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ERM’s 2018 Sustainability Means Business Webinar Series Materials

ERM is hosting a series of webinars throughout the year in the US addressing different ways sustainability challenges are impacting business. This page hosts the presentations and slides from these webinars.

ESG Up and Down the Supply Chain

Thursday, 15 November 2018

Understanding how Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors affect each part of the supply chain is key to ensuring quality, transparency and sustainability of business operations.

ERM hosted a webinar with insights and best practices of supply chain governance and engagement across a wide range of industries. Through timely case studies and a deeper dive into emerging trends, this webinar highlighted how effective supply chain maturity and risk management play a key role in minimizing operational and reputational risk for a diverse array of stakeholders including businesses, government entities, and communities.

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Disclosure Trends - A Look at Sustainability Reporting in 2018

Thursday, 20 September 2018

The fourth webinar in ERM's series focused on a study of what worked and what didn't in sustainability reporting this year.

As this year's reporting season draws to a close, we analyzed some of the high profile reports delivered in 2018 to see what was effective, what fell short and what trends are emerging for the future. This webinar covered the latest approaches to public sustainability disclosure based on a review of the sustainability reports and websites of more than 80 leading companies.

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Maximizing the Value of Assurance

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

The third webinar in ERM's series focused on how to increase the value of external reporting through assurance, focusing on what really matters: investor grade data, performance against long-term goals, and yes, a higher score for CDP and DJSI.

With stakeholder pressure for transparency in corporate non-financial reporting increasing, independent third party assurance adds extra confidence for stakeholders while enabling companies to improve their sustainability reporting systems and management.

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Valuing Corporate Impacts on the Environment and Society

3 May 2018

The second webinar in ERM's series focused on how to mitigate risk, find new business opportunities, and develop sound growth strategies based on measuring and valuing impacts on the environment and society.

Companies increasingly recognize that their future performance is directly linked to their impact and dependence on nature and society. Designed for sustainability leads within our client organizations, this webinar provided participants a clear picture of the tools and processes available to help companies meet the challenge of measuring and valuing environmental and social impacts.

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Climate-related Financial Disclosures

Tuesday, 6 March 2018

The first webinar in ERM's series focused on leveraging the TCFD framework to address climate-related risk and opportunity.

With climate change increasingly recognized as a material financial risk, investors are asking more targeted questions about companies’ climate strategies and programs, including whether or not their programs and disclosures are consistent with the Task Force for Climate-related Financial Disclosure (TCFD) framework.

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About the Sustainability Means Business series

ERM will be hosting webinars throughout the year addressing different ways sustainability challenges are impacting business.
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For more information, please contact Jordan Snyder at jordan.snyder@erm.com.

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