Commerce lies at the heart of human existence. And the billions we spend each month producing and marketing and shipping products have the single biggest impact on our society and our planet. But we have surprisingly little knowledge or control over these processes. Global commerce is undergoing a dramatic transformation, affecting a wide range of issues from the environment to politics to human rights. In this eye opening talk Scott Kennedy advocates for transparency in the use of labels and branding to increase our understanding of the impact they have on our lives.
OpenLabel CEO Scott Kennedy explains how global commerce is undergoing a dramatic transformation, affecting a wide range of issues from the environment to politics to human rights.
OpenLabel is the social impact project named a ‘Top 100 Innovative Company’ by Entrepreneur Magazine. Besides his work as CEO of this company, Scott is also an advisor at The Impact Hub, an alumni of Founder’s Den, and a frequent writer and public speaker. Scott was previously CEO of Axcelis where he developed artificial intelligence software.