Workshop on Setting Science-based Targets

Date: 27 February 2018
Time: 10:30 am - 04:30 pm Asia/Kolkata
Location: Mahindra Towers, Worli, Mumbai

The Science Based Targets initiative, CDP India and WRI India invite you to a special workshop in India on setting science-based targets for corporate GHG emissions. Companies that have set science-based targets see benefits to their business including increased innovation, reduced regulatory uncertainty, strengthened investor confidence and improved profitability and competitiveness. Join us for this intimate day-long workshop to learn how your company can set a science-based target.


Alberto Carrillo Pineda, Director, Science Based Targets initiative; Director, Renewable Energy Procurement, CDP

Chirag Gajjar, Senior Manager and Lead Mitigation, Climate Program, World Resources Institute India

Shailesh Telang, Technical Manager, Renewable Energy, CDP India


10:30 – 10:40 AM
Welcome address and agenda overview

10:40 – 11:00 AM
Introduction to Science Based Targets initiative and Call to Action

11:00 – 11:45 AM
Foundation: components for science-based targets and methods

11:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Tea break

12:00 – 12:45 PM
Setting a science-based target

12:45 – 1:30 PM

1:30 – 2:00 PM
Case study: how Mahindra Sanyo Special Steel Pvt. Ltd. set a science-based target

2:00 – 2:45 PM
Call to Action eligibility criteria and recommendations

2:45 – 3:00 PM
Tea break

3:00 – 3:30 PM
Target validation protocol

3:30 – 4:15 PM
Breakout sessions

4:15 – 4:30 PM

Register by 18 February to secure your spot.

Questions? Contact Chirag Gajjar at [email protected] or Shailesh Telang at [email protected].