View the agenda for the 6th Annual 2017 Partners in Business Ethics Symposium.

2017 Partners in Business Ethics Symposium

Strengthen the integrity connection between business and business education
Schedule of Events

"Fostering a Speak-Up Culture"

November 7-8, 2017

Tuesday, November 7

Time Event

6:00 PM 


Residence of Charles and Claire Whiteman
Chuck is the John and Becky Surma Dean of Smeal 

Wednesday, November 8

All events are scheduled to occur in the Business Building 

Time Event
7:30 AM Registration/Breakfast


Remarks by Nicholas P. Jones, Executive Vice President and Provost, Penn State


Distinguished Speakers

Mary Gentile, Creator/Director, Giving Voice to Values; Professor of Practice,
University of Virginia Darden School of Business; 
and Senior Adviser, Aspen Institute Business & Society Program

E. John Heiser, President & Chief Operating Officer, Magentrol International, Incorporated

  Panel Discussion #1
  Panel Discussion #2
  Buffet Luncheon

Distinguished Speaker

Patricia Harned, Chief Executive Officer, Ethics & Compliance Initiative

  Breakout Sessions
  Report Outs

Wrap Up and Closing Remarks

Charles Whiteman, John and Becky Surma Dean, Smeal College of Business

4:30 PM

Networking Reception