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2014

BERN Symposium; 14 February 2014

"Corporate Social Responsibility: New Challenges, New Concepts"

Guest Speakers:

  • Dirk Matten, Hewlett-Packard Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility, Schulich School of Business, York University, Canada
  • Stewart Jones, Professor of Accounting, University of Sydney Business School
  • Catherine Bremner, Head of Environmental Sustainability, ANZ Bank
  • Melinda Leth, Senior Sustainability Consultant, Net Balance
  • Dan Cass, Principal, Dan Cass & Co.

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BERN Seminar; 18 February 2014

"'Policy by Numbers'? Corporate Advocacy in the Internet Domain"

Guest Speaker:

  • Associate Professor Mikkel Flyverbom, Copenhagen Business School

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Sydney Ideas; 18 February 2014

"The Enigma of the 'Responsible' Corporation"

Guest Speaker:

  • Professor Dirk Matten, Hewlett-Packard Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility, Schulich School of Business, York University, Canada

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Sydney Ideas; 3 March 2014

"Eliminating the Idea of Waste"

Guest Speaker:

  • Mr Tom Szaky, CEO Terracycle

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BERN Seminar; 24 November 2014

"Bold visions: corporate sustainability that takes a big step forward"

Guest Speakers:

  • Kate Brown, Grosvenor‚Äôs Group Director of Sustainability
  • Paul Edwards, Mirvac's Group General Manager Sustainability

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2013

Symposia on Poverty Alleviation and Profitability; 29 July 2013

Co-branded event with the Poverty Alleviation and Profitability Research Group

Guest Speakers:

  • Consul of Malawi, Consul Trent Smyth
  • David Faulmann, Communications and Stakeholder Manager, Business for Millennium Development
  • Srinivas Sridharan, Associate Professor of Marketing, Monash University
  • Tharani Jegatheeswaran, Client Director, Not-for profit, Deloitte
  • Susan Goodwin, Associate Dean, Research, Faculty of Education and Social Work, University of Sydney

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BERN Launch; 29 August 2013

Guest Speakers:

  • Greg Bourne- Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) Board Chair
  • Sam Mostyn - Non-executive Director and Sustainability Adviser
  • Matthew Bell- Ernst & Young Climate Change and Sustainability Services

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DISRUPT.SYDNEY Conference; 5 September 2013

Co-branded event with the Digital Disruption Research Group (DDRG)

Guest Speakers:

  • Anne Bartlett-Bragg, Managing Director of Ripple Effect Group Asia Pacific
  • Paula Bray, Manager of Visual and Digitisation Services at the Powerhouse Museum, Sydney
  • Steve Cadigan, Coach, Speaker, Advisor - Cadigan Talent Ventures Pacific

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BERN Seminar; 25 November 2013

"Corporate Citizenship: Implications for Business, Citizens and Governments"

Guest Speaker:

  • Professor Jeremy Moon, Gourlay Professor for Ethics in Business, Nottingham Business School

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Discipline of Work and Organisational Studies Seminar; 2 December 2013

"Varieties of Power in the Diffusion of Management Ideas: The Case of McKinsey & Co"

Guest Speaker:

  • Dr Joe O'Mahoney, Senior Lecturer in Organisational Studies, Cardiff Business School

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BERN Symposium; 10 December 2013

"Qualitative Research: Balancing Empirics and Theory"

Guest Speakers:

  • Professor Stewart Clegg, University of Technology Sydney
  • Associate Professor Leanne Cutcher, University of Sydney
  • Dr Jane Le, University of Sydney
  • Dr Jaco Lok, University of New South Wales
  • Associate Professor David Oliver, HEC Montreal
  • Professor John Roberts, University of Sydney

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BERN Seminar; 12 December 2013

"Employee Engagement - Manipulation or Voice"

Guest Speaker:

  • Professor David Guest, King's College London

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