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Geneva, Switzerland

Held once every two years, the SSE flagship Global Dialogue is a unique global gathering designed to bring together market leaders to analyse, promote and foster communication on stock exchanges’ sustainability initiatives. Attracting speakers and audience members from around the world, the SSE Global Dialogue has become the main global platform for convening dialogue on sustainable capital markets. The 2018 Global Dialogue will take place as part of the UNCTAD World Investment Forum in Geneva, Switzerland.

The UNCTAD World Investment Forum will welcome more than 3,000 participants from around the world, including government officials, finance and corporate sector representatives, international thought leaders and members of international organizations and civil society.

NOTE: This event already took place. The news release on this event can be found here.


Watch the interventions
Keynote and opening addresses

James Zhan, Director of Investment and Enterprise, UNCTAD; Chair of the Governing Board, SSE

Nandini Sukumar, CEO, World Federation of Exchanges (WFE)

KEYNOTE: Paul Andrews, Secretary General, IOSCO


Mohammed Omran, Executive Chairman, Financial Regulatory Authority, Egypt

Nezha Hayat, CEO & Chair, Moroccan Capital Market Authority, Morocco

Sandy Frucher, Vice-Chairman, Nasdaq

Didem Nisanci, Global Head of Public Policy, Bloomberg

Nicky Newton-King, CEO, Johannesburg Stock Exchange

Lauri Rosendahl, CEO, Nasdaq Nordics

Tim Mohin, CEO, GRI

Mary Porter-Peschka, Director of ESG Sustainability, Advice & Solutions Department, IFC

Urs Rüegsegger, Chairman, SIX Swiss Exchange, and Chairman, WFE

Bente Landsnes, CEO, Oslo Bors

Shaifur Rahman Mazumdar, Managing Director, Chittagong Stock Exchange

Robert Scharfe, CEO, Luxembourg Stock Exchange

Karim Hajji, CEO, Casablanca Stock Exchange

Eva Halvarsson, CEO, AP2

Jianjun Wang, President, Shenzhen Stock Exchange (in Chinese)

Sunil Benimadhu, CEO and Chair, Stock Exchange of Mauritius

Olga Cantillo, CEO and Vice President, Panama Stock Exchange

José Rafael Brenes Vega. CEO, Costa Rica Stock Exchange

Pakorn Peetathawatchai, President, The Stock Exchange of Thailand

Mohamed Farid, Chairman, The Egyptian Exchange

Moremi Marwa, CEO, Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange

Rashid Ali Al-Mansoori, CEO, Qatar Stock Exchange

Kesiuke Arai, Secretary General of Sustainability Committee, Japan Exchange Group

Steve Waygood, Chief Responsible Investment Officer, Aviva

Closing comments

Eric Usher, Head, UNEP-FI, Member of the SSE Governing Board



Participants of the SSE Global Dialogue may also be interested in joining the following sessions on sustainable investment:







Government, Securities Regulator Representatives



Stock Exchange Representatives