Watch our on-demand video discussions recorded at the COP27 Climate Change Conference in Egypt focusing on accelerating the net-zero transition.

Global leaders convened in Egypt in November 2022 for COP27, as the world reached a pivotal point in determining the future of the planet.

During the conference, McKinsey Sustainability convened CEOs, experts, and thought leaders who all share a commitment to accelerating the transition to net-zero in order to inform the global conversation.

Our virtual events from Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt streamed live on November 7-17 and focused on what practical steps global leaders can take to achieve sustainability and growth across key areas such as energy, nature, materials, adaptation, and finance.

Agenda overview

Our Virtual Event Series

McKinsey convened a series of panel discussions in Sharm El-Sheikh and online during COP27.

Watch highlights from our events:


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A devilish duality: How CEOs can square resilience with net-zero promises

– Amid turbulence on the path to net zero, leaders will have to be much nimbler to balance resilience with an energy future that is secure, affordable, and clean. Five actions can help.

Decarbonising India: Charting a pathway for sustainable growth

– This will be a decisive decade. With intentional action, India can accelerate decarbonisation at scale while pursuing economic growth.

Spotting green business opportunities in a surging net-zero world

– Explore how 8 industries may transition to reach a 2050 net-zero scenario, and how organizations can respond with new green businesses that create value along the way.

The new imperative for green commodities

– The energy and materials transition is reshaping the strategic toolbox of commodity producers. Seven actions can help them master the transition.

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