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IBF Masterclass: Implication of latest climate emergency data for the financial industry

[Webinar]

12 Jun 2020

What does the latest data on climate change say and what are the implications and impact on our economy? How should businesses respond? What are the risks and opportunities?
What roles can the financial industry play? These are some of the questions we will seek to answer in this session. Join our expert speakers as we examine the data, learn how to apply it to business decisions and discuss solutions that will make an impact.

Event Details

Date:   12 Jun 2020
Time:   4.00pm - 6.00pm 
Venue:   Zoom Webinar
     CPD Hours:   Attendees will be awarded with 2 hours (non-core) CPD 
​Who should attend:​Financial Professionals looking at ESG, Business Risk Management, Business line Heads, C-Suite 

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IBF Masterclass: Implication of latest climate emergency data for the financial industry

Webinar

12 Jun 2020

Time Activity
4.00pm Welcome Remarks
 IBF            
4.05pm​Opening Keynote  
 Ambassador Chan Heng Chee, Chairman of the Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities at SUTD, Member of the Board of Trustees of the National University of Singapore and a Member of the Yale-NUS Governing Board, Singapore.
4.10pm The Data           

Latest climate crisis data - what does it mean for Singapore and for the region
Dr Svetlana Jevrejeva, Principal Research Scientist, National Sea Level Programme, Singapore

​4.30pmThe Impact on Global Markets

Global developments on climate risk analysis, capital markets tools and developments
 Martina Macpherson, Senior Vice President, Strategic Engagement & Partnerships, Moody's, and President of the Network for Sustainable Financial Markets

4.50pmClimate Risks and Southeast Asia - the business case for adaptation
 Dr Adrian Fenton, Vice President, WWF Asia Sustainable Finance 
5.10pm

Collaboration Opportunities

Presentation on geoengineering/research projects   (20mins)
Prof. John Moore, Chief Scientist, College of Global Change and Earth System Science, Beijing Normal University and Professor of Climate Change, Artic Ccentre, University of Lapland

Panel Discussion on how key stakeholders of the ecosystem can work together  (25mins)

Moderator: Prof. Lucienne Blessing, Co-Director of the SUTD-MIT International Design Center (IDC), Professor in the Engineering and Product Development Pillar, Chair of SUTD's Institutional Review Board.

Speakers:

Dr Svetlana Jevrejeva, Principal Research Scientist, National Sea Level Programme, Singapore

 

5.55pm

Closing
 
Prof. Lucienne Blessing, Co-Director of the SUTD-MIT International Design Center (IDC), Professor in the Engineering and Product Development Pillar, Chair of SUTD's Institutional Review Board