29th of November 2023
9am ET / 2pm BST / 3pm CET
2023 Annual ESG Preparedness Report Launch
In this webinar we presented the key findings of this years’ report looking at the world’s largest companies and their boards’ approach to sustainability governance.
We provided insights into the ongoing transformation of boards, with a special focus on climate governance.
Introduction of the Annual ESG Preparedness report and notable data points
Chapter Zero's approach to sustainability and climate governance
Panel discussion - What are challenges of sustainability governance and how can we improve?
Duration: 45 minutes
Carolynn Chalmers, CEO of The Good Governance Academy, The ESG Exchange, Chapter Zero Southern Africa
Susan Hooper, Founding Director of Chapter Zero, Experienced Senior Board Member and Chair
Frederik Otto, Executive Director, The Sustainability Board
31st of August 2023
11am ET / 4pm BST / 5pm CET
Business Resilience and Adaptation in an Era of Extreme Heat Events
Extreme heat events are becoming a new normal. From disrupted supply chains and operational challenges to increased employee health risks, the impact of extreme heat on business operations is significant and far reaching.
But what does adaptation look like in the context of extreme heat? What role do business leaders and boards play in fostering resilience, and how can these adaptation strategies be implemented across various industries?
Chloe Demrovsky, President and CEO of Disaster Recovery Institute International
Dr Talia Varley, Physician Lead of Advisory Services at Cleveland Clinic Canada
3rd of August 2023
Leadership Conversations Live: Building a Sustainability Culture
In the first live session of our Leadership Conversations by TSB podcast we discuss the secrets to 'Building a Sustainability Culture'.
We explore the highlights and insights from a new report, and learn how boards, management, and the entire organisation play crucial roles in shaping this culture. We also discuss the role of purpose and incentives.
Paul Washington, Executive Director, ESG Center, The Conference Board
Srinand Yalamanchili, Director ESG & Sustainability, Baker Tilly
29th of June 2023
Nature in the Boardroom – Implications of Biodiversity Loss for Corporate Governance
Biodiversity loss and the depletion of natural capital has profound implications to our society. In today's world, where the fragility of our planet's ecosystems is increasingly evident, businesses face a pressing challenge: how can they reconcile profit-driven operations with their responsibility to protect and preserve the very environment that sustains us all?
Robert Walker, Sustainability Policy Manager, International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN)
Julie Nash, Senior Director of the Food and Forests Program, Ceres
Jenni Ramos, Lawyer Corporate/Finance and Biodiversity, Commonwealth Climate and Law Initiative (CCLI)
11th of May 2023
What is the board's role in governing the business use of AI?
We explore the critical questions that boards must address to ensure that AI is used ethically, responsibly, and for the betterment of their organisations. Join us as we examine the board's role in governing the business use of AI.
Karen Silverman, CEO, The Cantellus Group
Professor Deirdre Ahern, Director of the Technologies, Law and Society Research Group Trinity College Dublin Law School
Mitra Best, Partner & Technology Impact Leader, PWC
Webinars & Events
We cover a range of topics, from sustainability, ESG, investing, climate change, diversity to emerging technology and systemic risk. We feature leading experts and practitioners in those fields. Whether you're a board director, business leader, investor, policymaker, or academic, our events provide a valuable opportunity to learn, connect, and share insights with a diverse community of professionals.