TORONTO, Dec. 2 /CNW/ - Environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors are playing an increasing role in today's business world. Corporate leaders, senior management and business advisors must prepare for a wide range of new opportunities, risks and strategies.
To assist with that preparation, the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) is hosting its first-ever conference on ESG issues December 6-7 in Toronto.
A primary focus will be the financial implications of environmental issues, including climate change.
Featured speakers include: - Barbara Palk and Judy Cotte from the Canadian Coalition for Good Governance - Dr. Robert Page, Chair, National Roundtable on the Environment and the Economy - Jeffrey Simpson, National Affairs Columnist with the Globe and Mail
Additional information, including a full list of speakers, can be found on the conference website (www.cpd.cica.ca/ESGIssues).
Conference Details: When: December 6-7, 2010 Where: Renaissance Toronto Downtown Hotel (One Blue Jays Way)
For further information: For further information: Tobin Lambie, Manager, Media, with the CICA at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-204-3228