RIA Conference

The RIA Conference is the flagship event of the Responsible Investment Association, Canada’s industry association for responsible investment (RI). The event gathers RI leaders from retail and institutional markets to discuss the latest industry trends, development and issues.

For several years, the RIA Conference has welcomed some of the most influential leaders in sustainable finance and ESG to its stage, with the vision of advancing RI in Canada through education, market integrity and advocacy.

RIA Conference attendees include financial advisors, foundations, endowments, pension funds, asset managers, fund companies, consultants, service providers, academics and more, from across Canada and beyond!

Responsible investment Association

As Canada’s industry association for responsible investment, the RIA’s members includes asset managers, asset owners, financial advisors, and service providers who support its mandate of advancing RI in Canada’s retail and institutional markets. 

Our institutional members include some of the largest asset owners and asset managers in Canada, collectively managing over $42 trillion in assets.

Our Strategic Priorities



Promoting industry and market education about all RI strategies



Play a leadership role in catalyzing market development and integrity



Advancing a policy and regulatory environment conducive to RI

Become an RIA Member

RIA Members save on RIA Conference Registration. Contact us to learn more about the benefits!