woensdag maart 8, 2017

DJSI Expert Training in collaboration with RobecoSAM

Get your insights straight from the source and learn from top-level global experts
Building on 12 years of experience with the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, Finch & Beak is hosting a DJSI Expert Training in Amsterdam in collaboration with RobecoSAM. Coming March, global practitioners on ESG benchmarking will come together in Amsterdam to learn and exchange best practices with top level DJSI peers. The appropriate venue is Beurs van Berlage; the capital’s former stock exchange which is a first-rate location within a convenient 1 kilometer radius of Amsterdam’s central station.

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What you need to know

  • Purpose: Learning from RobecoSAM and high-scoring experts 
  • Target audience: Senior managers in the area of sustainability, reporting and investor relations
  • Networking dinner: Tuesday 7 March 2017, 18:30 - 22:00, SkyLounge, DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
  • Practitioners training: Wednesday 8 March 2017, 8:30 - 16:30, Amsterdam, Beurs van Berlage
  • Cost: € 1,190,- for the training, plus € 75,- for the networking dinner (excl. VAT)

The DJSI Training is designed to help gain in-depth insights with a focus on four challenging key topics: Materiality, Human Rights, Impact Measurement & Valuation and Human Capital Development. Two top specialists from RobecoSAM, Jvan Gaffuri and Robert Dornau, will shed light on what is expected from participating companies while experts from leading Dow Jones Sustainability Index members such as Philips, ING, Randstad and Telenet will be sharing an array of best practices and key learnings.

Program Networking Dinner - Tuesday 7 March

18:30 - 19:00 Welcome & Drinks

19:00 - 19:15 Opening Note

19:15 – 20:00 Keynote

  • Rob Goyens, Vice-President Treasury, Investor Relations & Real Estate, Telenet (DJSI Industry Group Leader since 2012)

20:00 - 22:00 Dinner & Get Together

Program Training - Wednesday 8 March

8:30 - 9:00 Welcome & registration, opening note

9:00 - 10:15 Workshop 1: Materiality

  • Corporate Expert: Leon Wijnands, Global Head of Sustainability, ING

10:15 - 10:30 Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:45 Workshop 2: Human Rights

  • Corporate Expert: Marlou Leenders, Group Sustainability Manager, Randstad Holding

11:45 - 12:15 Using DJSI to realize your sustainability ambitions

12:15 - 13:00 Lunch

13:00 - 14:15 Workshop 3: Impact Measurement & Valuation

  • Corporate Expert: Mark Didden, Sustainability Reporting Manager, AkzoNobel

14:15 - 14:30 Coffee Break

14:30 - 15:45 Workshop 4: Human Capital Development

  • Corporate Expert: Simon Braaksma, Senior Director Group Sustainability, Philips (DJSI Industry Group Leader 2016)

15:45 - 16:30 Outlook to the DJSI 2017 & Closing Remarks