Workshop 2

Financial Opportunities and Reduced Risks for Low Carbon Businesses

Date: 28.04.2010

Time: 13.15 – 17.30

Location: The Marmara Hotel (Taksim) – Opera Room


• 13.15 – 13.30:  Registration

• 13.30 – 15.00:  Status Update and Stakeholder Perspectives

  - Welcome and CDP Turkey Update (Melsa Ararat. Director-CDP Turkey/Sabancı University)

  - Regulation Perspective (Evren Türkmenoğlu. Deputy Expert, Climate Change Department/ Ministry of Environment and Forestry). Find the presentation here

  - Creditor Perspective: ‘Financial Opportunities for Low Carbon Firms’ (Funda Gürel. Department Head, Corporate Banking / Industrial Development Bank of Turkey –TSKB). Find the presentation here

• 15.00- 15.30: Coffee Break

• 15.30- 17.00:   Practice Perspectives

  - Expert Perspective: ‘The Existing Practices in Turkey and Future Global Trends of Voluntary Carbon Market’ (Oğuz Can. İSTAÇ). Find the presentation here

  - International Practices The Business response to climate change, return of experience of international best practices (Philippe Aubain. Ernst &Young Europe, Middle East, India and Africa –EMEIA, Climate Change and Sustainability Services). Find the presentation here

  - Corporate Perspective: ‘The case of Nuh Çimento’ (Ercan Sayarı, Oğuz Aydinç. Nuh Çimento). Find the presentation here

• 17.00 – 17.30: Q&A/panel