Responsible Organizations in the Global Context Conference

Thursday, June 15 at 8:00am to 6:30pm

Georgetown University Hotel & Conference Center 3800 Reservoir Road Northwest, Washington, DC

Georgetown University's Center for Intercultural Education & Development (CIED) is proud to partner with the LAREQUOI Research Center for Management of the University of Versailles (France) to bring together researchers and thought leaders in responsible leadership and management for a two-day conference at the beautiful Georgetown University. 
In an era of unfettered globalization, the relationship between responsibility, organizations, and management seems even more crucial today. Come and join the discussion on the roles and responsibilities that companies, institutions, and organizations undertake as they encounter global challenges.

Conference Schedule:
Thursday, June 15
8:00 - 9:00am: Registration and Breakfast
9:15 - 10:45am: Keynote Addresses and Introductions
Guest Speaker Presentation: Professor Andrew Pettigrew, Said Business School, University of Oxford
10:45 - 11:00am: Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30pm: Round Table: Business Discussion
12:45 - 2:00pm: Lunch
2:15pm - 3:45pm: Concurrent Workshops

Workshop 1: Managerial and Organizational Implications of Responsibility
Workshop 2: Role and responsibilities of leaders
Workshop 3: Responsible Public policies
Workshop 4: Responsible Non-Profit Organizations
Workshop 5: Citizenship and Responsibilities toward Stakeholders

3:45 - 4:15pm: Coffee Break
4:15 - 5:45pm: Concurrent Workshops

Workshop 6: Responsibility of International Institutions
Workshop 7: Corporate Social Responsibility and Globalization
Workshop 8: Corporate Social Responsibility and SME's
Workshop 9: Responsible Marketing and Relations to Consumers
Workshop 10: Business Ethics

7:30pm: Dinner (Restaurant Tony & Joe's) at Washington Harbour

Friday, June 16
8:15 - 9:15am: Breakfast
9:30 - 11:00am: Concurrent Workshops

Workshop 11: Addressing Societal Challenges
Workshop 12: Responsible Governance and Sustainable Development
Workshop 13: Culture, Diversity and Responsibility
Workshop 14: Responsible Education and Research
Workshop 15: Responsible Healthcare Management

11:00 - 11:15am: Coffee Break
11:15 - 12:45pm: Concurrent Workshops

Workshop 16: Digitalization, Innovation and Responsibility
Workshop 17: Responsible Communication
Workshop 18: Responsible and Smart Cities
Workshop 19: Professional Experiences regarding Responsibilities
Workshop 20: Doctoral Presentations on ongoing research

1:00 - 2:15pm: Lunch
2:30 - 4:00pm: Round table: Business Discussion
Guest Speaker Highlights and Conclusion: Professor Mile Terziovski, Curtin University, Australia
4:15 - 5:00pm: Closing Session
5:00 - 6:00pm: Closing Cocktail Reception

On-Site Hotel Information:
A very limited number of guest rooms remain for a discounted rate
199 USD + tax (single or double occupancy) if reserved before May 15, 2017, depending on availability
Please contact Jocelyn Vottero directly to reserve your room
Phone: 202-687-3278
Please mention GU Responsible Organizations Conference 

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