LinkedIn Tribunes from Saint-Gobain

What will be our lives in the cities in 2050?

From - Wed, 30/10/2019 - 17:01

"Let’s imagine that the built environment is becoming net zero carbon, resource efficient, healthy, inclusive and resilient." Emmanuel Normant, Vice President for sustainable development -Saint-Gobain.

What does it take to become a customer centric company?

From - Mon, 07/10/2019 - 16:47

"The quality of the relation between a company and its customers is symmetric to the quality of the relation of the company with its collaborators". Cordula Gudduschat, Vice President Marketing & Development at Saint-Gobain.

Net Zero carbon by 2050: Day 1 for Saint-Gobain

From - Wed, 25/09/2019 - 12:48

"Several days ago, I announced the commitment I am making on behalf of the Saint-Gobain Group: Achieve zero net carbon emissions by 2050. This is in line with the target of limiting global warming to 1.5 °C." Pierre-André de Chalendar, Chairman and CEO of Saint-Gobain Group.

We need to make happy those we want to make better!

From - Mon, 09/09/2019 - 18:00

"Empowerment and trust generate positive and powerful implementation, with teams quickly rolling out a shared decision enriched by all. Organizations learn from their failures and foster risk-taking and experimentation, which are vital to success. In a sense, managers are like mountain guides, leading their co-workers to a hard-to-reach summit that no-one would have attained alone. The team works like a roped party in which each person supports and complements one another on the basis of mutual trust." Benoit Bazin, COO - Saint-Gobain.


Let’s dispell the myth of ‘digital natives’!

From - Fri, 06/09/2019 - 09:25

"Companies need to reinvent themselves and the younger generations are contributing to this movement. More than ever before, they expect personalized approaches that factor in each person’s individuality",  Claire PEDINI, Senior Vice-President, in charge of Human Resources and Digital Transformation at Saint-Gobain.

Industry 4.0: are plants really becoming smart?

From - Mon, 22/07/2019 - 15:32

"Today, anyone even remotely involved in industry will have heard of the concept of “Industry 4.0.", Benoit d'Iribarne, Vice President Industry Performance and Technology at Saint-Gobain.

Fail and learn: the best way to succeed?

From - Mon, 15/07/2019 - 15:02

"Imagine yourself at a job interview. Instead of rattling on about your smooth career path, you discuss your failures." Claire Pedini, Senior Vice-President, in charge of Human Resources and Digital Transformation - Saint-Gobain.

Materials: essential copilots for tomorrow’s aircraft

From - Fri, 28/06/2019 - 13:31

"The aviation industry is facing huge technical challenges: safety, reducing greenhouse gas emissions with, as a consequence, the increase in electrification and a continuing reduction in weight, connectivity both to improve passenger experience and to ensure the aircraft’s safety and sound maintenance.
In order to take up these challenges, the sector can count on a discreet but crucial copilot: materials.
How can materials reinvent air travel? How do Saint-Gobain’s solutions already contribute to this revolution?" Laurent Guillot,, Senior Vice-President, CEO High Performance Solutions at Saint-Gobain

Enterprise Innovation in Saint-Gobain’s DNA

From - Fri, 14/06/2019 - 17:26
Innovation has always been at the core of what we’ve done as a company. For the past 353 years, that’s who we have been: Innovators.

Saint-Gobain Top Employer Global for the fourth year… thanks to its employees

From - Tue, 07/05/2019 - 15:27
There is no “top employer” without “top employees”! A look back at the collective success that Saint-Gobain has achieved with the Top Employer Global label.  Saint-Gobain has been awarded the Top Employer Global certification label for the fourth year in a row.

Progress for women, progress for the company

From - Tue, 07/05/2019 - 15:27
March 8 is International Women’s Day. This is an opportunity for me to share with you several thoughts about gender equality issues in the workplace today.


From - Tue, 07/05/2019 - 15:25
What kind of governance leads to successful digital transformation? As anyone who experiences digital transformation on a daily basis will tell you, it’s a long journey of perseverance and humility. Our very idea of corporate structure has been turned on its head by the digital Big Bang.
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