This course offers an introduction to climate change, its impacts on the economy, industries, and businesses. Participants will gain an understanding of the definition of climate change and global warming, the scientific evidence behind it, and the risks and opportunities that climate change presents to businesses. The course also covers green financing, its benefits, and types, as well as actions that companies can take to reduce their emissions and build a climate-resilient business. The course concludes with an interactive Q&A session with the audience and key takeaways to help businesses prepare for a changing climate.
The course will use a mix of lectures, case studies, group discussions, and interactive exercises to enhance learning and engagement. Participants will also apply the concepts learned in the course to real-world scenarios.
Participants will be able recognize the impacts of climate change on businesses and identify the necessary steps businesses can take to adapt to the changing climate.
This course is suitable for business leaders, executives, managers, and professionals who are interested in understanding the impacts of climate change on the Singapore economy and businesses and developing strategies to adapt to the changing climate.
All participants will receive a Certificate of Attendance from SEAS upon completion.
Co-founder and Principal Consultant of Valores Global
David has been involved the environment sustainability and renewable energy since 2012. He is the co-founder and Principal Consultant of Valores Global, a bespoke firm providing green energy solutions, sustainability-as-a-service and corporate business support. The firm also provides advisory on environmental attributes like carbon credits and renewable energy certificates.
David is also a project advisor for PFAN, a Global Network of Advisors providing support to entrepreneurs and growing companies in the area of climate mitigations and adaptations. As an advocate of sustainable practices in businesses, he shares his beliefs through mentorship to aspiring projects at different stages of growth.
Prior his adventure in environmental sustainability, he was a foremost expert in the Reverse Supply Chain Industry in Asia Pacific. He has more than 2 decades of experiences in business and operations in multi-national companies. David holds a Master’s in Business Logistics