Programme

ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGE: POTENTIAL COSTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

Sustaining Economic Expansion
Panel Session

Moderator:
John Thornhill , Innovation Editor, The Financial Times

Panellists
Jens Birgersson , President, Chief Executive Officer, ROCKWOOL International A/S
Anton Botes , Global Oil & Gas Leader, Deloitte, South Africa
Nikolai Podguzov , Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Maxim Sokov , Chief Executive Officer, En+ Group
Charles Hendry , Minister of State for Energy (Department for Energy & Climate Change) of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (2010–2012)
Dimitris Tsitsiragos , Vice President, New Business, International Finance Corporation
Igor Chestin , Director, World Wildlife Fund - Russia
Hakima El Haite , Minister Delegate for the Environment of the Kingdom of Morocco

Broadcast

Key moments

Tax breaks are the most effective measure for encouraging the transition to low-carbon development.
Nikolai Podguzov
In a competitive environment, if you do not deal with climate change as good or better than your competitors, you will go out of business.
Anton Botes