(3BL Media Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) SOURCE: Canadian Business for Social Responsibility (CBSR)
DESCRIPTION:Join to hear industry leaders from McKinsey, MSCI, Newalta, Sustainalytics, Corporate Knights Capital, Stantec and more!
About the ES&G Forum
CBSR is holding its third annual ES&G Forum to explore changing investor expectations that are causing organizations to expand their performance measures and assessments beyond previous standard economic drivers to include non-financial considerations - social, environmental and governance (ESG) performance.
Building on the last two years' discussions, participants will hear how investors and businesses are implementing innovative methods to manage investor demand for ES&G information. There will also be an opportunity to explore with peers on what the future holds.
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ES&G Forum 2014: Non-financial performance... A missed opportunity?
Date: September 23rd, 2014Time: 8:30 am - 3:30 pmLocation: The Bow Tower, 500 Centre Street S.E., Calgary, AB, Canada
The ES&G Forum 2014 has been structured to broaden the discussion on the viability of using ES&G as a key driver <u>for people working in investor relations, institutional/retail investment funds, CSR, sustainability, business management, rating agencies, and academics</u> who are researching or teaching this topic.
The session will include recent research, a case study, and investment practices that are relevant to the inter-linked topics of ES&G, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), and Sustainability.