Festival Overview

From Monday 15th - Friday 19th June, we will deliver five days of keynote addresses, high-level plenaries, live Q&As, thematic breakout sessions and special attractions. Each morning will start on the festival’s Main Stage with a high-level keynote, followed by a plenary and extended Q&A sessions. Each afternoon of the week will feature deep-dive Breakout sessions and extended Q&A. 
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Main Stage


The festival’s Main Stage will be a programme of high-level keynotes and plenary discussions on the future of sustainable finance with a particular focus on the Covid-19 crisis and its implications. The keynotes and plenary discussions, moderated by senior RI journalists, will run from 09:30 BST each day.

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09.30 - 09:45: Speaker's Corner
We asked you to pitch in your ‘blue-skies’ thinking ideas, and picked the best for video-recorded presentations.

09.50 - 10.30: Keynote and Q&A

10.45 - 12.00: Plenary and Q&A
The plenaries will include a series of pre-programmed live polls on key responsible investment issues, plus quickfire on-the-day ‘polling’.



Breakouts Stage

The Breakouts will run concurrently during the afternoons, starting at 13:00 BST. All of them will be available during the festival and on-demand post-broadcast.

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15th June: Sector Deep-Dives
16th June: Asset Class Deep-Dives and Fintech
17th June: Levelling Up in ESG
18th June: Climate and Transition Risks and Opportunities
19th June: Demonstrating Impact and Sustainability



RI Knowledge Zone


Featuring pre-recorded videos, webinars, podcasts, reports and white papers, the RI Knowledge Zone will remain as an accessible resource after the festival ends, with the keynotes, plenaries and breakout sessions available on-demand. In addition, we’ll be featuring book, theatre and arts spots as part of the festival roster. There will also be numerous networking opportunities for delegates to meet, interact, discuss the sessions and access specialist content.



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