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Conference Programme

The 2nd International Conference on CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance:

Building New Bridges between Business and Society

July 29-31, 2015, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics

Nanjing, P.R China

 

July 29 (Wednesday)

7:00 a.m. Breakfast available

8:30 am. Registration Open at F6, NUFE

 

9:30a.m.          Official Opening of the Conference

2nd Floor, F6, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics (NUFE)

Chair: Hualiang Lu

Welcome speech by President of NUFE

Speech by Prof. Dr. Nick Capaldi, Conference Chair, Legendre-Soulé Distinguished Chair in Business Ethics at Loyola University New Orleans

Speech by Prof. Dr. René Schmidpeter, Conference Co-Chair, Dr. Jürgen Meyer Endowed Chair for International Business Ethics and CSR, Cologne Business School, Germany

 

10a.m.        -    12:00 a.m.       SESSION ONE (PLENARY SESSION I)

2nd Floor, F6, Nanjing University of Finance and Economics (NUFE)

Chair? Rene Schmidpeter

 

Stephen Hicks, Professor of Philosophy, Executive Director, The Center for Ethics and Entrepreneurship, Rockford University

Corruption in Business and Regulation as Solution or Cause

 

Liu Hansong, Chief Officer for International Labour Affairs, Deputy Director of International Department, China Enterprise Confederation

Promoting CSR for Chinese Enterprises in Africa

 

Wang Xinyu, Deputy Dean, Economic Transition Research Centre, Beijing Industrial University

Opportunities and Challenges of Sino-German CSR Cooperation

 

Lifetime Contribution Award (Academic)

 

12:00a.m.   -    2:00 p.m.         Lunch & Break (1st Floor, F6, NUFE)

 

2:00p.m.    -    3:30 p.m.        SESSION TWO

RM 1: CSR Origins

Venue: No. 6 Conference Room, 1st Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(13) Stephen Hicks “Entrepreneurship’s Relationship to CSR”

(36) Rene Schmidpeter “CSR as a Business Approach”

(37) Martin Brueckner “The Licenses to Operate: On the Interplay of Political, Social and Actuarial Risk Dimensions and the Building of a Conceptual Bridge Between CSR and the Social License to Operate Concept”

 

RM 2:       Sustainability

Venue: No. 5 Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Xianlin Hotel

 Chair: 

(26) Weikang Zou “Can Banks Turn China Green? ---Green Credit in the CSR of Chinese Banking Industry

(8) Nayan Mitra “In The Pursuit of Building The Foundation For Sustainability”

(38) Carsten Deckert Sustainable Logistics: A Framework for Green Logistics and City Logistics

 

3:30p.m.    -     4:00p.m.          Coffee Break 

New Book Presentation 1st Floor, Xianlin Hotel

 

4:00p.m.    -    5:30pm           SESSION THREE

RM 3:       Asia

Venue: No. 6 Conference Room, 1st Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(9) Magumi Suto “Does Foreign Ownership Enhance the Corporate Social Performance of Japanese Firms?”

(32) Liangrong Zu “Sustainability Risk and Crisis Management: A Taoism’s Perspective”

(24) Wu Sijia Zhang Chenzhao “Study on the impact of social responsibility on business performance for Chinese listed liquor enterprises”

 

RM4:       Sociological Perspectives

Venue: No. 5 Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(5) Brunhilde Schram, Thomas Walker CMC “Qualityseal for Sustainability and C(S)R (Corporate Responsibility) ECCOS²²

(30) Rute Abreu “Accounting for Sustainability: The case study of Petrobras”

(39) Ivan Hilliard, “Presenting the SEEk model- a holistic measurement tool for responsible management”

 

5:40 p.m.       Meeting of the Organizing Committee

 


July 30 (Thursday)

7:00 a.m.  Breakfast available

 

8:30 a.m.    -   10:30a.m.        SESSION FOUR (PLENARY SESSION I)          

Venue: Ground Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair:  Zu Liangrong

 

Thomas Walker, Walk-on, Institute for sustainable solutions

The CSR Strategy of Europe and the Impacts on the Global Economy

 

Wang Xuemei, Director of Workers Rights Protection Department, International Department, All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU)

Labor Dimension of CSR in China

 

Yin Guoxin, President, Chenfeng Group, Jintan, P.R. China

CSR and Sustainable Strategy of Chenfeng Group

 

Lifetime Contribution Award (Business)

 

10:30a.m   -     10:45a.m.        Coffee Break

 

10:45a.m.   -   12:15 noon     SESSION FIVE

RM5:       Sociological Perspectives

Venue: No. 6 Conference Room, 1st Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(1) Debarati Das Gupta “Women symbolism in Marketing – Are the human rights legit?”

(18) Lina Widyastuti “Best Practice of Integrative Model in Mitigating the Impact of International Labor Migration on Family Left Behind”

(40) LIU Yongqiang “Endogenous Mechanism and Structure of Work-Family Balance Institutions in Chinese Enterprises”

 

RM6:       Management

Venue: No. 5 Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair:

(7) Thomas Walker, Ron Cambridge “Entrepreneurial Wisdom – Essentials to enable wise decisions and resilience”

(34) Fabiana Di Lorenzo “Disclosing the use of conflict minerals: the path from mandatory to soft law regulation in matter of supply chains due diligence and new forms of legal advancement”

(35) Bonnie Lewtas “Sustainable Hospitality Management – Challenges and Opportunities for Small Island Destinations: Case Study British Virgin Islands

12:15 a.m.   -   2:00 p.m.         Lunch

 

2:00 p.m.   -    3:30 p.m.       SESSION SIX

RM7:       CSR Investment:

Venue: No. 6 Conference Room, 1st Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(27) Ioanna Boulouta “Luck of trust in corporations: a barrier to CSR returns on investments”

(28) Sujie Wang “Study On The Relationship Between Corporate Social Responsibility And Social Responsibility Investment”

 

RM8:      Corporate Finance

Venue: No. 5 Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(29) Marian Eabrasu “Betting on Floods: Lessons from an Indonesian Experiment in Index-Based Microinsurance”

(31)  Rute Abreu “The importance of Gold in the financial report”

 

3:30p.m.     -    4:00p.m.          Coffee Break 

Opening Ceremony Sino-German Research Institute for Sustainable Development

 

 

4:00p.m.   -     5:30p.m.        SESSION SEVEN

RM9:      Asia 2

Venue: No. 6 Conference Room, 1st Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(21) Wang Mengya “Study on the impacting factors of triple performance for farmers’ professional cooperatives: A case study of Jiangsu Province”

(12) Puan Yatim “Corporate Social Responsibility(CSR) and Sustainability Reporting within the Malaysian Plantation Sector”

 (41) Bing Zhu, “CSR in the Context of Transition Economy: An Evaluation of Enterprises CSR Practices in China”

 

RM10:      CSR and China

Venue: No. 5 Conference Room, 2nd Floor, Xianlin Hotel

Chair: 

(23) Wu Maying “Study on the impact of business ethics education on corporate social responsibility orientation of Chinese college students”

(22) Yan Jiang “Study on the corporate social responsibility information disclosure and equity capital cost for Chinese enterprises”

(42) Liu Ke “Environmental accounting information disclosure of listed companies analyzed about China's steel industry”

 

5:30p.m.   -     7:00p.m.        Closing Reception

 

July 31

City Tour (Optional)