On November 9 and 10, the Paris Conference - Forum of the Americas will take place with a theme: "Rebuilding Trust now". This year, for the first time, the event of which ENGIE is a premium partner will be 100% digital. Le Grand Moment will be the highlight of the 2020 edition, a conversation with Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, Chairman of ENGIE, followed by an exchange with international business leaders. Three members of ENGIE's Executive Committee will also speak throughout these two days.
An exceptional edition: due to the current health crisis, the Paris Conference of the Forum of the Americas 2020 will be 100% digital. This institutional event, of which ENGIE is a premium partner, is the rendezvous of business leaders, investors and institutions. All the conferences, on the main topic “Rebuilding trust”, will be accessible on the Forum of the Americas website.
Gwenaelle Avice-Huet, EVP of ENGIE, will speak on "Forging a resilient and low carbon economy" (Monday 11/9, 11am), Didier Holleaux, EVP of ENGIE, on "Insuring resilience in a renewable energy mix" (Tuesday 11/10, 12pm) and Claire WAYSAND, Interim CEO of ENGIE, will participate in the round table "The importance of purpose: a more human and responsible capitalism" (Tuesday 11/10 at 4:00 pm).
A highlight of the Paris Conference, Le Grand Moment, is a 45-minute conversation with Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, Chairman of ENGIE, will address "Green recovery, time for action". He will first answer questions from Géraldine Amiel, Editor-in-Chief of Bloomberg Paris, followed by a dialogue with business leaders and international leaders invited to share their vision on green recovery.
11am -12 pm : OPENING by Angel GURRIA, Secretary General of the OECD
FORGING A RESILIENT AND LOW CARBON ECONOMY:
Gwenaelle AVICE-HUET, EVP, ENGIE
Elie GIRARD, CEO, Atos Origin
José Manuel ENTRECANALES, Chairman and CEO, Acciona
Lara J. WARNER, Chief Risk and Compliance Officer and member of the Board of Directors,
Akinwumi ADESINA, President, African Development Bank
1pm - 1:45pm
LE GRAND MOMENT: GREEN RECOVERY, TIME FOR ACTION
Jean-Pierre CLAMADIEU, Chairman of the Board of Directors of ENGIE
12pm – 12 50pm
ENSURING RESILIENCE IN A RENEWABLE ENERGY MIX
Didier HOLLEAUX,EVP, ENGIE
Benoit POTIER, Chairman and CEO, Air Liquide
Jose Luis MANZANO, President, Integra Capital
THE IMPORTANCE OF PURPOSE: A MORE HUMAN AND RESPONSIBLE CAPITALISM
Claire WAYSAND, Interim CEO, ENGIE
Benoît COQUART, CEO, Legrand
Stefano PESSINA, Deputy Managing Director, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Anne M. FINCUANE, VP, Bank of America and Chairman of the Board, Bank of America Europe