IRC Annual Conference 2021 International developments in reporting: A practical look for preparers


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IRC Annual Conference 2021 – Programme


9:00 – 9:05 Welcome
Leigh Roberts,
CEO of the IRC
9:05 – 9:30 Address:  The future of corporate reporting
Professor Mervyn King, Chair of the IRC and Chair emeritus of the Value Reporting Foundation
9:30 – 10:00 Address:  The role of the new International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB)
Professor Suresh Kana, Deputy chair of the IRC and a Trustee of the IFRS Foundation
10:00 – 10:30 Presentation: What we could see in climate reporting
Michael Zimonyi, Policy & External Affairs Director of the Climate Disclosure Standards Board (CDSB)
10:30 – 10:40 10-minute break
10:40 – 11:10 Presentation: How GRI reporting fits in corporate reporting
Bastian Buck, Chief of Standards, GRI
11:10 – 12:00 Panel discussion:  A panel of experts on the practical implications for preparers: materiality, value creation, preservation or erosion, enterprise value, different reports and governance
Mohamed Adam, IRC Working Group and King Committee, Mark Hoffman, IRC Working Group and partner at Deloitte, Karin Ireton, IRC Working Group and TCFD consultant, Corli le Roux, IRC Working Group and member of the GRI’s Global Sustainability Standards Board and Leigh Roberts, CEO of the IRC
12:00 – 12:20 20-minute break
12:20 – 12:45 Presentation:  The new process disclosures and the IRC’s Updated Governance Information Paper
Fay Hoosain, IRC Working Group and director of BTI (Pty) Ltd
12:45 – 13:15 Presentation:  Trends in integrated reporting in South Africa
Jayne Mammatt, IRC board member, director at PwC, adjudicator  of the CGISA Awards
13:15 – 13:40 Presentation:  The prototype Integrated Thinking principles
Dr Jeremy Osborn, Director of business relationships & networks, Value Reporting Foundation
13:40 – 13:45 Thanks and closing remarks
Leigh Roberts

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