The Landmark Project


Thursday, 21 June 2018

2:30 – 3:00 pm
Arrival, registration and welcome drink

3:00 – 3:30 pm
Welcome and introduction by the organizers
Address by State Secretary Dr. Andre Baumann (Ministry of the Environment, Climate Protection and the Energy Sector Baden-Württemberg)

3:30 – 4:40 pm
Backgrounds on IT production and raw material extraction

Len Abe, labour rightslaw activist from China:
Background on the human rights situation in Chinese IT production

Dr. Claude Kabemba, Director Southern Africa Resource Watch:
Background on conflict materials and human rights violations in raw material extraction and trade in the DR Congo

4:40 – 5:00 pm
Vitamin and coffee break

5:00 – 6:00 pm
Potentials for socially responsible public procurement

Sören Enholm, CEO TCO Development:
Socially responsible public procurement: Verification with TCO Certified

Katja Gnittke, WMRC Rechtsanwälte Wichert und Partner:
Possibilities for the inclusion of social and labour standards and human rights due diligence obligations in a call for tenders

6:00 – 7:00 pm
Conversations at the eco-fair buffet

7:00 – 9:00 pm
Evening programme

Public event (at the Hospitalhof):
„The fight for human and labour rights in the global South. Activists report on civil society strategies and scope for action“, i.a. with Len Abe and Dr. Claude Kabemba

Guided tour „Stuttgart 21“ (by appointment and against assumption of the proportional costs between 5 and 13 EUR)

9:00 – 10:00 pm
Get-together in the foyer of the Hospitalhof

Friday, 22 June 2018

8:45 – 9:00 am
Arrival and welcome drink

9:00 – 10:15 am
Current practical examples of socially sustainable IT procurement

with Manfred Abele (Central purchasing department of the City of Stuttgart), Henning Elbe (Dataport) and Jens Lehner (IT.Niedersachsen)

10:15 – 10:45 am

10:45 am – 12:15 pm
Workshop session I (find details here)

Workshop 1:
Sustainability Compass: How does the web tool support socially responsible public procurement?

Workshop 2:
Conflict minerals in IT products

Workshop 3:
Fair Green IT – How does energy and resource-efficient IT also become socially responsible?

12:15 – 1:00 pm
Lunch break

1:00 – 2:30 pm
Workshop session II (see workshop list for details)

Workshop 4:
Practical workshop: ICT calls for tenders with social criteria in concrete terms

Workshop 5:
Monitoring by Electronics Watch for the enforcement of social criteria

Workshop 6:
Verification of social criteria with certificates: TCO Certified, EU Ecolabel, Blauer Engel

2:30 – 3:00 pm
Conference results, outlook and farewell

You can download the programme as PDF file here.


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