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Climate Risk Analysis and Financial Services: Best Practices

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Climate Risk Analysis and Financial Services: Best Practices

The goal of the Climate Service is to help investors, companies, and communities to understand their risks from the changing climate, and the opportunities from the transition to a low-carbon economy. Backed by an Advisory Board including 4 IPCC Nobel Prize-winning scientists, and strategic partners including Aon, IBM, the AICPA, and LMI Consulting, our mission is to embed climate risk data into financial decision-making and facilitate the world’s transition to a lower- carbon economy.

Simulating Grounded Hope for the Climate: an Interactive Experience

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Simulating Grounded Hope for the Climate: an Interactive Experience

In this interactive session, Andrew Jones of Climate Interactive and Gerold Koch of DWS will guide Governor Bill Ritter in creating his vision of a positive climate future using the decision-maker-oriented En-ROADS computer simulation. They will explore system-wide global solutions to climate change, including renewable energy, oil policy, carbon removal, energy efficiency, carbon pricing, electrification and other policies. The simulator was built by Climate Interactive and MIT Sloan and has been used in settings ranging from the US Congress to the U.N.

Investing in Water and Climate Risk

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Investing in Water and Climate Risk

This session is part of The Nest Summit.

The Nest Summit is an annual event during Climate Week NYC committed to advancing sustainability in the United States. By featuring the companies and government officials that are driving the U.S. to a cleaner and safer environment, The Nest Summit showcases the progress leaders are achieving and their best sustainability programs and practices.

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Rating Physical Assets in the Face of Climate Change

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Rating Physical Assets in the Face of Climate Change

This session is part of The Nest Summit.

The Nest Summit is an annual event during Climate Week NYC committed to advancing sustainability in the United States. By featuring the companies and government officials that are driving the U.S. to a cleaner and safer environment, The Nest Summit showcases the progress leaders are achieving and their best sustainability programs and practices.

Visit thenestsummit.com for more details on the session. 

Science & Investing - Addressing the Climate Imperative

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Science & Investing - Addressing the Climate Imperative

Tackling the increasingly urgent issue of climate change will require enormous amounts of capital—invested smartly. In that effort, climate scientists and investors can learn a lot from each other, an idea behind the collaboration among the investment professionals at AllianceBernstein and Columbia University’s climate experts. At all levels of the firm, AB is dedicated to asking the right questions and uncovering evidence to understand climate-related issues, make rational decisions and identify solutions for the planet and the investment landscape.

Deeper Data on Institutional ESG Strategies

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Deeper Data on Institutional ESG Strategies

Pensions, endowments, foundations, family offices, wealth managers and other institutional investors have long been interested in managers that factor ESG into their process, but it’s historically been hard to evaluate those managers on a peer basis. These investors have struggled to collect ESG data, then aggregate and standardize it for apples-to-apples comparisons. At the same time, managers with ESG strategies have been challenged to keep up with these data requests.

Climate Change Impact: Lost Glacier of Iceland

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Climate Change Impact: Lost Glacier of Iceland

This session is part of The Nest Summit.

The Nest Summit is an annual event during Climate Week NYC committed to advancing sustainability in the United States. By featuring the companies and government officials that are driving the U.S. to a cleaner and safer environment, The Nest Summit showcases the progress leaders are achieving and their best sustainability programs and practices.

Visit thenestsummit.com for more details on the session. 

The Living Shoreline: NEW YORK RESTAURATION PROJECT

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The Living Shoreline: NEW YORK RESTAURATION PROJECT

This session is part of The Nest Summit.

The Nest Summit is an annual event during Climate Week NYC committed to advancing sustainability in the United States. By featuring the companies and government officials that are driving the U.S. to a cleaner and safer environment, The Nest Summit showcases the progress leaders are achieving and their best sustainability programs and practices.

Visit thenestsummit.com for more details on the session. 

Youth Activism in Climate in USA: EARTH UPRISING

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Youth Activism in Climate in USA: EARTH UPRISING

This session is part of The Nest Summit.

The Nest Summit is an annual event during Climate Week NYC committed to advancing sustainability in the United States. By featuring the companies and government officials that are driving the U.S. to a cleaner and safer environment, The Nest Summit showcases the progress leaders are achieving and their best sustainability programs and practices.

Visit thenestsummit.com for more details on the session. 

Sustainability in Fashion Industry

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Sustainability in Fashion Industry

This session is part of The Nest Summit.

The Nest Summit is an annual event during Climate Week NYC committed to advancing sustainability in the United States. By featuring the companies and government officials that are driving the U.S. to a cleaner and safer environment, The Nest Summit showcases the progress leaders are achieving and their best sustainability programs and practices.

Visit thenestsummit.com for more details on the session.