlock.


PANEL: Driving decarbonization and emissions accountability through data transparency
28 October 2021 / 11:30am-12:30pm

To reach net zero emissions before 2050, we need all businesses to measure, account for and disclose carbon emissions as a first step to reducing them. As businesses globally face rising pressure to reduce their carbon footprint, understanding and tracking end-to-end emissions and taking action to decarbonize is becoming their license to operate. The session will feature insights from:

  • Christian Klein, co-CEO, SAP 
  • Michael Heite, Head of PRO Sustainability & Compliance, Bayer and Together for Sustainability 
  • Marie-Claire Daveu, CSO and Head of International Institutional Affairs, Kering
  • Dimitri Caudrelier, CEO, Quantis