This year's AFCSR
also explored new ways for businesses to support social innovation.
The theme of this year's AFCSR
is "Getting it done".
This year's AFCSR
explores key questions such as, 'How can innovation profoundly change lives?
will cover seventeen sessions, divided into plenary sessions for big issues and challenges, and cutting-edge smaller breakout discussions focusing on the more specific aspects of best CSR practices and social entrepreneurship.
Pridiyathorn Devakula, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand, is this year's Guest of Honour and Keynote Speaker at the AFCSR
2015 Awards Gala Dinner.
Unilever brings in two speakers to share their CSR expertise at AFCSR
We are pleased to support the AFCSR
again and to work with them to share best CSR practices," commented Ms Mavis Kuek, General Manager Communications, Shell Companies in Singapore.
2008 indeed has the support of distinguished sponsors including Intel as co-presenter of Asian CSR Awards and Official Technology Partner; Microsoft, Shell, The Coca-Cola Company and Unilever as Strategic Corporate Partners; Ballarpur Industries Ltd, Borneo Motors (Singapore) Pte Ltd, City Developments Limited, Fuji Xerox Co.
program includes a combination of plenary and concurrent special interest sessions featuring business and political leaders, as well as high-ranking executives from international organizations and non-government organizations from all over the world.
When we talk about leading in Asia, we need to be mindful that some of the communities that we serve are among the most vulnerable in the world," notes Dato Timothy Ong, Chairman of AFCSR
and Asia Inc.
The theme of AFCSR
2008 is CSR - Business Response to Social Issues: Getting it Done.
The 2014 AFCSR
carries the theme "Building Resilient Communities: How Business, Government and Social Enterprises can Work Together.