Ceremony Date

2020 November 19

Price

100

Location

Fairmont Hotel Nanjing

ABOUT THE EVENT / 活动简介

The European Union Chamber of Commerce in China, a strong advocate of CSR over the past years, is proud to announce the launch of the 2020 CSR Awards.

The successful 2019 6th CSR Awards brought International and Chinese Business or organization Leaders, CSR experts, as well as representatives of Government all over China to Nanjing. Nine winners were selected and received trophies for their outstanding, innovative and world-class products, services, projects and programs implemented in the past or present.

The CSR Awards aim to acknowledge CSR successes, raise sustainability awareness, and share the CSR experiences with organizations looking to promote and exercise corporate responsibility in China.

AWARD DETAILS / 奖项设置

Corporate Awards (National or regional levels)
Leadership in CSR & Sustainable Growth
Excellence in Environment Conservation


NGOs/Social Enterprise Award
Excellence in Social Innovation

2020 Special Award
Excellence in managing the Covid crisis


All the entries will be assessed in a two-stage process by a jury representing a wide-variety of businesses, social organizations, and government representatives.

所有参赛作品将由本次大赛评审委员会进行评定。评审委员会将由9名企业社会责任领域内的专家组成,评委会将审核申请并最终提名获奖企业。

Timeline 重要日期

  • Open for submissions: 1st July 2020
  • Close for submissions: 30th  September 2020

The submission is OPEN now. Corporations, SMEs, business associations, charities, schools and development zones are eligible and encouraged to apply. The deadline for submissions is September 30th 2020

  1. Download the Application Form from here or email Annie Zhou at nanjing@europeanchamber.com.cn.
  2. Complete and submit separate Application forms for each category you intend to complete (only one per category).
  3. Applications must be submitted in either word or PDF format. PDF Documents and nomination/applications over the word limits indicated in the form will NOT be reviewed.

申请进行中,欢迎企业,非政府机构,慈善机构以及其他相关机构申请。本次申请截至2020年9月30日。

  1.  请在本页面下载申请表格或发邮件至nanjing@europeanchamber.com.cn进行问询。
  2.  请完成并提交申请表。注:参赛单位可申请多项类别,但每类只允许申请一个具体奖项。请针对申请奖项完成针对性申请表。
  3.  申请表请以Word或PDF形式进行提交,请注意字数限制。

Student Competition / 学生竞赛

General Theme: How can we preserve biodiversity?

2020 Special Theme: How can we respond to Covid crisis?

 

 

CSR Student Competition is aimed at raising early awareness of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) among young people.

 

The theme above will enable students to foster students’ imagination and build their early awareness initiated to the field of CSR, as well as show their analytical, creative and problem solving skills. Candidates are invited to use one of the themes to outline their thinking, and exercise their creative and analytical skills to see how we should preserve ourselves / our planet.

 

The general theme is made at reflecting on one of our global challenges in light of the forthcoming COP15 on Biodiversity which is planned to be held in Kunming in 2021. The special theme is made under the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, which is another unprecedented global challenge at the moment, touching every community in every nation of the world.

 

 

The competition is freely opened to all students studying in China, regardless of their locations and grades. Winners will be awarded with prizes and invited to join our CSR Awards ceremony.

Prizes will be given in two or three categories depending on the age of students and total number of applications.

 

 

 

CSR Art Competition

 

 

Key Requirements:

Artwork can be in any medium, for example, students may choose to use photography, painting, drawing, digital design, sculpture, textiles or collage.

 

Maximum Size: A3 format

Format: High Definition JPG picture and original artwork should be submitted to Nanjing EUCCC Office

Deadline: 15th October, 2020 (Thursday)

Announcement of Winners: shortlisted students will be notified one week before the event in November 2020.

Submission: email to Annie Zhou at nanjing@europeanchamber.com.cn entitled ‘2020 Student CSR Art Competition’

 

Note: There is no limit for number of artworks.

Enquiries: contact Annie Zhou at 025-83627330 ext. 0 or the above email

Winners of the 6th CSR Awards / 第六届企业社会责任大奖获胜者

CSR winners 2019

Special Award:

Winner: N/A

SMEs Award
Excellence in Responsible Innovation

Winner: Inclusion Factory

NGOs/Social Enterprise Award
Excellence in Social Innovation Partnership

Winner: Shanghai Guofeng Charity Foundation

MNCs Award

Excellence in Responsible Employee Development

Winner: Schneider Electric 

Excellence in Environment Conservation

Winner: Epiroc China

Leadership in CSR & Sustainable Growth

Winners: Nestle China, Epiroc China, Arkema Changshu

JUDGES PANEL / 评审委员会

A panel of  judges with a strong expertise in the CSR field will review the applications and nominate the winners.

评奖委员会将由名企业社会责任领域内的专家组成,评委会将审核申请并最终提名获奖企业。

Lin Jialei

Programme Manager of UN Women China

Hui Zhang (Roy)

Director of UTC Sustainability & Corporate Responsibility, Asia

Dr Serge Besanger

Professor at ESCE (Eiffel Campus)

She Hongyu

ASSISTANT SG and Director of R&D of Amity Foundation

Dai Yibao

Deputy General Manager, GoldenBee CSR Consulting

Clare Pearson

International Development Director, DLA Piper

Kathleen Bell

CSR LECTURER AND OWNER of CHINA LINK

Agenda / Awards Ceremony

13:30-14:00 Registration and networking
14:00-14:30 Opening Sessions

·          Welcome Address by Mr. Bernhard Weber, Board Chair of European Chamber Nanjing Chapter

·          Keynote Speech by Mr. Jean-Marc Fenet, Minister Counsellor, French Treasury, Head of the Regional Economic Department China Mongolia, Embassy of France in China

·          Keynote Address by Mr. Bruno Weill, State Representative & Executive Committee European Chamber in China, Chief Group Representative BNP Paribas in China

14:30 –15: 45 Panel Speeches and Discussion

Keynote Speech: How to make CSR strategic? What are key internal and external success factors? by Mr. Yves Reymond, Counsellor, Head of Economic, Financial and Commercial Section, Embassy of Switzerland in China

Panel theme introduction: Ms. Chia Lin Coispeau, Partner Maverlinn Impact Innovation

CSR Today: Business as a Force for the Better in crisis times?

Panel Chair: Mr. Yves Reymond

·          How to have gender sensitive response to Covid-19 –Ms. Jialei Lin, Program Manager, UN Women China

·          Towards zero emission: What is China’s path? –Mr. Alexandre Xing, President GRE Investment Services

·          A case of CSR & sustainability in the chemical industry–Mr. Pascal Perrin, General Manager Arkema Changshu

·          About the circular economy and Tech4good –Ms. Linda Wei, China Director Netspring Green IT Programs

·          About sustainable packaging –Mr. Zhang Qi, Head of Public Affairs, Nestlé China

Panel Discussion and Q&A

15:45 –16:15 Awards Ceremony
16:15 –16:30 7th anniversary celebration of CSR Awards with the initiators

·          Moderated by Sue Northcott, Admission Director, Nanjing International School

·          Speech by Ms. Mirella Savegnago, former GM of European Chamber Nanjing Chapter

16:30-17:00 Networking with refreshment

Speakers

Jean-Marc Fenet

Minister-Counsellor, French Embassy in China

Bruno Weill

Chief Group Representative, BNP PARIBAS

Yves Reymond

Head of the Economic, Trade and Financial Section, Swiss Embassy

Chia-Lin Coispeau

Founding Partner Maverlinn Impact Innovation; Vice President of RICCI Association

Zhang Qi

Head of Public Affairs of Nestlé (China) Ltd.

Lin Jialei

Programme Manager of UN Women China

Alexandre Xing

Founder and Chairman of GRE Investment Services Co. Ltd

Mr. Pascal PERRIN

General Manager of ARKEMA China Investment Changshu Branch, Arkema Asia Manufacturing & Operation Excellence Director

Linda Wei

DIRECTOR OF NETSPRING GREEN IT PROGRAMS, CHINA

Previous Sponsors

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact

Ms Annie Zhou

nanjing@europeanchamber.com.cn

+86 (25) 83627330 ext. 0

Location

Zijin Ball Room, 7F, Nanjing Intercontinental Hotel

南京市绿地洲际酒店7层紫金厅

Past CSR awards / 往届回顾

Event Agenda Media Release Press Coverage

CSR Winners 2014:
Category in Human Resources & Work Safety

  • SMEs: N/A
  • MNCs: MAN Diesel for Promoting Safety Culture Cultivation

 

Category in Sustainable Growth & Environment Protection

  • SMEs: Nanjing International School – Green Report Card Project
  • MNCs: BSH Anhui – Resources Efficiency

 

Category in Community Program & Social Innovation

  • SMEs: Shaoxing Quanneng Education and Training Centre Promoting music and arts education in underprivileged Communities
  • MNCs: Siemens – I-Education Program
Event Agenda Media Release

CSR Winners 2015:
Category in Human Resources & Work Safety

  • SMEs: N/A
  • MNCs: Nanjing Ericsson Panda Communications Company (ENC) – A safe and humanized workplace to work

 

Category in Sustainable Growth & Environment Protection

  • SMEs: Nanjing International School – Earth Hour
  • MNCs: Merck Chemicals China- School Water Project

 

Category in Community Program & Social Innovation

  • SMEs: Chrysalis – Emerging Leaders Program
  • MNCs: Merck Chemicals China- Edison Project 
Event Agenda After-event Booklet Eurobiz Article

 

 

CSR Winners 2016:
SMEs in Responsible Innovation: First Respond

MNCs in Employee Development: Siemens

MNCs in Responsible Value Chain: Nestlé

MNCs in Sustainable Growth and Environment Protection: Michelin

NGO: N/A

 

Winners of the Essay Competition: 

Short-term Category

  • 1ST prize: Sally Wu from Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou
  • 2nd prize: George Huster from Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou
  • 3rd prize: Ji Lianbi from Mahindra United World College of India

 

Long-term Category

  • 1ST prize: Lucy Hu from Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou
  • 2nd prize: Sondor Enkhold from Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou
  • 3rd prize: Liran Ravid from Wycombe Abbey International School, Changzhou
Event Agenda After-event Booklet Eurobiz Article Press Release

 

 

CSR Winners 2017:
Special Award Excellence in Fostering Cultural Exchange Between Civilizations: Sanpower Group

MNC Excellence in Employee Development: Nestlé (China) Ltd.

MNC Responsible Value Chain: Carrefour China

MNC Excellence in Sustainable Growth and Environment Protection:

  • 1ST prize Global Casting (Xuzhou) Co., Ltd
  • 2nd prize Siemens Ltd., China
  • 3rd prize Faurecia (China) Investment Co. Ltd

 

NGO Excellence in Social Innovation Partnership: Shanghai Oasis Public Development Center

SME/SOCIAL ENTERPRISE Excellence in Responsible Innovation SME: Occupational Health & Safety Assistances, Inc., Shanghai

Social Enterprise: Taicang Inclusion Factory

 

Winners of the Student Competition: 

4-10 age group

  • 1ST prize: A group protect by Nathalie Esquerre from the Lycée Francais de Shanghai
  • 2nd prize: Zihan Xu from the Hexi Campus of Jinling School
  • 3rd prize: Miyu Yamaura from Yew Chung International School of Shanghai
  • 4th prize: Yuhan He from Lycée Français de Shanghai
  • 5th prize: Alfie Wei from Yew Chung International School of Shanghai

 

10-18 age group

  • 1ST prize: Jack Zhang from Nanjing International School
  • 2nd prize: You Ri Lim and Shelley Chen, both from Nanjing International School
  • 3rd prize: Chae Bin Shin from Dulwich College of Suzhou
  • 4th prize: Jiaying Liu from Suzhou Luxu High Tech Primary School
Event Agenda After-event Booklet Eurobiz Article Press Release

 

 

CSR Winners 2018:

MNCs Excellence in Sustainable Growth & Environment Protection:

  • Nestlé (China) Ltd. – AWS Water Stewardship Standard Certification Project
  • Merck Chemicals China – Clean Water Project
  • Siemens – I-Green Education Program
  • BASF-YPC Company Limited –  Green & Clean Forum

 

MNC Excellence in Responsible Value Chain: Nokia – Nokia Circular Supply

 

MNC Excellence in Employee Development:  Bosch – Apprenticeship Program

 

Special Award: Excellence in Fostering Cultural Exchange Between Civilizations: Taicang Sino-German Handicapped Workshop – The Inclusion Factory

 

SME Excellence in Responsible Innovation:  Shanghai Yiquan Social Enterprise Ltd. – NETSPRING Green IT Classroom Program

 

NGO Excellence in Social Innovation Partnership: Indigo Charity – Shanghai Songjiang Sheshan Service Centre for Handicapped People

 

Winners of the Student Competition: 

10 years and younger

  • Muhammad Yousuf Izaan from Echo Forte International School
  • Yujun Ji from EtonHouse International School Nanjing
  • Jinyuan Zhang from EtonHouse International School Nanjing
  • Tingxuan Kim from EtonHouse International School Nanjing
  • Tan Shuyu from Shanghai Songjiang Chenchun Primary School
  • Moon Jinwook from Nanjing Echo-Forte International School

 

11-14 years old

  • Jamine Kim from EtonHouse International
  • Allen Chen from EtonHouse International Nanjing
  • James Jeon from Dulwich College Suzhou
  • Sophia Kong from Dulwich College Suzhou
  • MinSeong Gong from EtonHouse International School Nanjing
  • Jiaying Liu from Suzhou Wujiang Luxu Gaoxin Primary School

 

15 years and older

  • Park Seo Yeon from Nanjing Echo-Forte International School
  • Shuyang Tian from Nanjing International School
Event Details After-event Booklet Eurobiz Article Press Release

 

 

CSR winners 2019

Special Award:

Winner: N/A

SMEs Award
Excellence in Responsible Innovation

Winner: Inclusion Factory

NGOs/Social Enterprise Award
Excellence in Social Innovation Partnership

Winner: Shanghai Guofeng Charity Foundation

MNCs Award

Excellence in Responsible Employee Development

Winner: Schneider Electric 

Excellence in Environment Conservation

Winner: Epiroc China

Leadership in CSR & Sustainable Growth

Winners: Nestle China, Epiroc China, Arkema Changshu

Contact

For more information, please contact

Ms Annie Zhou

nanjing@europeanchamber.com.cn

+86 (25) 83627330 ext. 0