Interactive Roundtables Discussion
Date & Time
Wednesday, March 27, 2024, 2:10 PM - 3:10 PM
Andrew Nobbay Jennifer Stewart Cynthia Schwendeman Mara Abbott Jason Oates

Each round table has a different topic, and attendees can select the round table they want to participate in.Round table leaders will spend the first 15 minutes meeting the delegates and providing a case study/lessons learned log/industry update and then moderating a 30-minute discussion with the group where they can give feedback and ask questions. The final 10 –15 minutes will be spent agreeing on 3 -5 industry recommendations. A selection of these recommendations will be shared with the whole audience, and all them will be summarized in the post-event report.

  1. Decarbonization as a Service 
    The New Frontier to Achieve Net-Zero Emissions
    Andrew Nobbay, Director Carbon Accounting, Oxy
  2. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC’s) Role in Voluntary Carbon Credit Markets 
    Challenges, opportunities, and possible solutions to delivering liquidity, price transparency, and Risk management
    Jennifer Stewart, Director Climate and ESG Policy, API
  3. Blockchain 
    The role of Blockchain in emissions data collection
    Jason Oates, Vice President Environmental and Regulatory, PureWest Energy
  4. E-Liability Accounting Framework 
    Transforming the measurement of GHG emissions in global products and services 
  5. CSRD and ESRS Sustainability Disclosure Requirements  
    Understanding the implication of the Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CSRD) and the European Sustainability Reporting Directive (ESRS)to US Companies
  6. Carbon Analytics  
    Transforming data into actionable insights against GHG emissions
    Mara Abbott, Senior Manager, Oil and Gas, Ceres
  7. Corporate Sustainability and Due Diligence Directive (CSDDD) 
    Understanding the impact of CSDD on companies' operations and corporate governance for reducing net greenhouse emissions
  8. Carbon Data Reporting 
    Ensuring high-quality data to understand your company’s emission sources better and abatement opportunities
    Cynthia Schwendeman, Staff Data Manager, BP