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International CSR Summit to be held in Bangkok




Posted on May 04, 2017


International CSR Summit (ICS), Asia’s large scale and regional summit, for the third time will gather the top CSR thought leaders, , speakers and practitioners under one roof. The 3rdInternational CSR Summit will be held on the 2-3 June, in Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong Hotel, with 300 thought leaders and practitioners expected to attend from across the Asian region.

Themed “Sustainability Beyond Borders”, the summit offers a high-level networking platform that fosters interconnecting partnerships for the CSR community, and urges global sustainability collaborations -- a call to move beyond their borders.

Other highlights include mapping UN-SDGs into operations, industry-wide alliances, CSR ambassadors, CSR innovation, sustainability reporting, intriguing real life stories from CSR pioneers.

It is time countries come together to brave the waves of global sustainability challenges and brainstorm and define solutions. It is imperative that thought leaders need to manoeuvre the wheels of CSR transformation in their organizations. companies include B.Grimm, Interface Asia Pacific, Kusaga Athletic, Bangchak Petroleum, Adidas HK, Coca-Cola, United Nations Thailand, SEC Thailand, Thai Union, Response Ability, KPMG, from the office of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, and parliamentarians coming from different parts of Asia.

As CSR continues to be a dynamic element for all organizations, this year, we continue to see leaders incorporating social purpose as vital components in building their strong organizational strategies. Companies are also called to pay more attention to UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, and to work with respective governments on specific targets to achieve over the next 15 years. Other important trends include the growing number of partnerships and alliances in business, CSR is no longer a SILO initiative that is only the responsibility of the CSR team.

ABOUT ICS EVENT
ICS is a series of annual regional events in Asia where thought leaders talk CSR and sustainability. The summits aim to en ties, share experiences and insights, as well as identify regional challenges and opportunities to shape Asia towards a more responsible, sustainable and progressive socio-economic market.

We are proud to be a part of the effort and movement to promote and strengthen sustainability in Asian continent. Join us as we explore these opportunities and strategies in the summit, make it personal and invite your CSR doers and stakeholders from your organisations.

Please visit http://enterpriseasia.org/area/ics/ for more information.