- September 1, 2011
- Posted by: eflorencio
- Categories: Events, Upcoming Events
To discuss how DFIs and other market players need to respond to the emerging challenges, a Two Day International Conference on Global Sustainable Finance | Greening Financial Institutions will be held from September 08 – 09, 2011 in Karlsruhe, Germany.
This event is being hosted under the auspices of World Federation of Development Financing Institutions (WFDFI) and will be attended by Presidents/ CEO and senior members of financial institutions, sustainable development experts, academia, representatives of government organisations and international development institutions and other stakeholders engaged or interested in sustainable finance and greening financial institutions.
The conference provides a major opportunity to discuss financial innovation and the business case for financial institutions to green their operations and the products and services. It is a distinctive forum to deliberate on developing specialized financial solutions to capitalise on opportunities emerging in numerous sectors, such as in the fields of sustainable infrastructure, energy efficient real estate, clean energy production, green mobility, and in businesses and projects that protect investors, green and enhance financial institutions´ profits and boost their image in the market.
Further to knowledge sharing; the upcoming conference will also help establish partnerships and alliances and in developing synergies. It provides an excellent opportunity to network with the members of financial community, international agencies, governmental and non-governmental institutions, academia, sustainable development and environmental management practitioners and other relevant stakeholders in Europe and globally. An optional excursion/ get-together will take place on Saturday the 10th of September 2011.
You are cordially invited to attend this global sustainable finance event and/ or nominate members of your institution.
For swift registration, information and immediate support in facilitating your participation and stay, please contact the organising partners in Germany at [email protected]