Business Ethics Week 2015 Calendar

Join Us for Business Ethics Week 2015

We invite you to engage with our guest speakers at events held during Business Ethics Week, Nov. 2 - 5, 2015.

No RSVPs are necessary.

The College of Business would like to thank the following sponsors: The Village Market & Pizza, Farm Fresh Underground and Cafe Rosso.

Monday, November 2

Impact of Culture on Innovation

  • Noon–1:30 pm, Main Campus, LIB 121
  • Erby Foster, Director, Diversity & Inclusion, The Clorox Company
  • Facilitator: Venoo Kakar, Ph.D.
  • Student group: ESA

Sustainability in the Food Industry

  • 5–6:15 pm, Main Campus, The Vista Room
  • Tim Shaw, Head Chef, The Vista Room
  • Facilitator: Smita Trivedi, Ph.D.
  • Student Group: Real Food Challenge

Innovate / Create / Communicate! Ethics in Action

  • 5–6:30 pm, SF State Downtown Campus, DTC 597
  • Sean Bolton, Growth Marketing, Lyft
  • Facilitator: Denise Kleinrichert, Ph.D.

Tuesday, November 3

Ethics Debate--Students vs. Faculty

  • Noon–1:30 pm, Main Campus, LIB 121
  • Moderator: Denise Kleinrichert, Ph.D.
  • Student Organization Teams: Economics Student Association (ESA) and College of Business Faculty Team
  • Judges: Angela Gann, National Director, Business Operations & Professional Development, National Compliance, Ethics & Integrity Office, Kaiser Permanente, and Ayush Khanna, Director of Product & Marketing, LaborVoices

Clif Bar's Supply Chain and Sustainability

  • 5–6:15 pm, DTC 597
  • Ted Witt, Director of Contract Manufacturing, Clif Bar & Company, and Katrina Parker, Senior Supply Chain Analyst, Clif Bar & Company
  • Facilitator: Susan Cholette, Ph.D.
  • Student group: NetImpact

Wednesday, November 4

Insider Trading: Is It Unethical?

  • Noon–1:30 pm, Main Campus, LIB 121
  • Jahan P. Raissi, Partner, Shartsis Friese LLP
  • Facilitator: Daniella Balkanska, Ph.D.
  • Student group: FAME

Global design firm Arup talks Sustainability & Future of Transportation

  • 5–6:15 pm, DTC 597
  • Jordan O’Brien, Senior Manager, Arup, and Mike Iswalt, Senior Transportation Engineer, Arup
  • Facilitator: Sanjit Sengupta, Ph.D.

Thursday, November 5

Where Does Your Trash Go? A Sustainability Discussion with Recology

  • Noon–1:30 pm, Main Campus, LIB 121
  • Chris Levaggi, Senior Zero Waste Specialist, Recology
  • Facilitator: Susan Cholette, Ph.D.
  • Student Group: DSSA

A Conversation About Women, Ethics, and the Workplace

  • 5–6:15 pm, SF State Downtown Campus, DTC 597
  • Linda Oubré, Dean, College of Business, Dian Emerson, VP Human Resources, Business Services and Diversity, Safeway, and Ryana Barbosa and Cora Puliatch, co-presidents of Women in Business graduate student organization