Following COP26 and the signing of the Glasgow Climate Pact, Clyde & Co and Queen Mary University of London (QMUL), are hosting a half-day virtual conference on climate change on Wednesday 23 March 2022.
As part of a decarbonised future, businesses are uniquely placed to work with governments, consumers and other stakeholders to push for transformational change across all industries. But they have a lot to lose – almost $1 trillion according to the UN. It is therefore fundamentally important that businesses, including finance institutions and law firms, work with government and civil society stakeholders to ensure everyone is on board with climate change.
Clyde & Co Partners Nigel Brook, Ben Knowles and Richard Power, will be speaking, together with key individuals from the climate change world and QMUL including:
This virtual conference is split into three sessions and you may join us for one, two or all sessions. There will be timely breaks throughout the conference to allow attendees to join their preferred session(s). Key themes include:
|14:00 - 14:20||Opening Keynote|
|14:20 - 15:20||
Session 1 – Relevance of environmental and human rights issues to businesses
|15:20 - 15:30||Break|
|15:30 - 16:30||Session 2 – Change in investment climate in light of change in government policies and regulations|
|16:30 - 16:40||Break|
|16:40 - 17:40||Session 3 – Environment related issues in international arbitration|
|17:40 - 18:00||Closing remarks|