Corporate Sustainability in Global Supply Chains - Apr 9, 12-1:15pm EST (online) at CEM - Northeastern U

Join us on Friday April 9, from 12-1:15pm EST for a webinar on “Corporate Sustainability in Global Supply Chains: Practitioner and Academic Insights” sponsored by the Center for Emerging Markets at Northeastern University. The webinar is conducted in conjunction with a Special Issue initiative at the Journal of International Business Studies (JIBS) (click http://resource-cms.springernature.com/springer-cms/rest/v1/content/18416482/data/v1 for a link to the call).This event will explore the opportunities and challenges associated with the diffusion of sustainability practices in global supply chains through the lenses of four distinguished speakers from the academic, private and non-profit sectors:

· Robert Klassen, Professor of Operations Management & Sustainability, Ivey Business School, Western University, CA

· Juliane Reinecke, Professor of International Management & Sustainability, King’s College, UK

· Bambi Semroc, Vice President of Sustainable Markets and Strategy, Conservation International

· Dave Stangis, Founder & CEO, 21C Impact, LLC.

This event will be moderated by Jonathan Doh (Associate Dean of Research and Global Engagement and Herbert G. Rammrath Endowed Chair in International Business at Villanova University).

This event is free and open to the public, but it will require a registration. Click here to register (required): https://damore-mckim.northeastern.edu/events/corporate-sustainability-in-global-supply-chains-practitioner-and-academic-insights/.

This webinar is co-organized by the JIBS Special Issue Editors: Sjoerd Beugelsdijk (University of Groningen, NL), Jonathan Doh (Villanova University, USA), Tatiana Kostova (University of South Carolina, USA), Valentina Marano (Northeastern University, USA), and Miriam Wilhelm (University of Groningen, NL).