Event Details

The Center for Economic Sustainability & Entrepreneurial Finance (CESEF) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University is organizing a PASS seminar "ESG Reporting: Challenges in Collecting Non-financial Data" on September 24 (Tue), 2019. This event is collaborated with Hong Kong Investor Relations Association (HKIRA) and will be held at KPMG in Causeway Bay. The seminar aims to bring together accounting professionals working in different sectors who are interested in green finance and ESG reporting and ESG investments. This event is funded by the Professional Services Advancement Support Scheme of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Agenda

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
Welcoming Remarks: Eva Chan (HKIRA)
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Topic 1: ESG reporting
Speaker: Patrick Chu/Derek Yuen, Partner, Business Reporting and Sustainability, KPMG China
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM
Topic 2: Challenges in collecting non-financial data
Speaker: Robert Milners, Senior Manager, PricewaterhouseCoopers
3:45 PM - 4 PM
Coffee Break
4 PM - 4:30 PM
Topic 3: Analyzing ESG data: An investment perspective
Speaker: Odile Lange-Broussy, Portfolio Manager for Asia High Conviction fund and co-portfolio manager for Emerging High Conviction, Lombard Odier
4:30 PM - 5 PM
Case study: Sa Sa International Holdings Limited
Speaker: Guy Look, Chief Financial Officer & Executive Director, Sa Sa International Holdings Limited
5 PM - 5:15 PM
Concluding Remark: Louis Cheng (PolyU)
5:15 PM - 5:30 PM
Networking Reception