Ground breaking meeting of YSBC-AP
December 09, 2016

On the 9th December Universiti Tecknologi Petronas hosted a meeting with ten YSBCs via Skype in the Asia-Pacific region in order to activate the activities of YSBCs in the region. The directors/representatives from the YSBCs and other interested institutes/individuals participated in the meeting to take forward the social business concept and thus adjoin with research/collaboration activities.

The Second YSBC-AP meeting
February 04, 2017

The second meeting will be held on the 4th February 2017 via Skype with all the YSBCs in the Asia-Pacific region to finalize the draft of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to formalize the YSBC-AP network which is expected to be signed by the representatives of YSBCs in the Asia-Pacific region during the conference at University of Tokyo.

The Third YSBC-AP meeting
February 22, 13:00-16:00

Strengthening the relationship between the YSB centers in Asia Pacific
Date and Time:
February 22, 13:00-16:00
3F, Seminar Room, Ito Hall, University of Tokyo [Access]
Participation Fees:
Registration (By February 14th):
Free. Register here.


Opening speech
Dr. Ashir Ahmed, Kyushu University, Japan
Introduction to upcoming YSBC activities in Hiroshima University
Dr. Moriyama Michiko, HIroshima University, Japan
Introduction of YSBC activities in Kasetsart University, Thailand
Dr. Yodmanee Tepanon, Kasetsart University, Thailand
Introduction of YSBC activities in National Central University, Taiwan
Dr. Chien-wen Shen, National Central University, Taiwan
Introduction of Inst. of Decision Science for Sustainable Society in Kyushu Univ
Dr. Qian Kun, IDS3, Kyushu University, Japan
Introduction of SBRC activities
Ms. Ryoko Inoue, SBRC, Kyushu University, Japan
Introduction of YSBC activities in AIT, Thailand
Dr. Faiz Shah, AIT, Thailand
Group picture/ MoU board signing
Closing speech: Professor Muhammad Yunus, Chairman, Yunus Centre