This slide deck was designed to accompany a video webcast that included an interactive discussion by a moderator and three panelists, held on 23 April 2014 An effective corporate sustainability strategy includes staying on top of today’s trending topics. To help, we bring you this interactive series of discussions on sustainability issues. This series is a companion to our Let’s talk: sustainability thought leadership, providing deeper insight on issues in this quarter’s publication. EY live webcasts give you the opportunity to join the conversation, ask questions, post comments and see how you compare with other participants through live polling. This quarter, our Sustainability leaders will discuss: • Proxy season 2014: preview of the environmental and social shareholder proposals • Banking on the benefits of accounting for GHG emissions • Using sustainability for competitive advantage in government procurements • Setting credible sustainability goals that drive real business value Feedback from our previous webcast: “Really good, top-level summary of this emerging area." —CFO, Healthcare You are welcome to join the on-demand version of this interactive discussion and learn about current sustainability issues for business by going to Let's talk: sustainability Q1 2014: http://bit.ly/1geXYSI This webcast is part of an ongoing series. Register for any webcast and you will be asked if you want to receive invitations to future webcasts.