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Intel will once again play a major role as a co-organizer of the 12th annual Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility at the Grand Hyatt - Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia on September 23-24, 2013. The theme of the conference is CSR and the Challenge of Inclusive Growth: The Role of Social Innovation in Creating Lasting Impact. Intel will also host the Intel-AIM Corporate Responsibility Award and the Asian CSR Awards that will cap off the conference.
Intel's approach to corporate responsibility is motivated by the understanding that the success of the company cannot be separated from the health of the planet and of economies around the world. As a global technology and business leader, Intel believes to be uniquely positioned to
help advance environmental sustainability and to help improve education and technology access worldwide - both through the innovative application of technology and through hands-on commitment and leadership.
While the AFCSR is recognized as being the foremost conference and expo on corporate social responsibility in Asia and its mission is to highlight innovative programs and best practices in CSR, to promote CSR as a key strategy in addressing public needs and problems, and to build a network of CSR practitioners across Asia.
AFCSR 2013 is presented by principal hosts; Lippo Group of Companies, First Pacific and PT Indofood Sukses Makmur and supported by PT Media Televisi Indonesia as Platinum sponsor, PT Chevron Pacific Indonesia and PT Pertamina (Persero) as Gold sponsors, GIZ Indonesia and TEE International Ltd. as Silver sponsors and PT Baruna Raya Logistics as Cooperating sponsor.
AFCSR is proud to be partnered with the ASEAN CSR Network, Habitat for Humanity International, Indonesia Business Links, Kenan Institute Asia, League of Corporate Foundations, Makati Business Club, Management Association of the Philippines, Philippine Business for Social Progress, Responsible Business Initiative - Pakistan, Sasin Centre for Sustainability Management, Singapore Compact for CSR, Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization and The Stock Exchange of Thailand; as well as media partners ACN Newswire, ammado, ABS-CBN News Channel, Bangkok Post, BeritaSatu Media, BusinessWorld, Creative Crest, CSR Wire, Inside Investor, Media Indonesia, Oxford Business Group, Sin Chew Daily and Sin Chew Online, Tbl, The Media Alliance, The President Post, Viet Nam News
For more information on the conference, visit www.asianforumcsr.com, email email@example.com
or call (632) 752-1208.
About Asian Forum on CSR (AFCSR)
Following eleven successful conference runs in six of Southeast Asia's major cities - Manila, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Ho Chi Minh City and Singapore, the Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility (AFCSR) continues to be at the forefront of CSR development in Asia. This 2013, Bali, Indonesia will host the 12th AFCSR on September 23 - 24th.
The AFCSR is recognized as the largest and most significant conference on CSR in Asia, this evident by the numbers of delegates who have attended the conference through the years. The forum is extremely well supported and attended, not just by the business sector but by government officials, the academe, civil society, media, and multinational and multilateral organizations operating in Asia.
Launched in Manila in 2002, AFCSR's mission highlights innovative programs and best practices in CSR by corporations in Asia in order to promote CSR as a key strategy in addressing public needs and problems, to showcase corporate standards on CSR as strategy, and to build a network of CSR practitioners across Asia. For more information on the AFCSR, visit the website at www.asianforumcsr.com.
About the AIM-RVR CSR Center
The AIM-Ramon V. del Rosario, Sr. Center for Corporate Social Responsibility (RVR CSR Center) was launched in July 2000 as a research and program initiative of the Asian Institute of Management (AIM). The main thrust of the Center is the management of corporate citizenship relative to the competitiveness of corporations and its impact on society. It is one of the first research centers in the region concentrating on corporate responsibility issues and is in the process of the establishing and creating its own network in the field of CSR, connecting and collaborating with counterpart organizations throughout the region.
The Center also provides consultancy services in a range of Corporate Responsibility areas as an integral part of its mission. Its aim is to be recognized by the business community as an authority in its fields of expertise, through its research activities (case-writing, research, survey research, investigative research, program development, executive education training) and annual regional conference - the Asian Forum on Corporate Social Responsibility (AFCSR). For more information, please visit rvr.aim.edu
Source: Asian Forum on CSR (AFCSR)
Contact: Mary Khristine A. Dizon AIM RVR Center for Corporate Social Responsibility E: MDizon@AIM.EDU
T: +63 2 750 1010 Ext. 2154 www.aim.edu
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