The Importance of Integrated Reporting Standards
08 March, 2013 | (01 hr)
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Integrated reporting standards aim to give a view of the organization by putting its performance and strategy in the context of its relevant social and environmental issues. Importantly, integrated reporting includes information to allow shareholders to make a more informed assessment of the future of a company. United Technologies Corporation, American Electric Power, Southwest Airlines, Clorox, Germany’s BASF, Denmark’s Novo Nordisk, Brazil’s Natura and the Netherlands’ Philips have voluntarily started this practice. Adopting this practice can have a strong influence on corporate behavior and ethics.
Join Mike Krzus of Mike Krzus Consulting and Aleen Bayard of Footprint Partners as they explain the concept of integrated reporting and its benefits and challenges.
In viewing, participants will learn about:
- Improving internal controls over nonfinancial information
- Determining materiality for nonfinancial information
- Developing key performance indicators for nonfinancial information
- Monitoring the activities of the following key organizations: International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB), and Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
Audience: Chief ethics officers/chief compliance officers, chief investment officers, chief risk officers, chief financial officers, asset managers, activist managers, pension funds, sustainability officers, investor relations
Aleen Bayard, LEED Green Associate, is Managing Partner of Footprint Partners. Aleen brings 25+ years of experience in change management strategy, communication, leadership
Kimberly Byer-Clark is a program director with The Conference Board. She develops and produces workshops and conferences in the Corporate Leadership practice. Kim is also responsible for content development, speaker selection and recruitment, spon... Full Bio