Workshop: Corporate Social Responsibility in the Digital Economy

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Fri, 10 Nov 2017

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

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Cass Business School, 106 Bunhill Row

106 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TZ, UK

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Friday 10th November 2017

Workshop: Corporate Social Responsibility in the Digital Economy

 

This workshop is now full, please contact Michael.Etter@city.ac.uk to be added to the waiting list.

 

 

Join the emerging debate around the digital economy and its challenges with regard to corporate social responsibility (CSR) and business ethics.

The one-day event will consist of presentations, panels, and a paper development workshop.

For the workshop, we invite empirical and conceptual papers that may address the following topics among others:

  • The sharing economy
  • Digital labour
  • Big data, algorithms, and governance
  • The power of internet companies
  • Social movements, new media, and digital communication
  • Surveillance and privacy

Participants will discuss their papers with senior scholars that are experts in the field of CSR and digitalization.

Confirmed speakers and facilitators are:

  • Jean-Pascal Gond, Centre for Responsible Enterprise, Cass Business School
  • Annabelle Gawer, Co-Director of the University of Surrey Centre for the Digital Economy
  • Andreas Scherer, University of Zurich
  • Dirk Matten, Hewlett-Packard Chair in CSR, Schulich School of Business, York University
  • Glen Whelan, Lecturer McGill & Visiting Scholar York University Fleura Bardhi, Cass Business School
  • Andre Spicer, Centre for Responsible Enterprise, Cass Business School
  • Friederike Schultz, Copenhagen Business School / McKinsey & Co.
  • Bruce Daisly, Twitter
  • Itziar Castello, Centre for Digital Economy, The University of Surrey
  • Michael Etter, Centre for Responsible Enterprise, Cass Business School

 

Please submit an extended abstract (max 500 words, excluding references) by September 10th 2017 to Michael.etter@city.ac.uk.

Location: Cass Business School, Central London

PhD students can contact Michael.etter@city.ac.uk for opportunities for travel grants.

 

Timings and Rooms:

11:00 Introduction – Room 2004 (second floor)

11:15 Key notes – Room 2004

  • Glen Whelan: Artificial Intelligence, Asymmetries, and Corporate Responsibility
  • Annabelle Gawer: Online platforms: is dominance abuse unavoidable?

12:45 Lunch – The Milling Area (second floor)

14:00 Paper development roundtables for manuscripts – only for participants who submitted a paper

15:30 Coffee – The Milling Area (second floor)

16:00 Panel discussion on the digital economy and CSR – Room 2004

  • Bruce Daisly, Twitter
  • Friederike Schultz, McKinsey and Copenhagen Business School
  • Andreas Scherer, University Zurich
  • Dirk Matten, Schulich School of Business, York University
  • Fleura Bardhi, Cass Business School
  • Moderator: Itziar Castello, University of Surrey

17:45 Drinks – The Milling Area (second floor)

18:30 Dinner for workshop-participants – only for participants who submitted a paper



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Cass Business School, 106 Bunhill Row

106 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TZ, UK