Good Investments Are Sustainable

Discover how good governance, environmental sustainability and social stewardship can drive profit for your firm

The premier event for professionals who care about investing in sustainability

Join us again on Wednesday - May 2nd, 2018

At SILC, you will:

Learn how to implement sustainability practices such as integrated reporting, sustainable policies and good governance at your and clients’ firms.

Meet other attorneys, accountants, investors, and financial professionals in the global investment community.

Make personal connections and take home a practical understanding of how sustainability can drive profit for your and your clients’ firms.

Why attend SILC?

The annual Sustainability Investment Leadership Conference (SILC) New York event is dedicated to sustainability and the investment community. SILC facilitates dialogue and provides practical tools to drive value creation by understanding a firm’s strategic inputs and managing risk.

Learn from and interact with an international lineup of luminaries including accountants, lawyers, investors and corporate executives as they discuss current sustainability trends, themes and issues affecting businesses and their stakeholders.

Discover key strategies and learn practical tools for implementing sustainability best practices to benefit your firm and your clients.

Network with panelists and peers and share experiences on incorporating sustainability.

Do all of this while earning CLE and CPE credits!


SILC brings together an amazing lineup of sustainability and corporate luminaries, from attorneys and CPAs to CEOs and CFOs to environmental experts and champions for social change.

Sarah Tomolonius
Conference Chair, Co-founder, SILC
Michael Kraten
Professor of Accounting, Chair of the Division of Accounting, Finance, and Economics, and Director of Accreditation of Business School Programs, Houston Baptist University, and Deputy Chair of SILC Conference
Helena Barton
Partner and Client Executive, Deloitte
Patsy Doerr
Global Leader, Social Impact
Lee A. DeHihns, III.
Partner (Retired), Alston & Bird LLP
Barry C. Melancon
CEO, Association of International Certified Professional Accountants; President & CEO at American Institute of CPAs
Andrea Schmitz
Vice President of Environment, Health and Safety, Con Edison
Kristen Sullivan
Partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Marc L. Rinaldi
Partner-in-Charge of Financial Services and Director of Family Office Investments, PKF O’Connor Davies LLP
Tensie Whelan
Professor of Business and Society, NYU
Mervyn E. King
Chairman, King Committee in South Africa
Linda Klein
President, American Bar Association (ABA)
Spring Lacy
VP, Corporate & Community Engagement, Prudential Financial
Adam Weinstein
President of New York Hedge Fund Roundtable
Lily Trager
Dir. of Investing with Impact, Morgan Stanley
Martin Whittaker
CEO of JUST Capital
Meghan D. Hely Walsh
Public & Charity Manager, Holland & Knight
John C. Dernbach
Commonwealth Professor of Environmental Law and Sustainability
Rick Alexander
Head, Legal Policy at B Labs
John White
Partner, Cravath, Corporate Governance
Marcy Twete
Exec. Dir, Corp Responsibility, ArcelorMittal
Christopher Johnson
CEO, Center for Justice, Rights & Dignity
John Wilson
Head of Governance, Cornerstone Capital
Anita Househam
UN Global Compact LEAD
Aaron Briggs
Corporate, Securities & Finance, GE
Jason Ackerman
BNA CPAs & Advisors
Madden DeGarmo Manion
Chief Development Officer, Points of Light
Jeffrey Senne
Senior Dir, Corporate Responsibility, PwC

“Sustainability is the strategy that ensures an enterprise’s super-longevity. This means practicing fierce reputational protection, dealing in a fair and balanced way with employees and suppliers, respecting the environment and engaging with the entire stakeholder community.”

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Position your firm in front of the most influential professionals in the accounting, legal and investor industries at the fastest-growing sustainability conference in the U.S.

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