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Partners in Business Ethics Symposium

Save the Date: 6th Partners in Business Ethics Symposium

The Penn State Smeal College of Business is pleased to once again host the symposium this fall.

When: November 7-8, 2017
Where: University Park, PA 
Who: Business school deans, thought leaders in business ethics, and corporate leaders, who are committed to addressing ethics and its unique impact on the interdependent communities. Each attending dean is encouraged to bring a corporate adviser or board member to also participate.

Full details will be coming in April 2017. For questions, including sponsorship inquiries, please email integrity@smeal.psu.edu.  

About

The Partners in Business Ethics Symposium, first launched and co-hosted by the Penn State Smeal College of Business and American Express in 2010, is designed to promote business ethics in academia and corporate America. Corporations and business school deans share ideas, challenges, and best practices in preparing young professionals to lead with integrity in today’s workplace. 

The McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin, with sponsorship from AT&T and the Deloitte Foundation, hosted the symposium in 2011. The College of Business at Illinois and its Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society, with sponsorship support from the Deloitte Foundation and BP, hosted the symposium in 2012. The University of Colorado Boulder and its Center for Education on Social Responsibility in 2015. The University of Kansas and its International Center for Ethics in Business, with sponsorship support from the KU School of Business and the Deloitte Foundation, hosted the symposium in 2016. 

The College of Business at Illinois, Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society will host the symposium in 2018, and the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas will host the symposium in 2019.