Thursday, 3rd December 2015 15:00 - 16:30 CET, Paris-Le Bourget - "Blue zone" - Climate Action Arena/Press Conference Room 1

Climate Action Dialogue - Investing for the Long Term: addressing carbon asset risk

Presented by IIGCC, Ceres, CTI and CMIA - This COP 21 side event brings together a high-level panel of investors and companies to discuss how climate change is impacting investment patterns and business models. The dialogue will examine how investors can incorporate long term targets in order to facilitate an orderly transition to meet the 2 degree target. It will include a financial analysis from Carbon Tracker on mapping stranded asset risk in a low-carbon world.

Introductory speeches from 

Nick Nuttall, Head of Communications and Outreach at UNFCCC
Al Gore, Founder, Climate Reality Project

Section 1: Presentation of financial analysis: Stressed at 2˚ 

Moderated by Stephanie Pfeifer, CEO IIGCC

  • Anthony Hobley, CEO, Carbon Tracker
  • Mindy Lubber, CEO, Ceres
  • Dr. Timur Gül, Senior Energy Analyst,  IEA
  • Zoe Knight, Managing Director HSBC 

Section 2: Climate Action Dialogue, responding to the analysis

Moderated by Richard Folland, Executive Director CMIA

  • Saker Nusseibeh, CEO, Hermes
  • Jack Ehnes, CEO CalSTRS
  • Sharan Burrow, General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation ITUC
  • Gérard Moutet, Vice-President, Climate-Energy, Total 

To attend this event requires UNFCCC accreditation