European Business and Nature Summit

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 09:00 to Friday, November 8, 2019 - 17:00

The European Business and Biodiversity PlatformEcoacsaFundación Empresa y Clima and Fundación Biodiversidad from Ministry for Ecological Transition – through the Spanish Business and Biodiversity Initiative (IEEB) – are joining forces to organise the European Business and Nature Summit on 7 and 8 November 2019. This two-days conference on business, biodiversity and natural capital will be hosted by CaixaForum in the very centre of Madrid, Spain.

The European Business and Nature Summit will provide:

  • A forum to discuss the most recent progresses made by businesses and financial institutions to better account for their impacts and dependencies on nature and take informed decisions to generate net positive impact;
  • An opportunity to strengthen political ambitions to protect biodiversity and shape the New Deal for Nature and People;
  • A regional stepping stone in the global run to the post-2020 biodiversity framework as regards business for nature and corporates contributing to protecting biodiversity and natural capital; and
  • An opportunity to engage a wide European audience in addressing biodiversity loss;