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 November 21st 2019 a public lecture will take place on the theme of The Value of Values at Nottingham Business School China in Ningbo, close to Shanghai. This event is is organized by the China Chapter of the Humanistic Management Network and Ernst von Kimakowitz will deliver the talk.  Values are omnipresent in our [...]

The Business and Human rights Forum of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights at the United Nations (OHCHR) is the major annual multi-stakeholder event on the topic of business and human rights (BHR). For the fifth consecutive time we are joining the Forum with a Humanistic Management Delegation from the 25th - [...]

On December 6th 2019 a one day conference titled The Evolution of Development Thinking will take place at Palais des Nations, Headquarter of the United Nations Organizations in Geneva. This event is part of a Master level course on development at the University of St. Gallen in Switzerland. This Master level course at the University [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

On May 22nd 2019, HMN Nigerian Chapter held a business meeting “Ethics and Sustainability in Businesses and Workplaces”. The meeting which took place at the Lagos Resource Center, Victoria Island Lagos was organized by the Nigerian Chapter’s partner organisation, the Christopher Kolade Center for Research in Leadership and Ethics (CKCRLE), Lagos Business School. This event [...]

On May 23rd 2019 the Humanistic Management Network Colombia Chapter held a chapter meeting in Bogotá. This meeting was aiming at welcoming new chapter members and discussing 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 driven [...]

On July 5th 2019 a steering Group meeting of our UK Chapter took place at the RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce).  The main focus of the meeting was to plan the contribution of the UK Chapter to our annual conference in Krakow, Poland in October 2019. This second steering [...]

Colombia Chapter Meeting, Bogotá

10. July @ 16:30 - 18:30

On the 10th of July the Humanistic Management Network Colombia Chapter had a meeting to review project proposals that were shared by its members. The aim was to select 2-3 projects that will become the flagship projects of the Chapter, and that will be part of our strategic plan for the coming two years. You [...]

Swiss Bootcamp at RCM Bangalore

14. August @ 09:00 - 16. August @ 18:00

In August 2019 the Humanistic Management Network addressed the 2019 incoming MBA class at our partners, the Regional College of Management Bangalore, India and delivered the annual Swiss Bootcamp.  On August 14th 2019, Shiv Tripathi, lead of the Humanistic Management Network India Chapter and Ernst von Kimakowitz of the Humanistic Management Network, Switzerland had the [...]

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 [...]