From: 9/7/2015   To: 9/8/2015

 


The Second Responsible Management Education Research Conference:

Inclusive Businesses

7-8 September 2015

The American University in Cairo

Cairo, Egypt

Agenda

Day One: Monday, 7 September, 2015

8:30-9:00              Registration

 

9:00-10:30           PRME Working Streams Panel: Main Issues, Challenges and Perspectives on Inclusive Business & SDGs

Room: Al Alfi Hall

 

Moderator: Milenko Gudić, Coordinator PRME Working Group on Poverty, a Challenge for Management Education,  Serbia

 

Panelists:

Al Rosenbloom, Dominican Univesrity, USA

Ambreen Waheed, PRME Anti-corruption Working Group, Pakistan

Lutz E. Schlange, PRME Champions Group, Speaker PRME chapter DACH, Switzerland

Rodrigo Titon, Instituto Superior de Administração e Economia, Brasil

 

10:30-11:00         Coffee Break

                               

11:00-12:30         Thematic Parallel Sessions

 

11:00-12:30

Session I

Room: P019

Where Are We Now: Gaps and Opportunities in Research and Teaching about Inclusive Business and Poverty Alleviation? Provocation and Inspiration.

 

Chair:

Al Rosenbloom, Dominican University, USA

 

-Socio-Economic Impact of Business on its Supply Chain and Communities: Research and Teaching Challenges and Opportunities

Presenter: Ambreen Waheeed, PRME Anti-corruption Working Group, Pakistan

 

-Emerging Topics and Future of Education for Inclusive Growth

Presenter: Heba Nassar, Cairo University, Egypt

 

-Taking Stock and Looking Ahead on Integration Poverty Issues into Management Education

Presenter: Milenko Gudić, Reform Consulting and Coaching, Serbia

 

-Building Communities: Vallejo and You Forever

Presenter: Rosa Luz Larrea Serquen, University Cezar Vallejo, Peru

Session II

Room: P022

Carbon Reduction and Offset as a Responsible Business Practice

 

 

Chair: 

Mohamed Al Azraq, Gerhart Center for Philanthropy & Civic Engagement, American University in Cairo

 

-Carbon Reduction and Responsible Business Practices

Presenter: Salah Arafa, AUC, Egypt

 

-AUC's Carbon Footprint

Presenter: Khaled Tarabeih, AUC, Egypt

-Carbon Emission and Energy Use

Presenter: Mohamed Saleh, Ezz Steel, Egypt

 

-Climate Change

Presenter: Sanad Morad, Suez Cement, Egypt

 

 

                                 

12:30-14:00         Lunch Break

 

14:00-15:00         Plenary Session: National and International Perspectives on Inclusive Business

Room: Al Alfi Hall

Moderator: Iris Boutros, International Development Research Center, Egypt

 

UNDP Brazil National Report on Inclusive Businesses

Presenter: Cláudio Boechat, Fundação Dom Cabral, Brazil

 

UNDP Growth in Inclusive Markets Report

Presenter: Nahla Zeitoun, United Nations Development Programme, Egypt

 

15:00-16:00         Opening Session and Keynote Addresses

Room: Al Alfi Hall

 

Speakers:

Karim Seghir, Dean, the School of Business, American University in Cairo

Jonas Haertle, Head PRME Secretariat

Milenko Gudic, Coordinator, PRME Working Group on Poverty, a Challenge for Management Education

Keynote Presentation:“Creating Value through Businesses: The Education First initiative”

Speaker: Ahmed El Bakry, Chairman and CEO, Electrolux, Egypt

 

16:00-17:00         Mind Sharing and Idea Cascading: Reporting Back on Parallel Workshops

Room: Al Alfi Hall

 

Panelists:

Milenko Gudić, Coordinator PRME Working Group on Poverty, a Challenge for Management Education,  Serbia

Al Rosenbloom, Dominican Univesrity, USA

 

18:00-20:00         Dinner (By Invitation Only)

 


Day Two: Tuesday, 8 September 2015                                                                 

9:30-11:00           Interactive Panel on Partnerships in Inclusive Businesses: Bottom of the Pyramid Actors

Room: Al Alfi Hall

 

Chair: Ali Awni, Gerhart Center for Philanthropy & Civic Engagement, AUC

Panelists:

Mona El Sayed, FairTrade Egypt, Egypt

Samir Sedki Soliman, Care, Egypt

 

11:00-11:30         Coffee Break

 

11:30-13:00         Parallel Thematic Research Sessions

 

11:30-13:00

 

Research Session I

Room: P019

Entrepreneurship, Eco-systems and Supportive Services for Inclusive Business

 

 

Chair:

Rania Hammoud, Mansour Foundation, Egypt

 

-Access to Business Start-Up Finance For Inclusive Entrepreneurship: Policy Issues

Presenter: Charilaos Mertzanis, American University in Cairo, Egypt

 

-Core Business Orientation In Sustainable Entrepreneurship

Presenter: Luciano Castro, Instituto Superior de Administração Economia, Brazil

 

-Legal Forms For Inclusive Businesses

Presenter: Nehal B. Abdelrahman, Cairo University, Egypt

 

-Microfinance and Inclusive Business Practices in Sudan.

Presenter: Widad A A/Rahman, Ahfad University for Women, Sudan

 

Research Session II

Room: P022

Advancing the Discussion on Inclusive Business, Sustainable Development, Responsible Management and Poverty Alleviation

 

Chair:

Charbel Macdissi, USEK, Lebanon

 

-Inclusive Business – a Tool for Poverty Reduction and Social Inclusion

Presenter: Anastasiya Marcheva, D. A. Tsenov Academy for Economics, Bulgaria

 

-Food Poverty and Food Waste Management: Governmental and Grass Roots Strategies in Food Waste Supply Chain Management,

Presenter: Guenola Nonet, Nova Southeastern University - Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship, USA

 

-Changing Paradigm in the Energy Industry by Developing a New Socially Responsible Business Model

Presenter: Jevgenijs Kurovs, RISEBA University, Latvia

 

-The Role Of NGOs And Volunteerism In Societal Development ISACA Cairo Chapter Case Study

Presenter: Waleed Hammad, Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), Egypt

 

13:00-14:30         Lunch Break

 

14:30-16:00         Parallel Thematic Panels & Workshops

 

14:30-16:00

 

Panel I

Room: P019

Sustainable Marketing Practices In Emerging Economies

 

 

 

Chairs:

Hamed Shamma, American University in Cairo, Egypt

Noha El-Bassiouny, German University in Cairo (GUC), Egypt

 

-What Consumer Habits Shape Conspicuous Consumption?

Presenter:

Hadeer Hammad, German University in Cairo, Egypt

 

-What Are Consumer Trends Related To Solar Energy Solutions?

Presenter:

Hagar Adib, German University in Cairo, Egypt

 

-Can We Save Our Children From Unhealthy Food Consumption? Presenter:

Nesma Ammar, German University in Cairo, Egypt

 

-Is There Hope For Sustainable Consumption Behaviors In Egypt?

Presenter:

Yosra Shaban, German University in Cairo, Egypt

 

 

-How can evidence-based design reconcile healthcare services toward being more sustainable?

Presenter: Sara Hamed, German University in Cairo, Egypt

 

Panel II

Room: Samara Lounge

Teaching Focused Session on Creating Student Experiences that Integrate Inclusive Business and Poverty Alleviation with Responsible Management

 

Chairs:

Ambreen Waheed, Pakistan;

Claudio Boechat, Brazil

 

 

 -Developing Business Leaders with Interfaith Understandings: Implications for Management Education

Presenters:

Al Rosenbloom, Dominican Univesrity, USA

Nora Ramadan, Cairo University, Egypt

 

-The Multimedia Case: Connecting Millennial International Marketing Students with Consumers who Live in Poverty

Presenter:

Al Rosenbloom, Dominican University, USA

 

-University Consortium: An Educational Experience for All

Presenter:

Karina Cárdenas Ruiz, General Director, University Cezar Vallejo, Peru

 

Panel III

Room: P020

Communities and Inclusive Businesses: Developing Cross Sectoral Models for Student, Entrepreneurial, and Bottom of the Pyramid Engagement

 

 

Chair:

Lutz E. Schlange, University of Applied Sciences HTW Chur, Switzerland

 

 

 

-Responsible Competitiveness: The Experience of Egypt’s National Competitiveness Council

Presenter: Amina Ghanem, Egyptian National Competitiveness Council (ENCC)

 

-Community Hubs: A Model For Inclusive Business Engagement With Grassroots Initiatives

Presenters: Ayman Shehata, Price Waterhouse Coopers

Lobna El Gammal,Takatof Foundation, Egypt

 

 

Panel IV

Room: P022

Development and Use of the Inclusive Business Cases in Responsible Management Education: El-Khazindar Business Research and Case Center (KCC) Experience and Lessons Learned

 

Chair:

Ahmed Tolba, American University in Cairo

 

 

 

 -Powerful Waste

Presenter: Andrew Nazih, Ipsos, Egypt

-Schaduf: Cairo’s Grim Rooftops Go Green 

Presenter: Arpi Sarkis Khatcherian, US Embassy, Egypt

 

-Americana Group: Effective Social Responsibility

Presenter: Basma Bishay, AUC, Egypt

 

-Pandemic Wipe Out

Presenter: Deena Omar, AUC, Egypt

 

-A Tragedy in the Red Sea: AlSalam 98

Presenter: Iman Seoudi, AUC, Egypt

 

-PwC: A Responsible Business

Presenters:

Pakinam Ossama El Semary, AUC, Egypt

Sarah Mansour, AUC, Egypt

Sonia Nabih, AUC, Egypt

 

16:00-16:30         Coffee Break 

16:30-17:00         Conference Take Away and Commitments

Room: Al Alfi Hall

 

Panelists:

Ali Awni, Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement, American University in Cairo

Lutz E. Schlange, DACH, Switzerland

 

17:00-17:30         Conference Closing

Room: Al Alfi Hall

 

Panelists:

Ali Awni, Gerhart Center for Philanthropy and Civic Engagement, American University in Cairo

Lutz E. Schlange, DACH, Switzerland