The Future of Spaceship Earth launch

Will we meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals by 2030? What can business do to help?


Sverre Alvik Sverre Alvik
Group Leader Low Carbon Future / Senior Principal Researcher
Future of spaceship earth - the globe

Event Information

The UN Global Compact and DNV GL will launch the Future of Spaceship Earth – The Sustainable Development Goals – Business Frontiers report at the United Nations headquarters in New York.

The report forecasts the likelihood of achieving the SDGs by 2030, and aims to highlight ways business can deliver solutions to help achieve the SDGs. The event will take place in advance of the UN Private Sector Forum.

The event will be livestreamed here from 08:45EDT (14:45CET).

Featured speakers

  • Remi Eriksen – Group President and CEO, DNV GL
  • Bjørn Kj. Haugland – Chief Sustainability Officer, DNV GL
  • Sverre Alvik – Future of Spaceship Earth project director, DNV GL
  • Geir Molvik – CEO, Cermaq
  • John Streur – CEO, Calvert Investments
  • Marcus Figueredo – CEO, Hi Technologies
  • Mukund Rajan – Member, Group Executive Council, Tata Sons
  • Bertrand Piccard – Initiator, chairman and pilot, Solar Impulse
  • Emmanuelle Wargon – Senior VP and Head of Corporate Public Affairs, Danone
  • Dominic Vergine – Head of Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility, ARM
  • Lora Phillips – Director of Corporate Responsibility, Symantec
  • Alison Taylor – Vice President of Sustainability, Siemens
  • Gonzales Saenz de Miera, Director of Climate Change, Iberdrola
  • Librian Angraeni – Footprint and Social Compliance Manager, APP
  • Rebecca Marmont – Global Vice president for Partnerships, Unilever

The closing will be delivered by Lise Kingo, Executive Director and CEO of the UN Global Compact.