Sr. Engineering Manager, Renewables Lead Lloyd’s Register Energy Americas
The United Nations has proclaimed the Decade of Action for the world to deliver on its Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The United Nations Global Compact, the largest corporate sustainability initiative in the world, is driving business actions and ambitions to contribute to this important agenda. To reach the SDG goals by 2030, the ocean has a crucial role to play. By working together, companies, governments and science can advance ocean stewardship and secure a healthy and productive ocean. Ignace Beguin Billecocq, manager, Environment and Climate for the UN Global Compact, will provide insight on the role offshore renewables will play in delivering on the SDGs and the Paris Agreement, how local governments and companies can support these efforts, and the role of the UN Global Compact.