PRI in Person 2015

Registration is now open for PRI in Person 2015. The event is expected to be the responsible investment industry’s largest ever conference, drawing more than 800 delegates to London to learn, network and collaborate with peers. Sessions are led by signatories and expert speakers with the emphasis firmly on practical discussions.

This year’s plenaries focus on big picture issues such as long term investing and its correlation with transformation leadership, how sustainability is impacting economic strategy in China and unveiling the PRI’s first consumer survey on responsible investing.

In 2015 the conference will be held at the ICC in London’s ExCeL, from 8-10 September.

There will be plenty of informal social events and networking opportunities including the Welcome Reception and a Gala Dinner at the historic Guildhall in the City of London.

Why London?

Don’t miss the opportunity to participate in the largest PRI in Person yet.

PRI in Person 2015 | Tuesday 8 – Thursday 10 September

Click here to be taken to the PRI in Person website for further information and to register. 

For sponsors, the conference offers a wide range of opportunities to reach a global investor audience. For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please click here.

PRI CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN NOW – DEADLINE 1ST MAY 2015

We are delighted to announce that the Academic Network Conference will be part of PRI in Person for the first time, with a full stream dedicated to academic research. The conference will be held on 8-10 September at ICC ExCeL London, enabling the interface between academics and investors to engage, learn and discuss the latest insights, and to network.

PRI is proud to collaborate with The Systemic Risk Centre, based at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) for the PRI Academic Workshop. This additional event is for PRI signatories, other responsible investment professionals and academics to enhance their knowledge and practices, but also for deeper interactions in a distinct community setting. The Workshop will be held on 11 September. Both PRI in Person and the Academic Workshop will showcase selected research from the call for papers.

From awareness to impact: mechanisms of change in responsible investment

We invite submissions of full papers (but extended abstracts are acceptable) that focus on the following areas, and examples are provided underneath each section for illustrative purposes:

• ESG integration
• Long term investment
• ESG engagement
• Financial performance
• ESG impact

For more information please click here.

To apply please click here.

The deadline for applications is 1st May 2015.