Engage in dialogue, foster collaboration, and take action November 30 to December 2, 2021
A crowd-sourced program with 3 days of impact finance events.
The week will comprise a crowd-sourced program of events planned by the Building Bridges Community in a range of formats that stimulate deeper levels of dialogue and collaboration including : panel discussions; roundtables; workshops, training sessions, pitches and networking events. It is open to anyone interested in finance and sustainability.
77 events are planned during the week.
Week Program 2021
- TuesdayNovember 30
- WednesdayDecember 01
- ThursdayDecember 02
Finance for Impact
Digital strategies for connecting Impact Ecosystems & Innovative Financial Services
Mobilizing Private Finance for Underserved Sectors
Impact through thematic funds: How can we drive change through engagement and advocacy?
Funding transformative changes: What if we had it all wrong?
Breakfast Pitches with Accelerate2030 Entrepreneurs
Gender Lens Initiative for Switzerland (GLIS)
Trendsetters: Advanced Practices of Transformational Investors
Cocoa Value Chain
Data workshop: Measuring the social dimension of sustainable finance
Transition financing: the role of private sector financing in climate change mitigation
How to create and measure impact in liquid portfolios?
How to embark on an impact investing journey – a workshop with practitioners
Leveraging the financial sector to achieve Decent Work for all
Mainstreaming sustainability-themed investment products
The biodiversity challenge – Crisis management or investment opportunity?
Unlocking the SME financing paradox: A $200Bn opportunity to accelerate sustainability with low default rates and good returns
Scaling-up the solutions for the Ecological Transition to Net ZeroForum Genève - Brusio
When reality and ambition collide – how to convert SDGs and Paris-agreement targets into concrete rules and guidelines in the pre-investment and post-due diligence
Transition finance – insights from a scoping study on Switzerland
Finance in action: transforming the food systems
BigFintech and Sustainability: The Necessary Convergence
Impact: beyond reporting
The financial sector’s leveraging power towards a just transition
Beyond Green – Integrating Human Rights in the Sustainable Finance Agenda
The Role of Finance to End Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking
Geneva Summit on Sustainable Finance
Avoiding a lost generation: How can investors play a role in creating opportunities for youth?
Data and Benchmarks on Private Asset Impact Funds
Financial Innovation for Humanitarian Causes
Feeding the Future
Sustainable Finance Technology: Workshop on Novel ESG Data Solutions
« Art and sustainability: how would it help ? »
Sharing in our vision and values to shape the global sustainable finance agenda.