Events and webinars
As part of our remit to increase awareness of environmental, social and governance issues EIRIS regularly organises seminars, often with strategic partners, on a variety of responsible investment topics.
Here you can find details of EIRIS’ events for responsible investors, as well as information on conferences where we will be presenting. Please note that attendance at some events is by invitation only.
Lisa Hayles (Head of Client Services, North America) is speaking at this year’s USSIF conference which is taking place in Chicago. Lisa joins the panel titled ‘Investors and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights’. Speakers: Bennett Freeman, Senior Vice President, Sustainability Research and Policy, Calvert Investments Lisa Hayles, Head of Client Services, North America, EIRIS… Read More >
Carlota Garcia-Manas (Head of Research, EIRIS) will speaking at the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI’s) forthcoming conference on sustainability and reporting in Amsterdam. The conference is described as a three-day event including training sessions, workshops and networking time. Following the GRI’s 2012 Stakeholder Council elections, Carlota was one of 18 members elected for a term on… Read More >
Economistas sin Fronteras, EIRIS’ global network partner in Spain, is organising and moderating a discussion panel in Madrid with the University of Alcala. Held in Spanish, the discussion ‘El papel de la ISR en un entorno de crisis’ (the role of responsible investment in a crisis environment), includes speakers from SpainSIF, Santander Asset Management and… Read More >
Julia Leske, Senior Analyst at CAER, EIRIS’ global platform partner in Austrualia, is speaking at the event ‘Transparency in Australia’s Mining, Oil and Gas Sectors: What the US and EU’s new transparency rules mean for Australia and its strategic interests’ on 27 May. Join Shelly H. Han, Advisor to United States Senator Benjamin Cardin, and… Read More >
Stephen Hine (Head of Responsible Investment Development, EIRIS) will be speaking on 5 June at the Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility (ICCR) annual general meeting in St Louis, from 3 – 7 June. Stephen Hine joins Hank Cardello (Director of the Hudson Institute’s Obesity Solutions Initiative) to discuss nutrition and obesity issues. Reports on the… Read More >
Julia Leske (Senior Research Analyst, CAER), EIRIS’ global network partner in Australia, is speaking at the United Nations Association of Australia (Victorian Division) (UNAA) Business and Human Rights Workshop ‘Corporate Human Rights Due Diligence: Tracking and communicating human rights performance’ on 4 June. The workshop is hosted by Allens, Level 37, 101 Collins St, Melbourne… Read More >
Peter Webster, CEO of EIRIS, is speaking at RI Europe, Responsible Investor’s European event for investors and corporates interested in environmental, social and governance issues. Members of EIRIS’ team will also be attending, including Claire Curtin (Client Relationship Manager), Anders Frisk (Client Sales Manager – Nordics) and Jaspreet Duhra (Client Relationship Manager). If you’d like… Read More >
EIRIS’ Jaspreet Duhra (Senior Client Relationship Manager) and Claire Curtin (Client Relationship Manager) are attending the Financial Times / IFC Sustainable Finance Conference & Awards 2013. EIRIS is pleased to be a media partner for the Financial Times / IFC Sustainable Finance Conference , a global summit on sustainable investment and banking. Immediately following the… Read More >
Lisa Hayles (Head of Client Services, North America, EIRIS) is speaking in the Next Gen Fellowship webinar ‘Measuring Social Impact of Investments’ run by Confluence Philanthropy. Confluence Philanthropy is a philanthropic affinity group based in North America, which provides capacity building assistance to foundations and donors committed to mission-related investing. The webinar will be on… Read More >
Wealth managers and fund managers are invited to attend this sustainability risk mitigation breakfast briefing. We will be discussing how investors can incorporate sustainability into financial analysis across a wide range of sustainable investment strategies, for effective risk mitigation of today’s and tomorrow’s sustainability challenges and the maximisation of sustainability investment opportunities. Hear about our… Read More >