Corporate Social Responsibility: making a difference for your business and your stakeholders
A deep-dive into some concrete challenges for corporates, with a special focus on the green transition

09:15 - 09:25

Welcome words

Carlo Thelen, Director General, Chamber of Commerce

09:25 - 09:45

The Green Transition and the need for economic Transformation: what role for markets

Ann Pettifor, Director, Policy Research in Macroeconomics (PRIME)

09:45 - 10:10

The EU taxonomy: the challenge of defining sustainability

Mireille Martini, Policy Analyst, OECD Environment Directorate

10:10 - 10:30


10:30 - 10:55

Taxation as a catalyst for the transition towards a climate-neutral economy

Dr Stefan Speck, Economic Assessments and Sustainability Expert, European Environment Agency (EEA)

10:55 - 11:20

European climate ambitions and 'Net zero': financial and policy dimensions and implications for smaller economies

Michael Grubb, Professor of Energy and Climate Change & Research Director, UCL Institute of Sustainable Resources

11:20 - 11:40

Address by the Minister

Franz Fayot, Minister of the Economy

09:00 - 10:00


  • From shareholder capitalism to stakeholder capitalism: a path to strategic business transformation

Valérie Arnold, Sustainability partner, PwC Luxembourg,
Simon Braaksma, Senior Director, Philips
Norman Fisch, General Secretary, INDR

  • Green Economy - Strategic options in tax policy

Alina Macovei, Tax Partner, PwC Luxembourg
Dr Stefan Speck, Economic Assessments and Sustainability Expert, European Environment Agency (EEA)

10:00 - 10:30

Workshops restitution

10:30 - 10:50

Le consensus - une enquête auprès de 200 professionnels (en français)

Vincent Hein, Economist, Fondation IDEA a.s.b.l.

10:50 - 11:05

ESG, a critical and complex challenge for the real economy - our experience
John Parkhouse, CEO, PwC Luxembourg

11:05 - 11:45

FEDIL panel - Towards a sustainable Industry - what does that mean?

Moderated by Dr Gaston Trauffler, Head of industrial policy activities, FEDIL and with:

  • Roland Bastian, Country Head Luxembourg, ArcelorMittal
  • Ludovic Dardinier, Managing Director, Primary Metal, Hydro Aluminium Clervaux S.A.
  • Claude Seywert, Chief Executive Officer, Encevo S.A.

11:45 - 12:00

Closing des Journées

François Mousel, Partner, Clients & Markets Leader, PwC Luxembourg

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