to the internet pages of the Endowed Chair of International Business Ethics and Sustainability!
These pages provide information on our team, the teaching and research activities of the Chair and on the Dr. Jürgen Meyer Foundation as well as our other cooperation partners.
Below you can find information on current events, news, competitions and notice of scholarships at the Chair.
Sustainability Lounge: New CSR Directive
We herewith kindly invite you to the HSBA event with the support of the KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft on the topic “New European CSR reporting directive – transparency or cost driver. What do companies need to prepare for?“ (in German) on Tuesday, 26 July 2016, 6 – 8 pm at the Chamber of Commerce InnovationsCampus, Adolphsplatz 6, 20457 Hamburg.
Prof. Dr. Sarah Jastram speaking at the EURAM conference in Paris
The EURAM conference is one of the most important European Management Conferences. Prof. Dr. Sarah Jastram will be there to present her study on June 4th 2016 about "Sustainable Supply Chain Management in Ghana", which was carried out together with Hedda Ofoole Knoll. More information can be found here: http://www.euram-online.org/annual-conference-2016.html. The study will also be presented on May 28th 2016 at the GRONEN conference in Hamburg. Link: http://www.wiso.uni-hamburg.de/konferenzen/gronen.
Record number of applications for the CSR Summer School 2016
More than 130 international students applied for the HSBA CSR Summer School in 2016. This year's lecturers and cooperation partners include: Prof. Dr. Dirk Matten (York University, Toronto); Prof. Dr. Joachim Schwalbach (Humboldt-University Berlin), Isabel Ebert (Business and Human Rights Resource Centre, London), Carmen Auer (KPMG), Sonja König (Neumann Kaffee Gruppe) and Bernhard Schwager (Robert Bosch GmbH). Further information can be found here: www.hsba.de/studium/summer-school-csr/hsba-summer-school/overview/.
Panel with top experts on August 4th, 2015
Dirk Matten (York University, Toronto), Joachim Schwalbach (HU Berlin), Oliver Schollmeyer (BDI), Bernhard Schwager (BOSCH), and Sarah Jastram (HSBA)discuss challenges and possibilities for business ethics in a globalised economy.
Expert consultations on the implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights have commenced
On June 24, 2015 Prof. Dr. Sarah Jastram participated in the Federal Goverment's expert hearing under the leadership of the Foreign Ministry in the House of German Business, Berlin, to implement the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
Exclusive evening event with R. Edward Freeman
International expert on Business Ethics, R. Edward Freeman discusses with honorable panelists "Business Ethics in the Year 2050".
Monday, 1st of June 2015, 6 – 8 pm
HandelskammerInnovationsCampus, Adolphsplatz 6, 20457 Hamburg
For further information click here.
HSBA Summer School
HSBA Summer School on "CSR Management – Corporate Social Responsibility in a Globalised World" takes place between 27 July to 7 August 2015.
Lecture at LSE
Prof. Dr. Sarah Jastram delivered a lecture on "Governing Corporate Social Responsibility within International Value Chains" at London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on April 24, 2015.
Lecture FH Wien
On April 9th, 2015 Professor Sarah Jastram held a lecture concerning "The efficiency of CSR-Governance-Instruments" at the FH Wien within their CGBE Lecture Series.