DAY TWO: 18 March 2021

10:30 am

Event opens

11:15 am

Welcome from the conference chair

  • Housekeeping
  • Jamboard review

Speaker

11:25 am

Speed networking

Connect with fellow attendees in our roulette-style speed networking session

11:50 am

REGULATING FOR INVESTOR CONFIDENCE

11:50 am

Regulatory keynote: balancing resilience and unpredictability

Speaker

12:10 pm

Panel discussion: viewpoints on regulating for investor confidence

  • What is the right cost of capital for investor confidence and consumer value?
  • How do you ensure stable returns for investors in an unpredictable, heavily regulated market?
  • Do new regulatory frameworks include sufficient upside incentive for outperformance?
  • How should regulation adapt to accelerate investments in the infrastructure and technologies needed for net zero?

Speakers

12:50 pm

Speed networking

Connect with fellow attendees in our roulette-style speed networking session

1:00 pm

Take a break

Refuel and refresh ahead of the next session

1:30 pm

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION & INVESTOR INTERESTS

1:30 pm

Welcome back

Speaker

1:35 pm

Panel discussion: why is the digital revolution a game changer for investors?

  • Using the power of digitalisation to enhance operational performance and asset health
  • Harnessing digital innovation for competitive advantage
  • Reducing risk exposure through digital maturity
  • Benefits for investors of an effective digital strategy

Speakers

2:15 pm

Speed networking

Connect with fellow attendees in our roulette-style speed networking session

2:30 pm

ESG, NATURAL CAPITAL & INVESTOR EXPECTATIONS

2:30 pm

What are investors looking for from the ESG agenda in straitened times?

Speaker

2:45 pm

Keynote: creating value through natural capital

Speaker

3:00 pm

Fireside chat: reporting on natural capital and improving decision-making

  • What should you do to ensure your reporting is robust?
  • Examples of good reporting
  • Applying the natural capital approach to decision making across the business

Speakers

  • Peter Simpson

    Peter Simpson
    Chief Executive Officer - Anglian Water Services

  • Mark Gough

    Mark Gough
    Chief executive officer - Capitals Coalition

3:25 pm

Closing remarks & Jamboard review

Speaker

3:30 pm

Close of the Utility Week Investor Summit 2021