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Social Innovation Workshop Series XIV: Impact Investing
Sep 3, 2018  |  Read: 945


Social Innovation Workshop Series XIV: Impact Investing


Through the Social Innovation Workshop Series (SIWS), the Yonsei Center for Social Innovation invites field experts from various fields of expertise, who are actively trying to improve society and who can answer questions and give advice to students about the process of identifying social problems and creating innovative and effective solutions.


Our speaker, Taeun Kwon is the head of Private Banking Programs at the Center for Sustainable Finance and Private wealth, affiliated with the University of Zurich, Switzerland. She is the co-founder of Walkie GmbH, a startup in the pet care industry in Berlin, Germany. She worked as the project manager for Impact Square, the largest social enterprise consultancy located in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Ms. Kwon is also a lecturer at the University of St. Gallen, University of Zurich and Zurich-Harvard Exec Ed Program.


Ms. Kwon holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Seoul National University and a Master of Arts in Strategy and International Management from the University of St. Gallen (HSG), Switzerland.


At the fourteenth Social Innovation Workshop series, Ms. Kwon will be delivering a special lecture on impact investing, emphasizing on the contributions that we, as individuals, can make to the world while making a profit. The objective of this lecture is to reflect on the opportunities of impact investing and to help understand the current opportunities and challenges that lie ahead.


TIME: 6 September 2018 (Thursday), 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM

VENUE: Daewoo Annex Hall Eugene Lounge (Sinchon Campus)


Please fill out the form below to sign up for participation!

RSVP: https://goo.gl/forms/XAJtjlZ1f3NQZj4o1

* Registration ends on September 4, 2018 at 11:59PM.


* You can also show up without registration on September 6 but you will have to fill out a form manually





For more information, please contact the Yonsei Center for Social Innovation, at ycsi_ck@yonsei.ac.kr (032-749-3099).


About Social Impact Initiative for Global Creative Talent

Funded by University for Creative Korea, the Social Impact Initiative for Global Creative Talent (SIIGCT) aims at fostering social innovators by providing diverse curricular and extracurricular programmes within Underwood International College, Yonsei University's Techno-Art Division and Integrated Social Sciences Division.


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  • Yonsei International Campus, Veritas Hall B, room 326
    85 Songdogwahak-ro, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon 21983
    Republic of Korea


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  • (+82) 032-749-3100



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    09:00 - 17:00



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