AGENDA 2022

Latest agenda for the annual conference “Impact Investing World Forum 2022” on April 28-29, 2022 in London, UK

28th April
09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: Maximize your impact
Melek De-WintMelek De-Wint - Research & Evaluation Director , The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Foundation

Anthony Donatelli, Head of UBS Philanthropy Services UK, Global Lead, Business Development, Philanthropy Services, UBS

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: Multi Asset Class Portfolios to accelerate and expand impact capital
Shaun ConwayShaun Conway - Founder & President , IXO

Sabrina Borlini - Global Director - Syndicated Loans and Mobilization · ‎IFC - International Finance

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: An outlook on the EU’s impact financing activities in developing countries in 2021-2027.
Kay ParpliesKay Parplies - Head of Unit/ Senior Economist , European Commission

Kay Parplies, Head of Unit, European Commission

10:20 AM
NETWORKING BREAK (TEAS & SNACKS)
Raphael BettiRaphael Betti - Head of Equity Risk Management , European Investment Fund (EIF)

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: Sustainable Impact investing: What’s stopping you?

JP DALLMANN, Founder and CEO, ILA & Partners

11:10 AM
KEYNOTE VI: Sustainability, Impact Investing and Climate Change
Farrukh H Khan, Farrukh H Khan, - Chief Business Development Officer and member of management committee , ACUMEN

Sarah Hughes, Global Head of Sustainability Solutions, Schroders

11:30 AM
PANEL DISCUSSION: LATEST MARKET TRENDS IN IMPACT INVESTING SECTOR 2021-2022

  • Panelists:
  • - Kay Parplies, Head of Unit, European Commission
  • - Sarah Hughes, Global Head of Sustainability Solutions, Schroders
  • - Anthony Donatelli, Head of Philanthropy Services UK UBS Wealth Management
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12:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK - LUNCH BREAK

01:00 PM
ESG-Labelled Debt Market Drivers, Growth and Observations
Karen E. WilsonKaren E. Wilson - Private Sector Finance , Development Co-Operation Directorate, OECD

  • Emma Cohen, ESG and Impact Research, Vice President, Goldman Sachs
  • Tongai Derek Kunorubwe, Analyst at Goldman Sachs Asset Management International

01:15 PM
Overcoming Bias in Support for Small Businesses

Susan N. Dorsey, Senior Vice President - Finance, Administration & Impact Investing

01:30 PM
Investing in Housing as part of Criminal Justice Reform

Allison Clark, Associate Director, Impact Investing, MacArthur Foundation

01:45 PM
Private Equity and Private Credit in emerging markets

Paulus Ingram, Co-Managing Partner, Sarona Asset Management

02:00 PM
NETWORKING BREAK - (TEAS & SNACKS)
Rodney SchwartzRodney Schwartz - CEO , ClearlySo

02:15 PM
Impact Management Platform

Karen Wilson, Senior Advisor, Well-Being, Inclusion, Sustainability and Equal Opportunity (WISE) Centre, OECD

02:30 PM
Economic recovery in emerging markets. The importance of microfinance and fintech.
Darshita GilliesDarshita Gillies - CEO , MAANCH

Justina Alders-Sheya, Impact Investor, Triodos Investment Management

02:45 PM
THE ANATOMY OF A DEAL DURING COVID-19 AND BEYOND

Joan Trant, Managing Partner, TRILINC GLOBAL

03:00 PM
“SOLUTIONS NOT EXCLUSIONS”

Nigel Kershaw OBE, Chair, BIG ISSUE

29th April
09:00 AM
KEYNOTE I: Climate Change: Investing for the Future.

Michael Azlen, CAIA Founder and CEO Carbon Cap Management LLP

09:20 AM
KEYNOTE II: The GSG - Our Global Community for Impact Investing
Michele GiddensMichele Giddens - Co-Founder and Partner , BRIDGES FUND MANAGEMENT

Cliff Prior, CEO, GSG

09:40 AM
KEYNOTE III: Future of Sustainable Finance after COP26 – its all about the Data
Mauricio RODRIGUESMauricio RODRIGUES - Co-Head, Impact Investing , BARCLAYS WEALTH

Sherry Madera, CFA, Chair of Future of Sustainable Data Alliance

10:00 AM
KEYNOTE IV: Asia – Smart Impact Investments with Double Returns

Priscilla Lu, Managing Director | Sustainable Investments, Alternatives, DWS (Deutsche Investment Management Americas, Inc)

10:20 AM
NETWORKING BREAK - (TEAS & SNACKS)
Severin LuebkeSeverin Luebke - Lead for the Impact Programme , DFID (Department for International Development)

10:50 AM
KEYNOTE V: A micro-infrastructure approach to impact investing
Tom BrittonTom Britton - Co-Founder , SYNDICATEROOM

Stewart Craine, Managing Director, Village Infrastructure
11:30 PM
PANEL DISCUSSION: EXPLORING NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN IMPACT INVESTING MARKET GLOBALLY
Nigel Kershaw OBENigel Kershaw OBE - Chair , The Big Issue Group

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  • Panelists:
  • - Michael Azlen, CAIA Founder and CEO Carbon Cap Management LLP
  • - Cliff Prior, CEO, GSG
  • - Sherry Madera, CFA, Chair of Future of Sustainable Data Alliance
  • - Priscilla Lu, Managing Director | Sustainable Investments, Alternatives, DWS (Deutsche Investment Management Americas, Inc)

12:30 PM
NETWORKING BREAK - (LUNCH)

01:00 PM
Impact VC - The Next Chapter
Alexander BrunnerAlexander Brunner - Head of Impact Investments , LGT Bank (Zurich)

Beau Seil, Partner, Patamar Capital

01:15 PM
individual investors, and their local impact on the socio-economic fabric of the society

Ben Granjé, CEO, Vlaamse Federatie van Beleggers
01:30 PM
Digital Commerce and Fintech – Growth & Impact in the Emerging Markets

Christian Regnicoli, Head of Institutional Clients, responsAbility Investments AG

01:45 PM
Securing the goals of the Paris Agreement: the role of investors…and accounting!

Barbara Davidson, Senior Analyst, Carbon Tracker

02:00 PM
NETWORKING BREAK - (TEAS & SNACKS)

02:15 PM
LEADERSHIP IN GLOBAL MICROFINANCE
Klaus-Michael ChristensenKlaus-Michael Christensen - President , Swiss Impact Investment Association (SIIA)

Dirk Brouwer, CEO, ASA International

02:30 PM
Creating impact: Investing in gender equality

Diana van Maasdijk, Co-Founder & CEO

03:00 PM
CORPORATE TRENDS IN ESG

Vikram Gandhi, Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School

03:15 PM
IMPACT INVESTING IN LATIN AMERICA

Raúl Pomares, Founder of Sonen Capital LLC