Teaching offer

Excellent application-oriented teaching

The Institute for Business Ethics and Sustainable Strategy (IBES) is responsible for the coordination, organisation and implementation of courses in the fields of “Business Ethics” and “Sustainability” at FHWien der WKW. The aim is to offer excellent courses that provide students with a theoretical foundation of knowledge while at the same time being highly application-oriented. This goal is achieved both through the use of internationally renowned and certified didactic teaching concepts and through the transfer of current research results into the content of individual lectures.

Topics of Teaching Lecturers
Business Ethics, Sustainability, CSR Dr. Daniela Ortiz Avram

Students of FHWien der WKW can find information about current courses on the learning platform moodle.

Responsible Management Lectures: Ideas for Better Business

Since 2012, IBES has been organising the “Responsible Management Lectures: Ideas for Better Business” (formerly “CGBE-Lectures”), which have become an important part of the teaching at FHWien der WKW in the field of business ethics, sustainability and corporate governance. Every semester, leading international experts from academia and the business sector present their perspectives on topics in these areas and discuss them with the audience.

In the winter semester 2022/2023, the following lectures will be held as part of the Responsible Management Lectures.

Human Rights Management in the Context of the ESG debate
Dr. Cordula Meckenstock
Chief Responsibility Officer at Grünenthal Group
Senior Vice President Compliance & Ethics / ESG & Corporate Responsibility / Data Privacy / Internal Audit
20 October 2022, 06:30 – 08:00 pm
Register here.

Reimagining the »Corporate Purpose«
Dr. Tara Van Ho
Senior Lecturer, School of Law
and Human Rights Centre, University of Essex
27 October 2022, 06:30 – 8:00 pm
Register here.



The presentations are in English.

We look forward to your participation!