PRI Nordics signatory meeting

The PRI Initiative is organising a signatory meeting for Nordic-based investors on 30 May 2013 in Copenhagen. The meeting will bring together PRI signatories from Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland to discuss the issues around ESG integration and share experiences of implementing the Principles across different asset classes.

The meeting of SWESIF, FINSIF, DANSIF and NORSIF members will be held in Copenhagen on 29 May 2013. It will be open to PRI signatories who are also members of these organisations and give them the opportunity to enjoy the two days of knowledge sharing and networking.

Date: Thursday, 30 May 2013
Time: 09.00 to 14.00
Location: PensionDanmark, Langelinie Allé 41, DK-2100 Copenhagen

This event is for PRI signatories only and will not be open to the media. Click here to register

For delegate list please contact Yulia Sofronova


08.30 – 09.00 Coffee
09.00 – 09.05 Welcome address: Jens-Christian Stougaard, Director External Relations, PensionDanmark
09.05 – 10.00 PRI update on recent publications, collaborative engagements, consultation on barriers to a sustainable financial system and work across networks: James Gifford, Executive Director
10.00 – 11.00 Workshop on new reporting framework: Lorenzo Saa, Head of Reporting & Assesment, PRI
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee
11.30 – 12.30 ESG in fixed income: Ebba Schmidt, Investment Manager, Pension Protection Fund; Pernille Jessen, Portfolio Manager, Unipension; Thomas H. Kjærgaard, Head of SRI and Corporate Governance, Danske CapitalAn introduction to PRI Fixed Income work stream, its activities and relevance to investors in the region, including presentations from Unipension and Danske Capital on their approaches to responsible investment in fixed income. There will be an open discussion with the audience about the challenges presented by different approaches to incorporating ESG in fixed income.
12.30 – 12.40 Closing: James Gifford, Executive Director, PRI
12.40 – 13.40 Networking lunch


We would like to thank PensionDanmark for hosting this meeting, and look forward to seeing you there.

Other events

– Annual SIF meeting (open to SIF members)

Date: Wednesday, 29 May 2013
Time: 09.00 to 17.00
Agenda: Click here for the agenda
Location: Nykredit, Kalvebod Brygge 1-3

– Joint drinks reception and dinner (open to both SIF and PRI members)

Date: Wednesday, 29 May 2013
Time: Reception will start at 17.00
Location: Marriott Hotel, Kalvebod Brygge 5, Copenhagen
Click here to register  0r email

– Dansif and CSR Forum joint seminar “Putting the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights into Practice” (open to both SIF and PRI members)

Date: Thursday, 30 May 2013
Time: 16.00-17.30 followed by drinks and sandwiches
Location: IFU Investment Fund for Developing Countries, Fredericiagade 27, 1310 Copenhagen K
Agenda: Click here for the agenda
Register: Please email by 24 May