GLOBE Series Forum

IBC was the proud presenting partner of GLOBE Forum 2018 – North America’s most influential leadership summit for sustainable business – and to continue to lead the conversation around the financial implications of climate change and the role the insurance industry plays.

​GLOBE Forum is North America's most influential sustainable business leadership summit. The event attracts thousands of companies, thought leaders, clean technology innovators, influential NGOs, financiers and senior policy-makers from around the world.

As presenting sponsor, IBC has the privilege of leading important roundtable and panel sessions on the financial implications of climate change.

GLOBE Forum 2018 Keynotes


Don Forgeron, President and CEO, Insurance Bureau of Canada, talked about the insurance industry's role in tackling climate change at GLOBE Forum 2018.

The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment & Climate Change, joined leaders from the financial sector to discuss sustainable finance and the importance of transitioning to a climate resilient economy at GLOBE Forum 2018.

Insurance Bureau of Canada’s David McGown, Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives, participated on a panel about building Canada’s sustainable financial future at GLOBE Forum 2018.


The Insurance Bureau of Canada booth at GLOBE Forum 2018 in Vancouver 

Visitors had the opportunity to learn about flood risk and mitigation while at the Insurance Bureau of Canada booth at GLOBE Forum 2018

Flood installations at GLOBE Forum 2018 provided a stark personal reminder of what basement flooding can mean and encouraged viewers to think about how to protect their personal belongings from floods.