Welcome to the 9th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility
Welcome to the website of the 9th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility. My colleagues and I are looking forward to the conference: we are looking forward to meeting old friends and making new friends; we are looking forward to some stimulating discussions; and we are looking forward to some enjoyable social activities. These are all ingredients of a successful conference and this conference will have all of these, just as all our previous conferences have. Most especially however we are looking forward to having you participate in the conference and to meeting you there. So mark the dates in your diary and prepare your paper.
Chair of the Social Responsibility Research network
Chair of the Scientific Committee for the 9th International Conference on Corporate Social Responsibility
Zagreb School of Economics and Management promotes high ethical and moral values in business, an acceptance of responsibility towards humanity, the community and nature, while also nurturing tolerance, an understanding of differences and a culture of dialogue. These efforts and message are being channeled through various activities: undergraduate and graduate courses,Executive Education programs, conferences, and especially, in past several years,and research on Corporate Governance. Our seminars provide skills for improving corporate governance practices on-the-job. Through our annual research projects on Corporate Governance and CSR, ZSEM monitors the extent to which Croatian firms disclose information to the public and investors. Within the same promotional umbrella of an improved investment climate in Croatia, Zagreb School of Economics and Management is please to cooperate with in hosting the next international conference on CSR and Global Governance.
On the behalf of the scientific and organising committees of the 9th International Conference on CSR I welcome you in Croatia, Zagreb, and Zagreb School of Economics and Management, and on this website. In the time of economic crisis, we are specially looking forward to meet all interesting people engaged in CSR to present their papers, share their experiences and lessons in discussions on the conference topics. Here in Zagreb, we will try to introduce you to various professionals engaged in CSR in Croatia - business people, teachers, representatives of nongovernmental entities, and so on, in order to provide a wide perspective to understanding our local point of view regarding these issues, as well as theoretical and practical problems we confront. We cordially invite you to contribute.