Events Archive

March 2016

March 30-31 – Managing Human Rights in Global Companies Workshop

Location: Ross School of Business

Presented in partnership with World Environment Center (WEC) and the Erb Institute

 

 

Mar 25 – Fabrizio Ferraro / Erb Colloquium (Cancelled)

CANCELLED
1:30pm
Location: Ross, R1240

Fabrizio Ferraro
Professor of Strategic Management, IESE Business School, University of Navarra

Co-Sponsor: Interdisciplinary Committee on Organizational Studies (ICOS)

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Mar 18 – Paul Adler / Erb Colloquium

1:30pm
Location: Ross, R1240

Paul Adler
Harold Quinton Chair in Business Policy and Professor of Management and Organization, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California

Co-Sponsor: Interdisciplinary Committee on Organizational Studies (ICOS)

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Mar 11 – Klaus Weber / Erb Colloquium

1:30pm
Location: Ross, R1240

Klaus Weber
Associate Professor of Management and Organizations, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern

Co-Sponsor: Interdisciplinary Committee on Organizational Studies (ICOS)

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Mar 3 – Land Use and Access / Sustainable Ann Arbor Forums

7:00-8:30pm
Ann Arbor District Main Library, 343 South Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor

Event details: Land Use and Access, including discussions about regional transit, sustainability planning in transportation systems, and Ann Arbor’s latest bicycle and pedestrian projects.

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February 2016

Feb 19 – Final Round – Social Impact Track of the Michigan Business Challenge

12:00-3:00pm: Final Team Pitches
5:00-6:15pm: Team Showcase & Winning Team Announcement

Location: Ross School of Business, R2220

The Finalists:

Expert Judging Panel:

  • Michael Finney – President & CEO, Community Ventures Resources, Inc.
  • Anika Goss-Foster – Executive Director, Detroit Future City
  • Jamie Shea – Managing Director, Mission Throttle (Erb Alum,

​Hosted by the Center for Social Impact in partnership with the Zell Lurie and Erb Institutes, the Social Impact Track of the Michigan Business Challenge supports the creation of new businesses, products, or services that advance social and/or environmental impact.

Event details

Feb 15 – Erb Prospective Student Webinar

12:00-1:00pm
Register here

During this webinar, we will talk about upcoming deadlines, ways to get involved with Erb, and some of the exciting projects that are going on at the Institute and Erb Recruitment Scholarships.

Feb 9 – Social Impact Challenge Finals

5:00pm
Ross School of Business, Colloquium (6th Floor)

Finalists Present: 5:00 – 6:30pm

  • All participants are invited to attend, and the event is open to the campus and local community
  • Finalists present recommendations to a panel of judges and audience

Reception, Forum, Winning Team Announced: 6:30 – 8:00pm

  • Winning team announced and awarded $2,500!
  • Forum with leaders from Detroit community organizations and the City government
  • Networking reception with hors d’oeuvres
  • Free and open to the public

Social Impact Challenge Details

Feb 5 – Mike Toffel / Erb Colloquium

10:30am
Location:  Ross, R2310

Mike Toffel
Associate Professor of Business Administration, Center for Harvard University

Co-Sponsor: Ross Strategy

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Feb 4 – Resource Management / Sustainable Ann Arbor Forums

7:00-8:30pm
Ann Arbor District Main Library, 343 South Fifth Avenue, Ann Arbor

Event details: Resource Management, including discussions about improving Ann Arbor’s waste diversion rate and communitywide efforts to reduce different waste streams. Speakers will include:​

  • Roger Bowser, Zingerman’s
  • Eileen Spring, Food Gatherers
  • Noelle Bowman, Washtenaw County​
  • Tracy Artley, UofM Sustainability​
  • Matt Naud, Environmental Coordinator, City of Ann Arbor

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