Annual Meeting 2024

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Step into the dawn of “a new era of unified impact” at the Cascale Annual Meeting 2024 in Munich, Germany and online. Exclusively crafted for Cascale members, this electrifying event brings together over 600+ attendees, representing a diverse mix of manufacturers, brands, retailers, academics, NGOs, government officials and service providers from all corners of the globe, both in-person and online.

Date & Time
September 09 2024 | 17:00 - September 11 2024 | 23:00 (CEST)
Munich, Germany
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Cascale Annual Meeting 2024 in Munich, Germany & Online

Join us this September in Munich for the Cascale Annual Meeting 2024, where we embark on a journey together into “a new era of unified impact”. Designed exclusively for our Cascale community, this event is a unique opportunity for more than 600 attendees from across the globe to connect. Whether you’re joining us in person or tuning in online, we’re setting the stage for manufacturers, brands, retailers, academics, NGOs, government officials, and service providers to come together in unprecedented collaboration.

The Theme: A New Era of Unified Impact

As we set forth on this path towards a more sustainable and equitable future, the theme of “A New Era of Unified Impact” reflects our commitment to community, collaboration and inclusion. It signifies a turning point in the consumer goods industry.

This theme encapsulates our belief that, by working together, we can address the most pressing challenges facing our industry and pave the way for a more equitable and restorative future. It embodies our dedication to common measurement, collective action, transparency and accountability —the cornerstones of our shared goals towards creating a consumer goods industry that serves both people and the planet.

What to Expect

Our program is intricately crafted to synchronize with Cascale’s strategic plan, emphasizing our three core pillars: combating climate change, ensuring decent work for all, and fostering a nature-positive future. Dedicated to providing exclusive updates on the Cascale Impact Programs, latest advancements in the Higg Index Suite of Tools, and more, each session is tailored to empower you to catalyze change within your organization and across the industry.


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A New Chapter with Worldly

This year, we’re excited to enhance your experience by aligning with Worldly’s inaugural customer event. As our valued technology partner, Worldly is creating an engaging platform for both Cascale members and non-members. Dive into interactive sessions focused on leveraging the Higg Index effectively, using insights to drive action on GHG emissions, and preparing for upcoming regulatory changes. Stay tuned for more details on combo tickets for both events – an opportunity you won’t want to miss.

Who Attends?

The Cascale Annual Meeting is an exclusive event reserved solely for Cascale Members – it’s a moment where we come together as manufacturers, brands, retailers, academics, NGOs, government officials, and service providers to drive meaningful change.

Here is a selection of the esteemed organizations joining us at this year’s Annual Meeting.

Why Attend?

Holistic Program

Comprehensive agenda covering diverse industry aspects

Intentional Networking

Curated opportunities for meaningful connections

Round Tables

Expert-led discussions for knowledge sharing

Interactive Workshops

Hands-on sessions for practical insights

Strategic Partnerships

Collaborative initiatives for common goals

Noteworthy Speakers

Experts delivering impactful content

Exhibition Space

Showcasing industry innovations and spotlight moments from sponsors

Cascale Booth

Team available for assistance and discussions

Networking Events

Networking opportunities at the Annual Meeting are woven into the fabric of the event, ensuring attendees have ample chances to forge meaningful connections with industry experts and like-minded peers.

Cascale Annual Meeting Welcome Reception

Join us on September 9 to foster introductions and break the ice.

Cascale Annual Meeting Dinner Reception

Join us on September 11 to exchange impressions in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Relive the Experience: Explore Previous Annual Meetings

More than 500 attendees convened at the 2023 Annual Meeting. Reflecting the theme “Evolution for Impact,” the event brought together stakeholders from across the fashion and apparel value chain to discuss and explore opportunities for the industry to deepen collaborations in order to drive true and lasting impact for people and the planet.

Discover the Power of Unified Impact Across Four Dynamic Stages

Join us at the Cascale Annual Meeting 2024 and be a part of this new era of unified impact, where every stage offers a unique opportunity to connect, learn, and drive change.

Main Stage

Experience industry updates, policy engagement, and strategic shifts through keynotes, panel discussions, and presentations. Expect big names, important data, and major announcements that set the tone for the event.

Impact Stage

Participate in workshops and roundtable discussions led by experts on Higg Index Tools, Cascale Programs, and industry initiatives. Gain actionable takeaways and educational experiences to drive real change in your organization.

Connections Stage

Engage in personalized interactions and resource discovery in a casual, comfortable space. Develop strong connections, get updates, and participate in hands-on workshops and networking sessions.

Virtual Only Stage

Join our dedicated virtual stage for exclusive online sessions, networking with Cascale’s CEO & Board, and private virtual tours. Engage in workshops and events tailored specifically for our online attendees.

Program Overview

Maximize your experience at the Cascale Annual Meeting 2024 by familiarizing yourself with the types of sessions our program offers.

Inspiring Keynotes

Challenge perspectives and spark inspiration with addresses from prominent figures on ‘A New Era of Unified Impact.’


Engage in hands-on learning with industry leaders, gaining actionable insights and practical tools to drive real impact.


Foster interactive dialogues and collaborative problem-solving with attendees, guided by skilled moderators and pre-set questions.

Cascale Connections

Enjoy intentional networking sessions in a relaxed atmosphere, designed for shared learning and meaningful connections.

Innovation Corner

Explore a dedicated space showcasing manufacturers’ contributions to sustainability and innovation, highlighting groundbreaking work.

Intentional Networking

Participate in structured networking activities, facilitating meaningful interactions and expanding professional relationships both online and in-person.

Exhibitor Showcase

 Interact with industry leaders and explore sustainable innovations, with virtual tours available for online attendees.

Case Studies

Discover members’ remarkable achievements, learning from real-world examples and innovative solutions driving positive change.

Sustainability Highlights

Efforts are being made to create a sustainable event with a positive, lasting impact!


Hilton Munich Park

📍Am Tucherpark 7, 80538 Munich, Germany

This year our event will take place at the Hilton Munich Park. Beside the Eisbach River, this hotel is inside the beautiful English Garden. As part of our event, we have secured discounted rates for your hotel stay:

  • €165/night single occupancy
  • €180/night double occupancy

Reserve a room here.

Travel & Transportation

We encourage attendees who can travel to Munich by public transportation to do so.

Arrival by Train

Where possible, we highly encourage attendees to utilize public transportation options. For your convenience, we have included travel information for main cities:

  • Amsterdam to Munich can be done by rail during the day using the ICE International train plus a change to a domestic German ICE service. Or take the direct NightJet service overnight.
  • Paris to Munich can be easily done by rail with more than 12 trips a day scheduled. The total travel time is around 5 hours departing from PARIS EST and arriving at MUENCHEN HBF.
  • Berlin to Munich can take as little as four and a half hours on Germany’s high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) train. Depart from Berlin Central Train Station and arrive at MUENCHEN HBF.

Arrival by Plane

Once in Munich, we encourage the use of the impressive public transportation options from the airport. The Munich commuter train—the S-Bahn—shuttles passengers from the Munich Airport directly to the city center. Take the S-8 to Munich East and board the 54 Bus to the Hilton Munich Park.


Sponsors and Exhibitors

Our flagship event offers a unique platform for leaders to drive meaningful change across the consumer goods industry. As a sponsor, you’ll have the opportunity to demonstrate your unwavering commitment to sustainability and drive real impact.  Your support not only contributes to the event’s growth and reach but also aligns your brand with our mission and values. By sponsoring, you will gain invaluable exposure, forge connections with industry leaders, and leave a lasting impression on our community.

Explore our sponsorship opportunities.

Why Sponsor?

Increased Brand Visibility

  • Boost brand image and create value through dynamic promotion.
  • Increase social media reach and expand follower base for heightened brand exposure.
  • Showcase your commitment to sustainability and gain exposure to a dedicated audience.

Accelerated Lead Generation

  • Achieve meaningful results and gain valuable returns on investment.
  • Meet potential customers, future partners, and high-level decision-makers.
  • Engage your target audience meaningfully to meet your objectives.

Thought Leadership

  • Showcase your sustainability leadership and innovative solutions.
  • Collaboratively shape impactful sponsorship activities.
  • Shape the future of sustainability by influencing industry norms through innovation.

Who Are the Attendees?

The Cascale Annual Meeting is an exclusive gathering dedicated to Cascale Members. It’s a pivotal occasion where manufacturers, brands, retailers, academics, NGOs, government officials, and service providers unite to spearhead significant change.

Confirmed Sponsors

Networking Dinner Host

Silver Sponsor

Gold Sponsor
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Sponsorship Packages


View the Annual Meeting 2024 Exhibition Booth options here.

Exclusive Opportunity – Sponsor Spotlight Session on our Impact Stages 

Take the stage during one of our pre-scheduled sponsor spotlight sessions. These sessions will be held on the impact stage most relevant to your sessions’ topic! Here you can share your company’s sustainability journey, impact, case studies and more!

Reach out to our events team to learn more about the details and how we can customize the spotlight to fit your preferences and requirements.

Sponsorship Networking Sessions

Do you have any questions?

Our dedicated team is always available to meet with you to discuss and explore together which opportunities best suit your company to maximize your impact and gain the exposure it deserves.


Ticket Overview

Join us at the Cascale Annual Meeting in-person or virtually! Purchase a combo ticket to attend the Cascale Annual Meeting and Worldly’s Customer Forum.




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