Advances in ESG Investing

An Essential Day of Learning and Networking for the ESG Community  

Event Details

Date: 10th March 2020

Duration: 09:00 17:00

Location: Le Meridien Hotel, London W1, UK

Ticket Price: £695 + VAT Register

Advances in ESG Investing is the leading European event for institutional investors, portfolio managers and corporations looking to learn about the very latest developments and opportunities in ESG investing in equity and fixed income markets. The event will discuss key topics such as cyber security and climate risk, as well as exploring the latest developments including the application of satellite imagery to ESG research.

Who should attend:

  • Institutional investors
  • Investment managers
  • Hedge funds & Wealth managers
  • Analysts
  • Ratings agencies
  • Investor relations

Agenda

09.00
Registration and Coffee

09.30
Why Cyber Security is Now a Key ESG Metric
Adri Purkayastha, Head of Technology and Cyber Risk Analytics, BNP Paribas

10.10
Monitoring Company Behaviour and Verifying ESG Ratings Using Satellite Data
Dave Fox, Co-Founder, Geospatial Insight 

10.50
Break

11.20
Using Satellite Data to Help Make ESG Investment Decisions
Dennis van der Putten, Director of Sustainability, Actiam NV

12.00
Impact Investing
Eugène Klerk, Global Head of Global Thematic Research, Credit Suisse

12.40
Lunch

13.40
Using Satellite Imagery to Evaluate How Companies Impact the Environment
Maneesh Sagar, CEO, RS Metrics

14.20
Climate Change: Investing for the Future
Michael Azlan, CEO, Carbon Cap Management

15.00
ESG Factor Analysis: Quantifying Climate Risk
Murray Birt, Senior ESG Strategist, DWS

15.40
Climate Change and Portfolio Construction
Dr. Enrico Biffis, Associate Professor of Actuarial Finance, Imperial College Business School

16.20
Impact & ESG Investing in Private Equity: Strategies, Metrics & Case Studies
Jim Totty, Managing Partner, Earth Capital

17.00
End