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BEES Business Ethics Education Seminar

“Business Ethics Education and Embedded Capitalisms: Canada, Poland, Germany”

The workshop took place in Berlin (29-30th January 2010). Goals of the workshop were: to understand the cultural context of the three countries, the role of business ethics education in universities in these countries, and the concrete issues that are taught in business ethics classes.

Berlin – hot debateThree rounds of informal discussions based on the input of the participants from Canada, Poland, and Germany we organised. The topics were:

  • Business practices and its cultural embeddedness
  • The relevance of business ethics for research and education
  • Prospects of cooperation between scholars and institutions from our countries.
  • Universities and institutions engaged:
    Université de Montréal, University of Potsdam; University of Oldenburg; Carleton University Ottawa; HEC Montreal; Warsaw School of Economics; University of Applied Sciences Berlin; University of Łódź; Free University Berlin; Institute for Value Oriented Management; CSR NEWS GmbH; Leuphana University, Lueneburg; International Graduate School of Zittau; European University Viadrina, Frankfurt/Oder; Munich University of Applied Sciences.

    The workshop was supported by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the University of Montreal.