Keynotes and Programme

Morsing, Mette
Academic keynote: The conference’s academic keynote will be given by Professor Mette Morsing, who holds the Mistra Chair of Sustainable Markets at the Stockholm School of Economics. She has been a professor at Copenhagen Business School (CBS) since 2007, where she was Founding Director of the CBS Center for Corporate Social Responsibility for 10 years. She also served as an Academic Director of the CBS Sustainability Platform. Her research work is positioned in research traditions of governance, management scholarship and communication/media studies in the context of CSR and sustainability, drawing from research traditions of sociology, communication studies and management scholarship as well as other areas.
GRI
Practitioner keynote: The conference’s practitioner keynote will be given by a representative of the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), headquartered in Amsterdam. GRI is an independent international organization that has pioneered sustainability reporting since 1997. It´s mission is to help businesses and governments worldwide understand and communicate their impact on critical sustainability issues such as climate change, human rights, governance and social well-being. This enables real action to create social, environmental and economic benefits for everyone. The GRI Sustainability Reporting Standards are developed through multi-stakeholder contributions and rooted in the public interest. (www.globalreporting.org)


Preliminary programme

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

13:30 - 14:00
Welcome coffee & registration
14:00 - 14:15
Welcome/Introduction
14:15 - 15:45
Practitioner keynote + Q&A (Global Reporting Initiative - GRI)
15:45 - 16:15
Coffee break
16:15 - 17:45
Academics meet practitioners panel discussion: Tackling grand challenges for business and society, what are the important (research) questions to ask in the next decade?
EveningDrinks & Networking


Thursday, June 20, 2019

9:00 - 10:30
Academic keynote + Q&A (Prof. Mette Morsing, Stockholm School of Economics)
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30
Parallel paper session 1
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 14:45
Meet the editors
14:45 - 15:00
Short break, no coffee
15:00 - 16:30
Parallel paper session 2
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee break
17:00 - 18:30
PhD student seminar: Process Research in Business and Society (Prof. Frank Boons, University of Manchester)
20:00 - open
Conference Dinner (Hannekes Boom)

Friday, June 21, 2019

9:00 - 10:30
Parallel paper session 3
10:30 - 11:00
Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30
Parallel paper session 4
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch
13:30 - 15:00
Parallel paper session 5
15:00 - 15:15
Short break, no drinks
15:15 - 16:15
PhD student seminar: Mastering failure in academia
16:15
Ending / Drinks