Meeting Overview

Leveraging sustainability for innovation can give your company an edge by bringing a fresh focus to the design of products, services and business models. To uncover solid techniques that have led to successful design innovation, we’ll hear firsthand case studies of successes and failures from corporate member representatives. The meeting will include a dedicated community problem-solving session, allowing members to crowdsource expertise from others in the room and tackle challenges that we are collectively facing. We’ll also focus on building creativity through collaboration in a unique design innovation workshop. 


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Preliminary Agenda

Wednesday, April 1

9:30am - 12:00pm | Optional Morning Event

12:00pm - 1:00pm | Lunch

1:00pm - 5:00pm | Afternoon Program 


Thursday, April 2

9:00am - 9:30am | Breakfast

9:30am - 12:30pm | Morning Program



Who should attend:

This meeting is exclusive to the SB Corporate Member and Affiliate Member Networks.

In addition to gathering in person at annual SB Conferences and other SB events, private member meetings* provide an opportunity for members to connect face-to-face in an intimate, small group environment, sharing challenges, solutions and best practices to successfully drive market-leading better brands.

*All SB member meetings operate under the Chatham House Rule.


Meeting Details


We recommend members stay at our partner hotel, Hyatt Centric Arlington, with a discounted rate. To make your reservations, please click here

Due to the cherry blossom season we recommend that guests book as soon as possible, as inventory will be in high demand.

If you need additional assistance, please contact us at 877-803-7534 or click here to find contact information by Region. 

Dinner Venue 

To be confirmed

Meeting Venue

Nestlé USA

1812 N Moore St, Arlington, VA 22209

We encourage public transportation or car sharing services, such as Lyft.

Business casual