ESG Integration Summit

Framework for Creating a Diverse and Dynamic Marketplace
August 29, 2017

NASDAQ
STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN

Engage

with institutional investors, and public company boards and management on how to integrate the Nasdaq ESG guidance and framework for disclosure of company practices

Discover

how companies implement and report practices across a wide horizon of ESG practices including select areas such as gender equality, energy and human rights

Apply

timely and relevant ESG guidance and framework designed to give asset owners a clear understanding of company ESG performance and how they align with investment strategy

ABOUT THE PROGRAM
PROGRAM AGENDA
 

Time Description
8:00-8:25 AM Reception & Networking Breakfast
8:25-8:30 Welcome Remarks
Christopher P. Skroupa, Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Skytop Strategies
8:30-9:10 Opening Keynote
Exchange Guidance & Recommendations: Developing Well Functioning, More Resilient and Less Volatile Markets
Presenter:
9:10-9:50 Panel Discussion
A New Competitive Landscape: Engaging Investors Through the Power of ESG
Moderator:

Panelists:
9:50-10:30 Interview
Sustainable Development Goals: The Establishment of an International Standard
Interviewer:

Interviewee:
10:30-11:00 Networking Break
11:00-11:40 The Investor Perspective: How Shareholders are Validating Companies Through Engagement
Moderator:

Panelists:
11:40-12:00 PM Topic: TBA
Presenter:

Sarah McPhee, Chair, AP4
12:00-1:00 Networking Luncheon
Breakout Track A: Gender
1:00-1:40 Breakout One: Governance & Gender Diversity
Nominating Committees: Aligning Board Composition with Stakeholder Interests
Moderator:

Håkan Nyberg, Chief Executive Officer, Nordnet Bank
Panelists:
Pia Axelsson, Manager, Corporate Governance & Information, AP4
Elisabet Jamal Bergström, Chief Sustainability Officer, Handelsbanken
Louise Hedberg, Head of Corporate Governance, East Capital
1:40-2:20 Breakout Two: Governance & Gender Diversity
Institutional Investor Inquiry in Gender Diversity: Highlights of Recent Engagements in Scandinavia and Beyond
Moderator:

Anders Thorendal, Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer, Church of Sweden
Panelists:
Niklas Ekvall, Chief Executive Officer, AP4
Richard Grottheim, Chief Executive Officer, AP7
Breakout Track B: ESG
1:00-1:40 Breakout One: Corporate Citizenship & Responsibility
Energy and the Environment: Encouraging Companies to Transparently Manage Risks and Opportunities
Moderator:

Rodolphe Bocquet, CEO and Co-Founder, Beyond Ratings
Panelists:
1:40-2:20 Breakout Two: Corporate Citizenship & Responsibility
Human Rights and Labor: Creating More Attractive Markets for Engaged Investors
Moderator:

Panelists:
2:20-2:50 Networking Break
2:50-3:30 Breakout Session Recap
The Integration of ESG into Company Performance: Expectations of the Exchanged Guidance and Recommendation
Moderator:

Panelists:
Håkan Nyberg, Chief Executive Officer, Nordnet Bank
3:30-3:50pm Bridging ESG Performance and Financial Metrics: The Rising Sovereign Asset Class
Presenter:

Rodolphe Bocquet, CEO and Co-Founder, Beyond Ratings
3:50-4:30 Gender Parity on Boards: A Comparative View from Around the World
Moderator:

Ulrika Hasselgren, Global Head of RI Strategy, ISS
Panelists:
Jesper Bonnivier, Deputy CEO & Head of Fund Management, Länsförsäkringar Fondförvaltning
Ramsay Brufer, Head of Corporate Governance, Alecta
Anders Oscarsson, Head of Equities, AMF
4:30-5:00 Closing Keynote
The Nordea Story: Expanding Reach and Creating Demand into High Potential Women Candidates
Presenter:

Jonas Thulin, Head of Asset Allocation, Nordea Wealth Management
5:00 Conference Adjourns
5:00-6:00 Networking Reception

SESSION LEADERS
  1. Pia Axelsson
    Manager, Corporate Governance & Information
    AP4
    Stockholm, SE
  2. Elisabet Jamal Bergström
    Chief Sustainability Officer
    Handelsbanken​
    Stockholm, SE
  3. Rodolphe Bocquet
    CEO and Co-Founder
    Beyond Ratings
    Paris, France
  4. Jesper Bonnivier
    Deputy CEO & Head of Fund Management
    Länsförsäkringar Fondförvaltning
    Stockholm, SE
  5. Ramsay Brufer
    Head of Corporate Governance
    Alecta
    Stockholm, SE
  6. Åsa Brunzell
    Head of Human Resources
    AstraZeneca Sweden Operations
    Stockholm, SE
  7. Niklas Ekvall
    Chief Executive Officer
    AP4
    Stockholm, SE
  8. Richard Grottheim
    Chief Executive Officer
    AP7
    Stockholm, SE
  9. Ulrika Hasselgren
    Global Head of RI Strategy
    ISS
    Stockholm, SE
  1. Louise Hedberg
    Head of Corporate Governance
    East Capital
    Stockholm, Sweden
  2. Sarah McPhee
    Chair
    AP4
    Stockholm, SE
  3. Håkan Nyberg
    Chief Executive Officer
    Nordnet Bank
    Stockholm, SE
  4. Linda Portnoff
    Researcher
    Stockholm School of Economics, Center for Arts, Business, and Culture
    Stockholm, Sweden
  5. Anders Oscarsson
    Head of Equities
    AMF
    Stockholm, SE
  6. Anders Thorendal
    Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer
    Church of Sweden
    Uppsala, SE
  7. Jonas Thulin
    Head of Asset Allocation
    Nordea Wealth Management
    Stockholm, SE

DELEGATES
  1. Pia Axelsson
    Manager, Corporate Governance & Information
    AP4
    Stockholm, SE
  2. Tove Bångstad
    Head of Nordics
    Amundi Asset Management
    Stockholm, SE
  3. Elisabet Jamal Bergström
    Chief Sustainability Officer
    Handelsbanken​
    Stockholm, SE
  4. Rodolphe Bocquet
    CEO and Co-Founder
    Beyond Ratings
    Paris, France
  5. Jesper Bonnivier
    Deputy CEO & Head of Fund Management
    Länsförsäkringar Fondförvaltning
    Stockholm, SE
  6. Ramsay Brufer
    Head of Corporate Governance
    Alecta
    Stockholm, SE
  7. Niklas Ekvall
    Chief Executive Officer
    AP4
    Stockholm, SE
  8. Richard Grottheim
    Chief Executive Officer
    AP7
    Stockholm, SE
  9. Charina S Hallberg
    Head of Finance and HR
    Kvinna till Kvinna
    Stockholm, Sweden
  1. Ulrika Hasselgren
    Global Head of RI Strategy
    ISS
    Stockholm, SE
  2. Louise Hedberg
    Head of Corporate Governance
    East Capital
    Stockholm, Sweden
  3. Sarah McPhee
    Chair
    AP4
    Stockholm, SE
  4. Håkan Nyberg
    Chief Executive Officer
    Nordnet Bank
    Stockholm, SE
  5. Anders Oscarsson
    Head of Equities
    AMF
    Stockholm, SE
  6. Anders Thorendal
    Treasurer and Chief Investment Officer
    Church of Sweden
    Uppsala, SE
  7. Jonas Thulin
    Head of Asset Allocation
    Nordea Wealth Management
    Stockholm, SE

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