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AGENDA: ESG and Green Finance Forum






8:30 AM


9:30 AM – 9:35 AM

Opening Remarks by Conference Director

9:35 AM – 09:50 AM

Opening Keynote: Unleashing the potential of Sustainable Investment in the UAE market

  • Formulation of sustainable strategies for organizations in accordance with UAE’s vision 2050 for optimizing net profit & growth.
  • Exploration of green financing opportunities in various sectors to stay ahead of the competition

Dr. Waleed Alnuaimi, Acting Chief Executive Officer, Etihad Energy Services Company

09:50 AM – 10:10 AM

Putting together a roadmap to successfully incorporate sustainable financing in the UAE

  • Emerging regulatory trends
  • Framework for listed companies

Ahmed Shehada, Chief Investment Officer, Diamond Developers

10:10 AM – 10:20 AM

Virtual Presentation: The Green Finance Is Now

  • Understanding the sectors that contribute to energy-efficient services and determining the relevance of green finance in today’s world
  • Exploring the landscape of green finance to meet global targets
  • Monitoring the progress of green initiatives practices and adopting fiscal instruments that allow this transition

Dr. Khaled Sherif, Chief Economic Officer, Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development

10:20 AM – 10:40 AM 

Your Net Zero homework: Generating value by fostering easy ESG reporting

Eva Kazanskaia, Country Manager, Middle East, InnovaBeyond Digital

10:40 AM – 11:15 AM


11:15 AM – 11:35 AM

Breaking down the components of ESG

Understanding the relative importance of E(Environment), S (Social), G(Governance) and why we need to focus on E without compromising S and G

Karim El-Jisr, Chief Sustainability Officer, Diamond Developers

11:35 AM – 12:10 PM 

Policies & strategies ensuring a sustainable economy

  • Recognizing the importance of an ESG framework and deciphering its benefits to select the best option for organizations
  • Making ESG reporting financially viable within organizations
  • Policies and strategies to assist you in contributing to a sustainable economy
Eva Kazanskia, Partner, Global Development, InnovaBeyond Digital


Roua ElBizri, Sustainability Manager, TAQA Group
Hani Abdel Razeq, Associate Director, AESG
Dr P.R. Jagannathan,
Senior General Manager, Sustainability & Climate Action, Sobha Realty

12:10 PM – 12:30 PM

The benefit of ESG investment for long term growth and profitability

  • Exploring the scope of ESG investment
  • Investigating the future of ESG and how companies can incorporate ESG into growth strategies

Bethlehem Hailu, Corporate Affairs & Sustainability Manager, Nestle

12:30 PM -12:50 PM

Key principles to follow to become a sustainable business

  • Evolution of ESG standards
  • Multiple ESG standards and indicators: choosing the right one for your business
  • Challenges associated with green-washing and how to avoid those

Tamara Bajic, Manager Net Zero Advisory, AESG

12:50 PM -13:10 PM

Understanding the future of green finance

Understanding the potential of ESG and role of green finance in strengthening the economy

Nesrine Halima, Senior Director, EMEA Clients and Markets, PwC Middle East


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