Ethics, Leadership & Corporate Social Responsibility

Professional Ethics and the Individual
Monday, March 17, 2014


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Program Agenda

9:30 a.m. 

, registration and refreshments.

10:00 a.m.

Welcome: Dr. Murray James Pyle, Conference Coordinator and Assistant Professor, Department of Business and Managerial Science, Marywood University

Opening Remarks: Dr. Arthur Comstock, Chairman, Department of Business and Managerial Science, Marywood University

10:15 a.m.

Dr. Sarah Kenehan, Assistant Professor, Philosophy Department, Marywood University

Cultivating a positive corporate culture to foster ethical leadership.

11:15 a.m.

Dr. Rodica Zaharia, Fulbright Scholar, Bucharest University of Economic Studies, Romania

Ethics and social responsibility in 21st century Eastern Europe: The role of the individual in a post-Communist business environment.

12:15 p.m.

Lunch as you like it. Visit one of the Marywood eateries.

1:30 p.m.

Net Impact: International Organization of Students for Responsible Business, Marywood Chapter

Students creating positive social and environmental change on campus and in the community.

2:00 p.m.

Marywood University student competition team, Fleming Ethics Bowl

The role of the leader in creating a culture of ethical behavior: A case study.

3:00 p.m.

Mr. Mark Hefter, JD, CPA, LLM (Taxation), Vice President, American Technion Society

Doing the right thing: It's not what you think.

4:00 p.m.

Dr. Tony Mussari, Professor Emeritus, King's College, Author and Documentarian

Quiet Heroism: A Pathway to Leadership and Corporate Social Responsibility.

5:00 p.m.


6:30 p.m.

, refreshments and networking.

7:00 p.m.

Keynote Address: Mr. Edward K. Krause, Global Manager, External Alliances, Research and Advanced Engineering, Ford Motor Company

Professional ethics and the individual: A case study.

8:00 p.m.

Q & A Panel Discussion: Dr. Tony Mussari, Mr. Mark Hefter, Dr. Rodica Zaharia, Dr. Sarah Kenehan

8:30 p.m.

Closing comments: Dr. Murray James Pyle

Refreshments and networking to follow.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Dr. Murray James Pyle at  570-348-6211 ext. 2273 or