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Harnessing Social Economy Science for Global Impact
Paris, January 16, 2024 — A groundbreaking discussion unfolded in Paris as part of the ongoing efforts to leverage Social Economy Science for sustainable societal change. The event, co-organized by the HEC Paris S&O Institute and ESCP Business School, was initiated by researchers who collaborated on ...
Refugee Inclusion: How Businesses Lead Change
In a recent high-profile conference organized by the S&O Institute and the HEC UK House in London on January 23, 2024, academics and businesses shed light on the complex reality of forced migration and the imperative for businesses to play a positive role in this global challenge. The key discussion ...
Finding your purpose by committing to major world challenges
At a time when young business school graduates are expressing a lack of purpose and a growing concern for the world’s major challenges, an increasing number of them aspire to combine professional success with being useful to the planet and society. HEC Paris has responded to this call by introducing ...
Sustainable Innovation: Driving Business Growth and Positive Impact
Duty of vigilance, CSRD...focus on the new european regulations
Transforming knowledge into concrete action, the purpose of the HEC Paris SASI Opening Seminar
Going back to school for the 93 students of the Master in Sustainability and Social Innovation (SASI) 2023-2024 cohort means getting real about the world’s challenges. Climate change, decarbonization, diversity, human rights… Students get exposed to a variety of topics, approaches and perspectives ...
15 years of transforming lives: The Inclusive and Social Business Certificate's remarkable journey
Purpose & Sustainability Conferences: Back-to-School Highlights
At the onset of the new academic year, HEC students were granted the exceptional opportunity to engage with distinguished speakers, sustainability experts, and CEOs who generously shared their wealth of experiences and knowledge. The profound insights and inspiration derived from their talks are far ...
NEW MOOC: Become a changemaker, Build a career with purpose and impact
HEC Researchers Unite in Inter-generational Conference that Spans the World
The eighth edition of S&O Research Day saw 25 high-pedigree presentations by scholars devoted to advancing interdisciplinary explorations in fields as diverse as disability inclusion in Brazil, the perception of greenwashing in multinationals and gender “pinkwashing” in India. This range reflected ...