Two-part webcast: ESG Performance, Reporting and Assurance AND Beyond ESG: Measuring & Reporting on Real-World Impact | Webcast | CGMA Store
Two-part webcast: ESG Performance, Reporting and Assurance AND Beyond ESG: Measuring & Reporting on Real-World Impact
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Two-part webcast: ESG Performance, Reporting and Assurance AND Beyond ESG: Measuring & Reporting on Real-World Impact

  • Format

    Webcast

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    2h 10m

Accounting and finance professionals play a crucial role in helping organizations understand how environmental, social and governance (ESG) activities affect strategies and business models.

In part 1, you'll gain practical insights on the ESG issues, considerations and reporting techniques. In part 2, you'll learn how businesses can credibly measure and report their real-world impact through industry best practices and global frameworks.

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Overview

How to improve organizational ESG

Increasingly, customers, employees, shareholders and stakeholders are interested in understanding the real-world outcomes of a company's operations, products, services and investments.

ESG activities are center stage as organizations around the world seek to:

  • Address the concerns of a variety of stakeholders
  • Improve organizational performance
  • Communicate their ability to promote sustainability

You play an important role in adding value as your organization begins or evolves their ESG activities.

In part 1, you'll learn about:

  • The six 2021 ESG trends
  • Internal control and sustainability reporting
  • Private company considerations

Part one is an AICPA & CIMA CFO Conference 2021 session rebroadcast.

In part 2, you'll learn how businesses can credibly measure and communicate their lasting impact on the world.

Part two is an AICPA & CIMA Corporate Finance & Controllers Conference 2021 session rebroadcast.

*This two-part webcast is free for CGMA designation holders.

Key Topics

  • ESG and impact: How are they related?
  • Enhancing corporate reporting
  • Paris Climate Agreement
  • Six 2021 ESG trends
  • SEC Enforcement Task Force
  • 12 ways to improve your ESG reporting
  • Internal control and sustainability reporting

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze the latest drivers and applications of ESG activity.
  • Identify ESG reporting techniques, frameworks and best practices from organizations across the globe.
  • Recognize internal controls and third-party assurance options for ESG reporting as well as integration with enterprise risk management (ERM).
  • Differentiate between ESG and impact reporting.
  • Determine best practices and global frameworks for measuring and reporting on impact, including the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

Who Will Benefit

  • Accounting and finance professionals
  • CGMAs
  • CFOs and business managers
  • Controllers

Professional development

This Webcast offers 2 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Accounting, Finance, Business Management and Organization, Management Services
Prerequisites:3-5 years in the profession
Programme level:Intermediate
Duration:2h 10m
Format:Webcast
Access:This is a live event. You will have access to webcast on the date/time of broadcast and the archive for 3 months after the broadcast date.

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  • Robert B. Hirth, Jr. COSO Chair

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