Events & Media

ESG Calendar 2020

Nasdaq plans to participate in these global sustainability events this year.
Event Location Date
Nasdaq ESG Product Workshop New York, NY Feb. 11, 2020
NSBN Advisory Board Meeting New York, NY Feb. 19, 2020
Citi Expert Series: Evan Harvey New York, NY Feb. 26, 2020
Ceres Conference New York, NY March 23-26, 2020
BCCCC Executive Forum San Francisco, CA March 30, 2020
BCCCC Conference San Francisco, CA March 31 - Apr. 2, 2020
Nordic Buy- and Sell-Side Event New York, NY May 20, 2020
BC Finance Conference & BCCCC Executive Forum Boston, MA June 10-12, 2020
Climate Week New York, NY Sept. 21-27, 2020
Nasdaq ESG Summit Virtual Sept. 22, 2020
Global Sustainability Standards Board Amsterdam, NLD Oct. 6-7, 2020
Sustainable Brands New Metrics Philadelphia, PA Nov. 18-20, 2020

Featured stories about Nasdaq's corporate responsibility and sustainability effort.


How Nasdaq is Using Data to Enhance ESG Disclosure in Capital Markets

MBA student Roxi Sharif spoke with Nasdaq’s Evan Harvey about how materiality can help manage ESG data and about SDG investing and reporting.


Correlation Between ESG Investing Scores And High Returns May Surprise You

Evan Harvey, Global Head of Sustainability at Nasdaq, joined the "Investing with IBD" podcast this week for a discussion about ESG (environmental, social and governance) investing and how high ESG ratings correlate to high returns.


Nasdaq Achieves Zero Carbon Footprint, Broadens ESG Services for Clients

Nasdaq, Inc. has reached a zero-carbon footprint within its own corporation, a move symbolizing its commitment to helping clients with a wide range of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) issues.


Pushing Capital Towards Sustainability

The Nasdaq ESG Reporting Guide spells out the vast range of internal and external benefits for companies that put their operations and processes on a sustainable footing.


The US Just Had Its First Hearing in Congress on ESG Issues

Wednesday, July 10th, marked the first ever congressional hearing on environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues in the United States.


Next-Gen ESG – Going Beyond the Basics

For many years, investors have been searching for more perfect sources of non-financial information: data that may not be on the balance sheet, but still offer material and relevant insight into business value.


What’s Driving ESG? A Top Ten List

The prevalence and prominence of sustainability as a vital concept in the world – let alone the business community – is now clear.