Join peers and get insight from board members, investors and experts on growing expectations of ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) disclosure - what are investors asking for and why does it matter?

Register for Session: ESG Competent Boards

January 21st, 11-12:30 pm EDT

Why You Should Attend This Session

• Gain practical insight on how climate change is impacting businesses, supply chains,
customers, employees and the societies they operate in

• Receive summarized critical learnings in pre-course videos, readings, a case study and a 90-min interactive session

• Join from anywhere to hear the experience of sought-after speakers 

Topics

  • Growing expectations of ESG (Environment, Social, Governance) disclosure – what are investors asking for and why does it matter?
  • How ESG disclosure issues are leading to securities class actions and civil litigation
  • Understanding the ESG ratings, rankings, indices, integration frameworks and materiality risk and opportunity assessments
  • How companies are responding to growing demands for ESG disclosure
  • How to integrate emerging risks into ERM-frameworks such as the COSO framework
  • Oversight – how to question the relevance of ESG goals, targets and strategies

Receive the Following Preparation Materials

  • Insight Video – Featuring clips from our interviews with global leaders
  • A list of questions to help you understand and evaluate whether management’s approaches appropriately consider the changing risks and opportunities
  • A Guest Speaker Video – Hear from Georg Kell  – Chair,Arabesque and Founding Director, United Nations Global Compact
  • A case study to be discussed with peers during sessions
  • A recorded Competent Boards webinar
  • Recommended readings, reports, frameworks, tools, etc.

* Those attending select sessions are not eligible for the Competent Boards Certificate. Should you attend 8+ sessions you can receive the certificate for an additional fee.

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