Ontario's Carbon Opportunity

Learning from the Past, Building for the Future

TORONTO, On - October 13-14, 2016

Organizing Partners

Host Partners

Presenting Partners

Day 1 :ONTARIO GREEN FINANCE & INVESTMENT: Green Finance Trends, Innovation and Opportunities for Ontario

... Location: Goodmans LLP, 3400-333 Bay Street, Toronto.
Thu, Oct 13

Registration & Networking Lunch

Welcome Remarks

Making the Links: Green Finance, Markets, and Innovation (Expert Presentations)

Unlocking Green Capital: Current Pitfalls, Future Promise (Moderated Business Roundtable)

Coffee Break

Green Banks & Beyond: Enabling Institutions & Governance Models (Panel and Q&A)

Green Finance Tool-Kit: Relevance and Replicability in Ontario (Panel and Q&A)

Keynote & Closing Remarks

Day 2: ONTARIO CAP-AND-TRADE BUSINESS: Complying & Thriving in Ontario's New (Linked) Carbon Market

... Location: Ontario Investment & Trade Centre (OITC), 35th Floor, 250 Yonge Street, Toronto.
Fri, Oct 14

Registration & Continental Breakfast

Scene-Setting Remarks: Carbon Pricing in Canada & Post-Paris

Cap-and-Trade Mechanics, Program Design, and Policy Outlooks


Looking at the Numbers: Market Analysts’ Roundtable

Lunch & Keynote

Auctions, Trading and Compliance Considerations


Offset System Design & Protocol Development

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