Agenda: Carbon Offsetting Workshop



WORKSHOP: CORSIA Carbon Markets & Offset Strategies

14:15 – 14:20 Welcome address and outline of the workshop’s objectives

Eva Weightman, Relationship Manager, International Emissions Trading Association (IETA)

14:20 – 14:45 Introduction to global offset markets

  • How do the offset markets operate?
  • ICAO emissions unit criteria and how this relates to project generation
  • Paris Agreement’s Article 6 and impact on CORSIA offsets, UN CDM and other mechanisms
  • Supply pipeline analysis

Robert Stevens, Director of Partnerships, ClimateCare

14:45 – 15:30 Learning session 1: Project offset types

Naomi Swickard, Chief Market Development Officer, Verra
Jessica Verhagen, VP Strategy & Business Development, Ecosphere+

15:30 – 15:45 Short informal break
15:45 – 16:25


Learning session 2: Practical tips  

Sourcing credits and understanding markets

John Battaglia, Head of Carbon Markets, BGC Partners

Hedging strategies for CORSIA and those airlines covered under national and regional emissions trading systems

Africa Abajas Bermejillo, Head of Aviation Services, Vertis Environmental Services

16:25 – 17:30


How and why your business should develop an offset project strategy

Helen Howes, Senior Adviser, First Climate

Airline case study

Speaker to be confirmed

17:30 End of workshop and conference
Note: content, timings and speakers subject to change at any time.