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Event Date Mon Sep 23 EDT - Tue Sep 24 EDT (about 2 years ago)
Location CFA Society of New York
1540 Broadway #1010, New York, NY 10036, USA
Region Americas

The systematic integration of environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors into investment strategies, and investment decision making across asset classes, has exploded. Asset owners around the world were early adopters of sustainable investment commitments, taking leadership roles—in their capacity as fiduciaries—to advocate for the achievement of long term, sustainable, risk-adjusted returns, consistent with their fiduciary duty.


2019 Speakers

Ken Bertsch, JD
Executive Director, Council of Institutional Investors

Duncan Bonfield
Chief Executive of the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF)

Jeroen Bos, CFA, CAIA
Head of Specialised Equity & Responsible Investing at NN Investment Partners

Herman Bril
Director, UNJSPF

Thomas Collimore, CFA
Head, Institutional Relationships, CFA Institute

Sasmit Dwivedi, CFA
Head of ESG and Equity Research effort for Nippon Life’s NY

Søren Elbech
Head of Supranationals coverage globally at J.P. Morgan

Nalini Feuilloley
Head of Canada, UN-supported Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)

Nico Firzli
Director-General and Head of Research of the World Pensions Council

Robert L. Greene
President & CEO of the National Association of Investment Companies

Tara Stacy
Leads the development and implementation of investment stewardship at Colorado Public Employees

Linda-Eling Lee, PhD
Global Head of Research for MSCI’s ESG Research group

Dominick Lucci
Chief Investment Officer of Park Avenue Capital Management

Vhahangwele Manavhela
ESG Specialist, Pubic Investment Corporation

Hilen Gabriela Meirovich
Head of the Climate Change Advisory Services team of IDB Group

Hiro Mizuno
Executive Managing Director and CIO, Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF)

Valentijin van Nieuwenhuijzen
CIO, NN investment Partners

Chris Phillips
Director of Institutional Relations and Public Affairs at the Washington State Investment Board

Antonio Rodriguez, CFA
Director of Investment Strategy at the NYC Board of Education Retirement System

Aldo Tembe
CEO, Moçambique Previdente

Dan Winters

Miyuki Zeniya
Head of Sustainable Finance at The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company

Stella Ojekwe-Onyejeli
Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer, Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA)

Beth Richtman

Admassu Tadesse
President, Trade Development Bank

Andrew Shapiro

Lisa Becker
COO, University of Toronto Asset Management Corporation

Jeff Houston
Head of Pensions, Local Government Association, Secretary to the Board, Local Government Pension Scheme Advisory Board (UK)

Angela Miller-May
Chief Investment Officer, Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund

Deborah Ng
Director of Responsible Investment, Ontario Teachers Pension Plan

David Aschuler
Executive Director, IFM Investors

Federico Rodriguez
Global Head of Fixed Income, QBE Insurance

Mohammed Omran
Executive Chairman of The Financial Regulatory Authority

Jo Paisley
Co-President of GARP Risk Institute

Jim Hempstead
Managing Director in Moody’s Global Project & Infrastructure Finance Group

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Sponsors and Partners

• Africa Investor
• World Gold Council

• World Pensions Council
• CFA Society Boston