Moving Your Value Chain from Risk to Resilience

Thursday, March 5, 2020

10:45am - 12:00pm

Climate change is a material risk to business across operations, supply chains, and in communities vital to the fundamental existence and continuity of a business. Meanwhile, studies continue to prove the bottom-line benefit to investing in adaptation now. This session addresses how companies like Exelon and Mars are assessing their value chains’ exposure to climate risk, developing resilience metrics, and integrating programmatic activities across business functions.


  • Ashley Allen, Climate and Land Senior Manager, Mars Incorporated
  • Samantha Harris, Manager, Climate Change Practice, BSR (moderator)
  • Michael Reading, Lead Risk Consultant, Target
  • Melanie Dickersbach, Climate and Environment Strategy Manager, Exelon Corporation