Session 1: Taiwan

23-May-2016 Return to conference program

12:30pm to 2:00pm

Room Z205

Moderator

David Willson
Co-Founder
The Foundation for Talented Youth

Speakers

Chih-Kai Cheng
Chairman
B Current Impact Investment Inc.
David Pan
Creative Director
GIDEA GROUP
Corey Lien
Co-Founder and Vice-Chairman
Asia Pacific B Corp Association (APBCA)
Yih Jeng
Chairman
Social Enterprise Development and Research Center
Session Description

This session will start with an overview of the complete social enterprise ecosystem in Taiwan, including investment issues and opportunities, the current state of social enterprises and the relationship with corporate social responsibility initiatives.

The session will discuss some of the big issues facing the island over the next twenty years – areas where focus is needed, such as the rapidly ageing population, education reform and a large underclass of foreign workers and brides from developing countries.

Key Takeaways for Audience
  • Social Enterprise ecosystem is developing
  • Uniqueness of social investing landscape in Taiwan
  • Key Challenges and Opportunities

*** Session Report – Taiwan (Click to download)