DEC. 20: The iAsk held the 2017 Top Leaders Summit & the TV Forum on "Foreseeing the Future" at Communication University of China (CUC), and released the List of iAsk Future Charity Leaders. President Wang Zhenyao was honored to be named a laureate for "leading both CGPI and CPRI as an educational system to cultivate exemplary philanthropists and philanthropy executives, building a knowledge system for a deeply developed philanthropy sector home and abroad, and creating a professional think tank that leads the global charitable development and contributes to the formation of a new philanthropy knowledge system." The list was selected from over 50 candidates recommended by a number of experts and reviewed by professional data companies.
DEC. 13: The Hong Kong & Macau Taiwanese Charity Fund and Phoenix TV co-produced the 12th Compassion Award 2017 Award Ceremony in Hong Kong. Chairman Ma Weihua was honored to be named a laureate of it, and said he would donate the $100,000 prize money to the SFIC for its publication of the first social finance textbook in China, popularizing the concept of social finance and improving the capacity of SFIC faculty. The ultimate goals are innovating the global social finance, perfecting the modern financial system, inventing social finance instruments, advocating the concept of Economy for Good and leading the development of philanthropy sector. President Wang Zhenyao and Liang Aishi (Chair, the Award jury), Liu Changle (Chairman, Phoenix TV), Wang Wenyuan (President, Formosa Plastics Group) and Wang Jianxuan (founder, Xinhua Compassion Education Foundation) were present, and officiated award ceremony along with Lin Tianmao (founder of the award) and Wu Xiaoli (Ambassador of the award).