• 3rd Global Corporate Sustainability Fourm

    2020.11.18-19 @ The Grand Hotel Taipei

  • Theme

    2020 GCSF will bring together researchers, experts, policy-makers, and practitioners to translate innovative sustainable ideas into actions, addressing how to solve the global economic, social and environmental problems of sustainability.

    INCLUSIVNESS

    INNOVATION

    INVESTMENT

  • 2nd Global Corporate

    Sustainbility Forum 2019

    was held by A˙SDGs at The Grand Hotel, connected the international communities to discuss the current global trends and progress on sustainable developments as well as the creation of business opportunities. The opening ceremony was presided over by Vice President Chien-jen Chen and GCSF Chairman Ambassador Eugene Chien. ​

    Keynote Speech
    SDGs for Peace & Partnership​

    Invited international speakers from RobecoSAM, GRI, CSRWorks, Aberdeen Standard Investments, and Deloitte to speak about topics relating to SDG 16 and SDG 17.

    Keynote Speech

    SDGs for Planet​

    Invited international corportate exectives from PwC Australia, AUO, China Airlines, EY Hong Kong, and H&M to share their perspectives about role of corporations in sustainablity issues and its future outlook. ​

    Keynote Speech

    SDGs for Prosperity​

    Based on SDGs 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11, we invited experts from TCO Certified, Waseda University, German Trade Office Taipei, Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation, Singapore Institute of International Affairs to share their viewpoints of sustainable development from different perspectives.

    Keynote Speech

    SDGs for People

    The speech focused on the Humanities-oriented part of SDG 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6. TAISE invited professor at National Taiwan University, the executive director of the Asian Corporate Governance Association, and the vice chairman of the United Nations Center for Trade Facilitation and E-commerce and others, to discuss about how SDGs influence people's life and the wider society.​

    After the UN Climate Action Summit- New Business Opportunities for Climate Change

    Deloitte invited Head of Deloitte Asia Pacific Sustainability Services, MaiCoin General Manager and Co-Founder of Sunnyfounder, to provide business opportunities about climate change brought up from 2019 Conference of Parties.

    ASIA-Pacific low emission city forum: ​ from smart energy to sustainable development​

    Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI) East Asia ICLEI Kaohsiung Capacity Center cooperated with Dept. Of international Cooperation, M.O.E.A. to invite speakers from the Philippines, Mongolia and other Asia Countries who dedicated to low carbon emission to share how cities in Asia Pacific took advantages of smart energy and move towards sustainable development.

    A deep dive into ESG investing

    Asia Pacific Executive Director and Head of China research and Greater China Senior Consultant of MSCI spoke about how to apply ESG on investment and the influence of the behaviors. Professionals from Cathay Life Insurance, Mercer Hong Kong were also invited to provide their viewpoints.

    Sustainability and Innovation Forum for Semiconductor Supply Chain

    Taiwan Alliance for Sustainable Supply (TASS) actively implement UN SDGs. Speakers from MediaTek Inc., ASE Technology, Unimicron, BSI, and I-SHOU University were invited to discuss about sustainable supply chain in the semiconductor industry, promoting knowledge exchange about sustainable development in the technology industry.​

    bsi - International Sustainablity Standards Annual Summit​

    BSI Taiwan held its annual summit opened by BSI Regional Director of Northeast Asia, whom indicated that the transformation of global trend can start from the development and modification of international standards. The summit invited government representatives and corporate management to share about the sustainability topic focus by different industry from a diverse perspective.

    Build up climate sustainability through partnerships

    ESTC invited 2 major assurance service providers, SGS and DNV GL, along with notable sustainable corporation, ASUS, to discover the influence by companies, and how cross discipline climate action frameworks can be built, producing an efficient integration.

    Managing links between university development and SDGs

    Green University Union of Taiwan (GUUT) focuses on sustainable development of Taiwan, environment protection, as well as educating students and the wider society. The workshop gathered presidents and vice presidents of universities of GUUT member universities to speak about development on campus and how they link to SDGs, promotion of university social responsibilities (USR), Higher Education Sprout Project and many other programs in sustainable development education.​

    Sustainable Model Corporate World Café​

    The "2019 Sustainability World Café " co-hosted between TAISE, Center for Corporate Sustainability, and Unity Sustainability Services. The dialogue focuses on outstanding sustainability corporations and their sustainability programs linked to SDGs. Corporate sustainability experts were gathered to discuss with participants aiming to formulate CSR strategies and focus for different industries.

    Keynote Speech and Paper Presentation - Actions for Corporate Sustainability

    The seminar gathered 8 experts including the Dean of the Faculty of Management at Laurentian University to analyze the roles and actions played by academics and industry, while providing comments on responsive strategies.

    The magic to know more about CSR with branding

    Companies have gradually branded CSR in recent years which increases their influence while creating business value. CSRone, the largest database of sustainability reports in Taiwan, invited signature advertisers to analyze the relationship between CSR and corporate brands.

    The Next Low Carbon and Sustainability Trends: Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures

    In response to Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) related policies proposed by Financial Stability Board (FSB) . EY Taiwan invited well-known professionals to share about TCFD development trends and practices, to jointly promote sustainable financial and governance environment.

    DJSI x Sustainable Finance

    Sustainability assessment and sustainable finance has become a popular topics worldwide in recent years. PwC Taiwan Sustainability Services invited grading agency of DJSI -RobecoSAM AG, PwC Australia Risk Advisory, Yuanta Funds, and representatives from Taiwan technology industry to explore the performance of sustainable finance in various industries.

  • Host

    Alliance for Sustainable Developments Goals

  • On 21st Aug, 2018, the Opening Ceremony for A·SDGs was held before an assemblage of 221 in attendance, including 16 senior officers of government agency and Ministry, 3 Ambassadors, 6 Board Chairman, 1 Vice Chairman of the Board, 17 CEOs /Presidents, and 23 Vice Presidents among the dignitaries present for the event.

  • Missions

    1. Industry, government agencies, academia and research institutions, and NGO/NPO leading the entire populace toward achieving the SDGs.
    2. Establishing joint corporate sustainability awareness for efficacious in enhancing brand’s value. 
    3. Offering matchmaking for green business opportunities and maximal platform efficacy.
    4. Strengthening comprehensive competitiveness, while pursuing common bonds to penetrate global markets.

    Action Plans

    1. Industry, government agencies, academia and research institutions, and NGO/NPO leading the entire populace toward achieving the SDGs.
    2. Establishing joint corporate sustainability awareness for efficacious in enhancing brand’s value. 
    3. Offering matchmaking for green business opportunities and maximal platform efficacy.
    4. Strengthening comprehensive competitiveness, while pursuing common bonds to penetrate global markets.
  • The Grand Hotel

    Established in 1952 by Madam Chiang, Soong Mei-ling, the Grand Hotel is Taiwan’s first five-star hotel, standing midway up Yuanshan.

  • Contact Information

    GCSF@taise.org.tw

    +886-2-2769-8968#508

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