The Management of Sustainable Performance

Venue: ISC Paris

Location: 75017 Paris, France

Event Date/Time: Sep 09, 2010 End Date/Time: Sep 10, 2010
Registration Date: Sep 04, 2010
Early Registration Date: Apr 01, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 30, 2010
Paper Submission Date: May 30, 2010
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ISC Paris, in partnership with University College Cork (Ireland) and Utrecht University of Applied Sciences (The Netherlands) organizes a conference on the topic of the management of sustainable performance.

This conference will take place on the premises of ISC Paris, 97 boulevard Jean Jaurès 92300 Levallois – Perret (5’ walking distance from Paris city limit) from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Thursday, September 9 and Friday, September 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Calendar :

- Tentative paper descriptions before April 30, 2010

- Response before May 15, 2010

- Forwarding of articles before May 30, 2010

- Response before June 15, 2010

- Forwarding of final papers before July 1, 2010

- Registrations between July 1 and September 4, 2010

Conference objectives :

To develop the concept of sustainable performance and its implications on contemporary managerial methods.

To provide opportunities for meaningful exchanges between the academic world and the business world which is increasingly facing those issues.

This conference will cover the following set of topics:

Governance and corporate strategy

1- Incorporating sustainable development in firms‘ strategies and new business models

2- Revisited responsibilities for members of the board and non-executive managers: Expertise of tomorrow’s manager

3- Contribution of sustainable development to the shareholder’s value creation: myth or reality?

4- Compensation and responsibilities of business leaders. The impact on the international financial crisis ?

5- Implications of risk management in the sustainable performance of companies

Ethical Marketing

1- Eco design of products

2- Ethical marketing and responsible communication. What impact on the firm’s reputation?

3- A responsible consumer

Economics Performances

1- Socially responsible investment and ethics in financial markets

2- Avoiding fraud and corruption in the business world

3- Towards a responsible management of the Supply Chain: sustainable logistics and responsible purchasing policies.

Environment performance

1- Green technologies and renewable energies: the green boom

2- The green entrepreneurship: a solution for an exit from crisis ?

3- Management of waste and management of resources

4- Impact of sustainable development public policies on companies (fiscal impact, work organization etc.)

Social performances

1- A responsible managerial approach: what expertise for tomorrow’s manager ?

2- The role of the management of diversity in the sustainable performance of organizations

3- New management policies of stakeholders

4- Partnerships between private companies and NGO’s

Each session will take place either in English or in French.

Received articles will be double-blind assessed.

A selection of papers will be published in a special issue of CRISC (Conference Acts) and in various French and non-French reviews such as “Management et Avenir” 


ISC Paris
22 boulevard du Fort de Vaux
75017 Paris

Additional Information

Registration fees: EUR 320 With due credentials, partial or total discount may apply. Gala dinner (optional): EUR 70