GLOBE’s power lies in our incredible community. Throughout GLOBE Week, our partners launch products, host workshops, lead mini-summits, throw parties and more alongside GLOBE Forum, GLOBE Exchange and the Innovation Showcase. Get all the details right here.

Monday Feb 10 2020
13:30 - 16:40 MR 208/209

CPA Canada Workshop: Investor Communications – Practical Application of Sustainability Reporting Frameworks

Note: additional charge. Join experts from Climate Disclosures Standards Board (CDSB), the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and ESG Global Advisors for a workshop focused on understanding fundamentals and practical implementation of the SASB standards and the CDSB framework, and how these frameworks can serve as useful tools to satisfy the TCFD recommendations.
Speakers
Ekaterina Hardin Analyst, Sector Lead, Extractives and Minerals Processing, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board
Nadine Robinson Technical Director, CDSB
Monday Feb 10 2020
13:30 - 16:40 MR 210

CPA Canada Workshop: The New Era of Ethics, Social and Financial Responsibility

Note: additional charge. The nature of ethics has changed; the public, your customers, shareholders and other stakeholders increasingly expect more from organizations with the standards they uphold.
Speakers
Christie Stephenson Executive Director, Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics UBC Sauder School of Business
Monday Feb 10 2020
13:30 - 18:00

IETA Carbon Forum (by invite only)

Welcome to 2020, a critical year where political and corporate “net-zero” climate ambitions will surge and the international Paris Agreement comes into force. With COP25 in the rear-view and Glasgow around the corner, global carbon policy, market, and investment landscapes are shifting… and they’re shifting fast.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
10:45 - 12:45 MR 201

The European Green Deal – A Transformative Step Towards A Sustainable Economy

The European Commission announced its Green Deal in December 2019, to be followed by the first "European Climate Law" in the spring of 2020. Our ambition: to be the world's first climate neutral continent by 2050.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
12:00 - 13:15 MR 114/115

Getting to Large Scale CCS in Canada

CCS has been proven and acknowledged to be an essential technology for global climate change goals. Canada is a leading force in CCS – often sought for its expertise on the world stage. This panel will profile large-scale projects in the country and offer learnings on how they got there, why they chose CCS and the drivers that influenced their business decisions.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
15:00 - 17:00 VCC West Building

Energyphile Workshop: Nobody Tips a Scandiscope: Social Forces as a Powerful Resistance in the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy – Invite Only

In this hands-on session, you'll be one of the first to experience an Energyphile Session with Peter Tertzakian. Learn about Peter's new project, Energyphile, then dig into "Nobody Tips a Scandiscope," a story about the ethics of our energy choices and their sometimes unsettling consequences.
Tuesday Feb 11 2020
15:00 - 17:30

Innovative Women Working towards a Prosperous Economy for the Americas

This event underlines the importance of how women are creating opportunities in an uncertain economy in the Americas and how they can play a key role in promoting cross-border innovation and economic prosperity.
Wednesday Feb 12 2020
11:45 - 12:45

Building Markets to Enable a Circular Economy for Plastics – Invite Only Roundtable hosted by CIAC

Plastics have been key enablers to improving living standards, hygiene and nutrition around the world, especially in developing countries. Economic growth and growing prosperity have brought many of the conveniences of modern life. As a result, used plastics have become a global environmental challenge.
Wednesday Feb 12 2020
17:30 - 19:30

A Special Screening of Our Planet: Our Business with WWF-Canada

Inspired by the Netflix series and created for WWF by the Emmy® Award-winning Silverback Films, Our Planet: Our Business raises the most important challenge of our time: how can businesses help to solve the world’s environmental crisis?
Wednesday Feb 12 2020
19:00 - 21:00

Suncor Presents The Walrus Talks Energy at GLOBE 2020: Canada’s role in the global energy transition

Join us for a catered reception following the event to continue the conversation. The Walrus Talks is a national series of events produced by The Walrus. Each event offers thoughtful, inspiring thinking from scholars, writers, performers, scientists, artists, business leaders, and more.
Speakers
Nicholas Parker Chairman, Parker Venture Management Inc.
Chris Turner Energy Journalist and Author
Eryn Stewart Director, Indigenous Clean Energy Social Enterprise
Sherwin Das Managing Director, Energy Peace Partners
Jay Grewal President and Chief Executive Officer, Manitoba Hydro
Cory Beaver Youth Outreach Coordinator, Stoney Health Services
Nagwan Al-Guneid Communications Lead, Energy Futures Lab