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RI Certification

In 2014, we launched our certification program for Responsible Investment Advisors and Professionals. We offer two designations, which earn you CE credits and demonstrate your expertise to potential clients. Both of our designations are included in the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada  (IIROC) directory.

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PRI Academy

The Responsible Investment Association has launched the PRI Academy in Canada. It is increasingly important to understand how environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors affect shareholder and stakeholder value. As a result, demand for professional ESG training is increasing. The PRI Academy meets this demand.

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Knowledge Hub

We are pleased to launch the Responsible Investment Knowledge Hub to provide education and raise awareness of environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) issues that affect investment decisions. Our RI Basics page introduces readers to key concepts, issues, and trends in the field of responsible investment.

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RIA Conference TCFD Audience Poll Results

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RIA Conference 2018 – Plenary Session Highlights

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RIA 2018 Conference Slide Decks

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Roundtable on Responsible Business and the Law @ Henry Angus Building
Jul 19 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics at the UBC Sauder School of Business is pleased to host its second annual Roundtable on Responsible Business and the Law. Hear from academics and practitioners with expertise in diverse areas of the law fueling rising expectations of responsibility by business.

Registration is FREE but spaces are limited. Please RSVP to Christie Stephenson via email

Soul of the Next Economy Forum @ Ambrose University
Sep 28 @ 12:30 pm – Sep 29 @ 5:30 pm

The Soul of the Next Economy Forum is where business, the non-profit sector, government, and educational institutions converge to change the way we do business and impact society.

Fueled through innovation, collaboration, and corporate social responsibility we come together to:

learn about local and global social and development challenges connect with peers, industry experts and other sectors addressing these challenges engage in suitable business-oriented solutions to these challenges. The Forum focuses on: social responsibility, economic empowerment, sustainable development, social entrepreneurship, and business and non-profit collaboration.

Join us on September 28 and 29, 2018 for lively panel discussions, informative sessions, networking opportunities and thought-provoking keynote speakers.

Contact [email protected] for more information.
Please contact us directly for group rates of 5 people or more, or for more information about Executive Roundtable Supporter or other Sponsorship opportunities.

Responsible Investment Week @ Events Held Across Canada
Oct 22 – Oct 26 all-day

Responsible Investment Week is dedicated to education and awareness about responsible investment (RI) in Canada. The Responsible Investment Association (RIA) is coordinating a week of events across Canada to promote learning about environmental, social, and corporate governance (ESG) issues that affect investments on October 22-26, 2018.

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