Recorded on June 2014

Insurance Industry Understanding Climate Risks


"The insurance industry really has been out front of trying to really quantify and understand these risks for a couple of decades now," said Steve Bennett, Senior Vice President of Verisk Climate. Insurance companies are trying to take the hazards and potential impacts of climate change and present them in terms of what the risk of any given event or hazard may be.

Speakers at this Event

CEO, As You Sow

Senior Vice President, Verisk Climate

Kara J. Foundation Professor and Kimmelman Family Senior Fellow at the Woods Institute for the Environment, Stanford University

Lisa Goldberg, Director of Research, Aperio Group

Senior Portfolio Manager, Morgan Stanley

Associate Vice President and Lead Scientist, Environmental Defense Fund