3rd ICO Sustainable Bond Forum

Instituto de Crédito Oficial (ICO) -in partnership with BBVA, Credit Agricole CIB and HSBC- organizes the 3rd Sustainable Bond Forum that will take place in Madrid on Thursday 11th of May.
The Forum aims to explore thematic social and green bond market with issuers, investors, agencies and all other market participants.The discussion panels will address new developments, opportunities, and the challenges ahead.

3rd ICO Sustainable Bond Forum

11th of May 2017. Villamagna Hotel, Paseo de la Castellana, 22  28046 Madrid,Spain

Agenda (subject to changes)


8:20 Registration

8:45 Welcome speech

Pablo Zalba, Chairman - ICO

9:00   Opening remarks

Irene Garrido, Secretary of State for Economy and Business Support

9:20 UN Environmental Programme Finance Initiative

Careen Abb, Programme Manager, UNEP Finance Intiative

9:50 Panel 1: Big players in Sustainable Finance: issuers perspective

Arturo Seco Presencio, Deputy Chief Financial Officer - CEB
Eila Kreivi, Head of Capital Markets - EIB
Antonio Cordero, Head of Funding and Treasury - ICO
Olivier Labe, Member of the Executive Board - BNG
Ben Powell, Head of Funding - IFC

Moderator: Victoria Clarke,  Head of Sustainable Bonds - HSBC

10:40 ICMA

Nicholas Pffaf, Director Market Practice and Regulatory Policy - ICMA

11:00 Coffee break

11:20 Panel 2: Investors views on Green and Social Bonds

Alban de Faÿ,  SRI Portfolio Manager - Amundi
Andreas Dankel, Portfolio Manager, Sustainable Corporate Bonds - Danske Capital
Carl Haarnack, Green and Social Bond Portfolio Manager - Actiam
Florian Sommer, Head of ESG analysis - Union Invest
Simon Bond, Director of Responsible Investment Portfolio Management - Columbia Threadneedle

Moderator: Tanguy Claquin, Head of Sustainable Banking - Crédit Agricole CIB

12:10 Panel 3: New opportunities for banks in Sustainable Bonds

Tanguy Claquin, Head of Sustainable Banking - Crédit Agricole CIB
Victoria Clarke, Head of Sustainable Bonds - HSBC
Julian Romero, Sustainable Markets- Head of Syndicate -BBVA
Hans Biemans, Head of Sustainable Markets - ING
Antonio Keglevich, Head of Sustainable Bond Origination - Unicredit

Moderator: Marcio Viegas, Founder and Managing Director - SUST4IN

13:00 Spanish Treasury

Pablo De Ramón-Laca, Deputy Director General and Head of Funding and Debt Management

13:20 Lunch

14:40 ICO's CSR challenges: a cross-disciplinary approach

Silvia Fernandez de Caleya, Head of HR and Corporate Social Responsibility - ICO

15:00 Panel 4: The future of Sustainable Banking

Laura Nishikawa, Executive Director and Head of Fixed Income ESG Research - MSCI
Maurice Bauer, Secretary General, Luxembourg Stock Exchange
Bram Bos, Lead Portfolio Manager Green Bonds,  NN IP
Catarina da Silva, Senior Advisor, Sustainalytics
German Granda, General Director, Corporate Development Director - Foretica

Moderator: Aaron Baker, Sustainable Markets - BBVA

15:50 Closing

Fernando Navarrete, CFO - ICO

16:00  Event Close

For further information about ICO Social Bond, please use the link below: http://www.ico.es/en/web/ico_en/ico-social-bonds

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Welcome reception






Should you require any information about hotels or accommodation rates, please contact Carlos Zayas carlos.zayas@hsbc.com or Javier Muñoz  javier1.munoz@hsbc.com