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List of Participants 2018

List of participants
The Ny-Ålesund Symposium 2018

 

The Hosts of the Ny-Ålesund Symposium

Name

Institution

Country

Ine Eriksen Søreide

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Norway

 

Speakers / Moderators

Name

Institution

Country

Olivier Guersent

Director-General, European Commission, DG-Fisma

France

Unni Steinsmo

Chairman of the Ny-Ålesund Symposium and Corporate Advisor, SINTEF

Norway

Kristin Halvorsen

Director, CICERO

Norway

Kaj-Martin Georgsen

Head of Corporate Responsibility and Public Affairs, DNB

Norway

Kjetil Lund

Vice Mayor for Business Development and Public Ownership, Oslo Municipality

Norway

Ma Jun

Director of Center for Finance and Development at Tsinghua University, Member of the PBOC's Monetary Policy Committee

China

Martin Skancke

Chair, PRI / Skancke Consulting

Norway

Michael E. Mann

Director of ESSC and Distinguished Professor of Atmospheric Science, Penn State Earth System Science Center (ESSC)

USA

Michael Sheren

Senior Advisor, Bank of England

UK

Anthony Hobley

Chief Executive Officer, Carbon Tracker Initiative

UK

Fridtjof F. Unander

Executive Director, Research Council Norway

Norway



 

Delegates

Name

Institution

Country

Eirik Wærness

Senior Vice President and Chief Economist, Equinor

Norway

Glen Peters

Research Director, CICERO Center for International Climate Research

Norway

Johanna Köb

Responsible Investment Manager, Zürich Insurance

Switzerland

Peter Ellsworth

Director Investor Network, CERES

USA

Wilemijn Verdegaal

Co-Head Strategic Climate Solutions, Ortec Finance

The Netherland

Anna Denell

Head of Sustainability, Vasakronen

Sweden

David Wood

Director, Initiative for Responsible Investment (IRI) and Adjunct Lecturer at Harvard Kennedy School

USA

Hans Beyer

Global Head of Financial Institutions Group, SEB

Sweden

John-Arne Røttingen

Chief Executive, Research Council Norway

Norway

Nalan Koc

Research Director, Norwegian Polar Institute

Norway

Ole-Petter Langeland

Head of MEFIX (Macro, Exposure, Fixed income, FX and trading) for the Second Swedish national pension fund, AP2

Sweden

Patrick du Plessis

Global Head of Risk Monitoring, Norges Bank Investment Management

Norway

Stephanie Pfeifer

Chief Executive, International Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC)

UK

Zoe Knight

Managing Director, Group Head, HSBC

UK

Jan Erik Fåne

Director of Communications, FinansNorge

Norway

Christa Clapp

Research Director, CICERO Center for International Climate Research

Norway

Georg Børsting

Policy Director for Climate Change, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Norway

Ole Christian Karterud

Vice President, Member of the Management Board, DNB

Norway

Ronny Løvberg Sørensen

Head of Treasury, Sparebanken 1 Nord-Norge

Norway

Ragnhild Dalheim Eriksen

Advisor, Sparebanken 1 Nord-Norge

Norway

Hayley Fowler

Professor, Centre for Earth Systems Engineering Research – Newcastle University

UK

Kelly Clark

Director, Finance Dialogue

UK

George Richardson

Director, Capital Markets Department. World Bank Treasury

USA

Christian Overvaag

Chief Regional Officer Troms

Norway

Lisa Wong

Head of Impact, Affirmative Investment Management (AIM)

UK

Åsa Persson

Research Director and Deputy Director, Stockholm Environment Institute

Sweden

                         

Press

Name

Institution

Country

Richard Milne

Financial Times

Scandinavian Office

Krister Koskelo

The Economist

UK

Gwladys Fouche

Thompson Reuters

UK

Kjetil B. Alstadheim

Dagens Næringsliv (DN)

Norway

Are Føli

Norwegian news agency (NTB)

Norway

Eivind Molde

Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK)

Norway

 

Accompanying participants

Name

Institution

Country

Bård Ludvig Thorheim

Political Advisor, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Norway

Ingrid K. Ekker

Communication, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Norway

Svein A. Michelsen

Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Norway

Jan Espen Bjørk

PST / Police

Norway

Kenneth Aarseth Lundgren

PST / Police

Norway

Vidar Arnesen

The office of the Governor of Svalbard / Police

Norway

 

Secretariat

Name

Institution

Country

Erik Tollefsen

Advisor, CICERO - Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo

Norway

Harald Francke Lund

Senior Advisor, CICERO - Center for International Climate and Environmental Research – Oslo

Norway

Sam Howson

Mascotvideo

UK


Last updated: Sep 15, 2018