This is a preliminary program. It will be updated on a regular basis.

1th of JulyAddress tbd.
15:00-16:00Registration, welcome reception, get together
16:00-16:15Conference opening
16:15-18:00Keynote speakers

2nd of JulyESCP Europe Berlin
Heubnerweg 8-10, 14059 Berlin
08:45-09:15Registration, welcome coffee
09:15-09:30Welcome by Andreas Kaplan, Dean ESCP Europe Business School Berlin, and Florian Lüdeke-Freund, Chair for Corporate Sustainability
10:30-12:00Parallel sessions 1 and 2
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00Parallel sessions 3 and 4
15:00-15:30Coffee break
15:30-17:00Parallel sessions 5 and 6
17:00-18:00Panel discussion
20:00Conference dinner

3nd of JulyESCP Europe Berlin
Heubnerweg 8-10, 14059 Berlin
09:30-10:30 Keynotes
10:30-12:00Parallel sessions 7 & 8
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-15:00Parallel sessions 9
15:00-15:30Coffee break
17:00-18:00Conference closing and outlook on 2020
18:00Social Event

Berlin session 1

“Business models for a circular economy” Chairs: Niels Faber and Jan Jonker Business models based on linear thinking create a pattern (take, make, dispose) where the extraction of resources, production...
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Berlin session 2

“New business models, sustainable development, and corporate strategic management” Chairs: Romana Rauter, Yuliya Snihur, and Christian Nielsen Sustainable business models are intensively discussed as a means to foster a necessary...
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Berlin session 3

“Social Entrepreneurship as a transformative force towards sustainability” Chairs: Nikolay Dentchev, Philippe Eiselein, and Abel Diaz Gonzalez Social entrepreneurs deal with social problems and entrepreneurial opportunities at the same time...
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Berlin session 4

“Circular communication in a circular economy: how social media communication shapes sustainable business models” Chairs: Deike Schulz and Niels Faber Meaningful communication via social media is circular communication that includes...
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Berlin session 5

New business models for sustainable entrepreneurship Chairs: Matthew Johnson, René Mauer, and Stefan Schaltegger Sustainable entrepreneurship describes the processes of discovery, creation, exploitation and growth of business opportunities leading to...
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Berlin session 6

“Open Innovation Enabled by Emerging Technologies: What are the Implications for New Business Models?” Chairs: Maya Hoveskog, Emma Incze, Fawzi Halila, Markus Raatikainen, Stephen Davies, and Antony Upward This session...
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Berlin session 7

Session dedicated to new business models for sustainability transition Chairs: Jan Jonker A description of the session will follow soon.
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Berlin session 8

Insights on Business Models from Young Academics Chairs: Ana Paula Barquet This session focuses on scientific contributions from young academics – including PhD and graduate students. This means, the session...
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Berlin session 9

Practitioner session: The challenges of transitions towards more sustainable business Chair: tbd.  
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