Upcoming events & webinars

Spring

CDP spring workshops

CDP Spring Workshops are designed to bring together those responsible for completing CDP questionnaires to aid in providing a meaningful response, by sharing best practice and providing networking opportunities.

Local events
Spring

CDP guidance webinars

Guidance webinars for those disclosing through CDP provide a great opportunity to gain further insight into the process.

Online
April 21

Free Breakfast Seminar - Evolution of data management in sustainability reporting
With the number of standards and frameworks ever growing, the process of reporting can take up significant time and resource putting increasing pressure on sustainability practitioners. Join credit360, CDP, Bureau Veritas and DS Smith for a free breakfast seminar where we will be discussing how data management systems can help streamline this process.

Topics which will be covered include:

  • CDP - Integration of CDP into wider reporting
  • credit360 - Managing and responding to frameworks using the credit360 system
  • DS Smith - The DS Smith journey in data and reporting
  • Bureau Veritas - Independent assurance: a look at how to bring efficiencies to the process

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London, UK
April 22

Creating an Action Agenda for Private-Sector Leadership on Climate Change
The Business in a Climate-Constrained World initiative will hold this event to discuss how the private sector is advancing climate solutions in the lead-up to the COP21 climate talks this December in Paris. The event will explore how companies can reduce emissions and build adaptive capacity at the scale needed to stay within a 2°C temperature rise, opportunities for collaboration, and how business can engage in the COP21 process in the lead-up to Paris.

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Washington D.C., USA
April 22 - 23

World Green Economy Summit
The World Green Economy Summit (WGES) aims to be the premier international platform for strategic partnerships and innovative solutions for a green economy. As a stop on the ‘Road to Paris 2015’, the outcomes of WGES 2015 will be integral to the global Road to Paris campaign, which strives to develop the strongest multi-stakeholder platform supporting a universal climate agreement at COP 21 in Paris 2015.

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Dubai, UAE
April 27

Managing information for climate change reporting
Investors are increasingly demanding that the companies they invest in demonstrate effective management of climate change challenges. As part of CDP’s ongoing series of thought leadership webinars, we are excited to announce that on 27th April we will be joined by all three of our accredited gold software partners, credit360, Ecometrica and thinkstep, to discuss best practice in climate change reporting and how to successfully manage climate change challenges.

  • Hear from CDP about our climate change reporting roadmap, and how companies can progress on their sustainability leadership journey.
  • Panel discussion featuring CDP and CDP’s gold software partners on including how professional software can help companies improve data quality, ease the burden of climate change challenges and create business benefits by enabling sustainability performance.
  • A chance to ask your questions to our expert panel.

For more information, take a look at CDP’s recent whitepaper: "Managing Information for Climate Change Reporting"

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Online
May 6

Free Breakfast Seminar - CDP 2015: How to approach the questionnaires and get the most from your disclosures?
Carbon Clear and credit360 are holding a free seminar to discuss how to approach your 2015 CDP disclosures as well as getting the most from your sustainability data management beyond CDP. Come along to this breakfast briefing to get a better understanding of CDP questionnaires, an insight into reporting requirements, and learn how the changes will impact on your business.

Topics to be discussed:

  • CDP - how the disclosures work together
  • Changes to the 2015 questionnaires
  • Making the most of your data - CDP reporting and beyond

Find out more and register.

London, UK
May 20 - 21 2015

Business and Climate Summit Paris
200 days before UN Climate Change Conference in Paris, the May 20 – 21 Business & Climate Summit provides a unique forum for business and government leaders to demonstrate bold action, adopt forward-looking strategies and call for ambitious policies that will allow us to scale up solutions

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Paris, France
January 2015 - June 2015

TBLI conference series
This one-day conference brings together forward-thinking professionals looking to improve their resilience to water-related risk, increase water efficiency, engage their stakeholders and improve water stewardship. Morgan Gillespy, CDP Water Account Manager, will be speaking alonside others from the OECD, Norges Bank Investment Management, Rio Tinto, EDF, Ford Motor Company, Thermofisher Scientific, SABMiller, Marks & Spencer, Willmott Dixon Holdings, Sainsbury’s, Branston, Wyke Farms and Business Stream.

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USA & Europe
September 15 2015

Responsible Procurement and Supplier Engagement conference
Since 2012, Responsible Procurement and Supplier Engagement has established itself as the UK’s premier event focused on the developments and key issues facing those involved in formulating and implementing the responsible/sustainable procurement policies of their organisation.

CDP's Dexter Galvin, Head of supply chain, will be speaking at the conference. CDP is also supporting the conference and able to offer you a 15% discount to attend quoting the code CDP15 to get the discount.

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Birmingham, UK
December 6 2015

World Climate Summit
Now in its 6th year, join the World Climate Summit 2015, an annual climate forum convening business, finance and governments alongside the United Nations conference on climate change, COP21. At the World Climate Summit climate solutions from business, financiers and governments will be launched.

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Paris, France
December 7-8

Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF15)
Convening over 750 cross-sector participants from business, Governments, investors, the UN, NGOs and civil society during COP21, SIF15 will be an opportunity to bolster business innovation in the climate change arena. The Forum will build on year-round work from Climate Action and UNEP to accelerate international sustainable development and bring scale to low carbon innovation.

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Paris, France
 
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