Green Finance Conferencenyomtatás
Central European Green Finance Conference 2020
Budapest, 12 October 2020
Following the inaugural conference from last year, the Central Bank of Hungary (MNB), in cooperation with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is organizing the Central European Green Finance Conference also in 2020, as part of the outreach activity of the Central Banks and Supervisors Network for Greening the Financial System (NGFS). The main goals of the event are to support financial institutions in the CEE region to incorporate environmental aspects into their business strategy and risk mangement, and in particular to help the scaling up the financing of investments needed for environmental sustainability.
The topics of this year's conference will be quantification and management of climate risks, and financing the green energy transition. Confirmed speakers:
- György Matolcsy (Governor of the MNB)
- Pavan Sukhdev (President, WWF International)
- Sean Kidney (CEO of Climate Bonds Initiative)
- Jo Paisley (Co-President of the GARP Risk Institute, former Global Head of Stress Testing at HSBC)
- Csaba Kandrács (Deputy Governor of the MNB)
- Mattia Romani (Managing Director, EBRD)
The detailed agenda and the final speaker line-up will be announced on this website during the coming weeks.
Attending the conference is free, but the event is organized on an invitation-only basis. Interested parties can signal their interest about the event on this pre-registration link.
Please note that completing pre-registration does not guarantee participation at the conference, but helps the planning of the event and will also let you keep informed about the news related to the conference.