Source Intelligence to Host Free Webinar on Feb. 2 Regarding Pending Conflict Mineral Rules in European Union
February 1, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Source Intelligence, the global leader for supply chain management and compliance solutions, is hosting a free webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, to provide expert insights and answers to the conflict minerals regulations coming to the European Union later this year.
The webinar – “Conflict Minerals: When, What and How to Comply” – begins at 11 a.m. Central European Time (CET). To register, click here. The webinar will cover updates to the pending regulations, highlight differences between conflict mineral rules in the United States and the EU, and provide a range of useful information about how companies can efficiently and effectively build their EU compliance program.
Experts also will discuss the challenges of engaging the global supplier network, the importance of cohesive smelter verification and how to implement best practices for tracking, verification and reporting.
The webinar will feature leading conflict minerals attorney Dynda Thomas, a partner with Squire, Patton, Boggs; Leah Butler, CFSI Program Director with the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC); and Lina Ramos, Executive Vice President at Source Intelligence (SI).
Conflict minerals is a cornerstone of Source Intelligence’s successful work on behalf of Fortune 500 firms and global enterprises that demand extensive, verified reports about the source of materials used in their products. Source Intelligence is the most-cited third party resource among all mandatory conflict minerals reports filed by U.S. companies under the Dodd-Frank Act. In addition, SI is currently assisting companies operating in more than 30 European countries with a variety of compliance issues, including anti-slavery rules, restricted substances disclosures, and anti-corruption regulations. SI is the only supply chain compliance company with a 24/7 multi-lingual engagement team that extensively validates real-time data gathered from the world’s largest supplier network.
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Source Intelligence® (SI) is a global network of businesses linked together to expedite the exchange and validation of compliance information. SI's cloud-based SaaS platform helps customers make informed decisions about business partners to offer products that meet legal, ethical, and environmental standards. The company's information and analytics platform provides customers with visibility into supply chains in order to comply with the law, minimize operational and brand risk, and improve efficiency. SI has received multiple awards, including the “2015 GRC Innovation Award" by analyst firm GRC 20/20.