Leadership and Ethics Week 2022

The Student Leadership and Ethics Board of the Bernstein Center hosted a series of interactive events that brought together distinguished speakers, academics, and students for Leadership and Ethics Week 2022. Our goal was to utilize their real-world experiences, expertise, and ideas to cultivate leadership, build character, and promote ethical decision-making in the Columbia Business School community. Please find below our event schedule that features topics on the ethical leadership as it relates to business and society.

Ethical Design in Technology
Monday, April 11, 2022 at 12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m. ET
Speaker: Dan Wang
, Associate Professor of Business and Sociology; Co-Director of the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise
, Columbia Business School
Student Moderator: Marissa Guiang '22 MBA

Business & Society: Where Do We Go From Here?
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 8 a.m. - 8:35 a.m. ET
Speaker: Shazi Visram '04
, Co-Founder and Chief Mom, Healthynest; Founder and Chair-mom, Happy Family Brands
Faculty Moderator: Modupe Akinola, Associate Professor of Management, Columbia Business School

The Ethics of ESG Investing and Branding
Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m. ET
Speakers: Alex Friedman '98 JD/MBA
, CEO and Co-Founder, Novata; Mark Zurack, Senior Lecturer in Discipline in Business, Columbia Business School
Student Moderator: Sam Sonenshine EMBA '23

The Evolution of Sustainability in Business
Thursday, April 14, 2022 at 12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m. ET

Speaker: Bruce Usher, Co-Director of the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise; Elizabeth B. Strickler '86 and Mark T. Gallogly '86 Faculty Director; Professor of Professional Practice, Columbia Business School
Student Moderator: Matthew Rosenbaum '22 MBA

Addressing Affordable Housing and Housing Insecurity
Thursday, April 14, 2022 at 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. ET
Speakers: Jill Khadduri
, Principal Associate, Social and Economic Policy, Abt Associates; Brendan O'Flaherty, Professor of Urban Economics, Columbia University; Jonathan Woetzel, Director and Senior Partner, McKinsey Global Institute, McKinsey & Company; Jennie Nevin, Associate Partner, McKinsey & Company
Student Moderator: Tom Goldenberg '22 EMBA, McKinsey & Company

Montrone Seminar on the Future of Leadership and Ethics at CBS and Beyond
Friday, April 15, 2022 at 12:15 p.m. - 1 p.m. ET
Speaker: Costis Maglaras,
Dean; David and Lyn Silfen Professor of Business in Decision, Risk, and Operations, Columbia Business School
Student Moderator: Andrea Kaman '23 MBA

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