ESG6 Summit

A Driver of Shareholder Value

SEPTEMBER 13, 2021
VENUE TBA
NEW YORK, NY

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
8:00-8:20 AM Registration & Networking
8:20-8:30 Welcome Remarks
8:30-8:45 Opening Remarks
Setting the Table for ESG: Time for Exploration & More
Presenter:
The Honorable Seth Magaziner, Treasurer, State of Rhode Island
8:45-9:20 Opening Panel
Racial Equity: How Institutional Investors Are Addressing The Need for Racial Inclusion
Moderator:

Panelists:
Michael Garland, Assistant Comptroller – Corporate Governance and Responsible Investment, Office of New York City Comptroller
Gianna McCarthy, Director of Corporate Governance, New York State Office of the Comptroller
9:20-10:00 Panel Discussion
The Role of Exchanges: ESG Funds and ETFs
Moderator:
Panelists:
Bill Davis, Founder and Managing Director, Stance Capital
Craig Urciuoli, Co-Founder & President, Red Gate Advisers
Terry Norman, Founder, Blue Tractor Group
10:00-10:30 Interview
Impact Plus: Assessing the Resonance of Social or Environmental ROI
Interviewer:
Christopher P. Skroupa, Founder & CEO, Skytop Strategies
Interviewee:
David Hackett, Partner, Baker & McKenzie
10:30-11:10 Networking Break
11:10-11:50 Fireside Chat
Social Responsibility in the Corporate Sector: How Do Business Models Assume Just Transition to SDG Alignment
Interviewer:
Anna Zubets-Anderson, Vice President, ESG Analyst, Moody’s ESG Solutions
Interviewee:
11:50-12:10 PM Interview
Corporate Governance Update:  ESG Disclosure Risk and What It Means for Management and Boards
Interviewer:
Christopher P. Skroupa, Founder & CEO, Skytop Strategies
Interviewee:
David Hackett, Partner, Baker & McKenzie
12:10-1:10 Networking Luncheon
1:10-2:00 Panel Discussion
Data as a Disruptor: Is Data an Obstacle to Integration?
Moderator:
Lawrence Heim, Editor, Practical ESG.com
Panelists:
Amy Borrus, Deputy Director, Council of Institutional Investors (CII)
Scott Zdrazil, Senior Investment Officer, LACERA
2:00-2:40 Presentation
ESG for Artificial Intelligence: Upgrading ESG for the Digital Economy

Presenter:
James Brusseau, Professor, Pace University
2:40-3:20 Armchair Chat
Investor Relations: Company and Institutional Investor Alignment in ESG
Host:
Andrea Vittorio, Senior Reporter, Bloomberg Law
Participants:
Carol Nolan-Drake, Corporate Governance, ESG and Diversity, and Federal Relations Attorney and Author, Carlow Consulting
3:20-3:50 Networking Break
3:50-4:30 Panel Discussion
Alignment of Capital: How Companies are Using ESG to Attract Long Term
Institutional Investors
Moderator:
Randy Rice, Senior Advisor, Policy & Communications, Office of Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner (Unconfirmed)
Panelists:
Maureen Kline, Vice President, Public Affairs & Sustainability, Pirelli Tire, North America
Tom Polton, Senior Director, Global EHS, Pfizer
4:30 Closing Remarks
4:35 Networking Reception

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