Event: How Accountants Can Help Business Adapt to Climate Change

Event: How Accountants Can Help Business Adapt to Climate Change

Learn how accountants can plan for and adapt to climate change.
NBS June 8, 2015
Update: June 17, 2015

This event occurs in the past. For further details on this event see the original registration page.

Accountants play a critical role in helping business adapt to climate change. While businesses often approach climate change issues via the sustainability department, the finance team is critical to developing robust solutions.

On June 16, 2015 in Toronto, NBS and CPA Canada will host a breakfast seminar to help accountants navigate climate change adaptation. Join experts from CPA Canada, Ernst & Young LLP, and TD Bank Group among others to learn how accountants can plan for and adapt to the impacts of climate change.

Event Details

Date: Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Time: 8-9:30 a.m.

Location: CPA Ontario (69 Bloor Street East, Toronto)

Tickets: Free

Speakers
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