Marc Fox, Director, Investor Initiatives - The Carbon Disclosure Project
Bruce Kahn, Sustainability Management Program - Columbia University
Erika Karp, Managing Director, Head of Global Sector Research - UBS Investment Bank. She stated that "a greater consciousness by corporate leaders of the environmental, social, and governance factors which impact their economic outcomes will prove to benefit ALL stakeholders. Given the fundamental challenges facing society, ranging from climate change to women's economic empowerment, education and healthcare, great companies can both manage risk, and seize growth opportunities, by a systematic and transparent effort towards Sustainability."
"CSR & SHAREHOLDER VALUE: OPTIMIZING VALUATION & RETURNS"
Joe Sibilia, Chief Executive Office - CSRwire
Adam Kanzer, Managing Director & General Counsel - Domini Social Investments; VP & Chief Legal Officer - The Domini Funds
Michael Jacobson, Director, Corporate Responsibility Office - Intel Corporation
Al Iannuzzi, Sr. Director, Product Stewardship, WW Environment, Health & Safety - Johnson & Johnson
Paula Luff, VP Corporate Social Responsibility - Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES)
Kevin Anton, Chief Sustainability Officer - Alcoa, Inc. (NYSE: AA) - He stated that "Throughout Alcoa's 125-year history, sustainability has been central to our activities, embedded in our strategies, product offerings and operations. We take a long-term approach by balancing the interests of our stakeholders -- shareholders, customers, employees communities -- to offer sustainable products and ensure our continued success."
"CSR, ALIGNING STRATEGY & COMMUNICATIONS"
Michelle Greene, SVP & Head of Corporate Responsibility - NYSE Euronext (NYSE: NYX)
Dave Stangis, VP Public Affairs & Corporate Responsibility - Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB)
Beth Shiroishi, VP, Sustainability & Philanthropy - AT&T
Maggie Kohn, Director, Global Corporate Responsibility - Merck & Co., Inc.
Jacqueline Strayer, VP, Corporate Communication - Johnson Controls, Inc.
"INTEGRATED REPORTING AND UPDATES ON REPORTING SOLUTIONS, RATINGS STANDARD & GUIDELINES"
The panel shared their expertise and perspectives on the present and future of corporate responsibility and sustainability disclosure and reporting. The expansion of third party ratings, rankings, scorecards, best-of-list of companies was discussed and panelists helped the audience to better understand the various standards, frameworks, analyst models, and other approaches fit in the broadening mix of information related to corporate ESG performance.
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