AGENDA

 

DAY 1: 29 AUGUST 2018

19:00                  Welcome Dinner (Optional)

 

DAY 2: 30 AUGUST 2018

08:30 – 09:00     Registration

09:00 – 09:20     Official Opening

09:20 – 10:15     Keynote Speech + Q&A

                            Nick Robbins, Professor in Practice – Sustainable Finance at the LSE’s Grantham Research

                            Institute on Climate Change and the Environment, and Co-Director of UN Environment’s

                            Inquiry into the Design of a Sustainable Financial System

10:15 – 10:45     Coffee Break

10:45 – 12:00     Sustainability Risks Across Industries + Q&A

                            Dr. Richard Perkins, Associate Professor in Environmental Geography and Associate

                            of the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment,

                            London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).

12.00 – 13:30     Lunch sponsored by BNP Paribas

                            Daniel Macoun, Senior Relationship Manager, BNP Paribas Czech Republic and Slovakia

13.30 – 15:00     Understanding Firm-Specific Sustainability Risks + Q&A

                            Nicole Streuli, Head of Operations and Research with RepRisk

15:00 – 15:30     Coffee Break

15:30 – 17:00    Introduction to UN PRI and key sustainable finance trends + Q&A

                           Edward Baker, Senior Policy Advisor, UN PRI

19:00                 Networking Drinks

                           Participants, speakers and invitation only.

 

DAY 3: 31 AUGUST 2018

09:00 – 10:30     ESG-integrated Investing + Q&A

                            Dr. Urs Bitterling, Senior Manager in Corporate Responsibility and former Head of ESG,

                            Allianz Group

10:30 – 11:00     Coffee Break

11:00 – 12:00     Sustainability-Related Corporate Finance Opportunities + Q&A

                            Adrian Rimmer, current President of the Climate Markets and Investment 

                            Association (CMIA), CEO of European Environmental Markets and Non-Executive

                            Director of Evora

12:00 – 12:15     Group Photo

12:15 – 13:30     Lunch

13:30 – 14:30     Introduction to Impact Investing + Q&A

                            Josep Segarra, Investment Analyst, Quadia Impact Finance

14.30 – 16.00     Panel Discussion: Sustainability in Day-To-Day Work at Leading Companies

                            Natalia Rajewska, ESG Analyst, Aviva Investors

                            Sabrina Ritossa Fernandez, Analyst – ESG Specialist, Sycomore Asset Management

                            Colin O’Sullivan, Senior Associate, OGCI Climate Investments

16.00 – 16.30     Closing Remarks