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 […]

Lecture Series Responsible Management Lectures in March 2021

February 17, 2021

IBES invites to the public lecture series with prominent guests. The climate crisis and last but not least the Covid-19 pandemic underline the urgency for a transformation of the socio-economic framework conditions of our social life. With the lecture series “Responsible Management Lectures” we want to initiate an interdisciplinary discourse about the future of our […]

Wrap-up report Strategy Morning “Corporate Responsibility through Cooperation”

February 3, 2021

On January 29, the first virtual Strategy Morning 2021 took place on the topic of “Corporate Responsibility through Cooperation”. For the first time, the results of a current study on the IBES topic of the same name were presented. Dr. Christoph Jagereder (Managing Director, Hammerer GmbH) and Doz. Dr. Thomas R. Kreil (Head of Global […]

Markus Scholz in ARTE Journal on “International Distribution of Corona Vaccines”

January 29, 2021

Prof. Dr. Markus Scholz, was interviewed by ARTE on the topic of “International Distribution of Corona Vaccines”. He talks about assessments of international distribution justice, what injustices the current system entails, what chances of success international cooperations like Covax have, and what possible solutions there are for the current systemic injustices. The article appears on […]

Job Advertisement: Research Associate Corporate Sustainability

January 22, 2021

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Anne Busch and Ann-Christine Schulz: How large companies profit from start-ups

December 14, 2020

Endowed Professor Dr. Anne Busch and Prof. Dr. Ann-Christine Schulz publish an article "How large companies profit from start-ups: top dogs and young savages" in the December issue of the transfer magazine IT&Production. […]