ESG Integration Summit

Framework for Creating a Diverse and Dynamic Marketplace

SEPTEMBER 20, 2018
NASDAQ
TULLVAKTSVÄGEN 15, 105 78
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN

AGENDA

The Skytop Strategies team is dedicated to crafting thought provoking
agendas that are diverse, not only in areas of thought and experience,
but in the broad range of attending speakers.

Time Description
8:00-8:45
AM
Registration & Networking Breakfast
8:45-8:50 Opening Remarks
Bradley A. Moody, Chief of Staff, Skytop Strategies
8:50-9:40 Institutional Investor Panel
Integrating ESG into Traditional Asset Management
Moderator:

Decio Nascimento, Chief Investment Officer, Richmond Global Compass
Panelists
Pia Axelsson, Senior Sustainability Manager, AP4
Sarah Norris, Investment Director, European Equity, Aberdeen Standard Investments
Susana Peñarrubia Fraguas, Head of ESG Integration, Senior Portfolio Manager Equities European ESG & Head of Utilities, DWS
Åsa Wallenberg, CEO, SPP Funds and Head of Funds Storebrand Asset Management, SPP Fonder
9:40-10:00 Sovereign Bonds & Currency: Understanding the Importance of ESG Factors in Macro-Economic Analysis and its Impact on Asset Prices
Presenter:

Elsa Goldberg, Vice President, Institutional Portfolio Manager, Templeton Global Macro, Franklin Advisers Inc
10:00-10:30 Discussion Session
ESG & Due Diligence: From Compliance to Competitive Advantage
Discussants:
Anne-Charlotte Hormgard, Senior Manager Sustainability, AP3
Liselott Johanssen, Chief Executive Officer and Partner, Greater Than AB
Richard McMahon, Vice President, Energy Supply and Finance, Edison Electric Institute, Inc.
10:40-11:00 Networking Break
11:00-11:15 Presentation
Integrated Reporting: Supporting and Responding to Developments in ESG
Presenter:

Neil Stevenson, Managing Director, Global Implementation, International Integrated Reporting Council
11:15-11:55 Panel Discussion
ESG Intermediaries: Banks Getting More Involved in ESG
Moderator:
Neil Stevenson, Managing Director, Global Implementation, International Integrated Reporting Council
Panelists:
Marieke Abcouwer, Advisor, Environmental, Social and Ethical Risk, ABN AMRO
Cathrine De Coninck-Lopez, Head of ESG, Invesco Perpetual
Damien Fruchart, Vice President, Head of Sustainability Research, ISS-ethix
11:55-12:15 Presentation
Nasdaq’s ESG Efforts for Better Markets
Presenter:

Lauri Rosendahl, President, Nasdaq Nordic
12:15-1:15
PM
Networking Luncheon
1:15-1:45 Presentation
ESG Investment as a Process: Analyzing Portfolio Performance, Construction Practices, Monitoring, and Balancing
Presenter:
Cathrine De Coninck-Lopez, Head of ESG, Invesco Perpetual
1:45-2:25 Institutional Investor Panel
ESG as a Source of Alpha: The Power in Harnessing Active Quantitative Equities
Moderator:
Maria Mähl, Partner, Head of Nordics, Arabesque Partners
Panelists:
Carl Cederschiöld, Chief Executive Officer, Handelsbanken Fonder
Akbar Ali, Portfolio Strategist, State Street Global Advisors
2:25-2:55 Portfolio Management Presentation
From Information to Action: Carbon Footprinting to Decarbonization
Presenter:
Henrik Wold Nilsen, Senior Portfolio Manager, Global Equities, Storebrand
2:55-3:25 Networking Break
3:25-3:55 Interview
Shareholder Engagement: Latest Practices in Working with Company Management and Boards
Interviewer:

Maura Murphy, Program Director, Skytop Strategies
Interviewee:
Richard Grottheim, Chief Executive Officer, AP7
3:55-4:35 Public Company Panel
How to Align ESG Performance with Investor Expectations
Moderator:

Andrew Gebelin, Senior Director of Research, Glass, Lewis & Co.
Panelists:
Annachiara Torciano, Director Sustainability Europe & Corporate Affairs Nordic, Samsung
Mariela Vargova, Senior Vice President, ESG Investments, Rockefeller Capital Management
4:35 Closing Remarks
4:40 Program Adjourns, Networking Reception Begins

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