In keeping with the CSR Days organised in 2010, the Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School and the Louvain CSR Network of the Louvain School of Management organized the CSR Research Seminar "Shaping the Future of CSR research" on February 15-16, 2012, thanks to the support of La Fondation Bernheim and EABIS.
Researchers, PhD candidates and prominent professors were invited to jointly discuss their respective research projects. The common point between all topics discussed was Corporate Social responsibility (CSR), considered from various disciplines (including but not limited to management, law, sociology, philosophy, economics, political science, and social psychology).
The CSR research seminar was a great opportunity for doctoral students and young researchers to present and discuss their research project, as well as receive feedback ans advice from leading academics and practitioners, such as Assaâd El Akremi (Université de Toulouse, France), Céline Louche (Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School), David Bevan (EABIS & Grenoble Ecole de Management), Franck De Bakker (VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands), François Maon (IESEG Business School, France), Jan Lepoutre (Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School), Jean-Pascal Gond (HEC Montréal, Canada), Manal El Abboubi (La Rochelle Business School, France), Mustafa Ozbilgin (Brunel Business School, UK) - to be confirmed, Nigel Roome (Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School), Philippe de Woot (Université catholique de Louvain) et Valérie Swaen (Université catholique de Louvain).
The event also included a paper/research project presentation and a publishing workshop.
Place: Gent, Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School
Day 1: February 15, 9:00 - 19:00: Projects presentation and discussion (followed by a dinner)
Day 2: February 16, 9:00 - 12:30: Writing workshop
On February 16, in the afternoon, an Executive seminar on Leadership for sustainability was also organized.
This seminar was folloed by the 2012 Philippe de Woot Award Ceremony.
Organised by Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School and the Louvain CSR Network of the Louvain School of Management
& Sponsored by La Fondation Bernheim and EABIS the Academy of Business in Society