The 6th Annual Symposium on Sustainable Business: Non-Financial and Integrated Reporting
Nov 01, 2013
from 09:00 AM to 01:20 PM
|Where||151 E. 25th Street (between Lexington and Third Aves.), Room 750|
|Contact Name||Matthew LePere|
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Non-financial reporting, also known as sustainability reporting, is the practice of measuring, disclosing, and being accountable to internal and external stakeholders for organizational performance towards the goal of sustainable development. An integrated report is a concise communication about how an organization’s strategy, governance, performance and prospects lead to the creation of value over the short, medium and long term.
 Global Reporting Initiative
 The International Integrated Reporting Council
About the Program
Join us for a discussion about current trends in corporate non-financial and integrated reporting. Learn from those working to set the reporting standards and develop a unified reporting framework. Hear from IRO officers implementing reporting at their firms. Discover how users leverage this information when making investment decisions.
Setting the Standards - 9:00 to 10:10 AM
Hear from those working to set the standards and framework for corporate disclosure of environmental, social and governance impacts.
Moderated by Prof. Robert Colson, Department of Accountancy, Baruch College
Stathis Gould, Head of Prof. Accts. in Business Service Delivery, IFAC
Eric Kane, Research Analyst, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board
Susanne Katus, External Relations & Communications Officer, Global Reporting Initiative's Focal Point USA
Investor Relations Perspective - 10:10 to 11:50 AM
Corporate Investor Relations officers will discuss the benefits and challenges of implementing integrated/non-financial reporting and weigh in on how they would like to see reporting evolve.
Moderated by Prof. Michael Goodman, Dept. of Communications, Baruch College
Daniel Concannon, CEO, GMI Ratings
Friederike Edelmann, Vice President of Investor Relations, Coty Inc.
Jeff Morgan, President and CEO of the National Investor Relations Institute
Mary O’Malley, VP, Environment and Sustainability, Prudential Financial, Inc.
The User’s Perspective - 12:00 to 1:15 PM
Learn how users are leading the call for non-financial reporting and leveraging the information to make better investment decisions.
Moderated by Prof. Stephen Dishart, Dept. of Communications, Baruch College
Bruno Bertocci, Managing Director and Global Equity Portfolio Manager at UBS Global Asset Management (Americas) Inc.
Adam Kanzer, Managing Director and General Counsel, Domini Social Investments
Erika Karp, Founder and CEO, Cornerstone Capital Inc.
Keith Mills, SVP and Head of Research, Trillium Asset Management
Wrap-Up - 1:15 to 1:20 PM
Networking Lunch - 1:20 to 2:00 PM
Agenda and Panelists subject to change.
- enhancing the performance and reputation of corporate communication as a strategic management function; the number one choice of practicing professionals and scholars for information and knowledge on corporate communication.
Founded in 1969, the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) is the professional association of corporate officers and investor relations consultants responsible for communication among corporate management, shareholders, securities analysts and other financial community constituents. The largest professional investor relations association in the world, NIRI’s more than 3,300 members represent over 1,600 publicly held companies and $9 trillion in stock market capitalization.
The New York Society of Security Analysts (NYSSA) is a leading forum for the investment community. NYSSA’s mission is to promote best practices and the highest professional and ethical standards in the industry. With nearly 10,000 members, NYSSA is the largest of the 135 societies worldwide that make up CFA Institute, which has more than 100,000 members.
- Complimentary registration for NIRI and NYSSA members; Corporate Communication International sponsors and member; and Baruch College alumni, students, staff, and faculty
- General registration - $95
- Non-Profit - $85
- Graduate Students (non-CUNY) - $45
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Please make check payable to Baruch College and send to:
Baruch College - 2013 Symposium
Center for Corporate Integrity
55 Lexington Avenue, B11-275
New York, NY 10010
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