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The Rise of the Green Economy

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Date & Time:
September 23, 2020
9:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Add to Calendar September 23, 2020 9:30 am September 23, 2020 12:00 pm America/New_York The Rise of the Green Economy

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AGENDA

Welcome
Fiona Reynolds, CEO PRI
Waqas Samad, Director of Information Services, London Stock Exchange Group, CEO of FTSE Russell

Keynote speaker: Commissioner Rostin Behnam, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Recovery, Green Growth and International co-operation
Nigel Topping, High-Level Champion for Climate Action COP26

Measuring the Size & scale of the green economy
Lee Clements, Head of Sustainable Investment Solutions, FTSE Russell
Lily Dai, Senior Research Analyst, Sustainable Investment, FTSE Russell

Panel: The Role of Taxonomies
Chair: Joy Williams, Senior Advisor, climate strategy, Mantle314 & Former Chair of the New York State Common Retirement Fund’s Decarbonization Advisory Panel
Dr. MA Jun, Director of Centre for Finance & Development at Tsinghua University, Chairman of China Green Finance Committee
Peter Johnson, Director, Scotiabank & Chair of Canadian Transition Taxonomy & Sustainable Finance Technical Committee
Helena Viñes Fiestas,Global Head of Stewardship and Policy, member of Experts Group at European Commission, Deputy Head of Sustainability, BNP Paribas Asset Management

The Inevitable Policy Response – an investor guide to land use in the pathway to Paris
Jason Eis, Executive Director, Vivid Economics

Panel: Capital Allocation to the Green Economy: Investors who have or who are taking action
Chair: Faith Ward, Co-Chair, TPI and Chief Responsible Investment Officer, Brunel Pensions Partnerships
Craig Mackenzie, Head of Strategic Asset Allocation, Aberdeen Standard
Herman Bril, Director of Office of Investment Management, United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
Geneviève Bouthillier, Managing Director, Private Mid-Market Companies & Stewardship Investing, CDPQ

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London Stock Exchange
PRI

To view the recording of this event, click here

 

AGENDA

Welcome
Fiona Reynolds, CEO PRI
Waqas Samad, Director of Information Services, London Stock Exchange Group, CEO of FTSE Russell

Keynote speaker: Commissioner Rostin Behnam, U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Recovery, Green Growth and International co-operation
Nigel Topping, High-Level Champion for Climate Action COP26

Measuring the Size & scale of the green economy
Lee Clements, Head of Sustainable Investment Solutions, FTSE Russell
Lily Dai, Senior Research Analyst, Sustainable Investment, FTSE Russell

Panel: The Role of Taxonomies
Chair: Joy Williams, Senior Advisor, climate strategy, Mantle314 & Former Chair of the New York State Common Retirement Fund’s Decarbonization Advisory Panel
Dr. MA Jun, Director of Centre for Finance & Development at Tsinghua University, Chairman of China Green Finance Committee
Peter Johnson, Director, Scotiabank & Chair of Canadian Transition Taxonomy & Sustainable Finance Technical Committee
Helena Viñes Fiestas,Global Head of Stewardship and Policy, member of Experts Group at European Commission, Deputy Head of Sustainability, BNP Paribas Asset Management

The Inevitable Policy Response – an investor guide to land use in the pathway to Paris
Jason Eis, Executive Director, Vivid Economics

Panel: Capital Allocation to the Green Economy: Investors who have or who are taking action
Chair: Faith Ward, Co-Chair, TPI and Chief Responsible Investment Officer, Brunel Pensions Partnerships
Craig Mackenzie, Head of Strategic Asset Allocation, Aberdeen Standard
Herman Bril, Director of Office of Investment Management, United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
Geneviève Bouthillier, Managing Director, Private Mid-Market Companies & Stewardship Investing, CDPQ

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