SAVE THE DATE: AICPA, SASB, WBCSD Virtual Event Addresses Investor Calls for ESG Reporting & Assurance

July 13, 2020

NEW YORK, NY (July 13, 2020) – This July, during a live digital event, environmental, social and governance (ESG) experts from companies like BlackRock and Deloitte will examine the effect of COVID-19 on investor demand for ESG reporting and how companies are responding.

The virtual event designed for accounting and finance professionals, corporate secretaries, investors, investor relations professionals and sustainability professionals, is sponsored by the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD).

WHORay Cameron, Head of Investment Stewardship, BlackRock 

Kristen Sullivan, Partner, Deloitte and Chair of the AICPA Sustainability Assurance and Advisory Task Force

Janine Guillot, CEO, SASB

Mario Abela, Director, Redefining Value, WBCSD

WHAT: AICPA, SASB, WBCSD All-Digital Event

WHEN: July 23, 1- 4 p.m. EST                                                   


  • Panel: Understanding the effect of Covid-19 on investor demand for ESG reporting and how companies are responding 
  • Panel: The importance of high quality ESG disclosures
  • SASB Introduction & Update on Global Developments

EVENT SCHEDULE: Current information about speakers and event topics including full agenda may be found here.

Media representatives who would like to attend the virtual event, may contact Jackie Hyland at 919-490-4387 or for press credentials.