[Korea-Canada Open Seminar] COVID-19, Sustainability and Social Responsibility: Illusions and Realities

June 29, 2021

June 29, 2021

Free

Online

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Events Description

 

Korean Consulate in Toronto organizes open seminar series in collaboration with the Korean Canadian University Professors Forum to promote cooperation between Korea and Canada in various fields in the post-corona era. The third open seminar will be held on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at 6:30 pm on the theme of “COVID-19, Sustainability and Social Responsibility: Illusions and Realities” by Professor Charles H. Cho, Professor of Accounting and the Erivan K. Haub Chair in Business & Sustainability at the Schulich School of Business, York University.

(You can submit your questions in advance by email torontoculture@mofa.go.kr)

Title: COVID-19, Sustainability and Social Responsibility: Illusions and Realities
• What do our planet and society look like today?
• How did the COVID-19 pandemic affect them and impact us?
• What have been some of the challenges, perceptions, illusions and realities associated with the ongoing social and environmental issues we are facing as citizens?
• How can we build back our society better?
This seminar will be based on recent research conducted and published by the presenter.

Presenter: Professor Charles H. Cho (조효철 교수)

Charles H. Cho is Professor of Accounting and the Erivan K. Haub Chair in Business & Sustainability at the Schulich School of Business, York University. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, a Master of Science in Accounting, and a PhD in Business Administration (Accounting Track) from the University of Central Florida. He also worked for KPMG LLP and other public accounting firms for several years in auditing and taxation. His research interests include Social and Environmental Accounting; Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR); and Accounting and the Public Interest. Professor Cho has published his work in leading academic journals such as Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal, Accounting, Organizations and Society, Critical Perspectives on Accounting, the European Accounting Review, and the Journal of Business Ethics.

He currently serves as an Editor of Accounting Forum and the Accounting and Business Ethics Section Co-Editor of the Journal of Business Ethics. He is actively involved in the academic community as a Council member of the Centre for Social and Environmental Accounting Research and Chair of its International Associates Committee, is regularly invited as plenary keynote speaker at international conferences and professional events, and solicited by the media. Recently, he was selected as one of the “Top 50 Academic and Research Support Project” from the Republic of Korea’s Prime Minister and Minister of Education; received the Honorable Knight Award from the University of Central Florida’s Hall of Fame; and was recognized as one of the top 2% most cited scholars within discipline worldwide (34th in the world and 1 st in Canada in the Accounting field for 2019).
– Website: https://schulich.yorku.ca/faculty/charles-cho/
– LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/charlescho7705
– Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/charlescho7705

Who is it for?

All ages

HOW MUCH

Tickets : Free

Free online event

How to get tickets?

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WHEN & WHERE

 

Date: Tuesday June 29, 2021 at 6:30-8:00pm EDT

90 minutes

Venue & Address

Zoom (Online), Toronto

Wheelchair accessible

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