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2nd Berlin ESG Investments & Green Finance Forum 2017

2ND BERLIN ESG RESPONSIBLE INVESTMENTS & GREEN FINANCE FORUM 2017. CONNECTING GREEN FINANCE WITH SUSTAINABLE BRANDS

14.11.2017. 16.00 – 21.30 (From 15.30 Registration)
IBB, Conference Center, Bundesallee 210
10719 Berlin, Germany

Topic: “ESG Investments in Digitalization, Clean Energy & Sustainable Brands as Growth Drivers towards a Low Carbon Economy”. 

Forum Metrics: 16 int. speakers from 7 countries (Germany, USA, UK, Switzerland, Luxemburg, Belgium, Greece) & 10 partners

FORUM PROGRAM – AGENDA: Speeches – Panels: 16.00 – 20.00. Networking Reception: 20.00 – 21.30

  • 15.30 – 16.00: Registration- Warming Up
  • 16.00- 16.10: Welcome / Introductory Remarks: Volker Weber, President, FNG, & Yannis Salavopoulos, Managing Director, Global Sustain GmbH
  • 16.10 – 17.10: 1st Panel: ESG Sustainable Investments & Green Finance Trends Panel with Q & A

Panels Moderator: Detlev Glow, Head of EMEA Research, Thomson Reuters Lipper

Panel Speakers:

  • Kristina Jeromin, Head of Group Sustainability, Deutsche Börse (Germany)
  • Claudia Tober, Managing Director, FNG Forum (Germany)
  • Marius Cara, D. Head of Investor Relations, European Investment Bank (Luxemburg)
  • Kostis Tselenis, Head of Investments, Quadia (Switzerland)
  • Jean-Florent, Head of FI Business Development, Trucost (S&P Dow Jones Indices)
  • Greg Lowe, Global Head of Resilience & Sustainability, AON (UK)

17.10 – 17.25: 1st Keynote Speech: Michael Spanos, Managing Director, Global Sustain Group, Yannis Salavopoulos, Managing Director, Global Sustain GmbH (CEO, CCG GmbH) on the “Future of ESG Responsible Investments & Green Finance. From Theory to Praxis. A disruptive Approach”

17.25 – 17.40: 2nd Keynote Speech: Claudia Tober, Managing Director, FNG on “ESG Responsible Investments Market Trends in Germany & DACH Region”

17.40 – 18.40 – 2nd Connecting ESG Investments & Green Finance with Sustainable Brands Panel with Q & A

Panel speakers:

  • Dr. Maja Göpel, General Secretary, German Advisory Council on Global Change – Scientific Council of the Federal Government of Germany
  • Christian Pech, Director IBB & Regional Chairman IBF
  • Peter Koegler, Director Corporate & Ecosystem Finance, Conservation International
  • March Weissberger, CFO, Climate KIC
  • Markus Schwaniger, CFO, Ecoligo GmbH

18.40 – 18.50: Closing speech: Marius Cara, Deputy Head of Investor Relations, European Investment Bank (Luxemburg)

18.50 – 19.00: Sum up + Conclusions

19.00 onwards: Networking Reception with Buffett

For further information or for registration of journalists, media, diplomats, public servants, please contact and register for free under:
international.affairs@globalsustain.org.

 

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2nd Berlin ESG Investments & Green Finance Forum 2017

Connecting Green Finance with Sustainable Brands

Topic: “Investments in Digitalization, Clean Energy & Sustainable Brands as Growth Drivers towards a Low Carbon Economy”

Berlin 14.11.2017
Location: IBB, Conference Center, Bundesallee 210,10719, Berlin

Your Speaking Opportunity Slot

After our successful forum in 2016 with same reputable co – organizing partners (FNG, IBB, IBF) as well as sponsors, media partners & senior speakers from investment funds, multinationals, banks, finance service providers and media we would like to raise your attention about our upcoming, 2nd Berlin ESG Investments & Green Finance Forum 2017 this year on 14.11.2017 in cooperation again with our reputable sustainable forum co – organizing partners (FNG, IBB, IBF) as per last year, having already the confirmed support of more and new partners this years. Featured media partner will be Thomson Reuters.

We have already confirmed senior executives and senior managers as speakers from Trucost (S&P Global), Thomson Reuters, Deutsche Börse, AON, IBB, FNG, IBF & many more. Some of our featured speakers:

  • Libby Bernick, Global Head of Corporate Business, Trucost (S&P Global, NY)
  • Detlev Glow, Head of Research, EMEA, Thomson Reuters Lipper
  • Kristina Jeromin, Head of Group Sustainability, Deutsche Börse AG
  • Greg Lowe, Global Head of Resilience & Sustainability, AON Plc (London)
  • Volker Weber, President, Forum for Sustainable Investments (FNG)
  • Claudia Tober, Managing Director, for Sustainable Investments (FNG)
  • Dina Lorens, Lawyer, Freshfields Bruchhaus Deringer LLP
  • Christian Pech, Director, Investitionsbank Berlin & Regional Chairman IBF
  • Peter Koegler, Director Corporate & Ecosystem Finance, Conservation Int.
  • Markus Schwaniger, CFO, Ecoligo GmbH
  • Dr. Hermann Reuter, Vice President, International Bankers Forum (IBF) – (TBC)*
  • Michael Spanos, Managing Director, Global Sustain Group
  • Yannis Salavopoulos, Managing Director, Global Sustain GmbH (MD, CCG GmbH)

FORUM FORMAT – AGENDA: 14.11.2017, 15.30 – 21.30

  • Welcome / Introductory Remarks By Organizers & Cooperation Partners
  • Impulse & Keynote Speeches
  • ESG Sustainable Investments & Green Finance Market Trends Panel with Q & A
  • Sustainable Innovation & Digitalization Panel with Q & A
  • Sustainable Energy Panel with Q & A
  • Sustainable Corporate Brands Panel with Q & A

We would delighted to have you as speaker and your company as forum partner in case of interest. In case of interest please let us know as soon as possible to position your logo as media partner in our communication. Staying at your disposal.

Berlin Sustainability Forum 2016

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Global Sustain Responsible Investments Berlin Forum 2016 review
http://sustainabilityforum.de

Thursday, September 22th, 2016

Forum conclusion “Green Financing & Responsible ESG Investments is not just a trend but a sustainable business opportunity for mainstream investors & corporations building together a more sustainable economic model”

Global Sustain GmbH organized successfully on 20.9.2016 in Berlin the Global Sustain Responsible Investments Berlin Forum 2016 in cooperation with, Forum for Responsible Investments (FNG), Investment Bank Berlin & International Bankers Forum. Forum attracted the attention of a very selected senior audience from the sector together with the international speakers. The Forum was a great platform of advanced dialogue between senior managers, bankers, investors, media, entrepreneurs, associations representatives. The forum will take place every year .

The Paris Climate Agreement in 2015 has sent a clear message to the global economic community about climate change and the transition to a low-carbon global economy. What is the role of Green Finance & Responsible Investing in this new economic era, how should investors & finance industry adapt and where does Germany stand in comparison with other countries? Which are the new opportunities for investors, banks, corporations & entrepreneurs? Which are the risks of non adaptation for investors, finance industry & companies? All above together with the concept of Responsible Investing, trends, profitability opportunities and the role of private and institutional investors in driving finance innovation and transition to a low carbon economy will be among forum topics.

The Forum is organised by Global Sustain GmbH, in cooperation with InvestitionsBank Berlin International Bankers Forum and the FNG (Sustainable Investment Forum for Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Lichtenstein) supported by Berlin Chamber of Commerce & Industry. The Forum entitled “The Trends and Growth Opportunities in Green Finance and Responsible Investing” & will take place on 20 September 2016 at the Investitionsbank Berlin Conference Center, Bundesallee 210, 10719 Berlin. Senior executives from global brands & established organisations have confirmed as speakers such as from S&P Dow Jones, Morgan Stanley Group (MSCI), CDP, FNG, IBB etc.

It is a forum for finance industry, investors (institutional, wealth management companies, funds family houses, VCs, Business Angels etc), Insurances, corporations, SMEs, Startups, Business Associations, NGOs, Policy Makers, Diplomats etc. It will be a high level communication platform with diversified exchange of views and knowledge by sector leaders & experts for the new innovative finance & investments world in a new low carbon economy.

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  Tuesday, July 14th, 2016

Global Sustain GmbH organizes the Berlin Responsible Investments Forum in cooperation with InvestitionsBank Berlin, International Bankers Forum & FNG

“The Trends and Growth Opportunities in Green Finance & Responsible Investing”

The Paris Climate Agreement in 2015 has sent a clear message to the global economic community about climate change and the transition to a low-carbon global economy. What is the role of Green Finance & Responsible Investing in this new economic era, how should investors & finance industry adapt and where does Germany stand in comparison with other countries? Which are the new opportunities for investors, banks, corporations & entrepreneurs? Which are the risks of non adaptation for investors, finance industry & companies? All above together with the concept of Responsible Investing, trends, profitability opportunities and the role of private and institutional investors in driving finance innovation and transition to a low carbon economy will be among forum topics.

The Forum is organised by Global Sustain GmbH, in cooperation with InvestitionsBank Berlin International Bankers Forum and the FNG (Sustainable Investment Forum for Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Lichtenstein) supported by Berlin Chamber of Commerce & Industry. The Forum entitled The Trends and Growth Opportunities in Green Finance and Responsible Investing” will take place on 20 September 2016 at the Investitionsbank Berlin Conference Center, Bundesallee 210, 10719 Berlin.   Senior executives from global brands & established organisations have confirmed as speakers such as from S&P Dow Jones, MSCI, CDP, FNG, IBB etc.

It is a forum for finance industry, investors (institutional, wealth management companies, funds family houses, VCs, Business Angels etc), Insurances, corporations, SMEs, Startups, Business Associations, NGOs, Policy Makers, Diplomats etc. It will be a high level communication platform with diversified exchange of views and knowledge by sector leaders & experts for the new innovative finance & investments world in a new low carbon economy.