Sunday, April 26, 2015

Event - Sustainable Investing Conference: Risk Value Impact

The 5th annual Sustainable Investing: Risk, Value, Impact conference will take place May 4th–6th at the Westin Michigan Avenue in Chicago. Participants will learn about new approaches, trends and policy developments while networking with industry leaders.

This event offers a unique opportunity to network with leaders of the sustainable, responsible and impact investing community, and to learn about new approaches, trends and policy developments in the field. The conference will attract representatives of investment management and advisory firms, research firms, financial planners and advisors, broker-dealers, community development institutions and asset owners such as pension funds and foundations, along with policymakers and corporate leaders.

Thought-provoking plenary and breakout sessions will cover a variety of topics including sustainability as a driver of value in private equity, university endowments and climate change, advancing impact investing, major issues in the 2015 proxy season, and responding to the low-carbon energy challenge.

Event sponsors include Cornerstone Capital Group, Northern Trust, Trillium Asset Management, Neuberger Berman, Pax World, Calvert Investments, Bank of America, Bloomberg and RBC. View the full list of sponsors on our conference website.

To secure your place at the conference, visit our online conference registration site today! Our early registration discount ends Friday, April 3. You may also be interested in learning about US SIF Foundation’s live course on the Fundamentals of Sustainable and Responsible Investment.

US SIF is the membership association for professionals,firms, institutions and organizations engaged in sustainable, responsible and impact investing. In addition to other benefits, US SIF members are invited to a day of member-only programming at the conference, including a reception, annual meeting, policy update and working group events. Members also enjoy substantially discounted registration fees.

To see the speakers list and their bios click here. To register click here.

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