Thursday, May 16, 2024 (timings are BST)

2:00 PM
Coffee and Networking
2:30 PM
2:35 PM
Keynote: Placing Social Equity at the Heart of the Just Transition

The presentation will discuss the key elements of the Just Transition Criteria, established last year, to help fund managers develop financial products that adhere to the principles of a just transition. It will go beyond aspects related to climate action to focus on the importance of placing social equity and community voice at the heart of the just transition.

3:00 PM
Sponsored Keynote: The Power of Pension Funds and Insurers to Fund the Transition
3:20 PM
Keynote: The Just Transition in Practice

The presentation will discuss some of the challenges and considerations for pension funds as they adopt a just transition approach. The Chief Executive Officer of CFA UK will talk about what that approach might look like in practice and highlight some of the broader work of the organisation in the impact investing space.

3:45 PM
Sponsored Keynote: Investment Duties, Impact and Just Transition: Recent Developments
4:05 PM
Pension Fund Panel: Leading the Way on the Just Transition

Representatives of DB, DC and local government pension funds discuss their views on impact investing and the just transition, from investing in emerging markets to those closer to home.

4:45 PM - 6:00 PM
Networking and Drinks

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