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Uniting for Impact: How Can We Integrate Sustainability, Resiliency, and Circularity Efforts to Achieve Shared Climate Goals
April 16, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
KATE DALY, Executive Director, Center for the Circular Economy @ Closed Loop Partners
MARK CHAMBERS, Director, Mayor’s Office of Sustainability, City of New York
TOM KENNEDY, Principal, Arup
DOUG SIMS, Director and Senior Advisor, Green Finance Center, Resilient Communities, Healthy People & Thriving Communities Program, NRDC
ANN GOODMAN, Ph.D., author, Adapting to Change: The Business of Climate Resilience
About the Program:
In the face of floods and fire, heat and cold waves, cities and industry must redouble their efforts to face the consequences of climate change. How can professionals, municipalities and industries work together to unite efforts in these three areas to more effectively face the urgent challenges of climate change? For too long these issues have been addressed in silos. What are the social implications and human impacts of climate change that we can incorporate more fully into these disciplines? How would a Green New Deal link these efforts, as we rebuild our legacy infrastructure and systems?
HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organizations, headquartered in London, with regional hubs in London, Hong Kong, and New York. We serve around 38 million customers worldwide with operations in 67 Countries across 5 Continents from around 3,900 offices. We have four Global Businesses: Retail Banking and Wealth Management, Commercial Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Global Private Banking. HSBC leverages our large global footprint to connect customers to opportunities and enable businesses to thrive and economies to prosper. HSBC has a long standing commitment to sustainability and in 2017 made even more significant commitments including $100 billion in sustainable finance and investments by the year 2025 and 100% renewable energy by the year 2030. To find out more, visit HSBC.com/our-approach/building-a-sustainable-future.
The Sustainability Practice Network (SPN) is a New York based inter-disciplinary community of professionals who seek to learn and share knowledge to advance sustainable development across sectors and disciplines. We mobilize our members to practice sustainability in their lives and work. Our mission is to raise awareness of the importance of individual and corporate sustainability and thereby create a more stable and equitable world.
6 pm – Registration
6:15 pm – Panel
7:30 pm – Q&A
8 pm – Networking
Complimentary pre-registration is required to attend this program. Register online, by phone or e-mail:
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