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SGS, together with CUHK-CBS and CSR executive Mr. Man Lam, is pleased to invite you to attend this seminar to learn more about what we can do to develop the SME business in a CSR way to achieve sustainability.

Starts

31 Oct 2019, 13:30

Ends

31 Oct 2019, 16:30

Location

Pak Shek Kok, Hong Kong, China

Business sustainability requires strategic management focuses on corporate vision, which is crucial to your long-term business success and building viable and profitable business model. For SME to achieve sustainability, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is now increasingly adopted by companies in developed nations as part of the indispensable long-term business strategy.

The fundamental idea of business sustainability is that enterprises which are responsible to their stakeholder groups in the process of doing business are more likely to sustain their business operations. There is growing evidence that companies which are proactive in CSR are more likely to build a positive image, nurture high employee commitment and customer loyalty, reduce cost and risk, and facilitate innovations.

In short, SME can strengthen its competitive advantage and financial performance in the long run through integrating CSR into business strategy and operations.

TOPICS

  • The implementation of CSR in SME- strategic planning, management tools and communication with stakeholders
  •  How can an enterprise strengthen its competitive advantage and financial performance in the long run through integrating CSR?
  • Successful sustainable SME cases of development from Hong Kong to other regions
  • Services that could help SME adopting CSR practices and disclosure

THE SPEAKERS

Prof. Carlos Lo

He is currently the Head of the Department of Government and Public Administration and the Director of Centre for Business Sustainability (CBS) at the CUHK Business School. He has been promoting CSR as a progressive business model that permits corporations and SMEs to achieve business sustainability, through the launch and compilation of the Hong Kong SME Business Sustainability Index and the Hong Kong Business Sustainability Index.

Mr. Man Lam

He is a CSR, corporate brand, marketing distribution and management executive while also the founder and film director of MYLAMSTUDIO est 2001. As a guest speaker of economy & media content investment and CSR all over the world, Man was also the Cyberport's first ever delegation company to Silicon Valley of USA, awarded as “The Best 33 of the Hong Kong SME Business Sustainability Index” during 2012 to 2018, built global media platform and content management on CSR in Asia since 2008 and successfully setup global content corporation in Japan and BRO in South Korea.

Ms. Miranda Kwan

She is currently the Director of Certification and Business Enhancement of SGS Hong Kong Limited, with more than 20 years of management experiences in the industry. She is responsible for the business development and the overall strategy of the division. Ms. Kwan holds a B.Sc. (Hons) in Chemical Technology and a Master of Business Administration from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Ms. Kwan contributes to the community services and she is the Vice President of Hong Kong Institution of Certified Auditors.

DATE

October 31, 2019 (Thursday)

TIME

2:30 - 5:15 PM (Registration starts at 2:15 PM)

VENUE

SGS Hong Kong Limited, Units 303 & 305, 3/F, Building 22E, Phase 3, Hong Kong Science Park

LANGUAGE

Cantonese supplemented with English materials

ENROLLMENT

Please enroll here on or before October 30, 2019 (Wednesday). 50 seats are available for enrollment. A maximum of 2 delegates from each organization can enroll. Seats are on a first come first serve basis.