Social Audits smeta

WEBINAR: Using social compliance audits to ensure ethical sourcing across your supply chain

May. 20 2021

After a disruptive 2020, companies increasingly recognize the importance of responsible sourcing to protect business operations and workers. Independent social compliance audits help companies assess all aspects of supplier responsibility and enable them to mitigate risks throughout their supply chain.  


  • Introduction to Social Audits, the rise of Responsible Sourcing, ILO Convention  
  • Overview of SMETA audit  
  • Understanding the scope of SMETA audit  
  • Audit follow-up  
  • Sedex Virtual Assessment (SVA)  
  • Q&A session  

Designed for  

  • Anyone involved in the planning, implementing, maintaining, supervising ethical and social compliance procedures  
  • Those with an interest in Ethical sourcing  

Date: June 15th, 2021  

Time: 1 PM CEST  

Duration: 1 hour (45 min + 15 min for Q&A) 

Language: English  



Julien Bonne – Global Key Account Manager, Bureau Veritas  

Santosh Nair – Global Social and Customized Audits Manager, Bureau Veritas