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09.02.2021 – Climate Change and The Circular Economy

February 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free - £40.00
An online event as part of NEDonBoard’s ESG series; this session focuses on Climate Change, the Circular Economy and considerations for NEDs

Guest speaker James George will share insights on Climate Change, the Circular Economy, and considerations for the board. In addition to his engagement with corporates at the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, James is a Member of the Board of Advisors at the Ocean Plastics Leadership Network, as well as a Mentor at Katapult Ocean.

Guest speakers also include Stephen Lake, a portfolio board member including NED, Chair, Mentor & Board Advisor.

The event will include an interactive discussion for board members to share current themes and experiences in the boardroom.

Event format:

  • 11:00 – Welcome
  • 11:10 – Insights – James George, Ellen MacArthur Foundation
  • 11:35 – Insights – Guest NED speaker
  • 11:45 – Interactive discussion and audience Q&A
  • 12:30 – Optional networking – Breakout rooms
  • 13:00 – Event close

Numbers will be limited to allow for active participation – register now to confirm your online attendance. Dial-in details will be shared 24 hours in advance of the event.

This event is specifically for experienced non-executive directors, board members, chairs and those transitioning to a NED portfolio career. We look forward to welcoming you to this event.

Why attend?

Now more than ever, boards need to understand business critical topics, including risk management and ESG. Developing your Knowledge and Connections is essential as an non-executive director. 

Hear what those who have attended NEDonBoard events previously: NED testimonials

FAQs

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email [email protected] – our team will be happy to help and answer your questions or point you in the best direction.

Can I participate if I am not a NEDonBoard member?

This event is open to NEDonBoard members (free to attend, registration required) and non-members (an attendance fee applies, registration required). Members are prioritised for this event. If you would like to know more about NEDonBoard please visit: https://www.nedonboard.com/become-a-member/

Details

Date:
February 9
Time:
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free - £40.00
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/09022021-climate-change-and-the-circular-economy-tickets-128470571939

Organiser

NEDonBoard