PARTNER EVENT

Symposium on Sustainable Development in Business Education Programmes

  •  23rd January 2025 - 24th January 2025
     9:00 am - 4:30 pm

The symposium will discuss the principles of sustainable development and
integration within the curricula of business schools and educational institutions.

The event will be hosted at Bournemouth University

Further details about the event and a call for papers are available on The UK Consortium on Sustainability Research website:

Symposium on Sustainable Development in Business Education Programmes | Manchester Metropolitan University (mmu.ac.uk)

The symposium, organised by The UK Consortium on Sustainability Research at Manchester Metropolitan University, and The Centre for Sustainable Business Transformations at Bournemouth University, will showcase research and innovation in sustainable practices, encouraging engagement in projects involving sustainability in business education. Discussions will consider engaging learners more actively in sustainability initiatives and projects, to enhance their understanding and commitment to SDGs and sustainable practices in their future roles as business leaders.

The symposium will tackle a critical and timely topic, which will contribute to sustainable development goals by fostering innovation and collaboration in sustainability within the business education context.

Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the importance of sustainable development in business education, practical strategies for enhancing their curricula, and new connections with like-minded professionals committed to advancing business sustainability.

The symposium will be of special interest to educators, industry leaders, researchers, policymakers, and students, who will share best practices, innovative approaches, and research findings related to embedding sustainability in business education.

Call for Papers

We invite interested colleagues to submit an abstract of 200-300 words, including authors’ names and contact details, as soon as possible and before 30 September 2024.

Full papers due by 20th February 2025

Abstracts should be submitted to:

Information on the symposium can be found on the The UK Consortium on Sustainability Research website (details above)

Details of The Centre for Sustainable Business Transformations at Bournemouth University can be found on their website:

Centre for Sustainable Business Transformations | Bournemouth University

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