ESG Investor Forum Agenda

08:15 - 19:00

DAY ONE - WEDNESDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER 2021

08:15 - 09:10

Welcome Breakfast and Networking

09:10 - 09:20

Chairman’s Opening Address

  • Noel Hillmann

    CEO

    Clear Path Analysis

09:20 - 10:05

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: What are the goals of the government from COP26 and what part can the institutional investment sector play in realising them?

  • Alexander Stafford

    Member of Parliament, House of Commons, Committee Member

    Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee

10:05 - 10:50

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: To what extent should there be further alignment between policy makers and investment leaders in the formation of ESG and climate focussed regulations?

  • Neil Acres

    Managing Director, Head of Government and Regulatory Affairs

    MSCI

  • Lindsey Matthews

    Chief Risk Officer

    Universities Superannuation Scheme

  • Sally Bridgeland

    Chair and Non-Executive Director

    Local Pensions Partnership Investments

  • Nicholas Wheeler

    Chairman of Trustees

    Volvo Group UK Pension Schemes

  • Mark Manning

    Technical Specialist, Sustainable Finance and Stewardship

    Financial Conduct Authority

10:50 - 11:20

CASE STUDY PRESENTATION: Evaluating Orpéa through the ESG looking glass – Lessons learned and future outlook

  • Sébastien Thévoux-Chabuel

    Head of ESG

    Comgest

11:20 - 11:35

Morning Refreshments & Networking

11:35 - 12:15

*ESG INVESTOR FORUM* KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Developing your governance structures and effectiveness as an engaged investor

*Chaired by COMGEST

  • Lindsey Matthews

    Chief Risk Officer

    Universities Superannuation Scheme

12:15 - 13:00

*ESG INVESTOR FORUM* ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS: How investors can successfully implement ESG principles in order to develop future-proof investment strategies

*Chaired by COMGEST

  • Pádraig Floyd

    Contributing Editor

    Freelance Journalist

  • Kirsty Green-Mann

    Member Nominated Trustee, Imperial Tobacco Pension Fund and Head of Corporate Responsibility

    Burges Salmon

  • Paul Black

    Trustee Director, Pi Pension Trustees and DC Investment Manager

    Hargreaves Lansdown

  • Maria Long

    Research & Content Director

    Standards Board for Alternative Investments

13:00 - 13:50

Lunch

13:50 - 14:20

*ESG INVESTOR FORUM* KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: ESG opportunities and impact investing: a comparison of alternative investment tools for portfolio diversification

*Chaired by COMGEST

  • Kirill Savrassov

    Chief Executive Officer

    Phoenix CRetro

14:20 - 14:50

*ESG INVESTOR FORUM* FIRESIDE CHAT: The investor’s responsibility in ESG integration: What investors should consider when incorporating ESG into their portfolios

*Chaired by COMGEST

  • Sarita Gosrani

    Director, ESG Advisory

    bfinance

14:50 - 15:35

*ESG INVESTOR FORUM* ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION: Will 2050 be riddled with stranded assets? What should investors be considering now?

*Chaired by COMGEST

  • Pádraig Floyd

    Contributing Editor

    Freelance Journalist

  • Michael Clarke

    Director, CBC Pension Services and Professional Trustee

    Capita Trust Company

  • Nikesh Patel

    Independent Trustee

  • James Lawrence

    Head of Investment Proposition

    Smart Pension

STREAM 2 : 00:00 - 00:00

 

 

15:35 - 15:50

Afternoon Refreshments & Networking

15:50 - 16:30

FIRESIDE CHAT: A new frontier for renewables - Low-carbon transportation

  • Raphaël Lance

    Head of Energy Transition Funds

    Mirova

16:30 - 17:15

SPECIAL GUEST KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Laying out the environmental timeline for climate change: Are investors already lagging in the fight against climate change and biodiversity loss and what can they do about it?

  • Julia Manning

    Associate Director, Senior Environmental Advisor

    EBRD

  • Robert Adamczyk

    Senior Environmental Advisor

    EBRD

17:15 - 19:00

Evening Drinks & Networking

Following the first da of packed content and learning opportunities, the audience will have the opportunity to relax to an evening drinks reception complete with a drink of wine, beer, mocktails, and soft drinks along with a selection of canapes and musical entertainment.

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