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EARLY BIRD DEADLINE FRIDAY (1/25): Interdisciplinary Business Ethics ComplianceNet conference

  • 1.  EARLY BIRD DEADLINE FRIDAY (1/25): Interdisciplinary Business Ethics ComplianceNet conference

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    ComplianceNet2 Conference Invitation Announcement: Early Bird Registration Deadline is THIS FRIDAY, January 25th!

     

    The second-annual ComplianceNet conference will take place on June 3-4, 2019. Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and its Girard-diCarlo Center for Ethics, Integrity and Compliance will host the conference. Like the highly successful inaugural conference at UC Irvine in 2018, this conference will allow scholars from across disciplines and different legal and regulatory topics to exchange research and explore connections for collaboration.

     

    The timing of this year's conference is designed to follow on the heels of the Law & Society meeting in nearby Washington, D.C. If you are already headed to Law & Society, Villanova is a short train-ride away and easily accessible by public transportation. Regardless of whether you will be attending Law & Society, Villanova is in a beautiful location right outside Philadelphia, easily serviced by major international airports (Philadelphia (PHL), Newark (EWR), Baltimore (BWI), two more in NYC, and two more in DC); 90 minutes from NYC; and two hours from D.C.

     

    The theme of this year's conference is "Business Ethics", although we welcome additional papers discussing compliance across diverse settings. This year's theme seeks to engage the question of how to run ethical companies, and how to encourage ethical behavior within organizations. The conference welcomes attempts to explore the strengths and limitations of various approaches, to identify how measurement strategies have shaped practices, and to understand how we can improve outcomes, for instance through new technology and combining methods. Submissions do not need to align with the meeting theme, but we encourage you to consider relating to it. The conference is also open to scholars and other experts who want to attend without presenting a paper.

     

    The conference will host a business meeting of ComplianceNet, during which members may discuss future activities. To register for the conference either as a presenter or attendee, please fill out the form by following this link. The URL is https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-second-annual-compliancenet-conference-tickets-50784542935.

     

    For individual papers, please submit the paper title and abstract (up to about 200 words). For panels (3 papers minimum with a maximum of 5 per panel), please submit an integrative statement explaining the panel (approximately 200 words), the titles of each paper and their authors, and an abstract for each paper (approximately 200 words). At our website, ComplianceNet.org, there is also a form to nominate papers for awards. Papers may be considered for awards whether they come through the nomination link or are presented at the conference.

     

    The early registration discount deadline to submit papers and panels is January 25, 2019. The regular registration deadline for papers and panels is February 22, 2019. The registration deadline to attend without a paper or panel (as space available) is March 29, 2019. Registration for the conference includes the yearly membership in ComplianceNet. If you have questions regarding the call for proposals or about the conference, please contact Benjamin van Rooij (bvanrooij@law.uci.edu).

     

    Please feel free to share this message in your own networks.

     

    We look forward to seeing everyone in June!

     

    Best,

     

    Benjamin van Rooij, Josephine Sandler Nelson, Yuval Feldman, Adam Fine, and Melissa Rorie

     

    ---For conference updates, please refer to the ComplianceNet website at www.ComplianceNet.org-

     



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    J.S. Nelson
    Associate Professor of Law, Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law
    Department of Management & Operations (by courtesy), Villanova School of Business
    Affiliated Faculty, David F. and Constance B. Girard-diCarlo Center for Ethics, Integrity and Compliance
    Affiliated Faculty, John F. Scarpa Center for Law and Entrepreneurship

    Senior Fellow, Wharton School, U. Penn., Zicklin Center for Business Ethics Research
    External Affiliate, Indiana U. Bloomington, Research Program on Cybersecurity and Internet Governance
    Network Fellow, Institute for Corruption Studies
    Editorial Team, Eshiplaw.org
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    Contact: Villanova U. Charles Widger School of Law, 299 N. Spring Mill Road, Villanova, PA 19085
    Email: jsnelson@law.villanova.edu
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