COP26:Sustainable Recovery & investor collaboration on Covid-19 recovery

Presented by

Sagarika Chatterjee, Director, PRI / David Harris, Head of Sustainable Business, London Stock Exchange Group & FTSE Russell

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Joint online event series with PRI and London Stock Exchange Group.   We would like to invite you to a London Stock Exchange Group and PRI online event series which aim to build momentum ahead of COP26 that will now take place in 2021 in Glasgow. Given the challenges society, economies & the world face in coming out of COVID-19 lockdowns it is critical for investors to address potential crises of the future, & as part of that to play their role to achieve green growth & recovery. The three online events aim to support institutional investors to clarify what action they can take, to not only manage investment risk from climate, but also how they can have impact in influencing real-world outcomes. Webinar 1: 17 June 2020 - 3pm BST/10am EDT COP26: The Sustainable Recovery, investor collaboration on Covid-19 recovery & the climate emergency AGENDA Welcome Fiona Reynolds, CEO, PRI Waqas Samad, CEO, FTSE Russell Keynote: Alok Sharma, Secretary of State for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy, & Minister for COP26 Panel: Macroeconomic implications: COVID-19 & the climate change Chair: Arne Staal, Global Head of Research & Product Management, FTSE Russell Martin Spolc, Head of Unit, Sustainable Finance, European Commission Mark Lewis, Global Head of Sustainability Research, BNP Paribas Asset Management Rhian-Mari Thomas, CEO, GFI Introducing the series & Mapping the key Initiatives Sagarika Chatterjee, Director of Climate Change, PRI & COP26 High-Level Champions Team member & David Harris, Group Head of Sustainable Business at LSEG & FTSE Russell Panel: Building Investor Momentum for COP26: Climate recovery & the opportunities Chair: Jack Ehnes, CEO, CalSTRS Mindy Lubber, CEO & President, CERES Peter Damgaard Jensen, Chair, IIGCC Günther Thallinger, Member of the Board of Management of Allianz SE & Net Zero Asset Owner Alliance Laetitia Tankwe, Advisor to the president of the board of trustees, Ircantec & steering committee member of ClimateAction100+
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