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7th Sustainable Investor Summit

20-21 FEBRUARY VIENNA | 29 FEBRUARY ZURICH | 7 - 8 MAY FRANKFURT

WE CAN DO BETTER !

FINANCE IS A FORCE FOR GOOD.

7th SUSTAINABLE INVESTOR SUMMIT D-A-CH 2024

PUTTING CAPITAL AT WORK TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

SIS 7 Co-Host

SIS 7 Co-Host

The ICF Sustainable Investor Summit (ICF SIS) is a strong voice in the DACH region driving sustainable, responsible and impact investing across all asset classes.

SIS 7 Advisory Board

SIS 7 Advisory Board

Confirmed Speakers

Confirmed Speakers

“The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.“
Robert Swan, polar explorer

SIS Frankfurt

SIS Frankfurt

Steigenberger Frankfurter

07 – 08 May 2024

Tage
Stunden
Minuten

SIS Vienna

SIS Vienna

Marriott Hotel

20 – 21 February 2024

Tage
Stunden
Minuten

SIS Zurich

SIS Zurich

SIX ConventionPoint

29 February 2024

Tage
Stunden
Minuten

Our Partners

Our Partners

Knowledge Partners

Knowledge Partners

Data partners

Data partners

Preqin

WM Datenservice

Media partners

Media partners

Absolut Research GmbH is a specialist publisher and research house in Hamburg and has been publishing Absolut|impact, which focuses on all topics of sustainability in institutional investment, since 2016 in addition to the successful Absolut|report magazine. The trade publication is published 4 times a year (print and ePaper) and can be obtained via an annual subscription. Absolut|impact: Responsibility is the keyword. ESG, i.e., Environment, Social, Governance, stands for a changed perspective in the corporate and financial world. Financial investments can make a difference, change, initiate. Institutional asset management and long-termism are intertwined. A change of perspective and a different view of risk and return are part of the toolbox.

alternative investor information (altii) is the digital marketing and online portal for all asset management strategies and news in the German-speaking region (D/A/CH/Lux), hosting onsite and live-streaming events. altii targets institutional and professional investors and offers a comprehensive service for the distribution of articles and media content (video on demand) with analyses to increase sales and marketing efficiency. Website: www.altii.de
Mail: info@altii.de, @altii_news, Phone: +49 69 3487 3170

LinkedIn altii: https://www.linkedin.com/company/altii-gmbh/
LinkedIn Christian Salow: https://www.linkedin.com/in/christiansalow/

BAI e. V., the central interest association of the alternative investments industry in Germany, sees itself as a catalyst between investors and providers of AI products and is committed to enabling institutional investors to diversify their capital investments more easily and better. BAI aims to achieve legal reforms in the interest of its members and their investors and to create attractive and competitive framework conditions. BAI has around 270 members. www.bvai.de/en

As a professional-oriented medium, Börsen-Zeitung has been reporting on financial markets, company and sector developments for more than 70 years. Our focus lies on analytical depth and context to help decision- makers in business, politics and the financial sector to successfully navigate the complex changes in various markets. In addition to a daily newspaper, the offering includes a website with news and financial data, newsletters, podcasts and some specialised low-key as well as high-calibre events.

ESG.Guide is a digital platform supporting sustainability-focused practitioners by providing a convenient overview of developing universe of peers as well as enabling seamless match-finding for potential collaborations, business and cooperation opportunities.

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GRESB is a mission-driven and industry-led organization that provides actionable and transparent environmental, social and governance (ESG) data to financial markets. We collect, validate, score, and independently benchmark ESG data to provide business intelligence, engagement tools, and regulatory reporting solutions for investors, asset managers, and the wider industry.


GRESB provides a rigorous methodology and consistent framework to measure the ESG performance of individual assets and portfolios based on self-reported data. Performance assessments are guided by what investors and the wider industries consider to be material issues, and they are aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals, the Paris Climate Agreement and major international reporting frameworks.


Created in 2009, GRESB is the global ESG benchmark for financial markets, composed of an independent foundation and a benefit corporation. Working together as one, the GRESB Foundation focuses on the development, approval and management of the GRESB Standards while GRESB BV performs ESG assessments and provides related services to GRESB Members.

Impact Europe is the investing for impact network, a unique network at the intersection of finance and purpose, driven by knowledge and focused on impact. We aim to increase prosperity and social progress for all, fix inequalities and injustices and preserve the planet. We rally people, capital, knowledge and data to catalyse, innovate and scale impact. Impact Europe brings together 350 capital providers (impact funds, foundations, corporate social investors, banks, public funders) and social innovators of all sorts – from household names to emerging new players.

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The IP Investors platform is a news and matching platform in the alternatives sector. It offers institutional investors the opportunity to inform themselves 24/7 about the main areas of Real Assets, ESG & Impact, Liquid Alternatives and Trends and to match directly with the providers via the closed investor area. The platform is aimed at all institutional investors such as pension schemes, pension funds, foundations, family offices & UHNWIs, banks, savings banks, co-operative banks, funds of funds and corporates. 

You can use the platform to find out the latest news on a daily basis and contact providers directly. If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact us. by email: info@investorenplattform.de

portfolio institutionell has been the leading title in institutional capital investment in Germany for 20 years. With independent, competent, and critical content on asset allocation, investment strategies and best practice, the monthly magazine is considered the most important source of information for institutional investors. With a circulation of 8,000 copies, the specialist magazine reaches those responsible for the personal investments of professional pension funds, pension and supplementary pension funds, pension funds/CTAs, insurance companies, foundations, and church institutions as well as treasurers of corporates and banks.

The high target group focus is also reflected in the portfolio institutionell Awards: Since 2006, these have honored outstanding processes and exemplary investment strategies in 15 categories and have developed into the seal of quality for institutional investment in Germany. The award ceremony is

preceded by portfolio institutionell’s annual conference. portfolio institutionell is therefore a well- respected cross-media source of information that covers the entire spectrum of institutional capital

investments in Germany.

Savvy Investor is the world’s leading content platform for investment industry professionals – curating, distributing, and promoting investment white papers, articles, blogs, and conferences from across the web. Visit www.savvyinvestor.net today to browse the library of over 10,000 papers. Membership is completely free, and selecting your professional interests at sign-up ensures a completely personalised experience.

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See what our clients have to say

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The Concept

The Concept

Experience even more networking time and content

Networking Time

The Sustainable Investor Summit offers a unique opportunity to network with leaders in the sustainable, responsible and impact community and to exchange views on new approaches, trends and regulatory developments in this field. To this end, we have integrated the longer networking blocks.

Key Notes

The practice-oriented 20-minute expert presentations provide deeper insights and go far beyond the mere transfer of knowledge. Experts share their experience, present innovative solutions and address current and relevant issues.

Panel Discussions

Top international speakers and experts will provide insights into current topics in sustainable investment. In the 40-minute moderated panel discussions, we will discuss sustainable and especially impact investing as investment strategies that achieve a measurable, positive social or environmental impact in addition to a financial return.

Fireside Chats

In these moderated fireside chats, forward-looking investors, asset managers, banks and companies take a look at future business potential. Space for innovative ideas, sustainable and impact-oriented strategies and personal insights.

themes of 2023

themes of 2023

THE BOARD PERSPECTIVE

THE BOARD PERSPECTIVE - ESG AND SUSTAINABILITY AS A STRATEGIC AGENDA

SUSTAINABLE BLUE ECONOMY

INVESTMENT IN SUSTAINABLE BLUE ECONOMY - OCEAN PROTECTION WITH GROWTH AND RETURN OPPORTUNITIES

NET-ZERO IN INFRA- STRUCTURE

NET-ZERO IN INFRASTRUCTURE - ESG CHALLENGES FOR THE INFRASTRUCTURE SECTOR

REAL ESTATE SECTOR

SOCIAL IMPACT IN THE REAL ESTATE SECTOR

RETHINKING ASSET MANAGEMENT

RETHINKING ASSET MANAGEMENT - HOW TO PLAY A LEADING ROLE IN SHAPING A SUSTAINABLE FUTURE?

GENDER AND DIVERSITY

GENDER AND DIVERSITY - HOW GENDER AND DIVERSITY CAN BE IMPLEMENTED IN BUSINESS AND FINANCE

NEXT GENERATION VIEW

NEXT GENERATION VIEW - IMPACT INVESTING AND NEXT GENS

SUSTAINABLE FINANCE REGULATIONS

THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE SUSTAINABLE FINANCE REGULATIONS ON THE HOME STRAIGHT

ESG DATA

ESG DATA AND IMPACT MEASUREMENT

TIMBERLAND

SUSTAINABILITY, REGENERATION AND RETURN - THE LATEST OPPORTUNITIES FOR TIMBERLAND

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE AND FOOD TECH

SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE AND FOOD TECH - TRANSFORMATION ACROSS ALL ASSET CLASSES

DEEP-TECH

DEEP-TECH-FOR-GOOD - FINANCING TECHNICAL INNOVATIONS THROUGH VENTURE CAPITAL

ESG IN PRIVATE EQUITY

ESG IN PRIVATE EQUITY - REFOCUSING ON SUSTAINABLE VALUE CREATION

EMERGING MARKETS

IMPACT INVESTING IN EMERGING MARKETS

EQUITIES AND BONDS

IMPACT INVESTING IN EQUITIES AND BONDS - FROM ESG EXCLUSION CRITERIA TO VALUE-BASED INVESTING

INTEGRATED MOBILITY

INTEGRATED MOBILITY – THE CHALLENGES IN URBAN MOBILITY

CIRCULAR ECONOMY

CIRCULAR ECONOMY

Goals of the Summit

Goals of the Summit

Improve deal flow and
present investment
opportunities at scale,
connect DACH
investors with world’s
leading sustainable
and impact managers

Strengthen
competence and
exchange know-how
within the financial
services industry

Develop better
methods and data to
evaluate non-financial
outcomes, share the
latest research and
principles from leading
associations and
academia

Support sustainability
and impact innovation
practices, bring bestin-class practices to
and from the DACH
market

Keep up the
momentum, create a
community of
managers and
investors whose
values and return
requirements align,
build cohesion

About the Event

About the Event

The ICF Sustainable Investor Summit (ICF SIS) is a strong voice in the DACH region advancing sustainable, responsible and impact investing across all asset classes.

Our mission is to rapidly shift investment practices towards sustainability, focusing on long term investment and the generation of positive social and environmental impacts.

The aim of ICF SIS is also to provide a communication platform for corporate leaders and stakeholders Many corporate leaders understand that businesses have a key role to play in tackling urgent challenges, and so are reducing their climate change footprint.

2024 will mark our seventh annual conference. We are excited to return to Frankfurt, Vienna and Zurich, covering the entire DACH region.

Sustainability at SIS 7

Sustainability at SIS 7

  • Calculation of CO2 emissions related to the events
  • Offsetting the carbon footprint produced from the event with a carbon neutrality target for the events in 2024
  • Reporting and creation of a certificate including a unique ID number
  • Our concept contributes to ecologically conscious action throughout all (planning) phases of an event. Our sustainability concept is based on permanent optimisation and improvement in all areas, selected cooperations and resource-saving actions
  • We welcome further sustainability suggestions. Please contact m.weiss@ic-icf.com
We are supported by

ClimatePartner supports companies in climate action: With our solution combining software and consulting, we support our clients in making a contribution to climate action and anchoring it in their strategy. Companies calculate carbon footprints for them or their products, set reduction targets, implement reductions, finance climate projects and are supported by ClimatePartner through to the communication of their climate action commitment. These five steps can be transparently tracked with the label ClimatePartner certified and the corresponding climate-ID page. Where these requirements cannot yet be met, we provide the opportunity to contribute to financing climate projects. This commitment can be demonstrated via the Financial climate contribution label as well as ClimatePartner’s established ID tracking.

ClimatePartner was founded in Munich in 2006. Our more than 500 employees in Barcelona, Berlin, Boston, Essen, Frankfurt, London, Milan, Munich (HQ), Paris, Stockholm, The Hague, Vienna, and Zurich support more than 6,000 companies from over 60 countries.

Overview

Overview

Hear from industry leaders on how to implement ESG strategies in alternative investments. All content is recorded and will be made available upon request. Get access to the content of all presentations. Watch keynotes, presentations, panel discussions and more. Take advantage of Q&A opportunities at the end of sessions and networking breaks to network and exchange ideas.
Hear leading experts address the latest industry developments, share advice and insights and ask them your questions. You will be able collect actionable tips, learn from peers’ best practice and lessons learned and take back to the office innovative methodologies which you can apply to your own reality to ensure ROI for your sustainable investment projects.
CFA Institute allows its members the ability to self-determine and self-report professional learning (PL) credits earned from external sources. CFA Institute members are encouraged to self-document such credits in their online PL tracker.
You can review the PL program for more information. Link: Professional Learning Program (cfainstitute.org)
Meet with vendors and exhibitors with significant global expertise and pick up strategies and technologies which can accelerate ROI from your divestment practices. Whether you are looking for a cutting-edge solution or a new methodology to apply to your processes, you will find all the support you need at ICF Sustainable Investor Summit.
Save time and money and connect with an international audience. Discover different perspectives, opinions and approaches and expand your opportunities to connect.
A unique opportunity to connect with key influencers in the sustainable investment community, all under one roof! Are you looking to finance your new sustainable project? Do you want to find out how your peers are making investment decisions? How quickly can you expect ROI from your investments? The ICF Sustainable Investor Summit is the place to get answer to all of your questions!
Talk to sponsors to find solutions for your business needs. Request more information to discuss products or services in more detail. Please contact Mario Weiss for contact details: m.weiss@ic-icf.com

Innovations

Innovations

The practice-oriented workshops in a smaller setting provide deeper insights and go far beyond the mere transfer of knowledge. Experts share their experience, present innovative solutions and discuss problems.