Turning Down the Temperature: How the Finance Industry is Impacting Corporate Climate Action

  As climate concerns accelerate and trillions of dollars are managed with a climate-related lens, corporations face increasing pressure from investors, asset managers, and banks regarding their carbon footprints, climate strategies, and environmental disclosures. Investors clamor for accurate and standardized corporate reporting to help inform their investment decisions. Is it investor overreach or not bold enough? Hear from corporate, financial, and reporting experts as they discuss the implications and impact of this current market dynamic.

In Partnership with the Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation

The Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation is Chicago Booth’s destination for people tackling the world’s biggest social and environmental problems. To harness the power that business can wield in making the world more sustainable and equitable, the Rustandy Center jump-starts nonprofit and for-profit ventures with social missions, advances social sector research and partnerships worldwide, supports an innovative curriculum, helps students and alumni gain firsthand experience in the social sector, and convenes the world’s leading business, nonprofit, and policy minds at events in Chicago, London, Hong Kong, and beyond.