“Business & Climate: a positive revolution for business?”

A business event to coincide with the COP21 UN Climate Talks

1 December 2015, 6:30PM - 10:30PM, CET

KPMG in France, in collaboration with the Positive Economy Forum, invites global business leaders to an event to explore corporate commitments on climate change and the powerful growth opportunities provided by the transition to a low-carbon global economy. This event, which coincides with the COP21 UN climate talks, will focus on the action leading companies are taking to develop new business models, create shared value and consider the interests of future generations.

This, event for senior management and Board level executives, is titled "Business & Climate: a positive revolution for business?". It will be at UNESCO HQ in Paris on Tuesday, 1 December, under the patronage of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Development.

If you would like to join us at this event, please contact Raphaelle Blache at the Positive Economy Forum.

This conference is aimed at Board directors and senior management

Invitation only

Application for registration with Raphaelle Blache

Positive Economy Forum


Tuesday, 1 December 2015

6:30 p.m. -10:30 p.m.

Unesco - 125, avenue de Suffren, 75007 Paris

link: positiveeconomy.co/fr


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7:00 p.m. – Welcome

Irina Bokova, Director General, UNESCO


7:20 p.m. - Panel 1

Business and Climate: a positive revolution for business?

Jacques Attali, President, Positive Economy Forum & Planet Positive

Jay Nirsimloo, CEO, KPMG France


7:35 p.m. - Roundtable 1

Learning from inspiring international pioneers

Lord Dr. Michael Hastings, Global Head of Citizenship, KPMG International

Nigel Topping, CEO, We Mean Business

Philippe Joubert, Senior Advisor and Special Envoy for Energy and Climate, World Business Council for Sustainable Development

Keith Tuffley, Managing Partner & CEO, The B Team


8:15 p.m. - Panel 2

Prepare for change

Antoine Frérot, CEO, Veolia

Elisabeth Borne, President and General Manager, RATP

Frederic Mazzella, Chairman and Founder, BlaBlaCar

Patrick Gounelle, Vice-president, Positive Planet


The conference will be followed by a cocktail party.