ICSD 2018

At the 2018 edition of the International Conference on Sustainable Development, “Breaking Down Silos: Fostering Collaborative Action on the SDGs” Gold Standard will present our paper co-authored with Perene Institute and Natura Cosméticos, "Women / Energy / Climate:  Linking SDGs to drive finance to high-impact projects."

Alfred Lerner Hall, Columbia University Morningside Campus
2920 Broadway
New York, NY, 10027


Sustainable Brands: New Metrics

Sustainable Brands: New Metrics is focused on the ROI of Sustainable Business, helping sustainability professionals to learn to measure the risk and impact of previously unmeasured forms of value with thought leaders using the newest credible tools and solutions.


Carbon Forward 2018

The Carbon Forward 2018 conference, "How to Survive and Thrive in Carbon Markets" is designed to equip companies, legislators, traders, analysts, investors and more with everything they need to know about managing risks and opportunities in the EU ETS as well as global carbon markets. To help sustainability professionals understand how to future-proof their business for the low-carbon economy, Gold Standard Chief Technical Officer Owen Hewlett will present in the session:


Convergences World Forum 2018

The Convergences World Forum brings together professionals who seek innovative solutions to fight poverty in the world. Gold Standard CEO, Marion Verles, is joining a panel to discuss how carbon neutral actions can provide local partnerships and employment opportunities.


Renewable Energy Markets meeting

Gold Standard Director of Partnerships and Business Development, Bernardo Lazo, will facilitate a discussion on 'Market Instruments and Sustainable Development,' highlighting the new Gold Standard Renewable Energy Label.  



Climate Change and Clean Cookstoves: Lessons learnt and Opportunities in Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals

The New School, Tishman Auditorium  
24 September 2018, 18:30 - 20:30


Global Climate Action Summit

Gold Standard will participate in several events at the inaugural Global Climate Action Summit:

A New Digital Commodity Ecosystem for the Low-Carbon Economy 
Co-hosted with Xpansiv
11 September, 12:30 - 13:30 
Palace Hotel


ISEAL: Global sustainability standards conference

As we seek full ISEAL membership, Gold Standard is pleased to be attending the ISEAL Alliance 'Global Sustainability Standards Conference.'



The Liechtenstein Office of the Environment and Gold Standard will host a side event about the transformative potential of blockchain for climate action:

"Paris Agreement Instruments - Challenges and Potential of Blockchain Technology”: 

Wednesday 9 May 
18:30 – 20:00
Followed by a Networking Apéro
Room Berlin (112)