Training the future leaders society needs

Green Bag Lunch on Teaching Sustainability

  • Starts:14:00, 9 June 2022
  • Ends:14:45, 9 June 2022
  • Location:ZOOM - Online webinar
  • Price:Free
  • Enrolment deadline:09.06.2022 14:15
  • Contact:Caroline Dale Ditlev-Simonsen (caroline.d.ditlev-simonsen@bi.no)

To solve today’s dire societal challenges, we need leaders who are able to generate purpose, ethics, system-thinking, trans-disciplinary innovations, and societal impact. International businesses and global business associations are urging management educators to transform the programs and courses to deliver the kind of leadership that the world needs.

Yet, there is still a scarcity of leaders who are sufficiently knowledgeable, competent and willing to move corporate decision-making towards progressing societal betterment at the pace and direction required.

Are business schools too slow to transform curriculum, pedagogies and incentive structures to develop our future leaders? If so, how can they speed up?

BI’s Green Bag Lunch with Mette Morsing

BI Norwegian Business School’s Centre for Sustainability and Energy hosts 30-minute inspirational sustainability talks on "why" and "how" to teach sustainability and responsibility in business schools.

This time Head of UN PRME Global, Professor Mette Morsing talks with BI professor Caroline Dale Ditlev-Simonsen about the importance of responsible business education.