ESEF today, ESG tomorrow

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

Moderator: Elina Koskentalo, Eurofiling Board Member


14:00-14:15 Opening Speech
Annemie Rombouts
Chair of the Corporate Reporting Standing Committee, ESMA. Deputy Chair of the Belgian Financial Services and Markets Authority

14:15-14:40 ESEF updates
Anna Sciortino, ESMA

14:40-15:00 A method for the audit of ESEF filings
Jacques Urlus, Policy advisor Digital Reporting
The Royal Netherlands Institute of Chartered Accountants (NBA)

15:00-15:10 Early experiences in a large reporting entity
Daniel Sorroche. Head of Consolidation Department, FCC

15:10-15:35 Panel on early experiences: Providers

15:35-15:50 Early empirical evidence on ESEF annual reports
ESEF reports with comparability & ratios as Excel

Ignacio Boixo. President, Eurofiling Foundation
Diego Valentinetti. University “G. d’Annunzio”
Francisco Flores. AECA. University La Laguna

15:50-16:00 Joint initiative for an ESG open panel in COP26
Karla McKenna, Head of Standards, Global LEI Foundation

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?

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