Summer in the City: 5th Annual CSR Investment Summit

CSR Investing Summit: Summer in the City July 19-20

July 19 @ 7:55 am – July 20 @ 3:00 pm

Summer in the City, 5th Annual CSR Investing Summit

Venue: Thomson Reuters Building
Carnegie Auditorium
3 Times Square – 30th Floor
New York, NY 10036
(7th Avenue between 42nd Street and 43rd Street)

QWAFAFEW.org Event Link: http://newyork.qwafafew.org/event/summer-in-the-city/

To obtain your 25% discount on any ticket, register at www.csrinvestingsummit.org using the coupon code: h3rbnet

Do this early – as the last three summits were sold out.

Site URL: http://www.csrinvestingsummit.org/ is also the place to get all information on agenda, speaker bios, the workshop and more.  Contact Gregg Sgambati at gsgambati@snetworkinc.com for program and sponsorship info.  For admission, marketing, press, and other info, please e-mail Zack Truelson at ztruelson@snetworkinc.com

The CSR Investing Summit Board is proud to welcome Georg Kell, Vice Chairman of Arabesque Asset Management, Founding Executive Director of the UN Global Compact
Presenting “Seventeen Years of ESG: From Concept to Integration”

Don’t miss out! Summer in the City is fast approaching! The Summer in the City: 5th Annual CSR Investing Summit is an all-day conference that presents a forum for engaging with thought leaders and discussing their points of view on how to define, manage, and measure responsible investing. The conference includes expert practitioners who are plan sponsors, endowments, consultants, academics, non-governmental organizations, the sell side, and media. Attire is informal and networking is encouraged. to define, manage, and measure responsible investing.

For this year’s event, speakers and panelists will explore investment risks that go beyond market or systematic risk, including resource, geopolitical and regulatory risks. Utilizing a multi-dimensional perspective, participants will examine ways to quantify and defend investments against such risks.

The eight panels’ diverse range of topics include high-conviction investing and ESG, ESG in Latin America and the Caribbean, water as an asset, investing with “American values”, carbon emissions’ impact on financial performance, the politics of sustainability, and more.

Georg Kell, Vice Chairman of Arabesque Asset Management and Founding Executive Director of UN Global Compact, will be making a special presentation in the afternoon session: “Seventeen Years of ESG: From Concept to Integration.”

Bruno Bertocci, Managing Director at UBS Global Asset Management, will provide an update regarding the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), which is chaired by Michael Bloomberg and promotes voluntary, consistent climate-related financial risk disclosures.

The July 20th workshop will consist of three sections. First will be a screening of the documentary film Planetary presented by associate producer, Jeffrey Gitterman. Next will be a discussion of climate risk and its meaning for institutional investors, led by the Washington-based think tank Climate Advisers. The final portion will be an overview of ESG — its history, case studies and applications.

Once again, Site URL: http://www.csrinvestingsummit.org/ is also the place to get all information on agenda, speaker bios, the workshop and more.  Contact Gregg Sgambati at gsgambati@snetworkinc.com for program and sponsorship info.  For admission, marketing, press, and other info, please e-mail Zack Truelson at ztruelson@snetworkinc.com

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