Events Calendar

Our Climate Governance Experts, Principal Co-Investigators and Scholars are available to speak at your next event on sustainable finance, environmental law, Indigenous partnerships, governance, and natural capital.

Events

Filter by:

February 23, 2021 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm (PT) Virtual

Directors’ Duties Regarding Climate Change in Japan

Please join us for the one-hour webinar launch of a new report on Directors’ Duties Regarding Climate Change in Japan. We will be joined by the three authors and by Mr. Satoshi IKEDA, Chief Sustainable Finance Officer, Financial Services Agency of Japan, and Mr. Masami HASEGAWA , Director, Environment & Energy Bureau, KEIDANREN.

Add To Calendar
February 2, 2021 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm (PT) Virtual

Foresight workshop: ESG

The ESG Workshop will be focused on understanding how to incorporate Environmental, Social and Governance sustainability practices into your company from the outset. We will also focus on how these goals are shifting your customers’ pains, so you can maximize the value you add.

Add To Calendar
January 13, 2021 9:00 am - 10:00 am (PT) Virtual

Helping Audit Committees Navigate the Changing Climate Governance Landscape

We’re very excited to invite you to our webinar co-hosted with CPA Canada to discuss about the essential role of audit committees in effective climate governance. Whether you are an asset manager, asset owner or advisor, this webinar will offer you insights as to what you can expect from investee companies and their management of […]

Add To Calendar
January 12, 2021 7:00 am - 8:00 am (PT) Virtual

Atelier: Guider les conseils d’administration pour mieux soutenir les comités d’audit dans leur rôle pour une gouvernance climatique efficace

The Sustainable Finance Initiative by Finance Montréal and the Canada Climate Law Initiative are happy to present you this webinar called « Guider les conseils d’administration pour mieux soutenir les comités d’audit dans leur rôle pour une gouvernance climatique efficace ». This webinar’s purpose was to discuss the central role of the audit committee in […]

Add To Calendar
September 18, 2020 8:00 am - 9:00 am (PT) Virtual

Pension Funds and the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy: Are Canadian Public Funds Doing Enough?

Professor Cynthia A. Williams discusses her report “Troubling Incrementalism’: Is the Canadian Pension Plan Fund Doing Enough to Advance the Transition to a Low-carbon Economy?” which reveals that the CPP’s approach to managing the financial risks of climate change may not be consistent with the best interests of Canadian beneficiaries and contributors.

Add To Calendar
September 17, 2020 8:00 am - 9:00 am (PT) Virtual

North-South: Arts, Business & Climate Governance

We paired scholars, creatives, and business people to offer north-south perspectives on how business, literature, and the performing and visual arts can enrich our understanding of how we can successfully tackle climate change.

Add To Calendar