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About the event

Join capital markets experts, policymakers, and innovators to discuss the latest viewpoints on establishing a well-functioning and at-scale market structure for climate aligned finance at GFMA’s annual conference on sustainable finance.

Registration fees:
• GFMA, AFME, SIFMA and ASIFMA member: Complimentary
• Non-member: Complimentary

How can your business be a part of GFMA’s 2nd Annual Capital Markets Sustainable Finance Virtual Conference?

As a partner you could:
Engage with 400+ Global attendees across a day of high value content, videos and live Q&As
Interact with polls, surveys and more from your office or home
Participate in panels on key industry topics
Sponsored booth to feature multiple pieces of content to ensure your brand and messaging is reaching the right audience
Gain visibility via our social media channels, website and bespoke promotional marketing to our database of 22,000 industry professionals
Network and connect with attendees via live-chat

Packages can be tailor-made to suit your company's aim and aspirations. To discuss particular opportunities, please contact Jillian Gable at [email protected] or on +44 (0)20 3828 2695.

Contributors:
• Bank of America
• Barclays
• BNP Paribas
• HSBC
• Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
• Mizuho
• Morgan Stanley
• NatWest markets
• Nomura
• Royal Bank of Canada
• Standard Chartered
• UniCredit
• Wells Fargo

Partners

Partners

Who attends?

  • Capital markets experts
  • Policymakers
  • Innovators
  • Institutional investors
  • Corporate issuers
  • Lawyers
  • Bankers
  • Rating agencies
  • Press

Why attend?

  • Hear from industry experts live
  • Be a part of the engaging virtual network of ESG professionals who are moving the conversation forward

Registration enquiries

For registration enquiries, please contact Events on [email protected] for assistance.

Agenda

07:15
Registration and networking (Please note all timings are EST)
07:30
Opening remarks
Speaker:
Steven Ashley,
Chair, GFMA
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07:45
Panel discussion: Taking stock: A retrospective on 2021
  • Reflections on COP26 – where are we now and what’s next?
  • Progress on international ESG disclosure and taxonomies
  • ESG data challenges
Speakers:
Fabio Natalucci,
Deputy Director, International Monetary Fund
Nicola Higgs,
Partner, Latham and Watkins
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08:30
Panel discussion: Current state of carbon markets
  • Compliance/ETS
  • Voluntary
  • Financial market infrastructure support
Moderator:
Brett Orlando,
Founder, Net Zero Capital Advisory
Speakers:
Lindsay Patrick,
Head of Sustainable Finance, RBC Capital Markets
Vivek Pathak,
Director and Global Head for Climate Business, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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09:15
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09:25
Keynote address
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10:00
Panel discussion: Carbon Markets: Drivers to mobilize climate finance
  • Insights on the statistics
  • Practical view on how to scale carbon markets e.g. building liquidity
  • Conditions for interoperability
Speakers:
Delphine Queniart,
Head of Sustainable Finance Client Engagement, BNP Paribas
Vivek Pathak,
Director and Global Head for Climate Business, International Finance Corporation (IFC)
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10:45
Panel discussion: Intersection of new technology and ESG
  • Blockchain / DLT / Digital assets
  • Regulation and investment
  • Data / tech solutions as key drivers
Speakers:
Bénédicte Nolens,
Centre Head, BIS Innovation Hub
Bill Gilbert,
Innovation Delivery, Digital FX Solutions, NatWest
Dr Christian Thun,
Chief Executive Officer, European DataWarehouse
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11:30
Closing interview
  • Role of Global Capital Market Participants to help mobilize private capital as we look forward to 2022
Moderator:
Roy Choudury,
Managing Director and Partner, Boston Consulting Group
Speakers:
Chris Leeds,
Head, Carbon Markets Development, Standard Chartered
Huw Van Steenis,
Senior Advisor to the Chief Executive, UBS
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11:45
End of conference

Other Speakers

Bénédicte Nolens

Centre Head, BIS Innovation Hub

Brett Orlando

Founder, Net Zero Capital Advisory

Chris Leeds

Head, Carbon Markets Development, Standard Chartered

Delphine Queniart

Head of Sustainable Finance Client Engagement, BNP Paribas

Dr Christian Thun

Chief Executive Officer, European DataWarehouse

Fabio Natalucci

Deputy Director, International Monetary Fund

Huw Van Steenis

Senior Advisor to the Chief Executive, UBS

Jean-Philippe Brisson

Partner, Latham and Watkins

Lindsay Patrick

Head of Sustainable Finance, RBC Capital Markets

Nicola Higgs

Partner, Latham and Watkins

Roy Choudury

Managing Director and Partner, Boston Consulting Group

Vivek Pathak

Director and Global Head for Climate Business, International Finance Corporation (IFC)