EBEN Israel Conference Announcement – Call for Papers Topic: Responsibility, Trust and Dissent in Business Organizations

Where: Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business & Management
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

When: April 19-21, 2017

Language: English

You are cordially invited to attend the International Conference on Responsibility, Trust and Dissent in Business Organizations, organized by the European Business Ethics Network (EBEN)–Israel, – the Israeli network of EBEN, to be held at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, on April 19-21, 2017. The purpose of the conference is to create a networking opportunity for researchers at all stages of their careers to discuss issues of Responsibility, Trust and Dissent in Business Organizations.

We are interested in papers on, but not limited to, the following topics:
• Whistleblowing and forms of Dissent in Organizations
• CSR, Civic Responsibility and Personal Responsibility
• Sustainability and trust: future generations, diversity and the environment
• Building Agreements and Dealing with Disagreement
• Trusting Leaders and building Institutions we can Trust
Offers to run workshops, symposia, themed tracks or alternative events are welcome.

Submission of Abstracts: Applicants should submit abstracts of 275-300 words (references excluded) for review, in a Word document format, to Mr. Tal Caspi, Conference Secretary, via Email: EBENISRAEL@SOM.BGU.AC.IL.
Deadline for submission: January 15, 2017.
Authors will receive notification of acceptance or decline by February 3, 2017.

The conference will be hosted by the Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business & Management (GGFBBM) at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva, Israel.

Beer-Sheva is a vibrant, multicultural metropolis, attracting tourists from around the world with its ancient history from the home of Abraham to the Ottoman Empire, the British Mandate, historical, natural and architectural sites, social tourism, etc. Of late, Beer-Sheva has made its name as a global cyber center with emphasis on joint academia-industry partnerships.

The variety of nearby hotel accommodations suit all budgets. Details will be provided with the registration materials.

The scientific committee consists of Dr. Wim Vandekerckhove (University of Greenwich), Prof. Asaf Zohar (Trent University), Prof. David A. Frenkel (Ben-Gurion University), Professor Mark Schwartz (York University) and Prof. David Silver (University of British Columbia).

Looking forward to seeing you in Israel in April,

Dr. Yotam Lurie
Chairperson
European Business Ethics Network (EBEN)–Israel
Department of Management
Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
P.O. Box 653, Beer-Sheva
Israel 8410501
Email: yotam@som.bgu.ac.il