Ivey Business School
University in London at Ontario
1255 Western Road
ON N6G 0N1
The Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario convened the fourth annual PhD Sustainability Academy in London, Ontario November 17-22, 2011. Co-sponsored by ARCS, the event included paper development workshops, seminars, guest speakers, fireside chats, and local trips. Details on the 2008-2010 PhD Sustainability Academies are available here.
This year’s theme was Passion and Compassion for Sustainability, which explored: theorizing, researching and teaching sustainability with passion and compassion; new constructs and processes that can bring about positive change in business and society; and new methods for studying sustainability in positively deviant organizations and/or under extreme adversity.