Palais des congrès de Montréal, 1001 Pl. Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montréal, QC H2Z 1H5, Canada
The inaugural IFRS Sustainability Symposium convenes global businesses, investors and policymakers to discuss progress towards a global baseline of sustainability disclosures to inform investment decisions.
In addition to sharing updates on the IFRS Sustainability Disclosure Standards, expert panelists discuss the use and uptake of IFRS Sustainability Disclosure Standards and SASB Standards by investors, businesses and regulators, as well as how the Integrated Reporting Framework can be used to enable effective corporate reporting and communication on these topics. Founded on intellectual rigour, the Symposium convenes stakeholders from around the world with unique and varied perspectives on sustainability disclosure for the capital markets.
The inaugural IFRS Sustainability Symposium is a premier convening for companies, investors and advisors to discuss a global baselines of sustainability disclosure for investors. Discussion topics include:
Supported by professional bodies
The IFRS Sustainability Symposium would like to extend a message of sincere appreciation to our sponsors, without their support, this event would not be possible. Further details on sponsorship in the tab below.
17:30–19:00 Networking reception
Palais des Congres de Montreal, 1001 Pl. Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal, QC H2Z 1 H5, Canada
MC: Nicolai Lundy, Chief of Marketing Relationships, IFRS Foundation
8:00–8:45 Networking breakfast
8:45–8:50 Greeting from the MC
08:50–8:55 Land acknowledgement
8:55–9:00 Welcome remarks from Montreal
9:00–9:05 Welcome remarks from Quebec
9:05–9:20 Opening remarks
9:25–9:55 Keynote fireside chat
10:00–10:50 Panel 1: What we heard: how have 1400 ED Comment letters directed the standard-setting discussions?
10:50–11:30 Morning break
11:30–12:20 Panel 2: A global baseline: just around the corner or a pipe dream?
14:00–14:50 Panel 3: Levelling up the reporting chain: how to bring emerging economies and small companies along for the ride
14:55–16:05 Mini round table discussion about implementation (in-person only)
16:05–16:30 Afternoon break
16:30–17:20 Panel 4: Comprehensive reporting: How integrated reporting supports putting sustainability performance in business context
17:25–17:35 Closing remarks