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Lugano Sustainability Forum (11.11.2011)

On November 11th USI will host the joint-event of the Lugano Sustainability Forum and the annual Meeting of EBEN-Switzerland, the Swiss chapter of the European Business Ethics Network.

The panel discussion addresses “CSR and sustainability as drivers in finance and investment?” and brings together practitioners from the BSI, Credit Swiss, Social Business Earth and the World Bank.
A second panel addresses the standardization of CSR and business ethics with regard to the newly published ISO 26.000 on Social Responsibility. Furthermore a company presentation workshop opens perspectives in the professional field of CSR and sustainability. Finally a PhD Workshop brings together PhD students from Switzerland to discuss projects in the field and to connect different research institutions in the emerging field of business ethics.

See the detailed schedule of the event.