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IPCC scientists have warned that a 1.5 degrees Celsius rise in temperatures is a crucial threshold for avoiding the most dangerous and irreversible effects of climate change. 

 

To prevent the planet from passing the point of no return, this is the defining decade.

Manna Chong

Manager - Technology Innovation, Eureka Nova, New World Development

Manna leads and drives the overall planning, preparation, and execution of the UNSDGs-focused accelerator program Impact Kommons and the climate tech conference 1.5°C Summit at Eureka Nova. She also assists in the investment process, including deal sourcing and investment evaluation. Prior to Eureka Nova, Manna has accumulated over 5 years of experience in program management and venture capital investment. She was actively engaged in deal sourcing and analysing investment opportunities in early and growth stage innovation and technology companies, as well as advising startups. She also played a leading role at HKU iDendron in designing and managing their incubation program.

All Sessions by Manna Chong

4:10 pm - 4:45 pm
Closing Ceremony

Investment Strategy: Washing Out Greenwashing

With so much capital being invested into sustainability and climate technologies, how do investors ensure that their capital and investment is going towards technologies, companies & innovations that are making a real impact and are not just greenwashing?

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© 2021, The 1.5C Summit powered by Eureka Nova

Eureka Nova is a leading open innovation platform that empowers technology startups to co-create within the New World Group ecosystem of culture, creativity and innovation.

© 2022, The 1.5C Summit powered by Eureka Nova