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Responsible Business Research Workshop and Incubator – November 10, 2017

Miles S. Nadal Management Centre - Boardroom, Ernst & Young Tower, Toronto Dominion Centre, 222 Bay St., Suite 500, Toronto, M5K 1K2

Responsible Business Research Workshop and Incubator

The Centre of Excellence in Responsible Business at the Schulich School of Business will be holding their next biannual afternoon research workshop and incubator on Friday, November 10, 2017.

For the first hour of the incubator, some of COERB’s current visiting scholars will lead a discussion on Responsible Business related research.

In the middle part, discussion re ongoing research to help faculty and doctoral students develop work into publishable papers in the area of responsible business, broadly defined (i.e. work that deals with social issues in management, CSR, sustainability, and business ethics). Whether you have a completed manuscript or simply a half-baked idea, the research incubator will match you with an expert in your area who will carefully read your paper or idea and provide you feedback to help you mature and develop the paper or idea.

For the final part of the incubator, Associate Professor Uwafiokun Idemudia, Department of Social Science, School of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, York University, will share research insights into CSR from the perspective of the disciplines of Geography and International Development..

At the conclusion of the workshop, networking will be held at the Duke of Devon Pub (66 Wellington St. W.)

 

Please RSVP  & (submit work) to Mary Amati: COERB@schulich.yorku.ca

[please send in your paper for presentation, and/or your manuscripts, abstracts, or proposals for small group discussion (submission to both parts is possible and welcomed]

Deadline for submissions: Friday, 3 November, 2017

For inquiries please contact Dirk Matten: dmatten@schulich.yorku.ca

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO FORWARD THIS INVITATION TO COLLEAGUES, PHD STUDENTS OR ANYBODY ELSE IN YOUR NETWORK WHO MIGHT BE INTERESTED.

We are looking forward to seeing you.

The COERB Team

 

A workshop to share and discuss the craft of research. It is also an opportunity to share some of the ongoing research taking place in the Centre of Excellence in Responsible Business along with an incubator to help faculty and doctoral students develop work into publishable papers in the area of responsible business, broadly defined (i.e. work that deals with public policy, social issues in management, CSR, sustainability, business ethics etc.).

Schedule:

1.00 – 1.30      Lunch and Welcome

1.30 – 2.30      Experiences from the research workshop of local scholars:

Professor Charles Cho, Erivan K Haub Chair in Business and Sustainability, Schulich School of Business, York University

Dr Caterina Tantalo, Visiting Scholar at the Schulich School of Business, York University

2.30 – 3.30      Research incubator feedback sessions

  • Direct feedback from faculty experts on pre-submitted research ideas and papers (in small groups)
  • Deadline for submissions: November 1, 2017, submit to COERB@schulich.yorku.ca

3.30 – 3.45      Break

3.45 – 5.00      Research in the business-society field – insights from neighboring disciplines:

Geography and International Development
Presenter:

Associate Professor Uwafiokun Idemudia
Department of Social Science, School of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, York University

Followed by:

5.00 – 8.00      Responsible business ‘pub night’ – Duke of Devon, Concourse Level, TD Tower, Toronto Dominion Centre, 66 Wellington Street West, Toronto, M5K 1H1