CSR ASIA SUMMIT 2017

FUTURE PROOFING SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS

26-27 September, Bangkok
#CSRASIA17

Programme


Pre-Summit Training: 25 September 2017

09:00 - 12:00 (choose one of the following)
Training 1
Building and implementing a sustainability strategy

Erin Lyon, Executive Director, CSR Asia
Training 2
Community Investment impact measurement

Mabel Wong, Executive Director, CSR Asia
Training 3
Private Sector Engagement

Richard Welford, Chairman, CSR Asia
13:30 - 16:30 (choose one of the following)
Training 4
Creating shared value

Richard Welford, Chairman, CSR Asia
Training 5
Sustainability reporting – how to do it right

Samantha Woods, Senior Project Manager, CSR Asia
Angela Foulsham, Project Manager, CSR Asia
Training 6
How to incorporate the SDGs into strategy?

Mara Chiorean, Executive Director, CSR Asia
14:30 - 16:30 Members' Event
CIRT Members’ Event
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17:30 - 19:30 Members' Event
Strategic Partner meeting (members only)

19:00 - 20:00 Members' Event
Strategic Partner networking drinks


Conference Day 1: 26 September 2017

09:00 - 10:30
Welcome & Keynote
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30
Leadership Panel
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 Breakout sessions
Stream A:
CSR Strategy and Reporting
Stream B:
Emerging Issues
Stream C:
Supply Chains and Human Rights
The Asian Corporate Sustainability Leaders

Making the SDGs your business

Andrew Buay, Vice President, Group Sustainability & Talent Coach, Singapore Telecommunications Ltd (“SingTel”)
Joyce Chau, Foreign Trade Association (FTA) Representative Greater China
Marla Garin-Alvarez, Regional Manager, Corporate Responsibility & Inclusion for Asia Pacific, Thomson Reuters
From social compliance to factory improvements

Patrick McKeller, Vice President, Improvement Services, ELEVATE
15:30 - 16:00 Tea Break
16:00 - 15:30 Breakout sessions
Future-proofing your reporting

Daisy Chee, Assistant Manager, Group Sustainability, CLP Holdings
Seizing the opportunities of a circular economy

Harsha Vardhan, Global Environment Manager – Production, H&M
Human rights due diligence
17:30 - 19:00 Networking Reception


Conference Day 2: 27 September 2017

09:00 - 10:30 Breakout sessions
Stream A:
CSR Strategy and Reporting
Stream B:
Emerging Issues
Stream C:
Supply Chains and Human Rights
Creating value from stakeholder engagement

Liu Xiaowei, Vice President, External Relations, Shell APAC
Community investment: Development and Use of Technology Human trafficking

Aditi Wanchoo, Senior Manager, Social & Environmental Affairs, adidas
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 Breakout sessions
Is your organization resilient to climate change?

Andy McElroy, Private Sector Focal Point, Regional Office for Asia Pacific, UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)
From evidence to action: creating a gender-transformative business Supply chain forensics

Kevin Franklin, Senior Vice President, ELEVATE
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:30 Breakout sessions
Unlocking the value of corporate sustainability

Esther An, Chief Sustainability Officer, City Developments Limited (CDL)
Assessing the effectiveness and impact of social enterprises

Callum Douglas, Director, Corporate Responsibility, PwC
The marine plastics problem within global supply chains

Douglas Woodring, Co-Founder, Managing Director, Ocean Recovery Alliance
Maeve Nightingale, Senior Programme Manager, Mangroves for the Future, IUCN Asia.
15:30 - 16:00 Tea Break
16:00 - 17:00 World Café

 

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Pre-Summit training


Prior to the start of the two day Summit we will also host a programme of half day workshops focused on important CSR issues for you and your organisation. These workshops will be led by specialised external trainers as well as CSR Asia in-house experts.

Workshops for this year will cover the following topics:
Building and implementing a sustainability strategy
Community Investment impact measurement
Private Sector Engagement
Creating shared value
Sustainability reporting – how to do it right
How to incorporate the SDGs into strategy?


Join our Summit

Your registration fee includes attendance to the summit, access to the conference sessions, conference material, lunch for 2 days and canapes and drinks at our welcome reception.

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