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Event Date Tue May 17 UTC - Wed May 18 UTC (6 days ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Mon May 16 8:00pm - Tue May 17 8:00pm
Location Virtual
Region All
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The world’s largest investors have pledged to cut portfolio emissions by half this decade and to net-zero in the two that follow. More and more companies are setting climate targets. Now comes the time for converting those commitments to action amid the added urgency to bolster energy security sparked by the conflict in Ukraine.

This will bring together investment industry and corporate leaders who are shaping the transition to sustainable growth.

Topics to be explored include aligning with net-zero consistently across asset classes and portfolios, rewiring the energy sector, carbon as a portfolio asset, and the critical need for collaboration and leadership to confront the climate crisis and advance the interests of stakeholders and society.

Attendees will leave the gathering with information and insights for implementing net-zero commitments and addressing both the risks and opportunities that come with the urgent need to decarbonize the global economy. Speakers to be announced.

Speakers

2022 Speakers

Tomoko Amaya
Vice Minister for International Affairs, Financial Services Agency (FSA), Government of Japan

Esther An
Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited (CDL)

Carine de Boissezon
Chief Sustainability Officer, EDF

Amy Cai
Managing Partner of ESG, PwC China

Miranda Carr
Executive Director and Head of APAC Thematic ESG Research, MSCI

Daniel Cremin
Executive Director, Head of Climate Alliances and Product Alignment, MSCI

Emmanuel Faber
ISSB Chair, International Sustainability Standards Board

Henry Fernandez
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, MSCI

Kristian Fok
Chief Investment Officer, Cbus

Chitra Hepburn
Managing Director and Head of ESG, APAC, MSCI

Kenneth Hui
Head of Market Development Division, Hong Kong Monetary Authority

Stacy Kauk
Head of Sustainabiliyu, Shopify

Mary Leung
Head, Advocacy, Asia Pacific, CFA Institute

Christine Loh
Chief Development Strategist at the Institute for the Environment, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)

Emily McKenzie
Technical Director, Taskforce on Nature-related Financial Disclosures (TNFD)

John E. Morton
Climate Counselor, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury

Rick Slocum
Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Harvard Management Company

Claus Stickler
Managing Director, Global Co-Lead, Allianz Investment Management SE (AIM)

Sylvain Vanston
Director of Climate Investment Research, MSCI

Datuk Muhamad Umar Swift
CEO, Bursa Malaysia Berhad

Xiaoshu Wang
Executive Director, Head of MSCI ESG & Climate Research, APAC, MSCI

Jennifer Wu
Global Head of Sustainable Investing, J.P. Morgan Asset Management