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Does Compliance Pay? Incentives for Social Responsibility in Global Manufacturing

📅31st May 2016
15:30
📅 To be confirmed

👤Professor Greg Distelhorst
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📅31st May 2016
15:30

Does Compliance Pay? Incentives for Social Responsibility in Global Manufacturing

Professor Greg Distelhorst - Associate Professor of International Business - Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Greg Distelhorst asks if transnational private regulations incentivise factories to comply with international labour, health, and environmental standards.

📅1st Jun 2016
18:30

A founder's story: SwarmOnline's journey

Andrew Duncan - Founder - SwarmOnline
A joint event between the Business School, the Entrepreneurship Club and MBM Commercial, at which SwarmOnline founder Andrew Duncan will give a presentation on his experience of being an entrepreneur and answer audience questions. This will be followed by a networking session.

📅2nd Jun 2016
18:00

Britain's Decision: Facts and Impartial Analysis for the EU referendum on 23 June 2016

The David Hume Institute, the Centre on Constitutional Change and The Hunter Foundation have jointly produced a free eBook to help voters make an informed choice in the EU referendum. At this event the three authors will talk about aspects of the debate and you will have the opportunity to ask them questions.

📅7th Jun 2016
18:30

Frankfurt Alumni Networking Event

An informal business networking event in Frankfurt, hosted in partnership with the Frankfurt School of Management and Finance, open to all University of Edinburgh Business School alumni in the area.

📅8th Jun 2016
17:30

Tom Robertson Memorial Lecture 2016: "New Institutions for a New Economic Order"

Professor Jerry Davis - Wilbur K. Pierpont Collegiate Professor of Management - University of Michigan
The Accounting and Finance Group is delighted to announce that the Tom Robertson Memorial Lecture 2016 will be delivered by Professor Jerry Davis from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan.

📅9th Jun 2016
08:45

Accounting for the extraordinary: Managing crises, unknowns and the unexpected

Prof Paolo Quattrone - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
To celebrate the recent launch of the Centre for Accounting & Society (CAS), the University of Edinburgh Business School is delighted to host a 2 day conference on the role and importance of accounting practices when responding to crisis situations.

📅13th Jun 2016
18:00

Iceland Alumni Networking Reception

Informal business networking event in Reykjavik, Iceland, open to all University of Edinburgh Business School alumni in the area.

📅14th Jun 2016
17:30

Reporting and Readability: What Next for Sustainability?

Dr Tatiana Rodionova - Lecturer in Finance - University of Edinburgh Business School (et al.)
In a time when sustainability reports have a much wider readership, the Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability Network (CRSN) considers current research into reporting and the journey to integrated reporting.

📅14th Jun 2016
18:00

eClub Summer Speed Networking

The Edinburgh Entrepreneurship Club is hosting a speed networking event open to all students, researchers and anyone with an interest in entrepreneurship. Come along to enjoy a glass of wine and some informal networking.

📅15th Jun 2016
08:30

Building a Sustainable Business

Dr Kenneth Amaeshi - Reader in Strategy & International Business and Director of University of Edinburgh Business School Sustainable Business Initiative - University of Edinburgh (et al.)
A 3 day course on sustainability in business, featuring interactive discussions, lectures, practical exercises and site visits.

📅16th Jun 2016
13:00

Pitching Research Seminar

Professor Robert Faff - Director of Reearch - UQ Business School, The University of Queensland, Australia
A seminar to discuss Professor Robert Faff's newly developed template tool which helps to clarify thinking and sharpen up the drafting of initial proposals for research projects.

📅27th Sep 2016
08:30

Building an International Business

Professor Simon Harris - Chair in International Strategy - University of Edinburgh
Using the latest research in internationalisation, we pinpoint the main hurdles you face in international venturing, show the main capabilities you need to overcome them and present tested strategies for building businesses internationally.

📅13th Oct 2016
09:00

Digital Leadership Masterclass

Jim Hamill - Director - Future Digital Leaders
This 2 day masterclass will provide practical advice on how to become a future digital leader, including how set up a digital and social media listening system, how to use metrics to measure digital performance and how to develop a digital strategy for an organisation.

📅24th Nov 2016
08:30

Leading Strategic Change Masterclass

Professor John Amis - Chair in Strategic Management & Organisation - University of Edinburgh
This 2 day programme on leading strategic change is designed to equip leaders with the ability to understand when and why change is needed in business, and how to deliver it effectively and sustainably.

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