Geneva will be the capital of sustainable finance on 3-6 October 2022. The four-day event "Building Bridges" connects the world of finance with the UN's Sustainable Development Goals.
The Building Bridges Summit on October 3 is the marquee event that will kick off Building Bridges Week. It will include presentations and panel discussions with world-renowned speakers and out-of-the-box thought leaders that will address global challenges and articulate innovative solutions to advance sustainable finance.
The Summit is by invitation only but the livestream is open to the public.
Over 65 events are planned during the week
The week will comprise a crowd-sourced program of events planned by the Building Bridges Community in a range of formats that stimulate deeper levels of dialogue and collaboration including : panel discussions; roundtables; workshops, training sessions, pitches and networking events. It is open to anyone interested in finance and sustainability.
The finance minister’s view
finance.swiss will also be present at Building Bridges in Geneva. The main topic will be the newly launched Swiss Climate Scores. Representatives of finance.swiss will be present in the Networking Zone as well as at events to present this globally unique project for transparency regarding climate-correct investing. Swiss Finance Minister Ueli Maurer will also welcome the Building Bridges audience and present the Swiss government's high ambitions in the field of sustainable financial services.
In addition, finance.swiss together with Building Bridges will host a pre-event with the Swiss Embassy in London on 21 September. This event for experts and authorities from the financial world is open to invited guests only.
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