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· Networking
Explore the event and network
Grab a drink, have a mooch around and see what is coming up!
2021-06-02T08:45:00Z 2021-06-02T09:00:00Z America/New_York Explore+the+event+and+network https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Main Stage - Welcome & Opening Address
Adrienne Lawler - Broadcaster, BBC, Sky & CNN - welcome and opening address
Adrienne Lawler
2021-06-02T08:55:00Z 2021-06-02T09:00:00Z America/New_York Main+Stage+-+Welcome+%26+Opening+Address https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Emerging Market opportunities built on ESG Investing
Panel Session with Ricardo Torresi, Zurich Insurance and Egon Vavrek, APG Asset Management
Ricardo Torresi John Mulligan Egon Vavrek
2021-06-02T09:00:00Z 2021-06-02T09:40:00Z America/New_York Emerging+Market+opportunities+built+on+ESG+Investing https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Regulation or persuasion
Panel Session with Nina Chen - NY State Dept Financial Services, Sir Roger Gifford - Green Finance Institute, Anne Simpson - CalPERS
Nina Chen Bill Kelly Sir Roger Gifford Anne Simpson
2021-06-02T09:00:00Z 2021-06-02T09:40:00Z America/New_York Regulation+or+persuasion https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Integrating ESG & sustainability investments to address climate change as a key priority
Panel Session with Dr Victoria Barbary - FSWF, Egon Vavrek - APG AM, Meera Pandit - JPMorgan AM
Meera Pandit Bill Kelly Elena Manola-Bonthond Egon Vavrek
2021-06-02T09:45:00Z 2021-06-02T10:30:00Z America/New_York Integrating+ESG+%26+sustainability+investments+to+address+climate+change+as+a+key+priority https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Collaboration to improve investor understanding
Panel Session with Richard Lacaille -SSGA, Nic Firzli -World Pensions Council, Sir Roger Gifford - Green Finance Institute
Nic Firzli Dr Bronwyn King Rick Lacaille Sir Roger Gifford
2021-06-02T09:50:00Z 2021-06-02T10:35:00Z America/New_York Collaboration+to+improve+investor+understanding https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Increasing female representation in portfolio management
Fireside chat with Tracy Castle Newman, COO, Morgan Stanley IM & Seema Hingorani - Managing Director, Morgan Stanley IM
Seema Hingorani Tracy Castle-Newman
2021-06-02T09:55:00Z 2021-06-02T10:40:00Z America/New_York Increasing+female+representation+in+portfolio+management https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The economic recovery in the wake of the pandemic
Dr David Kelly, Chief Global Strategist, JPMorgan AM
Adrienne Lawler David Kelly
2021-06-02T10:45:00Z 2021-06-02T11:30:00Z America/New_York The+economic+recovery+in+the+wake+of+the+pandemic+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
How disclosure standards can address current challenge
Workshop session with Chris Fidler, Senior Director Global Industry Standards, CFA
Chris Fidler
2021-06-02T11:35:00Z 2021-06-02T12:15:00Z America/New_York How+disclosure+standards+can+address+current+challenge https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Operational resilience in the face of cyber-crime & pandemics
Fireside chat between Joan Hull Director, WGC & Hortense Bioy, Director Passive Strategies & Sustainability Research Morningstar
Hortense Bioy Joan Hull
2021-06-02T11:35:00Z 2021-06-02T12:15:00Z America/New_York Operational+resilience+in+the+face+of+cyber-crime+%26+pandemics https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Leadership & Culture
Panel Session with Chris Ailman - CalSTRS, Michelle Ostermann - RMPI Railpen Canada, Elizabeth Burton - Hawaii Employees’ Retirement System
Michelle Ostermann John Bowman Elizabeth Burton Christopher Ailman
2021-06-02T11:35:00Z 2021-06-02T12:15:00Z America/New_York Leadership+%26+Culture https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The art of fairness, the cost of inequity
David Bodanis, Author - The art of fairness, the cost of inequity
Adrienne Lawler David Bodanis
2021-06-02T12:20:00Z 2021-06-02T13:05:00Z America/New_York The+art+of+fairness%2C+the+cost+of+inequity https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Time for a break...
Grab a drink, network, have a mooch around and see what is coming up after the break!
2021-06-02T13:05:00Z 2021-06-02T13:35:00Z America/New_York Time+for+a+break... https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Build back better
Paul Horrocks - OECD-OCDE, Herman Bril - Investment Management United Nations Pension Fund, Dr Judith Rodin Author, Former President Rockefeller Foundation
Herman Bril Heidi Ridley Paul Horrocks Judith Rodin
2021-06-02T13:35:00Z 2021-06-02T14:20:00Z America/New_York Build+back+better https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
The role of global standard setters and index publishers in adopting common standards
Panel Session with Mattheiu Verougastraete - United Nations, Eila Kreivi - European Investment Bank, Laura Frigenti - KPMG
Eila Kreivi Laura Frigenti Mathieu Verougstraete
2021-06-02T13:40:00Z 2021-06-02T14:25:00Z America/New_York The+role+of+global+standard+setters+and+index+publishers+in+adopting+common+standards https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
The opportunity for the financial community to bring about change we want to see
Marg Franklin, President and CEO, CFA Institute - The opportunity for the financial community to bring about change we want to see
Adrienne Lawler Marg Franklin
2021-06-02T14:30:00Z 2021-06-02T15:15:00Z America/New_York The+opportunity+for+the+financial+community+to+bring+about+change+we+want+to+see https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
The risk & opportunities of climate change
Panel Session with Laura Craft - ESG Strategy Heitman, Tapiwa Sikipa - World Bank
Tapiwa Sikipa Laura Craft Andrew Wilde
2021-06-02T15:20:00Z 2021-06-02T16:05:00Z America/New_York The+risk+%26+opportunities+of+climate+change https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Unintended consequences
Panel Session with Dr Brownyn - Tobacco Free Portfolios, Ben Page - Ipsos MORI, Bob Smith - Sage Advisory Services
Dr Bronwyn King Ben Page Bob Smith Kathryn McDonald
2021-06-02T15:30:00Z 2021-06-02T16:05:00Z America/New_York Unintended+consequences https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Accelerating the sustainability transition: The leadership role of responsible asset owners
Jane Nelson, Harvard Kennedy Business School - Accelerating the sustainability transition: The leadership role of responsible asset owners
Adrienne Lawler Jane Nelson
2021-06-02T16:10:00Z 2021-06-02T16:55:00Z America/New_York Accelerating+the+sustainability+transition%3A+The+leadership+role+of+responsible+asset+owners https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Main Stage Wrap up
Main Stage Wrap up - Adrienne Lawler CEO & Founder, Responsible Asset Owners Global Symposium
Adrienne Lawler
2021-06-02T17:00:00Z 2021-06-02T17:30:00Z America/New_York Main+Stage+Wrap+up https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Frao-global-the-americas Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Rick Lacaille

Senior Investment Advisor and Global Head of ESG State Street

Michelle Ostermann

Vice Chair, International Centre for Pension Management (ICPM)

Elena Manola-Bonthond

CIO of the Pension Fund of CERN

David Bodanis

Author, latest book "The Art of Fairness"

Suzanne Bishopric

Managing Partner, Global Sovereign Advisors

Adrienne Lawler

CEO & Founder - Responsible Asset Owners Global Symposium

Jane Nelson

Director, Corporate Responsibility Initiative Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Marg Franklin

President and CEO at CFA Institute

Egon Vavrek

Director Global Emerging Markets Equities at APG Asset Management

Christopher Ailman

CIO at CalSTRS

Andrew Wilde

Global Chair of Financial Services at Edelman

Joan Hull

Director on the Institutional Relationship Management Team at World Gold Council

Chris Fidler

Senior Director in the Global Industry Standards team at CFA Institute

Anne Simpson

Managing Investment Director Board Governance & Sustainability at CalPERS

Kathryn McDonald

Co-Founder of Radiant ESG

Sir Roger Gifford

Chairman of the Green Finance Institute

Bob Smith

President and Chief Investment Officer at Sage Advisory Services

Elizabeth Burton

Chief Investment Officer at Hawaii Employees’ Retirement System

John Mulligan

Director & Climate Change Lead at World Gold Council

Bill Kelly

CEO of the CAIA Association

Meera Pandit

Vice President at JPMorgan Asset Management

Judith Rodin

Author, Former President Rockefeller Foundation

Ricardo Torresi

Managing Director Regional Investment Latin America at Zurich Insurance

Laura Craft

Snr VP Global ESG Strategy Head at Heitman

John Bowman

Senior Managing Director at CAIA

Ben Page

Chief Executive at Ipsos MORI

Paul Horrocks

Lead at Private Investment OECD-OCDE

Tracy Castle-Newman

COO, Global Institutional Equity Distribution at Morgan Stanley

Heidi Ridley

Co Founder and CEO at Radiant ESG

Tapiwa Sikipa

Senior Portfolio Manager at World Bank

Seema Hingorani

Managing Director at Morgan Stanley Investment Management

Mathieu Verougstraete

Economics Affairs Officer at UN

Nina Chen

Sustainability & Climate Initiatives Director at New York State Department of Financial Services

Herman Bril

CIO at Investment Management United Nations Pension Fund

Laura Frigenti

Global Head Int. Dev. Assistance Services Inst. at KPMG

Dr Bronwyn King

Founder Tobacco Free Portfolios

Nic Firzli

Director General World Pensions Council

Eila Kreivi

Director & Capital Markets Head at European Investment Bank

David Kelly

Chief Global Strategist at JPMorgan Asset Management

Hortense Bioy

Director Passive Strategies & Sustainability Research at Morningstar

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