The inaugural Pension Bridge ESG Summit launched with great success in San Diego, in February 2020.
We were excited to welcome over 200 attendees to our first ESG focused conference , for a day and half of learning, face-to-face networking and business development.
With research showing a growing number of institutional investors incorporating ESG factors into their decision making, and a broad range of tactics being applied across asset classes, the event provided a platform to learn about and debate the evolving best practices being developed.
Discussions covered a wide range of ESG topics across an array of asset classes, engaging the audience of senior investment professionals who were at varying stages of their ESG implementation.
5 key questions that the ESG Summit answered
How should you be defining, communicating and executing your approach to climate risk and other ESG factors in a clear and consistent way?
What are the range of portfolio risks that need to be understood and monitored across asset classes?
What are the big investment opportunities associated ESG and impact investing trends and can you benefit from mispricing and market inefficiencies?
How do we drive increased levels of diversity and inclusion across institutional investors, asset managers and portfolio companies?
Which elements of impact investing and the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals fit with your investment philosophy and how should you be measuring success?