Why should you attend?

More defined from the ESG predecessor, Sustainable Finance is a critical challenge for financial institutions, affecting credit risk, asset prices and regulatory compliance. With continued pressure to adapt to evolving environmental concerns, organizations face an uphill challenge managing increased extreme weather events and ongoing transition risks. As the industry grapples with understanding the complexity of the challenge, organizations face additional requirements with regulatory expectations rising globally.

CeFPro has assembled an impressive line-up of thought leaders to address the critical challenges faced by financial institutions, with presentations, interactive panel discussions, and audience Q&A’s…

Key highlights from the 2023 Congress

  • NET ZERO:
    Distinguishing the difference between making net zero commitments and developing a robust transition plan
  • DECARBONIZATION:
    Understanding the challenges and opportunities of decarbonizing your portfolios
  • CARBON MARKETS :
    Leveraging investment opportunities in the current and future carbon markets landscape
  • CLIMATE RISK IMPLEMENTATION:
    Implementing climate risk into day to day risk management and business decisions
  • TRANSITION RISK:
    Developing a roadmap for successful implementation and execution of transition plans
  • PHYSICAL RISK:
    Assessing the relationship and impact of physical risk across other areas of an organization
  • BIODIVERSITY & NATURE:
    Navigating the complex relationship between climate, biodiversity and nature related risk
  • REGULATION:
    Managing the prescriptiveness of regulation and the complexities of global expectations
an engaged audience of risk professionals gaining valuable insights at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

An engaging and interactive agenda spread across 2-days

Participate in a comprehensive exploration of the topics at hand via presentations, panel discussions, and live Q&As to facilitate learning and engagement.

Subject matter expert sharing their knowledge at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Subject matter experts share their knowledge and experiences

Our line-up of 30+ knowledgeable and experienced practitioners speakers bring the highest standard within the industry, offering fresh perspectives and insights for you to return to your department with.

Risk professionals networking and making meaningful business connections at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

7+ hours of available networking opportunities

Continue conversations from inside the auditorium over coffee, lunch, and at our complimentary drinks reception. Make meaningful career-long industry connections to use to your professional advantage.

Key speakers from the 2023 Congress

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Christel Saab
Unit Chief, Environmental and Social Risk Management
Inter-American Development Bank

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Markus Lammer
Chief Operational Officer, Ultra High Net Worth Business 
Credit Suisse, a Member of UBS Group

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Sharon Asaf
Director, Climate Risk Scenario Analysis
Citigroup

Kevin Clarke, Executive Director, Group Compliance, Regulatory and Governance, UBS will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Kevin Clarke
Executive Director, Group Compliance, Regulatory and Governance
UBS

Colleen Milazzo, Beth Gilroy, Deputy Head of Sustainability & Environmental Social Risk Management, MUFG Bank will be speaking at the upcoming Climate Risk USA Congress by CeFPro Events

Beth Gilroy
Deputy Head of Sustainability & Environmental Social Risk Management
MUFG

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David Carlin
Head of Climate Risk and TCFD
UNEP Finance Initiative

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Imtiaz Hussain
Managing Director and Deputy Chief Auditor
BNY Mellon

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Olga Puntus
ED, Environmental & Social Risk
JPMorgan Chase & Co

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Mariana Severinovsky
Head of Sustainability, North America
Schroders

David Szmigielski, Director, Sustainable Finance & Advisory, Wells Fargo will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

David Szmigielski
Director, Sustainable Finance & Advisory
Wells Fargo

Just some of the organizations that have sent attendees in the past include:

Session previews and related insights

Get an insight of what to expect from the Congress with our past and present speaker session previews.

Reviewing changes within climate risk and inclusion within risk management practices and stress testing

Reviewing changes within climate risk and inclusion within risk management practices and stress testing Rocco Fanciullo, Head of Liquidity Risk Management, UniCredit SpA Below is an insight into what can be expected from Rocco's session at Risk Evolve 2024. {{ vc_btn: title=Find+out+more+about+CeFPro%27s+Risk+Evolve+2024&style=outline-custom&outline_custom_color=%23001c64&outline_custom_hover_background=%23001c64&outline_custom_hover_text=%23ffffff&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.cefpro.com%252Fforthcoming-events%252Frisk-evolve%252F }} The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the thought

Adhering to multiple disclosure requirements across different standards and jurisdiction

Adhering to multiple disclosure requirements across different standards and jurisdiction Vesselina Haralampieva, Associate Director, Senior Counsel, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Below is an insight into what can be expected from Vesselina' session at ESG Europe Summit 2024. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the thought leader as an individual,

Understanding the role of nature & biodiversity in meeting net zero targets

Understanding the role of nature & biodiversity in meeting net zero targets Julius Herfel, Head of Audit, International Regulatory & Second Line, BNY Mellon Below is an insight into what can be expected from Julius' session at ESG Europe Summit 2024. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the thought leader as an

Reviewing an increase in scrutiny and litigations on environmental and ESG claims

Reviewing an increase in scrutiny and litigations on environmental and ESG claims Jeroen Bos, Global Head of Equities, AXA Investment Managers Below is an insight into what can be expected from Jeroen's session at ESG Europe Summit 2024. {{ vc_btn: title=Find+out+more+about+ESG+Europe+Summit&style=outline-custom&outline_custom_color=%23d51224&outline_custom_hover_background=%23d51224&outline_custom_hover_text=%23ffffff&link=url%3Ahttps%253A%252F%252Fwww.cefpro.com%252Fforthcoming-events%252Fesg-europe%252F }} The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the thought leader

Would your organization like to partner with us on this event?

To discuss how we can deliver your thought-leadership at the event, help you generate leads, and provide you with unique networking and branding opportunities, please contact sales@cefpro.com or call us on +1 888 677 7007 for more information.

2023 Sponsors

Knowledge partner

Co-sponsors

Archer are Co-sponsors at CeFPro's Vendor & Third Party Risk Congress
Climate X are co-sponsoring Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events
SAP Fioneer are co-sponsoring Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Associate sponsors

Clarity AI are Associate sponsors at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events
Deloitte will be Associate Sponsors at Climate Risk USA
First State Street are associate sponsors to CeFPro Event's Climate Risk USA

Content and media partners

CeFPro Connect, Knowledge sharing platform for risk professionals

2023 Speakers

Hear from subject matter experts and industry thought leaders

Sharon Asaf, Director, Climate Risk Scenario Analysis, CitiGroup will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Sharon Asaf
Director, Climate Risk Scenario Analysis
Citigroup

Sarah Bratton Hughes, SVP, Head of ESG & Sustainable Investing, American Century Investments will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Sarah Bratton Hughes
SVP, Head of ESG & Sustainable Investing
American Century Investments

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Grace Brennan
Senior Product Specialist
Clarity AI

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Marie Clara Buellingen
Head of Sustainable Finance Americas
Societe Generale

David Carlin, Head of Climate Risk and TCFD, UNEP Finance Initiative will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

David Carlin
Head of Climate Risk and TCFD
UNEP Finance Initiative

Kevin Clarke, Executive Director, Group Compliance, Regulatory and Governance, UBS will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Kevin Clarke
Executive Director, Group Compliance, Regulatory and Governance
UBS

Jayme Colosimo, ESG Investment Director, Capital Group will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Jayme Colosimo
ESG Investment Director
Capital Group

Leah Daly, Senior Director, ESG, Santander US will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Leah Daly
Senior Director, ESG
Santander US

Tahmina Day, Global ESG Solution Lead, Archer will be speaking at the upcoming Climate Risk USA Congress by CeFPro Events

Tahmina Day
Global ESG Solution Leader
Archer

Huiqin (Grace) Duggar, SVP Head of Model Risk, China Construction Bank New York will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Huiqin (Grace) Duggar
SVP Head of Model Risk
China Construction Bank New York

Herve Duteil, Chief Sustainability Officer, BNP Paribas will be sharing his insight at Climate Risk USA

Hervé Duteil
Chief Sustainability Officer
BNP Paribas, Americas

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Matthew Eby
Founder and CEO
First Street Foundation

Alessia Falsarone, Executive in Residence, Adjunct Faculty, Circular Economy and Sustainable Business, The University of Chicago will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Alessia Falsarone
Executive in Residence, Adjunct Faculty, Circular Economy and
Sustainable Business

The University of Chicago

Andrew Ford, VP, Global Sustainable Finance, Morgan Stanley will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Andrew Ford
Vice President, Head of Sustainable Insights Lab
Morgan Stanley

Colleen Milazzo, Beth Gilroy, Deputy Head of Sustainability & Environmental Social Risk Management, MUFG Bank will be speaking at the upcoming Climate Risk USA Congress by CeFPro Events

Beth Gilroy
Deputy Head of Sustainability & Environmental Social Risk Management
MUFG Bank

Ekaterina Grigoryeva, former Environment and Social Development Specialist (Global Lead, Financial Sector), World Bank will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Ekaterina Grigoryeva
former Environment and Social Development Specialist (Global Lead, Financial Sector)
World Bank

Sarah Haley, Senior Manager, Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory, Deloitte & Touche LLP will be speaking at Climate Risk USA

Sarah Haley
Senior Manager, Deloitte Risk & Financial Advisory
Deloitte & Touche LLP

Imtiaz Hussain, Managing Director and Deputy Chief Auditor, BNY Mellon will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Imitiaz Hussain
Managing Director and Deputy Chief Auditor
BNY Mellon

Derek Jun, Managing Director, Head of Climate Risk, TIAA & Nuveen will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Derek Jun
Managing Director, Head of Climate Risk
TIAA & Nuveen

Eugene Karl Montoya Alessandri, Board Director, Climate Resilience Finance Lead, Waterfront Alliance will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Eugene Karl Montoya
Board Director, WEDG Finance Lead
Waterfront Alliance

Si-Yeon Kim, former Chief Legal, Risk and ESG Officer, American Express Business Travel will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Si-Yeon Kim
former Chief Legal, Risk and ESG Officer
American Express Global Business Travel

Ted Kronmiller, Climate Risk Sales Director, Climate X is speaking at Climate Risk USA

Ted Kronmiller
Climate Risk Sales Director
Climate X

Markus Lämmer, Chief Operational Officer, Ultra High Net Worth Business, Credit Suisse will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Markus Lammer
Chief Operational Officer, Ultra High Net Worth Business
Credit Suisse, a Member of UBS Group

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Frazer Lanier
SVP, Environmental and Social Risk Management
Citigroup

Colleen Milazzo, SVP, TPR Software Products, Shared Assessments will be speaking at the upcoming Climate Risk USA Congress by CeFPro Events

Colleen Milazzo
SVP, TPR Software Products
Shared Assessments

Maria Patschke

Maria Patschke
CEO
SAP Fioneer ESG Solutions

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Olga Puntus
ED, Environmental & Social Risk
JP Morgan Chase & Co

Christel Saab, Unit Chief, Environmental and Social Risk Management, Inter-American Development Bank will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Christel Saab
Unit Chief, Environmental and Social Risk Management
Inter-American Development Bank

Eugenie Schwob, Sustainability Risk Manager, BlackRock is speaking at Climate Risk USA

Eugenie Schwob
Sustainability Risk Manager
BlackRock

Marina Severinovsky, Head of Sustainability, North America, Schroders will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Mariana Severinovsky
Head of Sustainability, North America
Schroders

Stephen Skrobola, Banking and Capital Markets Director, SAP Fioneer is speaking at Climate Risk USA

Stephen Skrobala
Banking and Capital Markets Director
SAP Fioneer

David Szmigielski, Director, Sustainable Finance & Advisory, Wells Fargo will be speaking at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

David Szmigielski
Director, Sustainable Finance & Advisory
Wells Fargo

2023 Sponsors

Knowledge partner

Co-sponsors

Archer are Co-sponsors at CeFPro's Vendor & Third Party Risk Congress
Climate X are co-sponsoring Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events
SAP Fioneer are co-sponsoring Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events

Associate sponsor

Clarity AI are Associate sponsors at Climate Risk USA by CeFPro Events
Deloitte will be Associate Sponsors at Climate Risk USA
First State Street are associate sponsors to CeFPro Event's Climate Risk USA

Content and media partners

CeFPro Connect, Knowledge sharing platform for risk professionals

Would your organization like to partner with us on this event?

To discuss how we can deliver your thought-leadership at the event, help you generate leads, and provide you with unique networking and branding opportunities, please contact sales@cefpro.com or call us on +1 888 677 7007 for more information.

Frequently asked questions

Can I share my thought leadership at Climate Risk USA?

CeFPro are happy to discuss speaking opportunities at the Climate Risk USA Congress. For further information on this please contact production@cefpro.com if you are from a financial institutions / sales@cefpro.com if you are an information/service provider or call us on +1 888 677 7007.

Will there be opportunities to network with other attendees?

There are ample opportunities for networking and interaction throughout the Congress, such as:

  • Breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks
  • Drinks reception at the end of day-1
  • Q&A, panel discussions and audience participation technology

What is included within the registration fee?

Registration includes breakfast, refreshment breaks, lunches, the drinks reception at the end of day-1, full access to the sessions and exhibition area. Presentations from the sessions are also available via our post-event website, available on CeFPro Connect under Course Materials once the Summit has taken place.

Where can I find the Congress documentation and speaker presentations?

All registered attendees will receive an email with access to documentation and speaker presentations after the Congress*. We will work with our presenters to include as many presentations as possible on our App during the Congress.

* Please note that our speakers often have to gain permission from their relevant compliance departments to release their presentations. On rare occasions compliance may not allow presentations to be distributed.

Will breakfast, lunch and refreshment be provided?

Yes. As with all of our events, the Center for Financial Professionals will be providing brilliant coffee, breakfast, lunch, refreshments, and smaller bites during the networking breaks.

Are CPE Credits available?

Are there any rules on dress code?

Register for 2024

Register for Sustainable Finance 2024 today and join 150+ industry professionals and subject matter experts, while engaging in panel discussions, presentations, roundtables, networking, and interactive polls and Q&As.

Need assistance with your registration? Get in touch with us via email below, or call us on +1 888 677 7007.

Pre-agenda rate

Representing a financial institution/government body
$599*

E.g. Bank, Insurance company, Asset manager, Regulator

Representing an information or service provider
$1199*

E.g. Consultant, Vendor, Executive search firm, Law firm

*To qualify for the preferential rates above, registration must be received by the close of business of the specific end date for each rate. Payment can be made at the time of registering, or up to a week after an invoice has been sent. CeFPro reserves the right to increase rates should payment be delayed significantly. Should a delegate register at a rate that is inaccurate, CeFPro reserves the right to issue an additional invoice for the outstanding amount.