PRI Digital Forum:

Driving Meaningful Data

November 2021 – January 2022

The PRI Digital Forum: Driving Meaningful Data is the next in our series of thematic virtual events. Discussions will include progress towards a global standard on corporate sustainability disclosure, emerging investor data needs, and regional policy developments in this sphere.

Drawing on perspectives from around the globe, the Digital Forum will provide a platform for discussion and debate on the critical role of responsible investors in shaping sustainability outcomes as concepts of relevance to financial markets, and the “decision-useful” data needed to support these decisions.

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Corporate sustainability disclosure: the road to a global standard
24 November 2021 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm GMT

To begin this PRI Digital Forum, PRI Chair Martin Skancke will host a session examining the announcements made by the IFRS Foundation at COP26, what this means for global sustainability standard-setting, the immediate milestones…

Regional policy developments in corporate sustainability disclosure
9 December 2021 | 9:00am – 10:00am GMT

Several regional policy initiatives have emerged in terms of corporate sustainability reporting. This session will bring together policy makers from different jurisdictions. We will hear about policy approaches regarding corporate sustainability reporting…

Sustainability outcomes: emerging investor data needs
18 January 2022 | 2:00pm – 3:00pm GMT

Responsible investors are increasingly considering sustainability outcomes in their investment decisions. This session will outline the key drivers of this trend along with practical implications for investors linked to outcomes-related corporate sustainability information. We will hear from practitioners about their challenges…

Featured Speakers

Susanne Dräger
Senior Specialist
Sustainability Reporting

Martin Skancke
Board Chair

Lee White
Executive Director

Jonathan Bravo
Head of Finance and Corporate Reporting and Senior Policy Advisor

John Coates
Fmr Acting Director
Division of Corporate Finance
US Securities and Exchange Commission

Tom Dodd
Team Leader
Sustainability Reporting
European Commission

Satoshi Ikeda
Chief Sustainable Finance Officer
Japan Financial Services Agency

Margarita Pirovska
Director Policy

Careen Abb
Impact & SDGs, Programme Lead
UNEP Finance Initiative

Bastian Buck
Chief of Standards

Karine Hirn
Partner, Board Chair,
Chief Sustainability Officer
East Capital

Erik Keller
Client Portfolio Manager

Will Pomroy
Head of Impact Engagement – Equities and Lead Engager Small & Mid Cap Equities
Federated Hermes

René van Merrienboer
Acting Director of Sustainable Markets