Programme

Globethics.net Intenational Conference. Managing and Teaching Ethics in Higher Education: Policies, Skills and Resources

 

Day 1 – Monday 4 June 2018

Time Activiy
8.00 – 10.30
Arrivals and Registration
 

10.30 – 11.15

Opening

Welcome address by Obiora Ike, Executive Director, Globethics.net 
‘No sustainable Development without Integration of Ethics into Higher Education'  
 
Introductory remarks by with conference facilitator Arnold Smit,  Head, USB Social Impact, University of Stellenbosch Business School
 
Goodwill messages 
 
11.15 – 11.55
Keynotes 1 and 2 

‘Promoting Excellence: The Case for Ethics in Higher Education'

11.55 – 13.00
 
Table conversations and feedback with Conference facilitator Arnold Smit
13.00 – 14.30 Lunch /Marketplace in the Exhibition Area
14.30 – 16.00
Parallel Streams
Training of trainers Workshop (1) Academic /workshop track  (A1) Academic /workshop track  (B1) Academic /workshop track  (C1)
16.00 – 16.30  Refreshments

16.30 – 18.00

Panel 1 

‘Showcasing Excellence: Effective Practices in Different Contexts'
Panel discussion with presentations of effective practices in higher education institutions
18.30 – 20.00 Networking Dinner

 

Day 2 – Tuesday 5 June 2018

Time Activiy
09.00 – 10.15
Panel 2
 
Opening of Day 2: Introduction and Goodwill Messages
‘Higher Education Institutions: Key Drivers of the 2030 Agenda' 
Panel discussion 
 
10.15 – 11.15
‘Ethics at Work : Challenges and Opportunities for Higher Education'
Panel with representatives of employers, students, professional associations and higher education institutions 
 
11.15 – 11.45
 
 
Refreshments      
11.45 – 13.00
 
Table conversations and feedback with Conference Facilitator, Arnold Smit
13.00 – 14.30
 
Lunch/ Marketplace in the Exhibition Area
 
14.30 – 16.00 
Parallel streams
 
Training of trainers Workshop (2) Academic /workshop track (A2) Academic /workshop track (B2) Academic /workshop track (C2)
16.00 – 16.30 Refreshments
16.30 – 17.30 Marketplace in the Exhibition Area Globethics.net Consortium Steering Committee meeting
18.30  – 20.00 Conference dinner with guest speaker and ethics festival

 

Day 3 – Wednesday 6 June 2018

Time Activiy
09.00 – 10.30
Parallel streams
 
Training of trainers Workshop (3)
 
Academic /workshop track  (A3) Academic /workshop track  (B3) Academic /workshop track  (C3)
10.30 – 11.00
Refreshments
 
11.00 – 12.00
Lab
‘Integrating Ethics into Higher Education: Moving from Knowledge Resources to Institutional Change' with Conference Facilitator, Arnold Smit
12.00 – 12.30
Conclusions
Conclusions,  feedback and learning to take away, Conference Facilitator, Arnold Smit
12.30 – 13.00
Closure
Closing address,  Christoph Stückelberger, President and Founder, Globethics.net 
13.00 – 14.00
 
Lunch followed by departures / Optional excursions