SEPTEMBER 6, 2018
LEFTBANK ANNEX, 101 North Weidler Street
concern grows about our changing climate, how can public trust funds and
private citizens advance positive investment and environmental results?
join Treasurer Tobias Read for the 2018 Sustainable Investing Summit in
Portland. The event will bring together state and national finance leaders
to highlight how Oregon Treasury is helping lead as a responsible
shareholder, by engaging for climate action and diversity, managing for ESG
risks, and investing strategically for a cleaner future.
keynote conversation will consider business advantages of sustainable investing
with John Streur, President and
Chief Executive Officer of Calvert Research and Management, and Rukaiyah Adams, Chair of the Oregon
Investment Council and Chief Investment Officer at Meyer Memorial Trust.
lunch keynote features Gina McCarthy,
former administrator at the U.S. Environmental Protection Administration and
now Operating Advisor at Pegasus Capital Advisors.
speakers and panelists come from an array of leading firms and organizations including
Blackrock, Nike, Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB), KKR & Co., Dimensional
Fund Advisors, State Street Global Advisors, Service Employees International
Union, Goldman Sachs, Pacific Pension & Investment Institute, VertueLab,
Sustainable Northwest, Council of Institutional Investors, Equilibrium Capital,
and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners.
The Summit also will
highlight ways the public and other investors can make a positive
difference. The event will include a networking welcome reception on Sept.
5 and a conference on Sept. 6.
Get in the conversation on Twitter with the summit hashtag #ORinvest.
There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is
Please sign up for tickets at this Eventbrite link.
You can learn more about how Oregon Treasury takes action as a responsible investor in the Treasurer's annual Stewardship report.