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The contribution of comms to ESG

Location: Online
Organiser: PRmoment Events
Price: Free

Why attend?: ESG is perhaps the most important development for public relations in the last 25 years. The role of communications is critical to an organisation's ESG strategy. This webinar will give a range of insights and perspectives on the contribution of the communications team to an  organisations ESG strategy.

How it works:
Please register via Eventbrite using the button below, you'll be sent the log in details for the virtual event 48 hours before it starts. We’ll be hosting this webinar on On24.

Please note all attendees will be sent a recording of the presentations after the event.


4.00 pm

Chairperson’s intro
Ben Smith, founder, PRmoment

4.05 pm

Measurement Frameworks for an Effective ESG Strategy
Jessica Smith, Meltwater

4.15 pm

What is the role of comms in an organisation's approach to ESG
Charlotte West, executive director, global corporate communications, Lenovo

  • How to ensure your organisation doesn’t greenwash

  • What is the contribution of communications to an organisation's approach to sustainability

  • The role of Purpose in corporate PR

4.40 pm

How to start your ESG and sustainability journey
Anisha Vikram Shah, consulting director, Blurred

  • How to work out the risks you pose as a company to society
  • Understanding what regulations are relevant to your organisation
  • The world is changing: How to anticipate your future risk profile
  • Governance: How should you monitor your ongoing risks?

5.05 pm

How to make your organisation better at ESG
Ivano Iannelli, senior consultant, sustainability, Emirates global aluminium and board director, ESG Foundation

  • How to understand the complexities of ESG but not become overwhelmed by it

  • Why, for all companies, ESG is a never-ending journey, it’s never a stamp of achievement

  • Investors invest in ESG progress, so you should never try and hide bad news, it’s always about your plan for future improvement

5.30 pm

An ESG standards update: What’s right for your organisation?
Steve Earl, partner, BOLDT

  • How do you decide which ESG standards to use?

  • What are the different ESG standards?

  • What is the Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR) and what do you need to do about it?

5.50 pmClose of event

This event is worth 20 points
towards the PRCA CPD

Thanks to Meltwater for partnering with us for this event