Venue
Online

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Event Date Tue Mar 22 EDT - Thu Mar 24 EDT (2 months ago)
Location Online
Region All
Details

This event is pleased to offer a uniquely designed ESG Bootcamp for portfolio managers, analysts, and other investment industry professionals who are in the early stages of seeking to improve their working knowledge of ESG integration and how to apply it.

Join us for three, three‐hour interactive virtual sessions (2.5 PL credits per session) that will provide the real-world fundamentals to understanding ESG. The sessions will be facilitated by ESG Global Advisors, a firm with extensive experience with ESG. In addition, each session will feature a leading practitioner guest speaker who is spearheading their own firms’ approach to ESG integration and climate change‐related issues.

The Bootcamp will provide examples of how ESG can be effectively integrated into the investment process and explain what is driving increased demand for these strategies and the connection to corporate performance. It will also explore the growing focus on climate change risks and opportunities for individual companies and across portfolios. The possible implications of the current COVID‐19 pandemic will be explored throughout each session.

Speakers

2022 Speakers

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

Sarah Keyes
CEO, ESG Global Advisors

GUEST SPEAKERS:

Deborah Ng, CFA
Director Strategy & Risk, Head, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan

Hyewon Kong
CFA, Vice President, Head of Responsible Investing, Investment Management Corporation of Ontario (IMCO)

Daniel Yungblut, CFA
Vice President & Head of Research, Chair of 1832 ESG Investment Committee, Scotia Global Asset Management

MODERATOR:

Sue Lemon, CFA
CEO, CFA Society Toronto

Sponsors & Partners

2022 Sponsors

EVENT SERIES SPONSORS:
• AGF
• Factset
• Invesco
• National Bank

GOLD CORPORATE SPONSOR:
• HORIZONS ETFS Management Inc.