This year marks the start of the 13th Five-Year (2016-20) Plan which embraces the concept of an innovative, coordinated, green, open and shared development. How to invest in a green future is of paramount importance for Shanghai, which has been pursuing to become an innovation center in science and technology with global influence. The CSR Excellence Awards is an attempt to put forward good corporate examples to further drive Shanghai’s sustainable growth.
The CSR Excellence Awards will not only welcome multinational companies as candidates but also domestic firms that are restructuring and seeking global expansion. Multinational companies, state-owned enterprises and private firms are all eligible to enter the competition to showcase Shanghai’s ambition and competitiveness in its pursuit of a green future. The winners are expected to put forward their best efforts that highlight Shanghai characteristics and fit into China’s needs to be duplicated in other areas.
The event will also hold a summit on green innovation, during which the winners will be announced.