Events

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OUR EVENTS

Our members are constantly organizing and participating in events around the world. Some events are more academic in nature while others are geared to serve practitioners, but always do they allow us to progress towards fulfilling our purpose. In addition we organize the Annual Humanistic Management Conference as our flagship event and annual gathering of the Humanistic Management community.

Upcoming Events

On May 23rd 2019 the Humanistic Management Network Colombia Chapter will hold a chapter meeting in Bogotá. This meeting is aiming at welcoming new chapter members and discuss the future direction and activities of the Chapter. Following a series of events in April 2019 the Colombia Chapter is currently deepening its relationships with the purpose [...]

The 2019 Seventh Annual Humanistic Management Conference will take place on October 10. and 11. 2019 in Krakow, Poland organized and sponsored by the Institute of Culture of Jagiellonian University in Krakow, Cracow University of Economics, Silesian University of Technology and the Weltethos Institute. Business is not a self-serving exercise as we rightfully expects business [...]

Past Events

This event marked the first Humanistic Management Conference taking place in Brazil. Having collaborated with Kelly Broliani of IPCC who leads the Brazil Chapter of the Humanistic Management Network for several years already, January 14th 2016 opened a new chapter for the engagement of the Humanistic Management network in Brazil. The conference welcomed participants from [...]

Dutch Chapter Meeting

3. February 2016

On the 3rd of February 2016 we had a meeting with the Dutch chapter of the Humanistic Management Network. The purpose of the meeting was meet with people who are interested in Humanistic Management and get acquainted with each other.   We very much enjoyed the meeting with kindred and energizing spirits seeking to take [...]

Leadership is often associated with directives, control and authority but really how effective is the tough leadership approach? The challenge of how to be a good leader seems to be a perennial problem. An increasing challenge has emerged as those being lead become increasingly diverse, in terms of professional skills, demographics and culture, generational attitudes [...]

This lecture by Ernst von Kimakowitz, co-founder of the Humanistic Management Network, was focused on key drivers in Humanistic Management with a subsequent Q&A session. To conceptualize Humanistic Management we have developed a set of key drivers that pave the road towards the humanistic management paradigm which we lay out in the Three Stepped Approach [...]

From the 14th to the 16th of November 2016 the fifth Business and Human Rights (BHR) Forum of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights at the United Nations (OHCHR) took place in Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland. On the 13th of November 2016 we invited the Humanistic Management delegation to a pre-BHR [...]

We have a world economy but no world government; nor can we expect, at least in the foreseeable future, a system of decentralized global governance with sufficient sanctioning powers to enforce legal mandates for business worldwide. For this reason alone, the ethical dimension of business cannot be entrusted solely to the law. Globalized markets would [...]

The Humanistic Management Network is growing internationally and aiming to establish country chapters that provide a support structure for its members locally. Chapters develop initiatives and activities that are driven by the interests and needs of its local membership base aligned to the broader goals of the Humanistic Management Network. On the 17th of November [...]

The 2018 Sixth Annual Humanistic Management Conference will take place on October 1st – 2nd in Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore), India, hosted by CMR University. No life will be left untouched by the digital revolution which brings both, great opportunities as well as risks and both, the opportunities as well as the risks are frequently connected [...]

For the 5th consecutive year the Humanistic Management Network invites its members to join the Humanistic Management delegation at the United Nations Forum on Business and Human Rights organized by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in Geneva, Switzerland. The 2018 edition of this major global event on Business and Human [...]

On February 14th and 15th 2019 this training titled "Ethical Leadership and Corporate Governance Bootcamp" took place in the stunning setting of Victroria Falls, Zimbabwe, organized by our Zimbabwe Chapter's partner organization, the Ethics Institute Zimbabwe (EIZ). This event was targeting executive and non-executive board members of large state owned enterprises and consisted of a [...]

On March 15th the Steering Group of the Humanistic Management Network UK Chapter held its inaugural meeting. The aim of the meeting was to form the steering group and allow for its members to meet and discuss how they want to collaborate in the future. The steering group meeting took place at the Royal Society [...]

Establishing and running a successful business enterprise requires combination of multiple skills and competencies. Entrepreneurship is a journey, which involves combination of experiences, challenging entrepreneurs for innovative problem-solving of diverse nature and in different areas.  Entrepreneurs operate in different context and, therefore, the entrepreneurship journey involves a combination of experiences in terms of contextual challenges [...]

Organized by the Humanistic Management Network India Chapter lead by Shiv Tripathi and GL Bajaj Institute of Management and Research the Humanistic Management Network's Ernst von Kimakowitz gave a lecture titled Creating Value with Values to management faculty and students at this first class higher education institution. The lecture took place as part of the [...]

On April 9th and, to allow more people to come, in a repeat session on the next day the Humanistic Management Network's Ernst von Kimakowitz delivered a lecture with subsequent Q&A on the topic of Purpose Driven Organizations and Humanistic Management at Fundación Universitaria del Area Andina (Areandina). The event was part of the international [...]

On April 22nd 2019 the Humanistic Management Network Colombia Chapter organized an event at the Impact Hub Bogota under the leadership of our long standing chapter lead Carlos Largacha-Martinez jointly organized with the Fundación Universitaria del Area Andina. During this event Ernst von Kimakowitz of the Humanistic Management Network delivered a talk about purpose-oriented leadership [...]