Investing in the Age of Climate Change
April 28 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
An increasing number of investors and businesses are looking for greener investments to avoid risks tied to climate change, and the upcoming Investing in the Age of Climate Change symposium at the University of Oregon will tackle many of the issues raised by the growing shift.
The symposium will feature a range of speakers from academic, business and institutional investment perspectives. Four Twenty Seven’s CEO and founder Emilie Mazzacurati will be one of the symposium speakers, and will join participants to explore the issue from a variety of important vantage points.
Registration is open until April 19 for the free, public event on April 28. Lunch is free to the first 100 registrants.
Part of the symposium will be the Impact Investing Pitch Competition, organizers have created the competition, which invites students to submit new and innovative ideas for investing endowment funds in ways that benefit society and the environment. Several of the proposals will be presented during the day’s events.