2022 Responsible Research Summit

“Rewarding Responsible Research”

Hosted at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Sponsored by Wharton and INSEAD

In collaboration with RRBM

June 6 – 7 2022

Philadelphia, USA

 

 

 

Objectives: The fourth annual Responsible Research Summit, to be hosted live at The Wharton School, aims to reward responsible research and encourage research with an impact. It will feature a variety of keynote speakers from across the research ecosystem (i.e., Universities, International Institutions, Companies), panel discussions focused on issues impacting research, working sessions that will ask participants to commit to actionable engagement toward RRBM’s common goal and showcase award-winning examples of responsible research.

 

Target Group: Those interested in business and management research that is focused on making authoritative and positive impact in the world.

 

Agenda:

Sunday, June 5, 2022

5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.  Reception

Location:

Steinberg Conference Center

255 S. 38th Street, 2nd Floor

Philadelphia

 

Monday, June 6, 2022

Location:

8th Floor, Jon M. Huntsman Hall

3730 Walnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

7:30 a.m. 8:45 a.m.        Coffee and Breakfast

8:45 a.m.-9:30 a.m.        Welcome and Opening of Summit

  • Thomas Robertson, Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Erika James, Dean, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Ilian Mihov, Dean, INSEAD (Video)

9:30 a.m.-9:45 a.m.      The Purpose and Progress of RRBM

  • Jean-Alexis Spitz, Manager, EFMD Global
  • David J. Reibstein, Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • William H. Glick, H. Joe Nelson III Professor Emeritus of Management, Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University

9:45 a.m.-10:30 a.m.   Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) + Panel

  • Moderator: Mette Morsing, Head of PRME Principles for Responsible Management Education, United Nations Global Compact
  • Sanda Ojiambo, Assistant Secretary-General and CEO, United Nations Global Compact
  • Bob Chapman, Chairman of the Board & CEO, Barry Wehmiller
  • Wilfred Mijnhardt, Policy Director, Rotterdam School of Management

10:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.   Coffee Break

11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.   Impact Panel

  • Moderator: Agnieszka Chidlow, Chair, International Business and a former Head of the Department of Strategy & International Business, The University of Birmingham
  • Ansgar Richter, Dean, Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
  • Morris Mthombeni, Dean, Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria
  • N. Craig Smith, Professor, Ethics & Social Responsibility, INSEAD
  • CB Bhattacharya, Professor, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and College of Business Administration, University of Pittsburgh

12:00 p.m.-1:30 p.m.     Lunch

1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.        Dean’s Perspective on Social Impact Panel

  • Moderator: Andrew Karolyi, Dean of Cornell SC Johnson College of Business
  • Susan Christoffersen, Dean, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
  • Bill Boulding, Dean, The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University

2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.        Exemplar Impact Research and Recognition of Research Award

  • Moderator: Andrew Jack, Global Education Editor, Financial Times

Award Winners:

  • Yixing Chen, Mendoza College of Business, Univ. of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN

Article: “Improving Cancer Outreach Effectiveness Through Targeting and Economic Assessments: Insights from a Randomized Field Experiment”

  • Enrico Biffis, Imperial College Business School, London, England

Article: “Parametric Insurance and Technology Adoption in Developing Countries”

3:30 p.m.-4:00 p.m.        Coffee Break

4:00 p.m.-4:45 p.m.        Keynote, Presentation + Fireside Chat with David Reibstein

  • Jay Coen Gilbert, Co-Founder, B Lab and the B Corporation movement; CEO, Imperative 21
  • Bart Houlahan, Co-Founder, B Lab and the B Corporation movement

4:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m.        Supporting Socially Responsible Research

  • Caryn Beck-Dudley, President & CEO, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

5:00 p.m.-5:15 p.m.      Wharton Coalition for Equity and Opportunity

  • Kenneth L. Shropshire, Special Advisor to the Dean, Coalition for Equity and Opportunity; Professor Emeritus of Legal Studies and Business Ethics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

5:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.        Break

6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.      Cocktails and Dinner

Location:

Penn Museum

3260 South Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

 

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Location:

8th Floor, Jon M. Huntsman Hall

3730 Walnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104

7:30 a.m.-8:45 a.m.        Coffee and Breakfast

8:45 a.m.-9:30 a.m.        Keynote

  • Sally Susman, Chief Corporate Affairs Officer and Executive Vice President, Pfizer Foundation

9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m.      Fireside Chat with the Editors: Perspectives on “How can journals encourage and review ‘use-inspired’ research in service of society?”

  • Moderator: Javier Gimeno, Dean of Faculty, INSEAD
  • Christine Marie Beckman, Editor, Administrative Science Quarterly and Professor, USC Price School of Public Policy
  • Sachin Gupta, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Marketing Research and Professor of Marketing, Cornell S.C. Johnson College of Business
  • Georgia Perakis, Editor-in-Chief, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management (MSOM) Journal and Professor of Operations Research, Statistics and Operations Management, MIT Sloan School of Management
  • Maura L. Scott, Joint Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Public Policy & Marketing, Florida State University College of Business

10:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.     Coffee Break

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.    Breakout Sessions

  • Serguei Netessine, Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

12:15 p.m.-1:15 p.m.      Lunch

1:15 p.m.-2:15 p.m.       Breakout, Readouts

  • Serguei Netessine, Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

2:15 p.m.-2:30 p.m.        Concluding Session

  • Serguei Netessine, Professor of Operations, Information and Decisions, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

 

 

Steering Committee:

  • Agnieszka Chidlow (Chair in International Business at Birmingham Business School)
  • Mette Morsing (Head of PRME Principles for Responsible Management Education, United Nations Global Compact)
  • Serguei Netessine* (Senior Vice-Dean for Innovation and Global Initiatives and Professor at the Operations, Information and Decisions Department at The Wharton School)
  • David Reibstein* (Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School and Chair of RRBM Working Board)
  • Thomas Robertson* (Professor of Marketing and Former Dean, Wharton and Executive Director of The Wharton-INSEAD Alliance)
  • Jean-Alexis Spitz (RRBM Manager at EFMD Global)
  • Luk van Wassenhove* (Emeritus Professor of Technology and Operations Management at INSEAD)

(* = Co-Chairs of the Summit)

 

Fees: $ 149

Registration contact: Erika Burnett

Registration deadline: May 27, 2022

Refund policy: Registration may be cancelled without penalty and fully refunded before Friday, April 8, 2022. Afterwards, all fees are non-refundable.

Accommodations: Participants are expected to arrange their own accommodation. You can find here is a list of local hotels on and near the University of Penn campus.

Summit attire: Business Casual