East Asia Impact Investing Forum

Investing in Climate Action and the Care Economy

Nov 9 - 11 2017 (Nov 8, Retreat)

Jeju Island, South Korea

Main Agenda

Inclusive Economy

Climate Action

Gender Diversity

East Asia Initiative

Impact investors embracing more responsibility to a society bring innovations in investing values, assets and practices, and awakens the financial world that the real role of money is to contribute to the humanity and a sustainable world.

How we make a difference

Pathway to Impact Investing

Impact Investing as Next VC

Diversified Impact Assets

Impact Investing in Asia

Technology Innovation with Social Impact

The future of Impact Investing

Launching Partner

RS Group is a Hong Kong-based family office with a mission “to create a paradigm shift in societal values and priorities so that economic growth will support, instead of jeopardising, human development and environmental sustainability.” The group implements a ‘Blended Value Approach, utilising a variety of investments, loans and grants to generate social, environmental and financial returns. RS group launched its Impact Report in May 2016 (report.rsgroup.asia)

Sustaining Partners

Coolidge Corner Investment (CCVC) is a Korea-based venture capital who provides Seed and Seed+ funding to the most innovative tech startup companies in Asia. CCVC has invested in more than 70+ innovative startup companies throughout the Asia and they provide portfolio companies a customized support in professional incubating, growth hacking, strategy, network and more.

The Happiness Foundation is a social contribution foundation dedicated to innovating the ways of and expanding the ecosystem of sharing. In collaboration with the SK Group, it drives positive changes in our communities by promoting happiness created on our own and shared with others.

Innovation Partners

C Program is a venture philanthropy organization which identifies, invests in and supports innovative projects and organizations that create changes in ‘play’ and ‘future of learning’. Working closely with innovators, artists, educators and creators, C Program is building up a portfolio of experiments, models and insights for change.

The Startup-X Angels is an impact investment club who invests into social ventures in Korea. The members are successful entrepreneurs and investors who leverage both their expertise and financial resources obtained in their career. They focus on early stage tech-based companies, with positive social values.

Media Partners

Hidden Cliff Hotel & Nature at Seogwipo, Jeju-do

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