Events

Ongoing

Time and place: June 26, 2017 - June 27, 2017, Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid, Spain

This conference concerns the ‘Sustainable Business Models’ aspect of SMART.

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Upcoming

Time and place: July 6, 2017, Leopold Hotel, Sheffield, United Kingdom

The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law (SICCL) in collaboration with the project Sustainable Market Actors for Responsible Trade (SMART) are hosting a free one day conference which welcomes scholars to think critically about the role which consumers can play for the promotion of greater sustainable development. Registration is open until 27 June 2017.

Time and place: Sep. 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Sheffield, UK

The Sheffield Institute of Corporate and Commercial Law (SICCL), in collaboration with the project Sustainable Market Actors for Responsible Trade (SMART), hosts the international conference on ‘Law, Finance and Sustainability’.

Time and place: Sep. 19, 2017, Norway House, Brussels, Belgium

To realise the potential of the Non-Financial Reporting Directive to foster the shift towards a sustainable global economy this Conference will gather European academics, experts, regulators, and businesses to identify and highlight best practices on the legislative, business and investor levels.

Time and place: Oct. 9, 2017 9:00 AM - Oct. 13, 2017 4:00 PM, The University of Oslo

The University of Oslo hosts a workshop on the mapping and analysis of the regulatory complexity of market actors in the Nordic countries. The event is combined with the Research Group Companies, Markets and Sustainability’s PhD Seminar Companies and Markets 2017.

Time and place: Oct. 17, 2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, Kjerka, Karl Johans gt. 47

Professor Benjamin Richardson, University of Tasmania, will present his book 'Time and Environmental Law - Telling Nature's Time'. Professor Emeritus Hans Christian Bugge from the University of Oslo will give a prepared comment.

Open for all interested.

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Time and place: May 18, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Kjerka, Domus Media Vest

The public sector in its many roles as market actor, including as direct and indirect investor, is crucial to achieving environmental, social and economic sustainability.

Time and place: May 11, 2017 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Kjerka, Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

This event is by invitation only. Please don't hesitate to contact the organisers should you have any questions.

Time and place: May 9, 2017 - May 10, 2017, Kjerka, Domus Media, Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

This conference invites scholars to consider the ways in which trade and investment law can promote and block sustainability.

Time and place: May 8, 2017 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Kjerka, Karl Johans gate 47, Oslo

Internal meeting for project partner in connection our second biannual SMART week.

Time and place: May 4, 2017 - May 5, 2017, University of Copenhagen

On 4-5 May 2017 Centre for Enterprise Liability (CEVIA) will host a two-day international conference at the Faculty of Law of the University of Copenhagen,  where researchers from the CSR Legal Research Network, the SMART project and other renowned specialists discuss timely developments relating to the field of procurement, sustainability and CSR.

Time and place: Apr. 25, 2017, Kjerka, Domus Media Vest, Oslo

In order to secure the social foundation for people today and in the future, radical changes both to business behaviour and to the global distributional landscape are required. Tax systems are a recognised force for both behavioural change and redistribution. Are tax systems responding, however, to these needs?

Time and place: Apr. 20, 2017 - Apr. 21, 2017, Konsistorin Sali, University Main Building, Fabianinkatu 33, 2nd floor, Helsinki

The InterTran Research Group for Sustainable Business and Law, University of Helsinki and Aalto University School of Business in collaboration with the SMART project, University of Oslo are organising an international conference on Sustainable and Efficient Transport Systems – The Role of Transport in the Sustainable Circular Economy.

Time and place: Dec. 1, 2016 - Dec. 2, 2016, Lødrups kjeller, Ground floor, Domus Media Vest

Workshop and meetings for members of the SMART consortium and others invited to discuss further topics of conference.

Time and place: Nov. 30, 2016 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM, Viggo Hagstrøms sal, DMV

Marta Andrecka, CEVIA, University of Copenhagen, will introduce the book and advance a forward-looking perspective on public procurement before introducing Alexandra Horváthová, CEVIA and Beata Faracik, Polish Institute for Human Rights and Business. This event is part of the conference "Life-cycle based Management and Reporting for Sustainable Business".

Time and place: Nov. 29, 2016 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM, Viggo Hagstrøms sal, DMV

Author, Gill North, will present her book, followed by comments by Beate Sjåfjell and Jukka Mähönen. This event is part of the conference "Life-cycle based Management and Reporting for Sustainable Business".

Time and place: Nov. 29, 2016 - Nov. 30, 2016, Professorboligen, Karl Johans gt. 47

This conference intends to critically investigate life-cycle based governance and management, finance, accounting and reporting, as a means to achieve corporate sustainability.

 

Time and place: Oct. 6, 2016 - Oct. 7, 2016, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen, Studiestraede 6 DK-1455 Copenhagen K

The conference concerns the overall question of rights and duties for the corporations and other legal entities to pursue CSR goals.