ESEF early birds! The first ESEF annual reports have been filed. What are the lessons learned?
Experts from reporting authorities, reporting entities, consultancy, providers and stakeholders are kindly invited to share experiences.

COP26 Climate Change Conference (Glasgow, November 2021) is on the horizon. See the Greenfiling experience in COP25, Madrid. Advantages/drawbacks of ESEF/XBRL/LEI usage also on ESG reports?

When? Thursday, 11th March 2021, 14:00-16:00 CET

Draft Agenda

14:00-14:10 Opening Speech
Annemie Rombouts
Chair of the Corporate Reporting Standing Committee, ESMA
Deputy Chair of the Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority

14:10-14:30 ESEF situation in Europe
Anna Sciortino, ESMA

14:30-14:50 A method for the audit of ESEF filings
Jacques Urlus, Policy advisor Digital Reporting
The Royal Netherlands Institute of Chartered Accountants (NBA)

14:50-15:10 Panel on early experiences: Reporting entities

  • Panellists welcome, open participation
  • Daniel Sorroche, FCC

15:10-15:40 Panel on early experiences: Providers

15:40-15:55 Joint initiative for an ESG open panel in COP26
Karla McKenna, Head of Standards, Global LEI Foundation

15:55-16:00 Early empirical evidence on ESEF annual reports
Ignacio Boixo. President, Eurofiling Foundation.
Chair, eBusiness Coordination Group CEN

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