Social Impact Leadership Series: James Chen, AB '82, Founder of Clearly
Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation
Chicago Booth Alumni Club of China
March 20, 2018: 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM
On March 20, join the Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation for a Social Impact Leadership Series event with James Chen, AB '82, founder of Clearly.
The University of Chicago Center in Beijing
Culture Plaza 20th Floor
59A Zhongguancun Street, Haidian District
Beijing 100872, China
Join Chicago Booth's Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation for a Social Impact Leadership Series event with James Chen, AB '82, a Hong Kong–based venture philanthropist with a global outlook. With his campaign Clearly, Chen is on a mission to help the 2.5 billion people around the world who suffer from poor vision to see—and he's marshalling innovators, start-ups, governments, and NGOs to make it happen.
In this compelling talk, Chen will explore:
- His inspiration for becoming a philanthropist
- Why traditional philanthropy models need to change
- How he plans to reach his ambitious aim of achieving vision correction across the globe
Please note that doors will open at 6:30pm with main event starting promptly at 7:00pm. Networking reception to follow.