November 25, 2013, 14:00-16:00  Venue:CIGS Meeting Room3

CIGS Seminar:"Cross Border, Cross Issue, and Cross Sector CSR"

Ms. Angela Joo-Hyun Kang lectured and lead a discussion entitled "Cross Border, Cross Issue, and Cross Sector CSR" with Mr. Jun Kurihara.

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(Ms. Angela Joo-Hyun Kang、Mr. Jun Kurihara from the left)

Presentation by Ms. Angela Joo-Hyun Kang & Mr. Jun KuriharaPDF:3.2MB

Seminar's outline
Title: "Cross Border, Cross Issue, and Cross Sector CSR"
Speaker: Ms. Angela Joo-Hyun Kang
      (Founder and Executive President of Global Competitiveness Empowerment Forum (GCEF))
Moderator: Mr. Jun Kurihara, Research Director, CIGS

In the age of relentless globalization, Japanese and Korean companies are exerting effort in adjusting their overseas operations to a globalized modus operandi.
At the seminar, the speaker has addressed the issue of globalized corporate social responsibility (CSR) operations from a cross-border, cross-issue, and cross-sector perspective, which can be applicable to both Japanese and Korean transnational corporations.

Speaker's introduction
Angela Joo-Hyun Kang is Founder and Executive President of Global Competitiveness Empowerment Forum (GCEF), a nonprofit organization to promote CSR, sustainability and business integrity, registered under the Ministry of Knowledge Economy based in Seoul, Republic of Korea.
She has been a judge of Health Enhancement Category of Asian CSR Awards hosted by Asian Institute of Management Ramon V. Del Rosario Sr. Center for Corporate Social Responsibility in Manila, Philippines. At the same time, she serves as a member of the Asia Pacific Jury panel of Cartier Women's Initiative Awards 2012 invited by Cartier Headquarter in France. She co-authored the South Korea section of "The World Guide to CSR" published in UK by Greenleaf Publishing and "Trends and Strategies of CSR" by Community Chest of Korea.
Ms. Kang was Advisor of Presidential Council of Nation Branding of Republic of Korea and is currently serving as an advisor of Community Relations Center under the Ministry of Health and Welfare.