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Keynote Sessions
0000
Leadership Keynote: Financing the Sustainable Future

This is the decade for change, action is needed now. The push for business to deliver a low carbon economy, adapt to the changing climate and understand the potential financial and social risks of climate change has never been greater. How will your business take the lead and invest to deliver the required action?

0000
Climate Adaption Keynote: Taking Action on Key Climate Risks and Opportunities

The financial risk of climate change is now a central issue to businesses across all industries. Responsibility sits with the CFO, but it’s a risk with many new questions and considerations. Hear how companies are using the Taskforce for Climate Related Financial Disclosures to show financial risk and how they’re going to adapt the business to the changing climate

0000
ESG Keynote: Going Mainstream
Environmental, social and governance information on companies is being utilised as a guide to the movement of capital. ESG is now mainstream. Hear from the leading investors on the current state of play, is this the end of short-termism?
0000
Investor Keynote: Going beyond ESG disclosures

The conversation has shifted. Investors are looking beyond your disclosures into performance-based metrics and the goals you set. What are you doing and how well are you doing it? Hear from investors on what they want to know from you.

0000
Climate Action Keynote: Adopting a Regenerative Strategy

Companies are increasingly realising the benefits of taking a regenerative approach across their supply chain and operations. Hear how companies are helping reverse climate change through scalable regenerative strategies.

0000
Sustainable Procurement Keynote: The End of the Commodity Era

The global commodity system that has served society for centuries is no longer fit for purpose. What materials businesses buy, where from and how are a crucial part of the sustainability journey. Hear how companies are altering sourcing models, simplifying supply chains and changing how they do business.

0000
Social Purpose Keynote: Taking a Stand

Employee wellbeing, diversity and inclusion, human rights, community support are just some of the social pressures that company face. Learn how companies are taking a stand on key social issues and realizing the business benefits among its employees, customers and other key stakeholders

0000
Circularity Keynote: Transitioning from a Linear to a Circular Economy

Delivering a circular economy and eliminating waste is a huge challenge. Increased pressure is forcing companies to look across the life cycle of all their products, reducing impacts and increasing the recyclability at design stage. How can you implement circularity into your business?

0000
Closing Keynote: Redefining Value Through Integrated Capitalism

Companies must take action whilst meeting business priorities and sustaining growth. Hear how companies are calculating returns on financial, social and natural capital and proving the ROI of sustainability.

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COMPLETE SPEAKER LINE-UP | PROGRAM FOR ALL TRACKS & SESSIONS | AUDIENCE BREAKDOWN

ESG Data, Disclosures and Engagement

Corporates and investors share best practice approaches around ESG-driven disclosure

0000
Workshop: Climate Disclosures - Accurately reporting climate impacts, risks and future opportunities
  • Implementing the TCFD recommendations into the business
  • Monetising climate impacts and showcasing a transition to the low-carbon economy
  • Conducting a scenario analysis of current and future climate risks
  • Benefits to the business from adopting the TCFDs
0000
How do Investors Analyse, Compare and Make Investment Decisions?

Performance based metrics are key to investment decisions. Hear how investors make their investment decisions, what they want and how corporates can improve their communications and disclosures

0000
When Worlds Collide: Investor Relations and Sustainability

Non-financial performance has financial relevance to investors, meaning reporting professionals from two different worlds need to collaborate to understand what this ESG demand means and how to share non-financial data in a financial context. Get in front of the trend and understand the latest approaches to further collaboration between internal teams

0000
Showcase Leadership Through Robust, Impact-Driven Data

There’s increasingly conflicting messaging from frameworks, rating and rankings agencies. It’s becoming more difficult for both investors and corporates to assess and benchmark impact. Learn how your company can stand out from the crowd, through better quality data – not more data

0000
Impact Centric Data Part A: Investors

How you demonstrate impact is only as good as the data you provide. Investors require more than just data and reporting to understand how you’re moving the needle and impact their investment decisions. Hear how to demonstrate impact to investors

0000
Impact Centric Data Part B: Corporates

There’s a need for business to move from reporting on what you’re doing to the impact you’re having. Data that has impact at its heart is central to proving a company’s purpose. Learn best practice examples of performance-based metrics that are impact centric

0000
Measuring your Social Impact

The S in ESG is always the toughest to measure. Discover how to navigate the data measurement challenge, understand what data is material and how the SDGs could be the key to framing your social impact.

0000
Workshop: Engage Rankings and Ratings Agencies on Methodology

In this deep-dive session understand what information ranking and ratings agencies are capturing, how it’s impacting investment decisions and how you can stand out from the crowd. Also, there’s opportunities to discuss ideas on how to simplify and address inconsistencies in the differing approaches.

0000
Principles of Responsible Banking

The recent commitment by the banking sector is going to cause a shift. What are the commitments of the banking sector and what will this mean moving forward?

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COMPLETE SPEAKER LINE-UP | PROGRAM FOR ALL TRACKS & SESSIONS | AUDIENCE BREAKDOWN

Purpose-Driven Strategy and Engagement

In-depth look at how business can align itself with the SDGs and advocate a clear purpose-driven strategy

0000
Proving the ROI of Sustainability Across the Business

The value of sustainability is far greater than a cost centre, but how do you prove that internally across the business to every employee? The next step on the journey is making sustainability a part of every employee’s mindset, hear strategies to prove the ROI of sustainability

0000
Operationalizing Sustainability

Sustainability is increasingly moving from a reporting exercise to critical way of managing performance. Discover ways in which you can operationalise the reporting process to manage risks and identify new opportunities

0000
Purpose-driven Communications Part A: Employee Engagement

Creating a sustainability plan that’s fully integrated into business strategy is of paramount importance. Employees can be your biggest advocates and most engaged stakeholder. What are the latest strategies in engaging employees in sustainability and making them part of the movement?

0000
Purpose-driven Communications Part B: Community Engagement

Hear from leading companies on community development projects that are increasing talent pools, educating communities and ensuring communities grow with you

0000
Purpose-driven Communications Part C: Customer Engagement

Customers are receiving increasing communications from companies and this in turn is making it more difficult for companies to get heard on key issues. Hear innovative ways businesses have increased engagement with customers and helped deliver greater advocacy and action

0000
Communicating Leadership in Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships

As companies increasingly work in multi-industry partnerships it’s imperative they know how to communicate their impact, whilst aligning with the partnership messaging. Learn how companies are demonstrating leadership whilst retaining consistency with their partners

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE JUST LAUNCHED BROCHURE

COMPLETE SPEAKER LINE-UP | PROGRAM FOR ALL TRACKS & SESSIONS | AUDIENCE BREAKDOWN

Responsible Supply Chains

Deep dive on how companies are tackling key social and environmental risks and building resilience across their supply chain

0000
De-Risk your Resilient Supply Chain Through New Tools and Technologies

A company’s supply chain is where the battle is won and lost; there’s now a heightened sense of importance of supply chain risk. In this session hear how new tools, technologies and systems can provide greater oversight of potential risks and identify new strategies that builds resilience

0000
Best Practice Sustainable Supplier Engagement

More and more companies are setting ambitious sustainability targets to decarbonize their supply chains. Hear how companies are designing and implementing sustainable strategies with their suppliers and continuing to engage them for transparency and visibility purposes

0000
Net-Zero Value Chains: Addressing Scope 3 Emissions

Companies that wish to be aligned with the Paris Agreement are targeting net-zero emissions. Yet for many companies the bulk of their carbon footprint lies in their value chains. In this session, receive guidance on how to reduce Scope 3 emissions

0000
Workshop: The Quest to Replace Plastic

Plastic has been an invention that has been central to modern day life. It’s the perfect product, until it reaches end of life. In this 90-minute workshop, learn how to:

  • Reduce your plastic use – sustainable alternatives
  • Form local partnerships to improve infrastructure and educate communities
  • Replace plastics without impacting durability or quality
  • Redesign your packaging to be readily recyclable
0000
Workshop: Implementing Science Based Targets – Aiming for a 1.5-degree Target

Companies are under increasing pressure to align their business model with a 1.5-degree Target. But what does this mean for your business? How can you prove the business case of aligning the business with a 1.5 Target? How to do this and potential pathways to achieve this target will all be discussed.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE JUST LAUNCHED BROCHURE

COMPLETE SPEAKER LINE-UP | PROGRAM FOR ALL TRACKS & SESSIONS | AUDIENCE BREAKDOWN

Climate Action and Circular Innovation

Opportunity to showcase the latest technologies and innovations that will tackle key environmental impacts to deliver a clean, circular system – and how!

0000
Workshop: From Pilot to Scale – How can Companies Mainstream a Circular System

Implementing a circular system across your operations is no easy task. Improving your products, trying new materials and changing your operations generate costs and risks to the business. In this 120-minute workshop learn how to:

  • Full impact assessment of a circular model
  • Identify potential risks and opportunities across the chain
  • How to measure your progress towards reaching a circular system
  • Attribute accounting values to investments & implementation of circular operations
0000
Workshop: Restoration of the Natural Capital

The loss of biodiversity, deforestation and access to clean water are critical issues for the world. Businesses are now realizing they must transform and collaborate to deliver restorative growth strategies. Learn how companies and industries can partner & implement nature-based solutions in a manner that delivers a net-positive impact on the environment.

0000
Traceability & Visibility: Successfully Map and Monitor Across the Tiers

Understand the full origins of inputs. Integrate data-driven systems that deliver accurate metrics and oversight that ensures your company can make the right decisions to tackle climate and social impacts

0000
Workshop: Setting a Competitive Price on Carbon

As global pressure mounts on the need for a unified price on carbon, many companies have taken the initiative to set their own carbon price. Hear ideas and strategies on:

  • How to convince the business of the benefits
  • How to set a competitive price
  • How to use carbon-pricing to identify hidden risks and impacts
  • New opportunities realized through setting a price on carbon

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE JUST LAUNCHED BROCHURE

COMPLETE SPEAKER LINE-UP | PROGRAM FOR ALL TRACKS & SESSIONS | AUDIENCE BREAKDOWN

NEW for 2020
0000
Driving Systemic Change in Key Infrastructures

New for 2020 will be devoted half-day workshops on the key economic infrastructures that have to undergo a systemic change to meet net-zero ambitions:

  • Future Finance and Investment
  • Future Food and Land Use
  • Future Cities and Mobility
  • Future Energy and Carbon

*We are looking for highly reputable, leaders in this space to partner with us in the above workshops to help shape and drive debate on the key impacts and opportunities. Do contact sponsorship@ethicalcorp.com if you’d like more information.

Keynote Sessions
0000
Leadership Keynote: Financing the Sustainable Future

This is the decade for change, action is needed now. The push for business to deliver a low carbon economy, adapt to the changing climate and understand the potential financial and social risks of climate change has never been greater. How will your business take the lead and invest to deliver the required action?

0000
Climate Adaption Keynote: Taking Action on Key Climate Risks and Opportunities

The financial risk of climate change is now a central issue to businesses across all industries. Responsibility sits with the CFO, but it’s a risk with many new questions and considerations. Hear how companies are using the Taskforce for Climate Related Financial Disclosures to show financial risk and how they’re going to adapt the business to the changing climate

0000
ESG Keynote: Going Mainstream
Environmental, social and governance information on companies is being utilised as a guide to the movement of capital. ESG is now mainstream. Hear from the leading investors on the current state of play, is this the end of short-termism?
0000
Investor Keynote: Going beyond ESG disclosures

The conversation has shifted. Investors are looking beyond your disclosures into performance-based metrics and the goals you set. What are you doing and how well are you doing it? Hear from investors on what they want to know from you.

0000
Climate Action Keynote: Adopting a Regenerative Strategy

Companies are increasingly realising the benefits of taking a regenerative approach across their supply chain and operations. Hear how companies are helping reverse climate change through scalable regenerative strategies.

0000
Sustainable Procurement Keynote: The End of the Commodity Era

The global commodity system that has served society for centuries is no longer fit for purpose. What materials businesses buy, where from and how are a crucial part of the sustainability journey. Hear how companies are altering sourcing models, simplifying supply chains and changing how they do business.

0000
Social Purpose Keynote: Taking a Stand

Employee wellbeing, diversity and inclusion, human rights, community support are just some of the social pressures that company face. Learn how companies are taking a stand on key social issues and realizing the business benefits among its employees, customers and other key stakeholders

0000
Circularity Keynote: Transitioning from a Linear to a Circular Economy

Delivering a circular economy and eliminating waste is a huge challenge. Increased pressure is forcing companies to look across the life cycle of all their products, reducing impacts and increasing the recyclability at design stage. How can you implement circularity into your business?

0000
Closing Keynote: Redefining Value Through Integrated Capitalism

Companies must take action whilst meeting business priorities and sustaining growth. Hear how companies are calculating returns on financial, social and natural capital and proving the ROI of sustainability.

ESG Data, Disclosures and Engagement

Corporates and investors share best practice approaches around ESG-driven disclosure

0000
Workshop: Climate Disclosures - Accurately reporting climate impacts, risks and future opportunities
  • Implementing the TCFD recommendations into the business
  • Monetising climate impacts and showcasing a transition to the low-carbon economy
  • Conducting a scenario analysis of current and future climate risks
  • Benefits to the business from adopting the TCFDs
0000
How do Investors Analyse, Compare and Make Investment Decisions?

Performance based metrics are key to investment decisions. Hear how investors make their investment decisions, what they want and how corporates can improve their communications and disclosures

0000
When Worlds Collide: Investor Relations and Sustainability

Non-financial performance has financial relevance to investors, meaning reporting professionals from two different worlds need to collaborate to understand what this ESG demand means and how to share non-financial data in a financial context. Get in front of the trend and understand the latest approaches to further collaboration between internal teams

0000
Showcase Leadership Through Robust, Impact-Driven Data

There’s increasingly conflicting messaging from frameworks, rating and rankings agencies. It’s becoming more difficult for both investors and corporates to assess and benchmark impact. Learn how your company can stand out from the crowd, through better quality data – not more data

0000
Impact Centric Data Part A: Investors

How you demonstrate impact is only as good as the data you provide. Investors require more than just data and reporting to understand how you’re moving the needle and impact their investment decisions. Hear how to demonstrate impact to investors

0000
Impact Centric Data Part B: Corporates

There’s a need for business to move from reporting on what you’re doing to the impact you’re having. Data that has impact at its heart is central to proving a company’s purpose. Learn best practice examples of performance-based metrics that are impact centric

0000
Measuring your Social Impact

The S in ESG is always the toughest to measure. Discover how to navigate the data measurement challenge, understand what data is material and how the SDGs could be the key to framing your social impact.

0000
Workshop: Engage Rankings and Ratings Agencies on Methodology

In this deep-dive session understand what information ranking and ratings agencies are capturing, how it’s impacting investment decisions and how you can stand out from the crowd. Also, there’s opportunities to discuss ideas on how to simplify and address inconsistencies in the differing approaches.

0000
Principles of Responsible Banking

The recent commitment by the banking sector is going to cause a shift. What are the commitments of the banking sector and what will this mean moving forward?

Purpose-Driven Strategy and Engagement

In-depth look at how business can align itself with the SDGs and advocate a clear purpose-driven strategy

0000
Proving the ROI of Sustainability Across the Business

The value of sustainability is far greater than a cost centre, but how do you prove that internally across the business to every employee? The next step on the journey is making sustainability a part of every employee’s mindset, hear strategies to prove the ROI of sustainability

0000
Operationalizing Sustainability

Sustainability is increasingly moving from a reporting exercise to critical way of managing performance. Discover ways in which you can operationalise the reporting process to manage risks and identify new opportunities

0000
Purpose-driven Communications Part A: Employee Engagement

Creating a sustainability plan that’s fully integrated into business strategy is of paramount importance. Employees can be your biggest advocates and most engaged stakeholder. What are the latest strategies in engaging employees in sustainability and making them part of the movement?

0000
Purpose-driven Communications Part B: Community Engagement

Hear from leading companies on community development projects that are increasing talent pools, educating communities and ensuring communities grow with you

0000
Purpose-driven Communications Part C: Customer Engagement

Customers are receiving increasing communications from companies and this in turn is making it more difficult for companies to get heard on key issues. Hear innovative ways businesses have increased engagement with customers and helped deliver greater advocacy and action

0000
Communicating Leadership in Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships

As companies increasingly work in multi-industry partnerships it’s imperative they know how to communicate their impact, whilst aligning with the partnership messaging. Learn how companies are demonstrating leadership whilst retaining consistency with their partners

Responsible Supply Chains

Deep dive on how companies are tackling key social and environmental risks and building resilience across their supply chain

0000
De-Risk your Resilient Supply Chain Through New Tools and Technologies

A company’s supply chain is where the battle is won and lost; there’s now a heightened sense of importance of supply chain risk. In this session hear how new tools, technologies and systems can provide greater oversight of potential risks and identify new strategies that builds resilience

0000
Best Practice Sustainable Supplier Engagement

More and more companies are setting ambitious sustainability targets to decarbonize their supply chains. Hear how companies are designing and implementing sustainable strategies with their suppliers and continuing to engage them for transparency and visibility purposes

0000
Net-Zero Value Chains: Addressing Scope 3 Emissions

Companies that wish to be aligned with the Paris Agreement are targeting net-zero emissions. Yet for many companies the bulk of their carbon footprint lies in their value chains. In this session, receive guidance on how to reduce Scope 3 emissions

0000
Workshop: The Quest to Replace Plastic

Plastic has been an invention that has been central to modern day life. It’s the perfect product, until it reaches end of life. In this 90-minute workshop, learn how to:

  • Reduce your plastic use – sustainable alternatives
  • Form local partnerships to improve infrastructure and educate communities
  • Replace plastics without impacting durability or quality
  • Redesign your packaging to be readily recyclable
0000
Workshop: Implementing Science Based Targets – Aiming for a 1.5-degree Target

Companies are under increasing pressure to align their business model with a 1.5-degree Target. But what does this mean for your business? How can you prove the business case of aligning the business with a 1.5 Target? How to do this and potential pathways to achieve this target will all be discussed.

Climate Action and Circular Innovation

Opportunity to showcase the latest technologies and innovations that will tackle key environmental impacts to deliver a clean, circular system – and how!

0000
Workshop: From Pilot to Scale – How can Companies Mainstream a Circular System

Implementing a circular system across your operations is no easy task. Improving your products, trying new materials and changing your operations generate costs and risks to the business. In this 120-minute workshop learn how to:

  • Full impact assessment of a circular model
  • Identify potential risks and opportunities across the chain
  • How to measure your progress towards reaching a circular system
  • Attribute accounting values to investments & implementation of circular operations
0000
Workshop: Restoration of the Natural Capital

The loss of biodiversity, deforestation and access to clean water are critical issues for the world. Businesses are now realizing they must transform and collaborate to deliver restorative growth strategies. Learn how companies and industries can partner & implement nature-based solutions in a manner that delivers a net-positive impact on the environment.

0000
Traceability & Visibility: Successfully Map and Monitor Across the Tiers

Understand the full origins of inputs. Integrate data-driven systems that deliver accurate metrics and oversight that ensures your company can make the right decisions to tackle climate and social impacts

0000
Workshop: Setting a Competitive Price on Carbon

As global pressure mounts on the need for a unified price on carbon, many companies have taken the initiative to set their own carbon price. Hear ideas and strategies on:

  • How to convince the business of the benefits
  • How to set a competitive price
  • How to use carbon-pricing to identify hidden risks and impacts
  • New opportunities realized through setting a price on carbon
NEW for 2020
0000
Driving Systemic Change in Key Infrastructures

New for 2020 will be devoted half-day workshops on the key economic infrastructures that have to undergo a systemic change to meet net-zero ambitions:

  • Future Finance and Investment
  • Future Food and Land Use
  • Future Cities and Mobility
  • Future Energy and Carbon

*We are looking for highly reputable, leaders in this space to partner with us in the above workshops to help shape and drive debate on the key impacts and opportunities. Do contact sponsorship@ethicalcorp.com if you’d like more information.


CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE JUST LAUNCHED BROCHURE

COMPLETE SPEAKER LINE-UP | PROGRAM FOR ALL TRACKS & SESSIONS | AUDIENCE BREAKDOWN