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    Nasdaq at COP28

    United Nations Climate Change Conference

    November 30 – December 12, 2023, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

    Nasdaq is proud to participate in COP28, a global gathering to take action towards the world's collective climate goals.

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    As a technology company with innovation in our DNA, Nasdaq is constantly working to reimagine the global financial markets. From the intersection of capital markets and technology, we've witnessed the recent evolution of how the markets and companies approach climate change, and we are dedicated to supporting the transition to a more sustainable world.

    For the U.N. climate summit, taking place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, we are pleased to participate in critical discussions around financing the green transition and advancing the next evolution within carbon markets. 

    The event will be live-streamed and we encourage you to watch all the sessions on Business Sweden.

    Meet the Team On-Site

    Fredrik Ekström

    Fredrik Ekström

    President Nasdaq Stockholm & Chairman Puro.earth 

    President Nasdaq Stockholm & Chairman Puro.earth 

    Michele Carlsson, Nasdaq

    Michèle Carlsson

    Managing Director & Non-Executive Board Member, Nasdaq (MENA)

    Managing Director & Non-Executive Board Member, Nasdaq (MENA)

    Tomas Thyblad

    Tomas Thyblad

    Head of ESG Solutions, European Markets, Nasdaq

    Head of ESG Solutions, European Markets, Nasdaq

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    Sarabeth Brockley

    Head of Carbon Strategy & Lead ESG Advisor, Capital Access Platforms, Nasdaq 

    Head of Carbon Strategy & Lead ESG Advisor, Capital Access Platforms, Nasdaq 

    Gerard Smith 1x1

    Gerard Smith

    VP & Head of Product, Digital Assets & Carbon, Marketplace Technology, Nasdaq 

    VP & Head of Product, Digital Assets & Carbon, Marketplace Technology, Nasdaq 

    Agenda Sessions

    Check back regularly for updates.

    Operationalization of Article 6 and Voluntary Claims

    Sunday, Dec 3
    4.00 - 4.40 PM GST

    Swedish pavilion - The Blue Zone, Expo City, Dubai

    • Moderator: Anna Lerner, CEO, Climate Collective
    • Tomas Thyblad, Head of ESG Solutions, European Markets, Nasdaq
    • Robert Höglund, Fund Manager and Advisor, Milkywire / Marginal Carbon
    • Michelle Patron, Senior Director of Environmental Sustainability Policy, Microsoft
    • Alexia Kelly, Board Member, ICVCM

    Financing the Scale-Up of Carbon Removals

    Monday, Dec 4
    12.00 - 12.40 PM GST

    Swedish pavilion - The Blue Zone, Expo City, Dubai

    • Moderator: Fredrik Ekström, President Nasdaq Stockholm & Chairman Puro.earth
    • Hans Beyer, Head of Sustainability, SEB
    • Rohit Nagargoje, Mash Makes
    • Carolyn Weinberg, Chief Product Innovation Officer, co-Head of Global Product Group, Blackrock
    • Pattabi Seshadri, Executive Committee Member & Global Leader Energy Practice, Boston Consulting Group

    Navigating the Path to Net Zero: Capital Markets and Corporate Sustainability 

    Monday, Dec 4
    2.00 - 2.40 PM GST

    Swedish pavilion - The Blue Zone, Expo City, Dubai

    • Moderator: Fredrik Ekström, President Nasdaq Stockholm & Chairman Puro.earth
    • Henrik Tegner, Head of Sustainability & Development, AFRY
    • Emilia Hagberg, Vice President Sustainability Development, Skanska
    • Jonas Otterheim, Head of Climate Action, Volvo Cars

    World Federation of Exchanges Event on Green Equities

    Tuesday, Dec 5
    9.40 - 10.30 PM GST

    World Trade Center, Dubai

    • Tomas Thyblad, Head of ESG, European Markets, Nasdaq
    • Hamed Ali, CEO, Dubai Financial Market (DFM)
    • Daphne Breyer, Head of ESG, BB Asset Management
    • Nandini Sukumar, CEO, World Federation of Exchanges
    • Mikkel Larsen, Chief Executive Officer, Climate Impact X
    • Frederick Teo, CEO, GenZero
    • and more! For more information, visit WFECOP28
       

    Role of Exchanges in Solving the Climate Crisis

    Tuesday, Dec 5
    3.00 – 6.30 PM GST

    The Strand Craft Kitchen, Palm Views West, Dubai

    • Tomas Thyblad, Nasdaq 
    • Gerard Smith, Nasdaq
    • Genevieve Soh, Climate Impact X (CIX)
    • Corli Le Roux, UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE)
    • Matthias Büchler, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX)
    • Riham ElGizy, RVCMC
    • Antti Vihavainen, Puro.earth

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