May 23, 2018 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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CSR Event

Investing in Responsibility Conference

Organizer: GTQ International

Date: 11.15.12, 09:00AM – 11.15.12, 06:00PM ET


Sponsor:GTQ International


You are invited to join us at the annual GTQ Responsible Business event, bringing together a balanced mix of Asset Owners, Asset Managers, ESG, CSR, and Investor Relations executives, to explore current research and best practice for insightful and thought provoking discussion around the opportunities offered and challenges being faced at the nexus of Corporate Responsibility and Responsible Investment.

Hear from industry experts and practitioners on: 

  • ESG in the Alternative Investments industry
  • The impact of a culture of Sustainability on corporate behaviour and performance
  • Recent Corporate Governance scandals and the 'Shareholder Spring'
  • Is ESG mainstreaming the holy grail and worth pursuing or, is the reality too cumbersome and elusive?
  • Updates on the move towards truly Integrated Reporting 
  • Investor expectations on Sustainability: What does your ESG performance mean to Investors? What matters?
  • Identifying a truly responsible Asset Manager and/or Owner 
  • Quantifying non-financial data: Enhanced analysis and proven strategies
  • Getting CSR/ESG and Senior Management to sing from the same hymn sheet

Speakers include:

  • Tom Francken, CFO, Dess
  • Ioannis Ioannou, Assistant Professor, LBS
  • Anne Simpson, Snr Portfolio Manager, CalPERS
  • Amra Balic, Head of Corporate Governance & RI, BlackRock
  • D. Michael Adams, Partner, Autumn Capital Group
  • Jessica Fries, Director Integrated Reporting, PwC; Director The IIRC
  • Steve Waygood, Chief Responsible Investment Officer, AVIVA Investors
  • Tomas Rak, Head of CSR, New World Resources
  • Sacha Sadan, Head of Corporate Governance, Legal & General
  • Charlotte Wolff, Head of CSR, ArcelorMittal
  • George Latham, Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer, WHEB Asset Management
  • Magnus Furugard, CEO, GES
  • Richard Keery, Investment Manager, Strathclyde Pension Fund
  • Matthew Kiernan, Founder & CEO, Inflection Point Capital Management
  • Philip Augar, Former Group MD, Schroders plc; Columnist, The Financial Times
  • Georgina Marshall, Head of European Research, ISS Governance
  • Doug Farquhar, Principal Consultant, Det Norske Veritas (DNV)

Who should attend:

  • Responsible Asset Managers & Owners,
  • CSR & Sustainability Managers,
  • ESG Analysts & Researchers,
  • Investor Relations Managers,
  • Academics & Consultants

Register today or contact us for further assistance: GTQ International

For more information, please contact:

Phone: +44 (0)1227 781 511
Phone 2: +44 (0)7580 144 744


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