Event Calendar

Monday, December 9, 2019

In-person training on the Fundamentals of Sustainable and Impact Investment in NYC

Start Date: 12/9/2019 2:15 PM EST
End Date: 12/9/2019 7:00 PM EST

Venue Name: The Ford Foundation

Location:
Center for Social Justice
New York City, NY  United States 

Event Website: http://bit.ly/31ZLNYy

Organization Name: US SIF Foundation

Contact:
Michael Young
Email: myoung@ussif.org
Phone: (202) 872-5304

The US SIF Foundation's Center for Sustainable Investment Education will host a training on the Fundamentals of Sustainable and Impact Investment at the Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice in New York City from 2:15 PM to 5:45 PM followed by a networking reception from 6:00 to 7:00 PM on Monday, December 9, 2019. You may register for this as part of a package for the Sustainable Investment Conference at the UN on December 10th. If you are not attending that event, you may register here.

Client demand for sustainable and impact investing continues to grow.  More than one out of every four dollars under professional management in the United States is invested utilizing sustainable investing strategies.

The course provides investors, advisors, consultants  and  analysts with a brief history of sustainable investing, insight into portfolio construction considerations including ESG incorporation and shareowner advocacy, an overview of performance studies and fiduciary standards as well as guidance on how to communicate  sustainable  and impact investing expertise. The course will be led by expert sustainable investment practitioners.

Registration fees

US SIF Members         $200
Non-US SIF Members $250
Full-Time Students      $125

Upon completion of the course, you will have a better understanding of this rapidly growing industry, earn continuing education credits and receive a certificate of completion.