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Corporate ethical action for the common good

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Elisabeth-Herz-Kremenak-Saal
Plenary / Panel
english language

In this plenary, the initiative Ethics in Action presents the results of its meeting in Alpbach on the topic of corporate ethical responsibility: How can responsibility be strengthened among big international corporations? What actions are already being taken to that effect? Where do the problems lie?

Speakers

Director, Global Ethic Institute, University of Tübingen
Chief Executive Officer, Jonathan Rose Companies, New York
Professor of economics, leader in sustainable development, senior UN advisor, bestselling author, and syndicated columnist, New York
Associate Professor of Law, Fordham University, New York
Chairman, Methodos S.p.A., Munich Chair

Prof. Dr. Claus DIERKSMEIER

Director, Global Ethic Institute, University of Tübingen

1995 Master of Arts in Philosophy, Public Law and Systematic Theology, University of Hamburg
1997 PhD in Philosophy, University of Hamburg
1997 Scientific Fellow, Institute of Philosophy, University of Jena
1997-1998 Research Assistant and Instructor, Institute for Public Law and Philosophy Law, University of Jena
1998 Scientific Fellow, interdisciplinary research project "Methoden richterlicher Rechtsfindung", Universities Jena and Hagen
1998-2002 Assistant Professor for Practical Philosophy, Institute of Philosophy, University of Jena
2001-2002 Visiting Professor and Research Fellow in Spain, Uruguay and Argentina based on a research grant awarded by the "Goerres-Gesellschaft"
2002 Dr. habil. (PD) in Philosophy, University of Jena
2002-2011 Associate Professor, Stonehill College, Easton/Boston
2008-2009 Replacement, Full Professorship, University of Regensburg
2011-2012 Full Professor, Stonehill College, Easton/Boston
since 2012 Director, Global Ethic Institute, University of Tübingen
since 2016 Full Professor for Globalisation and Economic Ethics and Director of the Global Ethic Institute, University of Tübingen

Jonathan F.P. ROSE

Chief Executive Officer, Jonathan Rose Companies, New York

1974 BA in Psychology and Philosophy, Yale University, New Haven
1976-1989 Project Developer, Rose Associates
1979 Founder, Gramavision Records and Founder, American Thread Building
1980 Masters in Regional Planning, University of Pennsylvania
since 1989 Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Jonathan Rose Companies, New York

Dr. Jeffrey D. SACHS

Professor of economics, leader in sustainable development, senior UN advisor, bestselling author, and syndicated columnist, New York

1973 Staff Assistant to the Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopolies, Judiciary Committee of the United States Senate
1974 Staff Assistant to United States Senator Phillip A. Hart
1977 Student Intern at Federal Research Board, Washington, DC
1978 Visiting Scholar, Institute for International Economic Studies, Stockholm
1978-1980 Junior Fellow, Harvard Society of Fellows, Cambridge, MA
1979-1980 Research Associate, Falk Institute of Economic Research, Jerusalem, Israel, Collaboration with Michael Bruno
1981 Visiting Research Associate, London School of Economics
1982 Consultant, International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC
1983 Consultant, OECD - Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development and Visiting Professor, Ecole des Haute Etudes en Sciences Sociales, Paris
1984-2002 Galen L. Stone Professor of International Trade, Harvard University (Assistant Professor, 1980-1982, Associate Professor, 1982-1983, Full Professor 1984-2002)
1984-1986 Visiting Professor, Institute of World Economics, Kiel
1986-1987 Visiting Scholar, Bank of Japan and Japan Ministry of Finance, Tokyo
1990-1992 Visiting Professor of Macroeconomic Policy, WIDER - World Institute of Development Economics,Research, United Nations University, Helsinki
1994-1996 Founder and Chair, Executive Committee, Institute of Economic Analysis, Moscow
1995-1999 Director, Harvard Institute for International Development, Cambridge, MA
1998-2002 Director, Center for International Development, Harvard University
1999-2000 Member, International Financial Institutions Advisory Commission appointed by U.S. Congress
2000-2001 Chair, Commission on Macroeconomics and Health for the World Health Organization
2002-2006 Special Advisor to U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan on Millennium Development Goals; Director, United Nations Millennium Project
2002-2016 Director, The Earth Institute and Quetelet Professor of Sustainable Development, Colombia University, New York
2007-2016 Special Advisor to U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon on Millenium Development Goals and Sustainable Development Goals
 
 Current functions:
 Director, Center for Sustainable Development, Columbia University, New York
 Special Advisor to United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres
 University Professor, Columbia University, New York
 Director, UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network
 Distinguished Fellow, IIASA - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis
 Co-Founder and Director, Millennium Promise
 Founder and Chair, SDG USA
 Economic Advisor to governments in Latin America, Eastern Europe, Africa and Asia
 Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge, MA
 Member, Brookings Panel of Economists, Brookings Institution, Washington, DC
 Co-Chair, Asian Economic Panel of Economists
2010-2015 Member, UN Secretary General's MDG Advocacy Group

Prof. Zephyr TEACHOUT

Associate Professor of Law, Fordham University, New York

1993 Bachelor of Arts, Yale University
  Clerk, Chief Judge Edward R. Becker, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  Staff Attorney, Center for Death Penalty Litigation
1999 JD and Master of Arts in Political Science, Duke University
2001 Co-Founding Executive Director, The Fair Trial Initiative
2004 Director of Internet Organizing, Dean for America, Howard Dean's Presidential Campaign
2005 Non-resident Fellow, Berkman Center for Internet and Society, Harvard Law School
2005-2006 Lecturer, University of Vermont
2006 National Director, Sunlight Foundation
2014 New York Gubernatorial Campaign
2016 Candidate, New York's 19th Congressional District

Emilio GALLI-ZUGARO

Chairman, Methodos S.p.A., Munich

 Studied Political Sciences in Würzburg and Rome
1980-1985 Communcation functions in public service, Rome
1985-1992 Journalist for FORTUNE, Wirtschaftswoche, L'Independente, Italia Oggi, Il Giornale, Finanz und Wirtschaft, The European
since 1996 Author and Scholar, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich
since 2000 European School of Management and Technology, Berlin
1992-2015 Head of Group Communications, Allianz SE, Munich
  Executive coach and mentor, Entrepreneurship Center, Munich
since 2015 Chairman of Methodos, S.p.A., Milan

Health Symposium

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20.08.2017

17:00 - 17:45OpeningPlenary
18:00 - 19:30Health threats near and farPlenary
20:00 - 22:00Evening ReceptionSocial

21.08.2017

08:00 - 09:00Breakfast Talk Reproductive RightsBreakout
09:00 - 10:30Affordable access to innovative medicinesPlenary
11:00 - 12:30Communication of knowledge in healthcare: between interests and needsPlenary
14:00 - 14:15A new culture of leadership and cooperation in the healthcare sectorBreakout
14:15 - 17:00Breakout Session 01: Children's hospiceBreakout
14:15 - 17:00Breakout Session 02: Clinical pharmacistsBreakout
14:15 - 17:00Breakout Session 03: Primary Care Center EnnsBreakout
14:15 - 17:00Breakout Session 04: TeamTherapieBreakout
14:15 - 17:00Breakout Session 05: CornerstoneBreakout
14:15 - 17:00Breakout Session 06: BuurtzorgBreakout
17:00 - 20:00Reception on the HillSocial
20:00 - 21:30The responsibility of religion(s) for sustainable developmentPlenary

22.08.2017

04:30 - 08:00Sunrise Hike to Gratlspitz with David LamaSocial
09:00 - 10:30Integrating health care structures in interdisciplinary teamsPlenary
11:00 - 12:30Migration and healthPlenary
12:30 - 14:00Lunch ReceptionSocial
14:00 - 15:30Partner Session 01: Good health information - the goal of health policy and area of conflict?Partner
14:00 - 15:30Partner Session 02: Geriatrics 2.0 - multiprofessional geriatric medicine and digitisationPartner
14:00 - 15:30Partner Session 03: The digital supplier as contributor to a healthy householdPartner
14:00 - 15:30Partner Session 04: Seamless Care: Quality of life through connected healthcarePartner
16:00 - 17:30Partner Session 05: Sports clubs as impetuses for healthPartner
16:00 - 17:30Partner Session 06: Caring CommunitiesPartner
16:00 - 17:30Partner Session 07: Leadership for health - supporting transformational change for population health managementPartner
20:00 - 21:30Corporate ethical action for the common goodPlenary