Event

SASB/CDSB: "TCFD Implementation Guide" Seminar

SASB/CDSB: "TCFD Implementation Guide" Seminar In May this year, the Sustainable Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB) published a "TCFD Implementation Guide" to support TCFD-based information disclosure. JPX is holding a seminar to introduce and explain the Japanese translation of this guide, which has now been created for the benefit of Japanese listed companies.

Date: October 10, 2019 (Thurs) 14:00-16:20 (Registration from 13:30)
Venue: The Tokyo Shoken Building (8th floor hall) 1-5-8 Nihombashi Kayabacho, Chuo-ku
Hosts: SASB, CDSB, Japan Exchange Group

Please see the attached PDF for more details and how to register.

TCFD Implementation Guide Seminar

Conference on Developments in Green, Social and Sustainability Bond Markets – Japan and Asia on 9 October 2019

In response to the globally heightened interest in ESG investment, the International Capital Market Association (ICMA) has been hosting the Green Bond Principles (GBP) since 2014, as well as its successors the Social Bond Principles (SBP) and Sustainability Bond Guidelines (SBG). As part of its work to promote these Principles and Guidelines, the ICMA has hosted international conferences mainly in Europe and Asia.
This time, ICMA and the Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA) will hold their 3rd joint conference on Developments in Green, Social and Sustainability Bond Markets in Tokyo on 9 October 2019 following the remarkable scale and seniority of attendance at the 2018 and 2017 events and the Japanese market’s strong growth.
The event will bring important updates and debates on the rapid evolution of the market and official guidance internationally. The Tokyo conference will once again bring together issuers, underwriters, investors, policymakers, market infrastructure and service providers who are active in the Asian green and social bond markets.

Date and Time: 9 October 2019, 9:30 to 17:25 (scheduled)
Venue: Hotel New Otani Tokyo, (4-1, Kioi-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-8578, Japan)
Program: See view the latest agenda through the official conference website (link below)
*Simultaneous interpretation between English and Japanese will be provided
*Lunch will be available
Admission: Free of charge and open to all
Registration: Registration in advance is essential through the ICMA website:
https://www.icmagroup.org/events/developments-in-green-social-and-sustainability-bond-markets-japan-and-asia/