CBS in January

This January, you can learn whether a green financial sector is realistic and how the maritime sector can contribute within the context of the UN Sustainable Development Goals.



Workshop with Dr. Dylan Mulvin

Friday, January 31 202, 13:00 – 15:00, Dalgas Have 15 (DH.V.2.70), 2000 Frederiksberg

The Digital Transformations Platform and the AI REUSE research project are pleased to invite you for a workshop with Dr. Dylan Mulvin. Dylan Mulvin will first give a short presentation of his work related to his upcoming book Proxies: The Cultural Work of Standing In, which is under contract at the MIT Press (to be included in the Infrastructures series). And afterwards he will offer feedback to workshop participants and their research ideas.

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Book Launch - Digital Organizing: Revisiting themes in organization studies

Friday 17 January 2020, 16:00-20:00, Howitzvej 60, 6th floor (HOW601), 2000 Frederiksberg

CBS is hosting a Book Launch for Digital Organizing by researchers Ursula Plesner and Emil Husted and you are invited.
The book discusses how digital technologies impact upon various aspects of organizations such as structure, production, collaboration, knowledge, communication, legitimacy and power.
At the event, the authors will answer questions such as:
Why does a book on digital organizing open with stories from the 1830s? And what does it mean to speak organizationally about digitalization (rather than digitally about organization)?

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Is a green and sustainable Financial Sector realistic?

Thursday 23 January 2020, 16:00-19:00, Sps05, Solbjerg Plads 3, 2000 Frederiksberg

Sustainability and green agendas have become the new buzzwords in both political and financial circles. But can the financial sector really become sustainable? And what will it take for the financial sector to be the frontrunner of a fundamental change in the way we deal with global challenges?
The purpose of the conference is to understand how investors can look beyond the hype and assess what would be a realistic return expectation in this new market environment.

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PhD defence: Morten Jensen

Wednesday 15 January 2020, 13:00-16:00, SPs10, Solbjerg Plads 3, 2000 Frederiksberg

Morten Jensen‘s thesis Earnings Management in Private Firms investigates earnings management in private firms and examines causes and cost of debt consequences of a certain type of earnings management; when owner-managers shift income from salary to dividends and thereby increase reported earnings.

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PhD defence: Vasileios Kosmas

Thursday 16 January 2020, 13:00- 15:00, SPs05, Solbjerg Plads 3, 2000 Frederiksberg

Vasileios Kosmas’ thesis, Environmental and social issues in global supply chains targets two specific challenges emerging in global supply chains in which both the maritime sector and the international community can contribute within the context of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The first challenge focuses on the reduction of emissions in maritime transport through the enforcement of a bunker levy scheme, while the second challenge deals with the enhancement of the maritime search and rescue operational effectiveness in relation to migration by sea emergencies.

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