SUB BYO lunch seminar series

Welcome to the seminar series of Sustainability in Business (SUB) in Management Department, Aalto University School of Business.

This seminar series provides a monthly forum for all interested to discuss topical research in social and environmental issues in management.

The one-hour sessions take place at Main building (Runeberginkatu 14-16) room C338-339  during lunch time, unless another location is specified in the program. Buy Your Own lunch (=BYO). We get lunch together at restaurant Proffa that is just next door.

Discussion dates & topics in Spring 2017

Friday 03.02., 12.00-13.00 

Sofia Villo, Saint-Petersburg State University. Stakeholder concern as managerial issue

Friday 10.02., 12.00-13.00 

Dalia D’Amato, University of Helsinki. Circular, green and bio economy as sustainability narratives

Friday 17.02., 12.00-13.30, room C-331 (main building) 

Juliane Reinecke, Warwick University. Doing research at the intersection of organisation studies and sustainability

Friday 31.03., 11.30-13.30, Co-create space C-338-339 (main building)

Reading circle with Mikko Jalas at 11.30.-12.30, BYO lunch

Article Zehavi & Brezvits 2017. Distribution sensitive innovation policies: Conceptualization and empirical examples, Research Policy.

Updates from Minna Halme at 12.30 -13.30, BYO dessert

Topic is cross-disciplinary sustainability organizing development at Aalto level

Friday 05.05., 12.00-13.00

Reading circle with Minna Halme on the article Bansal & Song 2015. Similar but not the Same: Differentiating Corporate Responsibility from Sustainability, AOM Annals.

Friday 19.05., 12.00-13.00

Itziar Castello. Emotional regulation in framing processes, or how Californians got to live a plastic-free life

Discussion dates & topics in Fall 2016

Friday 21.10., 11.15-12.15

Tatu Lyytinen & Jarkko Levänen. Incorporating circularity into business models: a comparative case study of institutional implications on recycling companies

Friday 11.11.,

Jennifer Goodman & Jukka Mäkinen. Corporate Social Responsibility and Irresponsibility: A Political Perspective

Friday 18.11., 11.15-12.15
Jennifer Goodman co-authoring with Daniel Arenas, and Laura Albareda. Understanding Internal Conflict in Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives

Friday 09.12., 11.45-12.45
Ines Peixoto. Paper on the biofuels market

Friday 16.12., 09.00-10.00

Samuli Patala. Organizing open sustainability: the role of intermediaries in circular economy practices