The world has big expectations for COP26 in November, and we geared up for this pivotal dialogue in partnership with the OECD. 'Future-Proofing Technological Innovations for a Resilient Net-Zero Economy' explored the new technologies and systems needed to achieve net-zero targets and the role of insurers in de-risking and financing the transition.
For this special, high-level conference we were honoured to welcome the following speakers:
◾ Special adresses
Patricia Espinosa (UNFCCC), Charles Brindamour (Intact), Jeffrey Schlagenhauf (OECD), Tsuyoshi Nagano (Tokio Marine), Yoshihiro Kawai (OECD)
◾ Panel session 1
John T. Colas (Oliver Wyman), Anthony Hobley (Mission Possible Partnership), Leonardo Martinez-Diaz (U.S. Government), Carlota Perez (UCL), John Scott (Zurich Insurance)
◾ Panel session 2
Peter Bakker (WBCSD), Denise Bower OBE (Mott MacDonald), Mark Versey (Aviva Investors), Joachim Wenning (Munich Re), Maryam Golnaraghi