Conference 2014: Documentation

 

 Programme

 Brochure & Speakers' Bios

   


 

 

Day 1 - 3 January 2014

▪ Opening Ceremony
▪ Doing the Right Thing Right - Keynote Address
Equal in an Unequal World - Panel Discussion
▪ Equality and Diversity in Business Relations BRICS-Africa - Panel Discussion 2

▪ Declaration of Principles on Equality and Inequality for a Sustainable Economy -
▪ Presentation of Draft and Feedback

Workgroup Sessions: Tackling the Economic Dimension of Inequality – challenges, opportunities and way forward
▪ Gender Equality - Workgroup 1

▪ The Role of Markets and Globalisation for Equality - Workgroup 2

▪ Sharing Economy: Cooperatives, Social Enterprises, Anarchic Enterprises,
▪ Microfinance - Workgroup 3

▪ Transparency in Religious Organisations and NGOs - Workgroup 4

▪ My Choice for Equality - Presentation of a Globethics.net campaign
▪ Good Practices Corporate Cases - Plenary Panel

▪ Book Launches

▪ Cultural programme

Day 2 - 4 January 2014

▪ Nominees - ‘My Choice for Equality' campaign

Workgroup Sessions: Tackling the Social, Environmental and Spiritual Dimension of Inequality – challenges, opportunities, and way forward
▪ Equal access to natural resources Perspectives from India, Africa, China - Workgroup 5

▪ Holistic Business Education to Overcome Inequality - Workgroup 6
▪ Spirituality for Sustainability - Workgroup 7
▪ Innovation Ethics: Innovation for and with the Marginalised and for Sustainability - Workgroup 8
 

Workgroup Sessions: How can equality be improved – practical tools and cross-sector collaboration
▪ Ethical Principles of Equality and Inequality - Workgroup 9

▪ SME Sustainable Leadership across Continents - Workgroup 10

▪ Social Media for Participation and Equal Access to Information - Workgroup 11

▪ Principles on Equality and Inequality for a Sustainable Economy - High Level Panel
▪ Summary Feedback on the Workgroups
▪ The Way Forward, and Closing Remarks

Day 1 - 3 January 2014

 

Opening Ceremony
 

  • Vasanthi Srinivasan - Chairperson, Centre for Corporate Governance and Citizenship at IIMB (India)

  • Christoph Stückelberger - Executive Director and Founder of Globethics.net (Switzerland)

  • Devanath Tirupati - Director In-charge, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB) (India)

  • S.D. Shibulal - Co-chair Global Ethics Forum, Board Member Globethics.net, Co-founder and CEO, Infosys (India)



Doing the Right Thing Right - Keynote Address
 

    

                                                                                                               


 

 

 

 

 

  • Kumud M Srinivasan - President of Intel India and General Manager of the Intel Architecture Group (India)

     

Equal in an Unequal World - Panel Discussion

 

                                                                                                                 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Mervyn King S.C. - Chairman, King Committee on Corporate Governance (South Africa)
  • Klaus M. Leisinger - Chairman Emeritus, Novartis Foundation for Sustainable Development and President Global Values Alliance Foundation (Switzerland)
  • Liu Dexi - Institute for International Strategic Studies (IISS), Central Party School (CCPS) (China)
  • Vasanthi Srinivasan - Chairperson, Centre for Corporate Governance and Citizenship at IIMB (India)

     

Equality and Diversity in Business Relations BRICS-Africa - Panel Discussion 2
 

Liu Baocheng
[PDF - 153 KB]                                               
                                                                                                                                          


 

 

 

 

  • Christoph Stückelberger - Executive Director and Founder of Globethics.net (Switzerland)

  • Liu Baocheng - Founder and Director of Center for International Business Ethics (CIBE) at University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) (China)

  • Deon Rossouw - CEO, Ethics Institute of South Africa and Professor, University of Pretoria (South Africa)

  • Aurélien Atidegla - President Dynamique OSCAF and Director, Globethics.net Francophone Africa (Benin)

  • Alexander Ageev - Director General, Institute for Economic Strategies (Russia)

  • N. Ravi - Senior Fellow, Centre for Public Policy, IIMB (India)


 

Declaration of Principles on Equality and Inequality for a Sustainable Economy - Presentation of Draft and Feedback

 

Declaration of Principles on Equality and Inequality for a Sustainable Economy [Draft]                                                                                

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Teodorina Lessidrenska - Programme Executive Business Ethics, Globethics.net (Switzerland)

 

Workgroup Sessions: Tackling the Economic Dimension of Inequality – challenges, opportunities and way forward
 

Gender Equality - Workgroup 1

 

Afua Ansre - Gender Equality
[PDF - 189KB]     
         

Le Ping - Considering the Dilemma about Chinese Female's Development from the Fear of Professional Females
[PDF - 215KB]

 

 

 

  • Gita Sen - Professor, Centre for Public Policy, IIMB (India)
  • Sucharita Eashwar - Executive Director India, WEConnect International
  • Le Ping - Professor & Deputy Director of Research Institute of Globalization and China's Modernization (UIBE) (China)
  • Afua Ansre - National Programme Coordinator of the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women - UN Women (Ghana)

 

The Role of Markets and Globalisation for Equality - Workgroup 2

 

Liu Baocheng 
[PDF - 84KB]                                                     


Deon Rossouw - African perceptions of Chinese Business in Africa
[PDF - 336KB]

 

 

 

 

 
  • Walter Fust - Ambassador and President of Globethics.net (Switzerland)
  • Liu Baocheng - Founder and Director of Center for International Business Ethics (CIBE) at University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) (China)
  • Deon Rossouw - CEO, Ethics Institute of South Africa and Professor, University of Pretoria (South Africa)
  • Aurélien Atidegla - President Dynamique OSCAF and Director, Globethics.net Francophone Africa (Benin)
  • N. Ravi - Senior Fellow, Centre for Public Policy, IIMB (India)


Sharing Economy: Cooperatives, Social Enterprises, Anarchic Enterprises, Microfinance - Workgroup 3

 

Sudham Reddy & Ajit Muckerin - Responsible Engagement for Equal Opportunities (Paper)
[PDF - 359KB]

Arnold Smit - African Business Ethics Perspectives
[PDF - 635 KB]


Sudham Reddy & Muricken - Responsible Engagement for Equal Opportunities (Presentation)
[PDF - 916 KB]

Zheng Zhinai - Status and prospects of the development of Chinese SMEs
[PDF - 403KB]
 

 

  • Sourav Mukherji - Associate Professor and Fellow, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (India)
  • Patrick Nickisch - Member of the Executive Committee of the United Religious Initiative (URI)
  • Sudham Reddy - Co-founder and Director of Eco Foundation for Sustainable Alternatives (India)
  • Ajit Muckerin - Coordinator, Rights and Responsibilities Collective (FER) (India)
  • Zheng Zhihai - Senior Research Fellow and professor at University of International Trade and Economics (China)
  • Arnold Smit - President of the Business Ethics Network Africa (BEN-Africa) (South Africa)

 

Transparency in Religious Organisations and NGOs - Workgroup 4

 

Mathew Cherian - Accreditation Experiment in India
[PDF - 425KB]

Mathew Cherian - Draft Final report on Voluntary Sector in India
[PDF - 286KB]
 

 

 

 

  • Christoph Stückelberger - Executive Director and Founder of Globethics.net (Switzerland)
  • Asir Ebenezer - Executive, Finance and Officiating as General Secretary, National Council of Churches in India (NCCI)
  • Jacob Belly - Secretary of the Pastors Association, Church of South India, Co-director of Globethics.net India
  • Samuel Kobia - Member of the Globethics.net Board of Foundation, Special Envoy of the World Council of Churches to South Sudan (Kenya)
  • Mathew Cherian - Chairperson, Credibility Alliance (India)


My Choice for Equality - Presentation of a Globethics.net campaign

 

                                                      


 

 

 

 

  • Sagar Saxena - Research Assistant Business Ethics, Globethics.net (Switzerland/USA/India)

  • C.C. Joseph - Founder and Director, Fourth Wave Foundation (India)


Good Practices Corporate Cases - Plenary Panel

 

                                         


 

 

 

 

  • Vasanthi Srinivasan - Chairperson, Centre for Corporate Governance and Citizenship at IIMB (India)

 

Book Launches

 

                                                                

 

 

 

 

 

  • Christoph Stückelberger - Executive Director and Founder of Globethics.net (Switzerland)

 

Cultural programme

 

                                        

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 2 - 4 January 2014
 

Nominees - ‘My Choice for Equality' campaign

 

Short Biographies of the Nominees for the 'My Choice for Equality' campaign
[PDF - 387KB]

 

 

 

 

 

  • Nessie Ndive-Hill - Founder, Essex County College African Students Association (USA)
  • Fr Francis Yimso, Nagaland (India)
  • Dr. Shashikala Gurpur - Dean, Faculty of Law of the University, Pune (India)
  • S. Mahendaran - Founder, Narikuravar Education and Welfare Society (NEWS) (India)
  • Nishtha Anand - Chapter Head (Gujarat) for the Indian Association of Muscular Dystrophy (IAMD) (India)
  • Dr. Ashwin Mahesh Bangalore  (India) - State Presidentm Loksatta Party (Karnataka), and former astronomer and NASA climate scientist


Workgroup Sessions: Tackling the Social, Environmental and Spiritual Dimension of Inequality – challenges, opportunities, and way forward
 

Equal access to natural resources Perspectives from India, Africa, China - Workgroup 5

 

Yin Shoupeng     
[PDF - 272KB]                                                                                                             

Ziran Bao - Main Problems of Unequal Access to Natural Resources in China
[PDF - 153KB]
                         

 

 

 

 

  • Teodorina Lessidrenska - Programme Executive Business Ethics, Globethics.net (Switzerland)
  • P. D. Jose - Associate Professor, Corporate Strategy and Policy, India Institute of Management of Bangalore (India)
  • Nigussu Legesse - Programme Executive Regional Relations Africa of the World Council of Churches (Switzerland)
  • Philippe Schiesser - Founder and Director, Ecoeff (France)
  • Ziran Bao - Senior Engineer, Centre for Environmental Education and Communications, Ministry of Environmental Protection (China)
  • Yin Shoupeng - Chairman, Beijing Jiahewuxian Science & Tech. Ltd, China

     

Holistic Business Education to Overcome Inequality - Workgroup 6

 

Shu Wen
[PDF - 66KB]                                                                                            




                                                                                                                                          

 

 

 

  • Vasanthi Srinivasan - Chairperson, Centre for Corporate Governance and Citizenship at IIMB (India)
  • Anders Aspling - Secretary General, Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative GRLI (Belgium/Global)
  • Fan Libo - Professor at University of International Business and Economics (UIBE) (China)
  • Deon Rossouw - CEO, Ethics Institute of South Africa and Professor, University of Pretoria (South Africa)
  • Padmini Srinivasan - Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Management Bangalore IIMB (India)
  • Wen Shu - Director, Future Leadership Department of Collegiate Social Responsibility Association (UIBE) (China)

 

Spirituality for Sustainability - Workgroup 7

 

K. Sankarnarayan - The  Buddhist Perspective         
[PDF - 361 KB]

 

 


                                                                                                                     

 

 

  • Sanjoy Mukherjee - Faculty of India Institute Managment Shillong (India)
  • Cui Wantian - Member of the Globethics.net Board of Foundation (Switzerland)
  • Evgeni Morozov - Senior Secretary of the Moscow Patriarchate Letters' Department (Russia)
  • K. Sankarnarayan - Director, K.J. Somaiya Centre for Buddhist Studies (India)

 

Innovation Ethics: Innovation for and with the Marginalised and for Sustainability - Workgroup 8

 

Tian Yike - Ethical Innovation and Sustainable Development
[PDF - 387KB]



 

 

 

 

 

  • Walter Fust - Ambassador and President of Globethics.net (Switzerland)
  • Tian Yike - Senior Researcher, Peking University (China)
  • Ganesh Nathan - Professor Innovation Ethics (Switzerland)
  • Abaa Rosa Hänseler - Programme Coordinator African Law Library (Switzerland)
  • Nivruti Rai - Director of Engineering and Innovation, Intel India

 

Workgroup Sessions: How can equality be improved – practical tools and cross-sector collaboration

 

Ethical Principles of Equality and Inequality - Workgroup 9

 

Le Ping - The Realizing of Equality Needs a Security System
[PDF - 140KB]

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Deon Rossouw - CEO, Ethics Institute of South Africa and Professor, University of Pretoria (South Africa)
  • Heidi Hadsell - President of Hartford Seminary and Professor of Social Ethics (USA)
  • Saju Chackalackal - President of DVK, Professor of Philosophy and Director of Globethics.net India
  • Le Ping - Professor & Deputy Director of Research Institute of Globalization and China's Modernization (UIBE)(China)
  • Muhammad Machasin - Director, Islamic Higher Education, Government of Indonesia

 

SME Sustainable Leadership across Continents - Workgroup 10

 

Yahya Wijaya - Responsible Leadership of Asian Small and Medium Enterprises
[PDF - 253KB]

Yahya Wijaya - Small & Medium Enterprises and the Problem of Inequalities in Indonesia
[PDF - 245KB]

Yin Shoupeng - SME sustainable leadership across continents
[PDF - 215KB]

 

 

  • Nadia Balgobin - Sustainable Business and Public Sector Management Consultant (Switzerland)
  • Yin Shoupeng - Chairman, Beijing Jiahewuxian Science & Tech. Ltd, China
  • Bimal Arora - CEO, Centre for Responsible Business (CRB) (India)
  • Philippe Schiesser - Founder and Director, Ecoeff (France)
  • Guido Sacco - General Manager, Bestimmo Suisse SA  (Switzerland)
  • Yahya Wijaya - Professor of Ethics and Director of the Centre for Business and Professional Ethics
  • Duta Wacana Christian University (Indonesia)


Social Media for Participation and Equal Access to Information - Workgroup 11

 

Philip Lee - Unequal in an Unequal World: Gender Dimensions of Communication Rights
[PDF - 712KB]

Philip Lee - Presentation on Gender Dimensions of Communication Rights
[PDF - 558KB]

Sukumar Muralidharan
[PDF - 91KB]

 

  • Philip Lee - World Association for Christian Communication (Canada)
  • Sukumar Muralidharan - Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla (India)
  • Diana Joseph - Managing Trustee, Fourth Wave Foundation (India)
  • Zhao Yang - Journalist of the China Radio International (China)
  • Walter Fust - Ambassador and President of Globethics.net (Switzerland)
  • Christoph Stückelberger - Executive Director and Founder of Globethics.net (Switzerland)


Principles on Equality and Inequality for a Sustainable Economy - High Level Panel

 

                                                          

 

 

 

 

 

  • Walter Fust - Ambassador and President of Globethics.net (Switzerland)
  • S.D. Shibulal - Co-chair Global Ethics Forum, Board Member Globethics.net, Co-founder and CEO, Infosys (India)
  • Mervyn King S.C. - Chairman, King Committee on Corporate Governance (South Africa)


Summary Feedback on the Workgroups

 

                                               


 

 

 

 

  • Nadia Balgobin - Sustainable Business and Public Sector Management Consultant (Switzerland)


The Way Forward, and Closing Remarks

 

                                                       

  • Christoph Stückelberger - Executive Director and Founder of Globethics.net (Switzerland)
  • Vasanthi Srinivasan - Chairperson, Centre for Corporate Governance and Citizenship at IIMB (India)