Here's what's scheduled for the event. All times are in GMT.

8:40 AM
Registration and morning networking
9:10 AM
Morning Chair’s opening remarks

Rachel Barrett, Environment, Social and Governance Partner, Linklaters

9:20 AM
Keynote Address

The objectives of the new ISSB standards, how they fit with existing sustainability reporting requirements and the next steps in the ISSB workplan

Richard Barker, Board Member, International Sustainability Standards Board

9:40 AM
Keynote Address

The UK’s strategy for integrating the ISSB standards into its new Sustainability Disclosure Standards

Mark Babington, Executive Director, Regulatory Standards, Financial Reporting Council

10:00 AM
Keynote Address

ESG disclosures in the U.S. - SEC requirements and the wider ESG debate

Daniel F. C. Crowley, Partner at K&L Gates

10:20 AM

Towards greater international harmonisation of sustainability reporting


Rachel Barrett, Environment, Social and Governance Partner, Linklaters


Pavan Sukhdev, Chief Executive Officer, GIST Impact

Veronica Poole, Vice Chair of Deloitte UK and Deloitte Global IFRS and Corporate Reporting Leader

Cristina Gil White, Chief Operational Officer, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)

11:05 AM
Coffee and networking break
11:25 AM
Earth Knowledge Case Studies: Climate-related physical risk from identification to mitigation and management

Julia Armstrong D’Agnese, CEO and Co-Founder, Earth Knowledge

Frank D'Agnese, President, CTO and Co-Founder, Earth Knowledge

11:45 AM

Climate-related transition and physical risks: identification, scenario planning and management 


Dr Maxine Nelson, Senior Vice President, GARP Risk Institute


Alison Bewick, Group Head of Risk at Nestle

Toby Belsom, Director of Guidance, Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)

Dr Pendar Ostovar, Head of Financial Institutions Engagement, Science Based Targets initiative

12:25 PM

To what extent do the new standards build on the TCFD’s four pillars – governance, strategy, risk management and metrics & targets? And how do they differ?


Sarah-Jane Denton, Director, Operational Risk & Environment, Travers Smith


David Carlin, Head of Risk, United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)

Curtis D. Ravenel, Senior Advisor to the Co-Chairs & Vice Chair, Glasgow Financial Alliance for Net Zero (GFANZ); Founding Member of the Secretariat, Financial Stability Board’s Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)

David Croker, Partner - Financial Services Sustainability Leader, PwC

1:10 PM
Networking & lunch
2:20 PM
Afternoon Chair’s opening remarks

Catherine Chisem, Senior Consultant, Sustainable Finance, EcoAct

2:25 PM
Keynote Address

The importance of IOSCO’s endorsement of the ISSB standards for the world’s capital markets

Tajinder Singh, Deputy Secretary General, IOSCO

2:45 PM

Climate Data & Metrics - Utilising high quality, comparable and timely climate data


Gavin Starks, Co-Chair, Smart Data Council, Department for Business and Trade, Founder & CEO, Icebreaker One


Amir Sokolowski, Global Director for Climate Change, CDP

Heather Buchanan, Co-Founder and Chief Executive, Bankers for Net Zero

Laurie Edwards, Managing Consultant, EcoAct

3:30 PM
Afternoon tea and networking
3:55 PM

Meeting the challenge of reporting on Scope 3 emissions

Nia Bell, Communications & Partnerships Lead and Co-lead of the UK Chapter, Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF)

4:15 PM

The future - incorporating nature-related and biodiversity disclosures into corporate sustainability reporting


Simon Rawson, Deputy CEO and Director of Corporate Engagement, ShareAction


Robin Millington, CEO, Planet Tracker

Karen Ellis, Chief Economist, WWF-UK

Mark Gough, CEO, Capitals Coalition 

5:00 PM
Chair’s closing remarks

Catherine Chisem, Senior Consultant, Sustainable Finance, EcoAct

5:05 PM
Close of proceedings