The University of Applied Sciences for Management and Communication is one of the leading Austrian business school and the Center for Corporate Governance and Business Ethics is the leading national institution for these topics.
One purpose of our Center is the advancement of interdisciplinary discourse regarding economic and corporate ethics. Since 2012, we have been organizing the CGBE Lecture series on a regular basis. In this series, internationally renowned experts from the scientific and business communities present their perspectives on a variety of topics related to business ethics, corporate governance, CSR and sustainability.
The lectures are attended by our students and faculty as well as external guests from the private sector, policy-making bodies and the CSR community. In the past the speakers have included, i.a. Prof. Dr. Thomas Beschorner (University of St. Gallen), Prof. Dr. Andreas Georg Scherer (University of Zurich), Prof. Craig Smith (INSEAD) and Prof. Guido Palazzo (University of Lausanne) as well as numerous prominent practitioners.
The next CGBE Lectures take place at the University of Applied Sciences for Management and Communication, Währinger Gürtel 97, 1180 Vienna, Austria, 8pm to 9:45pm
Thursday, 05. October 2017
Sustainability: From Surviving to Thriving
Thursday, 12. October 2017
Dealing with White-Collar Crime and Corruption by Ordinary People
Thursday, 19. October 2017
Understanding the business of modern slavery
Thursday, 02. November 2017
Anti-Money Laundering Controls and promoting Financial Inclusion