Ceres Global brings together institutional investors, C-Suite executives, policymakers, and other capital market influencers to accelerate the just and sustainable economy.
The climate crisis, water scarcity, and nature loss are plaguing the health and prosperity of our global communities, impacting our daily lives, and threatening the economic and financial stability of the world. If we are to solve the most urgent sustainability threats wreaking havoc across the globe today, we must continue to address the systemic issues that fuel them.
Join us for Ceres Global in March in New York City to discuss the progress we’ve made and the challenges we still face in advancing the equitable solutions for creating a more just and inclusive economy that protects people and the planet from these existential threats. We will highlight the leading investment and business practices and the innovative global initiatives paving the way for a zero emissions and water-secure future. The three-day event will set the course for the accelerated global action needed in the year ahead and beyond to achieve our bold sustainability goals and seize on the enormous opportunities in the transition.
70% Director-level and above
2.5+ Days of networking and learning
HEAR FROM LEADING EXPERTS
Meet the Speakers
President & CEO
Vice Chair of Global Public Policy, Special Advisor to the Founder and Chairman
New York City Comptroller
First Peoples Worldwide
Senior Advisor to the President for Clean Energy Innovation and Implementation
Here are just some of the topics we’ll cover at Ceres Global.
JUST and INCLUSIVE ECONOMIES Examine how companies, investors and policymakers are deepening understanding and capacity for just and inclusive economy efforts in sustainability.
DECARBONIZING HIGH EMITTING SECTORS Examine how companies, investors and policymakers need to work together to decarbonize electric power, food and agriculture, oil and gas, and transportation sectors.
SUSTAINABLE FINANCE and INVESTMENTExamine how banks and investors are creating, developing and refining their climate action plans to align with the goals of the Paris Agreement.
CLIMATE POLICY Learn how to take advantage of the enormous benefits of the largest federal climate investment in the U.S. and support other state and federal legislative actions that support energy efficiency, tackle emissions from agricultural sectors, protect water and soil health, and build biodiversity.
VALUING WATERExplore how investors are setting corporate expectations for valuing water and creating large-scale change.
NATURE and BIODIVERSITY Learn what investors are doing to drive greater corporate ambition and action on reversing nature and biodiversity loss by 2030.
Wednesday, March 22
Ceres Network Member Day
Members of the Ceres Investor Network, Ceres Company Network and Ceres Policy Network will come together to deepen their relationships, discuss respective challenges and concerns, discuss their shared priorities, and set a plan for action. This day is for Ceres Network members only.
Thursday, March 23
Ceres Global Kick Off
The opening day of Ceres Global will focus on creating greater impact in the world of sustainability by achieving more just and inclusive economies, adopting policies that will build a better future for the planet, valuing water, and reaching 2030 sustainability goals across multiple sectors.
Friday, March 24
Focus on Finance
The discussion will center on the work being done to harness the power of the financial systems — including private sector leaders, investors and large banks — and the strategies they need to adopt in order to accelerate the decarbonization of the economy.
New York Marriott Marquis 1535 Broadway New York, NY 10036
Ceres is a nonprofit organization working with the most influential capital market leaders to solve the world’s greatest sustainability challenges. Through our powerful networks and global collaborations of investors, companies, and nonprofits, we drive action and inspire equitable market-based and policy solutions throughout the economy to build a just and sustainable future.