BPW International Congress Kicks Off in South Korea

May 29, 2014
Editor: Sophia Zhu
BPW International Congress Kicks Off in South Korea
Ai Ru (R2), a young Chinese actress who made her name on the TV drama "Naked Marriage Age" attends the congress.[sina.com]

The 28th BPW (Business and Professional Women) International Congress was held on Jeju Island in South Korea from May 23 to 27.

The International Federation of Business and Professional Women (or BPW International) is a worldwide organization committed to networking among and empowering women worldwide. BPW International serves as a forum for professional business women with branches in over 100 countries, with a membership of over a quarter of a million, developing the professional, leadership and business potential of women on all levels through advocacy, mentoring and skill building. Their economic empowerment programs and projects around the world promote equal participation of women and men in decision-making roles at all levels.

Ai Ru, a young Chinese actress who made her name on the TV drama "Naked Marriage Age" attended the congress and will be joining in the discussion on how to push gender equality and women's empowerment.

Ai said she wanted to present herself as a confident young Chinese woman and hoped to achieve more on different platforms. She also said wanted to contribute more in the future to charity and sports events.

Ai Ru is now also President of Sichuan Lidashi Football Club.

(Source: sina.com/Translated by Women of China)

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