Programme Re' Summit 2023

At Re’ Summit 2023, you could expect a packed programme with interesting speakers, and a wide range of innovations and trends.

Program topics

Corporate Sustainability



Sustainable procurment

Programme 28 March 2023

9:00 | Block A

Marco Gadola, Board of Directors, MCH Group | Marco Lambertini, Special Envoy/Former Director, WWF International

9:30 | S1.1 Corporate Sustainability
Strategies, experiences; new requirements

with Kathrin Amacker, Regio Basiliensis | Anna Sandi, EDA | Deborah Schmidiger, ILO | Regula Meng, focusright

9:30 | S1.2 Sustainable procurement
New procurement law: experiences, tools and expectations of the Confederation 

with Marc Steiner, Swiss Federal Administrative Court Daniel Dubas, ARE | Katharina Meyer, BAFU

11:00  | Block B

Thomas Rau, Architect and recognised thought leader of the Circular Economy

11:30 | S2.1 Corporate Sustainability
Market Requirements versus Responsible and Sustainable Effective Corporate Governance

with Maja Bürkli, amfori | Franz Saladin, Bachem | Kevin Richmond, Coop Cooperative

11:30 | S2.2 Sustainable procurement
Concrete implementation offers for cantons and municipalities

with Felix Meier, Pusch | Albin Kälin, EPEA epeaswitzerland

14:00 | Podium Block C - Climate-friendly cities

Municipal President's Podium - Beat Jans, Government Councillor Basel-Stadt | Michael Künzle, City President Winterthur | Beat Züsli, City President Luzern | Stefanie Ingold, City President Solothurn | Barbara Thalmann, City President Uster

14:30 | S3.1 Corporate Sustainability
Innovation, financing & communication for sustainable products

with Philipp Scheidiger, SwissFairTrade | Rahel Gerber, Impact Hub Basel | Daniel Imhof, Nestlé Switzerland

S4.1 Insights & Outlook with Dominik Marbet, Bâloise

14:30 | S3.2 Sustainable procurment 
Basel, Bern and Zurich in comparison: What are the learnings and challenges?

with Till Berger, Basel-Stadt | Sonja Gehrig, City of Zurich

16:00 | Media and Visitor Conference with Bertrand Piccard

17:45 | Networking Dinner Party - with Betrand Piccard | The Blackouts | Michel Gammenthaler

Programme 29 March 2023

9:00 | Block D

Beat Jans, District President Basel-Stadt | Pekka Timonen, Mayor of Lahti

9:30 | Block sustainable procurment - Sustainable supply chains and trade - linear and circular

with Renato Isella, Fairtrade Max Havelaar (Schweiz) | Franzis Wimmer, amfori | Antonia Stalder, Prozirkula | Manuel Herzog, Bauteilbörse 

11:00 | Block E

Petteri Taalas, Secretary General of the UN-Organisation WMO (Meteorology)

11:30 | Block Energy - Is energy scarce or do we have it in abundance?

with Barbara Koch, Upper Rhine Cluster of Sustainability Research | Sebastian Deininger, Basel Chamber of Commerce HKBB | Georg Meier, Energie Zukunft Schweiz | Aleyna Lale, LEDCity powered by Innosuisse 

14:00 | Podium - Energy in abundance?

with Jürg Grossen, National Council | Beat Jans, Basel-Stadt | Aeneas Wanner, Energie Zukunft Schweiz | Alexander Keberle, economiesuisse | Benedikt Loepfe, ewz

14:30 | Block Climate - Switzerland in climate stress - stop or adapt?

with Reto Knutti, ETH | Renat Heuberger, Southpole