Issues at the Intersection of Climate & Capital

A Co-hosted Event on Thursday, 9/21 Presented by Gitterman Asset Management


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Issues at the Intersection of Climate & Capital


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Dramatic changes to the world’s climate are rapidly bringing an increasing number of issues to the financial world with regard to climate adaptation, innovation, and regulation (“AIR”).  Join Gitterman Asset Management as they host several panel discussions on a variety of climate topics, including impact investing, social justice issues, women leadership, and philanthropy. 




Opening Remarks - 1:00PM - 1:15PM

Jeff Gitterman, CEO - Gitterman Asset Management

Session 1: Impact with Climate Philanthropy

1:15PM - 2:00PM

Moderator: Jeff Gitterman, CEO - Gitterman Asset Management LLC
Justin Winters, Co-Founder & Executive Director - One Earth
Randall Kempner, Senior Advisor - Aspen Institute Energy & Environment Program
Michael Grossman - Managing Director, Impact Investments - Social Finance

Session 2: Race to Resilience: The Intersection of Racial Justice

2:15PM - 3:00PM

Moderator: Jenna Nicholas, CEO, Impact Experience
Rachel Robasciotti, Founder and CEO - Adasina Social Capital
Bill Burckart, CEO - The Investment Integration Project (TIIP)


Session 3: There is No Net Zero Without Nature: The Nexus of Policy/Regulation and Private Sector Engagement

3:15PM - 4:00PM

Moderator: Marina Severinovsky, Head of Sustainability, North America, Schroders
Paul Rennie OBE, Head of the Global Economy Group, British Embassy, Washington DC
Joseph Robertson, Executive Director, Citizens’ Climate International
Michelle Roos, Executive Director, Environmental Protection Network
Elizabeth Sturcken, Managing Director, Environmental Defense Fund
Amanda Wormald, Counsellor (Climate and Energy), Department of Climate Change, Energy, the Environment and Water, Australian Embassy, USA


Session 4: Constructing Portfolios to Address Climate Risks & Opportunities

4:15PM - 5:00PM

Moderator: Jeff Gitterman, CEO, Gitterman Asset Management
Panelists: David Zackowitz, Managing Director, Head of Real Estate, Greenbacker Capital
Jessica Skolnick, Director of Investments, Gitterman Asset Management
Nicholas Holmes, Managing Director, Portfolio Manager, Senior Research Analyst, Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co.
Thomas Smith, Product Specialist, GMO


Closing Remarks at 5:00PM

Jeff Gitterman, CEO - Gitterman Asset Management

* Please note this event is now full and accepting waitlist registrants.  Please still feel free to register below and show up to the event if you would like, and if there are open seats available on the day, the Gitterman team will do their best to try and accommodate you. *