ESG & Climate Risk in Quantitative Finance Conference, 15th – 19th March 2021

ESG & Climate Risk in Quantitative Finance Conference, 15th – 19th March 2021


Revisit The ESG & Climate Risk in Quantitative Finance Conference, originally presented: Monday 15th – Friday 19th March 2021. 

The ESG & Climate Risk in Quantitative Finance Conference is a 5 day event in this new area focusing on the latest developments, challenges and opportunities that lie ahead within Climate Risk and ESG.

This conference discussed the latest modelling methodologies, governance challenges with an inevitable increased drive towards ethical innovations.


Speakers & Topics:

ANTONIA LIM: Head of Quantamental Investments, Schroders - How Quants can Integrate ESG with Limited Data
REBECCA SELF: Director of Sustainable Finance, South Pole - Climate Scenario Analysis and Stress Testing
SVETLANA BOROVKOVA: Head of Quantitative Modelling, Probability & Partners and Associate Prof, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - Sustainability of Companies vs Risk and Financial Performance of their Stocks
MIQUEL NOGUER ALONSO: Co – Founder and Chief Science Officer, Artificial Intelligence Finance Institute – AIFI - Sustainable Investment - Exploring the Linkage between Alpha, ESG, and SDG's
PETER HAFEZ: Chief Data Scientist, RavenPack - Socially Responsible Investing: Combining ESG Ratings with News Sentiment Generates Alpha
STEFANO GIGLIO: Professor of Finance at Yale School of Management - Climate Finance
ANYA RUMYANTSEVA: Senior Data Scientist, Hitachi Vantara - The Role of Machine Learning in Tackling Climate Emergency
NAVIN RAUNIAR: Partner & Director PRMIA - ESG principles and why Climate Risk?
PETER TANKOV: ENSAE, Institut Polytechnique de Paris and Institut Louis Bachelier - Portfolio Alignment to a 2°C Degree Trajectory: Science or Art?
BRUNO KAMDEM: Professorial Lecturer, School of Engineering & Applied Science | The George Washington University - Trading Carbons Permits
JAN DE SPIEGELEER: Visiting Professor, KU Leuven - Sustainable Finance: Climate Change Risk
ADRIANO KOSHIYAMA: Research Fellow at UCL and Co-Founder of Holistic AI - Introduction to AI
ALEXANDER DENEV: Head of AI, Financial Services Advisory, Deloitte - Ethical AI: A Practical Approach
EMRE KAZIM: Research Fellow at UCL and Co-Founder of Holistic AI - AI Ethics and Governance
CHRIS KENYON: Director: Head of XVA Quant Modelling, MUFG Securities EMEA plc - Climate Change Valuation Adjustment (CCVA) Using Parameterized Climate Change Impacts
TEEMU PENNANEN: Professor of Financial Mathematics, Probability and Statistics, King’s College London - Economic Valuation of Defined Benefit Pension Liabilities
NICO KRÖNER: Associate Director, Climate Risks and Opportunities, South Pole - PANEL: Climate Change & Climate Risk
BLANKA HORVATH: Honorary Lecturer, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London - ESG & Climate Risk Networking & Informal Discussion 
SIMONE KRAMER: Manager, ESG Product Management and Development, S&P GlobalESG & Climate Risk Networking & Informal Discussion