Submitted by: Information Management Network
Categories: Socially Responsible Investing
Posted: May 24, 2007 – 04:15 PM EST
May 24 /CSRwire/ - NEW YORK, NY- May 24, 2007 – Information Management Network (IMN), a division of Euromoney/Institutional Investor, announces the Sixth Annual European Summit on Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment. This event will be held in conjunction with the Scandinavian Institutional Investors Summit. Both events will take place at the Radisson SAS Hotel in Copenhagen, Denmark on June 13-14.
The European Summit on Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment. is part of IMN’s commitment to becoming the world’s foremost authority in the corporate governance arena. This year’s program examines the integration and influence of corporate governance and corporate responsibility on European pension schemes. Key conference sessions include Progress Report on Corporate Governance within the European Union; SRI: Putting Principles into Practice (A Case Study); and Meeting the Mandate of Modern Accountability. Issues such as climate change, shareholder activism and the United Nations Principles of Responsible Investment are also part of this year’s agenda.
The program's most anticipated speakers include Donald McDonald, British Telecom Pension Scheme Trustee and Chair of the PRI (Edinburgh); Jan Schans Christensen, Professor at University of Copenhagen; Philippe Caila, Director of ERAFP (Establissement de Retraite Additionnelle de la Fonction Publique; and Daniel Goelzer, Board Member of the United States Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB). Pension scheme administrators, investment consultants, investment management representatives, trustees and academic experts are expected to be in attendance with practical insight on implementing the ongoing and evolving requirements of their respective governing authorities. Their expert opinions and the event’s networking opportunities will help delegates put the insights gained and lessons learned into practice long after the conference ends.
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Since 1994, IMN has presented executive level conferences of the highest quality to the institutional finance and investment markets worldwide, each one a carefully packaged event combining excellent educational sessions with ideal networking opportunities. With approximately eighty conferences now held in over thirty cities across the globe, IMN has become a leading global provider of information. For more information, please visit http://www.imn.org/pr
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