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Human Rights: Why an Alternative World Cup Should be Organized

May 7, 2021

Prof. Dr. Thomas Beschorner (University of St. Gallen) and FH-Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz (FHWien der WKW) published an article in the daily newspaper “Neue Zürcher Zeitschrift” on the topic: Dortmund Instead of Doha: Why an Alternative World Cup Should be Organized. The human rights violations during the preparations for the Football World Cup in the […]

Markus Scholz as Keynote Speaker at the Webinar on “Human Rights in Business”

May 5, 2021

Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz will give a keynote in the course of the webinar series “Human Rights in Business” on 07 May 2021 at 09:30. His presentation is titled “Beyond Legal Requirements – Complicity through Indirect Human Rights Violations?” and it is about ethical and business aspects of a Business and Human Rights Strategy in […]

Research Colloquium: Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Tourism in Austria

April 14, 2021

The Institute for Business Ethics and Sustainable Strategy (IBES) regularly organizes internal research colloquia to promote and strengthen scientific discourse at FHWien der WKW. Current research work by scientists at FHWien der WKW and other research institutions is presented. Original journal articles, book and conference papers, etc. are presented and discussed regardless of their stage. […]

Corporate Cooperation with Imapct

March 25, 2021

Dr. Katharina Jarmai has written a guest commentary in corporAID Magazine. Her commentary is about the benefits and opportunities of cooperation between companies to solve social challenges. Katharina Jarmai is currently working on corporate cooperation as part of the Josef Ressel Zentrum for Collective Action and Responsible Partnerships (JR Center CARe). The Josef Ressel Center […]

Multi-Stakeholder Dialogues are Needed!

March 18, 2021

Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz talks about the reputation of the pharmaceutical industry in times of the COVID-19 pandemic. The interview appeared in the renowned industry magazine PharmigInfo which is published by PHARMIG – Verband der pharmazeutischen Industrie Österreichs, the representative body of the Austrian pharmaceutical industry. The COVID-19 pandemic offers the pharmaceutical industry the chance to […]

The Social Responsibility of the Pharmaceutical Industry in Times of the Corona Pandemic

March 12, 2021

Developing countries are calling for the temporary suspension of patents on Covid 19 vaccines to speed up the fight against the pandemic. They are supported in this by NGOs. Suspending patents alone won’t do much good, others say. Rather, the technology would have to be shared. Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz was interviewed by ORF as […]

Markus Scholz in “die Wirtschaft” Magazine on the Subject of Human Rights

March 11, 2021

Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz, was interviewed by the magazine “die Wirtschaft” on the topic of human rights. Prof. Scholz talks about the social responsibility of companies in the protection of human rights. In order to fulfill this responsibility, there is a need for better networking of companies in the form of so-called Collective Actions. You […]

Katharina Jarmai as panelist at the SDG Business Forum 2021

March 3, 2021

Dr. Katharina Jarmai has been asked by the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs to be a panelist at the event SDG Business Forum 2021: (Digital) Innovations and New Business Models for Sustainable Global Development on March 09. She will participate in the panel discussion on “Business Cooperation as Innovation Enabler”. This event is […]

Strengthening the Scientific Discourse at FHWien der WKW

March 1, 2021

The Institute for Business Ethics and Sustainable Strategy (IBES) regularly organizes internal Research Colloquiums and Brown Bag Meetings to promote and strengthen the scientific discourse at FHWien der WKW, where current research projects are presented and discussed. In the Research Colloquium, current research work by scientists at FHWien der WKW and other research institutions is […]

Markus Scholz as Keynote Speaker at the Event “Innovation in Times of Pandemic”

February 22, 2021

Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz will give a keynote on February 23, 2021 at 4.30 pm in the course of the event “Innovation in Times of the Pandemic – Innovative Production & Manufacturing in Challenging Times”. His presentation will focus on Collective Action in the pharmaceutical industry in the context of the COVID-19 crisis. Markus Scholz […]