As companies have become more environmentally and socially focused, sustainable investors are moving away from divestment and towards using ESG data to look for opportunities as well as moving into thematic and impact investing. Join us for our sixth annual Sustainable Investing Seminar on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 and learn about new platforms to utilize ESG data and the future of the sustainable investing industry. 

Reasons to Attend:
    Top Event Speakers — relevant content from industry thought leaders 
     
     Actionable ideas — walk away with fresh ideas and gain a competitive edge
     
     Networking — make valuable and lasting connections with speakers and attendees
     
     Member Bonus: 6 CE Credit Hours!

2018 Keynote Speaker

 
Jeremy Grantham
Co-Founder, GMO, LLC 
 

AGENDA

As additional speakers are secured they will be added to the agenda.

7:30 am    Registration Opens
     
7:45 am    Continental Breakfast
     
8:45 am   Welcome and Introductions
     
9:00 am    Opening Keynote 
    JEREMY GRANTHAM
Co-Founder, GMO, LLC
     
 9:45 am   The Future of the Utilities Industry
     
 10:30 am   BREAK
     
 11:00 am   Impact Investing Paradigm Shift: How Competitive Returns and Social/Environmental Impact
Can Unlock Capital Flows
    KATE AHERN
Director, ESG and Communications, Bain Capital
    NOELLE LAING
Managing Director, Cambridge Associates
     
 12:00 pm   LUNCH
     
 1:00 pm   Is ESG A Factor?
    JORDAN DEKHAYSER, CFA
PM/Equity Strategist, Northern Trust Asset Management
     
 1:45 pm   Gender Diversity in the Investment Management Industry
     
 2:30 pm   BREAK
     
 3:00 pm   Data Privacy and Cyber Security
    JOHN WILSON
Head of Research and Corporate Governance, Cornerstone Capital Group
     
 4:00 pm   Closing Remarks
     
 4:45 pm   NETWORKING RECEPTION


See Speaker Page Here

Platinum Sponsors

     
     
     
 

Gold Sponsors

     
     
     
     
     

Interested in Sponsorship?

Last year's Sustainable Investing Seminar drew over 150 attendees from firms such as MSCI, Oppenheimer Funds, Pax Workd Management LLC, Trillium Asset Management, and T. Rowe Price. 


History

See past conferences' topics, speakers, agendas, sponsors, and content samples.

Past Speakers

Robert Eccles, PhD
Bob Litterman, PhD
Jean Rogers, PhD PE








ESG Sponsorship Package 2018
(Adobe PDF File)