ENHANCING INVESTOR ACTIONS TO IMPLEMENT THE PARIS AGREEMENT AND ACCELERATE THE LOW-CARBON TRANSITION TO BELOW 2 DEGREES

Date and time: COP23 Finance Day 13th November 2017, 15:00-16:30
Location: Room 2, COP23 Bonn Zone, Bonn, Germany
Live webcast: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSbUPgmmKUTzRmspKM9DpuQ (scroll right to select Room 2)

COP23 participants are invited to an important event to discuss how investors are acting and working with companies and governments to deliver the Paris Agreement and accelerate the low-carbon transition. Attendees will hear practical examples of investor action on low carbon investment and carbon risk management, disclosure, corporate engagement and public policy.

The event speakers and expert panel will include:
Opening Remarks: Christiana Figueres, Convener, Mission 2020
Closing Remarks: Erik Solheim, Executive Director, UN Environment

Panelists:

  • Thomas P. DiNapoli, Comptroller of the State of New York & Ceres Board Member
  • Peter Damgaard Jensen, CEO PKA & IIGCC Chair
  • Emma Herd, CEO, IGCC
  • Anthony Hobley, CEO Carbon Tracker
  • John McKinley, Director, BlackRock
  • Claudia Kruse, Managing Director Governance & Sustainability, APG
  • Mamadou Mbaye, Director, FONSIS

Moderators: Stephanie Pfeifer, CEO, IIGCC and Fiona Reynolds, Managing Director, PRI

For more information, please email: Rachel Ward, Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) on rward@IIGCC.org

Download the event flyer and agenda here.

 

INVESTOR AND COMPANY ACTIONS ON DISCLOSURE OF CLIMATE RISKS AND OPPORTUNITIES

Date and time: COP23 15th November 2017, 11:30-13:00
Location: Meeting room 10, COP23 Bonn Zone, Bonn, Germany
Live webcast: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcYyZylAZg0

COP23 participants are invited to an important event which will showcase how investors, the finance sector and companies are working with each other and governments to ensure greater disclosure of climate-related financial information.

The event will include two panel discussions with experts from the finance and business sectors.

Among the speakers:

  • Sue Reid, Ceres
  • Paul Simpson, CDP
  • Emma Herd, IGCC
  • Mark Campanale, Carbon Tracker
  • James Bevan, CCLA
  • Eric Usher, UNEP Finance Initiative
  • Val Smith, Citigroup
  • Willemijn Verdegaal, MN
  • Stephanie Pfeifer, IIGCC
  • Fiona Reynolds, PRI
  • Michael Wilkins, Standard & Poor’s and Member of the TCFD
  • John Stouffer, New York State Comptroller’s Office

For more information, please email: Rachel Ward, Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) on rward@IIGCC.org

Download the event flyer and agenda here.