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Climate Change Summit – Maintaining Momentum Towards a Net Zero Economy part 2

Recorded: 04/07/2023

Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes

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This is the on demand registration page for part two of our two part Climate Change Summit. You will find part One here.

This conference marks the halfway point between the launch of the ABI Climate Change Roadmap in 2021 and the delivery point for its first set of key climate milestones in 2025.

This summit allows us to reflect on the progress the sector is making and identify the main challenges that need to be overcome to meet our targets.

We also consider how the industry can extend the leadership it has shown on reaching Net Zero into other related challenges – such as protecting the natural environment and building greater climate resilience.

We bring together industry leaders with key policymakers, climate experts and representatives of the other economic sectors we need to work with to drive change.


Why watch?

By the end of this webinar, you will be able to...

  • Describe how key external stakeholders and climate experts see the industry’s efforts and where their expectations are likely to grow or change
  • Understand how the fast-moving policy and compliance agenda will impact their businesses
  • Benchmark your own businesses’ efforts against the progress that has been made in the last two years and where action is still needed
  • Gain an understanding of how nature and biodiversity loss might begin to impact the insurance and long term savings industry


Conference Chair:

Lucy Siegle, Journalist and Broadcaster

Keynote speakers:

Amanda Blanc, Group CEO, AVIVA - pre-recorded video message

Dr Darren Moorcroft, CEO, The Woodland Trust

Dr Alan Whitehead, MP and Shadow Energy and Green New Deal Minister, Labour Party


Roger Jackson, Partner, Insurance ESG Lead, KPMG

Tessa Ferry, Race To Zero Lead, Climate Champions Team

Anna Russell, Corporate Responsibility & Sustainability Director, Bupa Global & UK and Director of the Bupa Foundation.

Maria Nazarova-Doyle, Head of Responsible Investments and Stewardship, Scottish Widows

Andrew Waddelove, Head of Sustainability, LV=

Prof Rebecca Willis, Professor in Energy & Climate Governance at Lancaster University

Dr Patricia Rodrigues Jenner, Fellow, Chapter Zero and Non-Executive Director

Will McDonald, Sustainability Consultant

Nitika Agarwal, Head of Sustainable Finance Policy, WWF – UK

Dr Nina Seega, Research Director for Sustainable Finance at the Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

Leah Ramoutar, Head of Climate and Nature Risk, Phoenix Group

Charlotte Clark, Director of Regulation, ABI

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