Join the world’s brightest thinkers and most influential sustainability leaders for an unparalleled look into the pressing challenges, emerging trends and biggest opportunities in sustainable business today.
Sustainability leaders from the world’s largest companies gather each year at the GreenBiz forum to explore pressing challenges and emerging opportunities in sustainable business. The event offers a rich blend of presentations, workshops and networking opportunities framed by the State of Green Business report, GreenBiz Group’s award-winning annual research and analysis of key sustainability metrics and trends. Attendees return from GreenBiz both inspired by what’s possible and ready to tackle their organization’s greatest sustainability challenges. GreenBiz is produced in collaboration with the Global Institute of Sustainability at Arizona State University.
Session: How Green Are Green Bonds and How Do They Work?
Green bonds use debt to fund environmental and climate change projects and can be issued by cities, NGOs and corporations. The market is seeing exponential growth — a record $41.8 billion worth of green bonds were issued in 2015, and with significant growth continuing in 2016. This session will look at how green bonds work and their applicability for companies.