Responsible Organising #2- Let’s Rethink Society!
Welcome tothe Responsible Organising conference #2 ! On November 13, 2018, from 09:00 to 18:00 At Hanken School of Economics(Arkadiankatu 22, 00100 Helsinki) The conference is free of charge and open to everyone but registration is mandatory!Please note that the conference is fully booked. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Pictures' galery: In this conference, we aim at discussing how can we collectively and responsibly take on the challenges the world is facing. Get onboard for this collective action and contribute to the discussions on building a more inclusive, ethical and responsible society! The day is composed of a plenary session about Accountability Mechanisms for Corporate Social Responsibility. In business and society: Who is liable for What? Through inspiring key-notes and a panel discussion, composed of representatives from Finland and other European Countries, we aim at understanding how to tackle business’s human rights challenges through legislation.In the afternoon, pick up the two workshops which have the highest interest to you! Five are organized in total but several take place at the same time. Topics are related to gender equality, inclusion, financial technologies, sustainable finance, mobility and migration. There is also an exhibition lined up to conclude an enlightening day on “rethinking Society for the 21st Century” and the United Nation Sustainable Development Goals, which can be explored while networking and enjoying a glass of bubble. Be a change-maker and join us!
- To get research based insights on current world challenges
- To engage in discussion with various experts
- To enlarge your perspectives through the diversity of topics tackled
- To network with other change makers and experts
Warm welcome to all! Program:
|09:00-09:15||Registration is open! Foyer|
|09:15-09:30||Introduction- Henrik Keinonen (host), Partnerships, NewCo, City of HelsinkiWelcome to Hanken- Karen Spens, Rector, Hanken School of EconomicsAssembly Hall|
|09:30-10:30||Keynote speeches: Corporate Social Responsibility: who is liable for what?
|10:50-12:00||Panel discussion on: Governing Social Responsibilities: Too important for corporate discretion?
Discussion moderated by Nikodemus Solitander- Director of CCR, Hanken School of EconomicsAssembly Hall
|12:00-13:00||Lunch at Hanken|
|13:00-14:30||Workshop - Sustainable finance and Financial Technology: Hand in hand towards Sustainable Development?
Panel Discussion addressing the overall topic of the workshop with specific questions like: Which kind of transformative activities can FinTech generate in the financial sector?, How to make FinTech more sustainable?, How can finance contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)?.
Discussion moderated by Ville-Pekka Sorsa- Assistant Professor, Management and Organisation, Hanken School of EconomicsAssembly Hall
|13:00-14:30||Workshop - How to meet the needs and rights of refugees?This workshop aims to bring together people from various organizations to discuss the needs and rights of refugees, as well as their relationship to global mobilities.Introduction to the topic by Jaana Sipilä- Project coordinator, Counter-trafficking, International Organization for Migration (IOM)Interactive workshop on: How can different actors contribute in meeting the needs and rights of refugees? Interactive workshop moderated by Pasi Aaltonen- Coordinator, FCA Finn Church AidPanel discussion focusing on the context of Finland:
Discussion moderated by Linda Annala- Doctoral Researcher, Hanken School of EconomicsRoom A309
|13:00-14:30||Workshop - Sport and Inclusion: all in the same team?In this multi-faceted workshop, we aim to introduce the current hot topics related to various aspects of sport and physical activity within the society.We will explore questions like: "How do individuals - from various identities and backgrounds - experience/consume sport?", "How can we use sport as a tool?", "What are the concepts of fairness and ethics in sporting competitions?" and, along the lines of fairness, even controversial questions like
"What constitutes being a female!?" and "Who is female enough to be allowed to participate in women's competitions!?".
Discussion moderated by Leila Gharavi- Coordinator, GODESS Institute, Hanken School of EconomicsRoom A411
|14:50-16:20||Workshop - 'What is the role of cars in the future of mobility?' (organised in collaboration with NewCo Helsinki)Introduction by Martin Fougère- Associate Professor in Politics and Business, Hanken School of EconomicsPresentations from companies which are currently defining the future of mobility:'How does your company create value? As a business? For the users? And for society?'
Panel discussion on “How to develop an efficient and sustainable eco-system for mobility?”
Discussion moderated by Robin Gustafsson- Associate Professor of Strategic Management, Aalto UniversityRoom A210
|14:50-16:20||Workshop - post #metoo: What do we do?In this interactive Workshop, we aim to open up a discussion on the different kinds of impacts of #MeToo at work and beyond, and what kinds of action can be taken to make for more equal, non-oppressive workplaces, organisations and cultures.Questions like What has changed, if anything? and What can and should we do? will be discussed.Workshop moderated by:
The workshop is composed of short presentations, discussions in group and discussions together.Room A309
|16:20-17:00||Conclusions of the day Foyer|
|17:00-18:00||Networking time and Cocktail in Foyer areaThree exhibition areas:
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About the organisers:The Centre for Corporate Responsibility (CCR) is a cross-disciplinary Research and Development Institute focusing on the societal impacts and responsibilities of business.
To know more about CCR, visit: https://www.hanken.fi/en/node/875502GODESS is a research and development institute that focusses on research areas of gender, organization, diversity, equality, and social sustainability in transnational times.
To know more about GODESS, visit: https://www.hanken.fi/godessThe Humanitarian Logistics and Supply Chain Research Institute (HUMLOG) acts as a focal point for researchers and partly for practitioners in Humanitarian Logistics to conduct high-quality research on logistics and supply chain management in humanitarian and development context.
To know more about HUMLOG, visit: https://www.hanken.fi/humlog Details of the first Responsible Organising Conference held in November 2017 can be found here!