Conference season is upon us and Sustainalytics team members will be speaking at and attending a flurry of ESG and RI related conferences around the globe. Below is a detailed list of some of the conferences and events happening this fall. For a full list of events visit www.sustainalytics.com/events. We hope to see you out and about.
ESG in RFPs and the Asset Manager Selection Process (New York) - 14 September, NYC
Antonio Celeste, director of institutional relations, Paris will be moderating a panel during this workshop. As a co-sponsor for this event, Sustainalytics is pleased to offer a 20% discount code to our clients and contacts: SustNYC80.
(The code should be inserted on the payment screen in the "Discount Code" field.) For further information and a list of attendees visit - www.responsible-investor.com/RFPNYC2012
Green Jobs Forum - 17 September, Toronto
Associate analyst Jennifer Penikett will give a presentation about sustainability research and responsible investing. Sustainalytics will also have an exhibit in the main hall.
CSR Asia Summit 2012 - 18-19 September, Beijing
2012 thebell Global Conference - 21 September, Seoul
This year's theme is "Good Capital: Toward a new definition of value in capital markets." Sustainalytics CEO Michael Jantzi will give a presentation on the influence of pension funds and responsible investment on shareholder engagement.
International Socially Responsible Investment Event (ISRIE) - 24-25 September, Paris
Sustainalytics has organized a roundtable on integrating ESG into portfolios at the ISRIE. Participants will include Antonio Celeste and Dr. Hendrik Garz from Sustainalytics, Matt Christensen from AXA Investment Managers and Yvonne Zwick from the German Council for Sustainable Development. Register here.
ATRI Conference 2012 - 28 September - 1 October, Toronto
Sustainalytics senior analyst Laurence Loubieres will give a presentation as part of a panel on shareholder engagement.
UKSIF Analyst Seminar: Engagement and Asian companies - 1 October, London
Benjamin McCarron, Director, Asia will present this seminar.
PRI-CBERN Academic Network Conference - 1-3 October, Toronto
The annual PRI Academic Network Conference will be held in Toronto this year and is hosted in partnership with the Canadian Business Ethics Research Network (CBERN). Senior analyst Irene Sosa will lead a panel discussion on collaborations between indigenous communities and responsible investors. Sustainalytics is also proud to sponsor this year's academic prize. Register here.
ICCR Fall Conference - 1-5 October, New York
Senior analyst Laurence Loubieres will present an update on a banking report being drafted by the e ICCR's financial services team.
Eurosif Annual Meeting - 3 October, Amsterdam
ESG Europe 2012: Business Critical Sustainability - 4 October, Amsterdam
Michael Jantzi, CEO, will be part of the morning plenary focused on corporate governance. Sustainalytics is also proud to be a co-sponsor for this event. Register here.
GRI Canada Conference 2012 - 16-17 October, Toronto
This first-ever GRI event in Toronto offers GRI Master Classes and sessions aimed at discussing and sharing best practices around sustainability reporting. Register here.
Spain SIF Annual Event - 17 October, Madrid
This year's event will focus on responsible investment developments in Spain and impact investing. Elia Tarrega, managing director, Spain will participate in a workshop focused on SRI from the sustainability analysts' point of view.
DWS/DB Advisors Corporate Day - 26 October, Frankfurt
Dr. Hendrik Garz will participate in a roundtable on the "Challenges for ESG Service Providers." Please note that attendence at this event is by invitation only.
Shorex Wealth Management Forum - 30 October, Zurich