Managing Conflicting Interests in Prioritizing Materiality Assessments
Track 1: Monitoring and Reporting
Wednesday, June 7 | 9:45 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.
 
Speakers:
Amath Gomis, senior sustainability manager, AT&T
Jennifer Leitsch, director of corporate responsibility, CBREInvestors, customers and other stakeholders continue to take a great interest in assessing the environmental and sustainability impact of the materials a company uses. Companies must look closely at how they are making materiality assessments and how they tie into financial performance.AT&T and CBRE are among companies that have undergone extensive reviews of their processes and made some important insights into how the materials that such large corporations use tie into the impact they can have on their bottom line.In this session, you will learn:

 

  • The first steps that must be taken before you even begin such a massive undertaking as a materiality assessment.
  • How this kind of assessment can have a direct impact on a company’s business plan.