2020 Agenda with GotoMeeting/GotoWebinar Links




 
2020 MBA Roundtable Annual
Curricular Innovation Symposium Agenda*
All times are Eastern Time Zone

 
 

 
  Thursday, October 29
1:00 – 2:00  Visit Sponsor Booths
Stop Into Virtual Lounge
2:00 – 2:15 All General Sessions for Thursday
 
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Welcome
 
Jeff Bieganek, Executive Director,
MBA Roundtable
 
Brian Cameron, Associate Dean for Professional Graduate Programs, Penn State Smeal College of Business
2:15 – 3:30 Keynote Speaker
 
Rebecca Henderson, John and Natty McArthur University Professor
Harvard Business School
 
Moderator:
Arvind Mahajan, Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, Mays Business School, Texas A&M University
3:30 – 3:45 Break
3:45 – 4:45 Panel Session
 
Planning, Implementing and Delivering Impact and Purpose in the MBA Curriculum
 
Moderator:  Erik Foley,
Director of Sustainability, Penn State Smeal College of Business
 
Travis Maynard, Associate Dean for Academic Programs, College of Business, Colorado State University
 
Andrea M. Prado, Associate Professor of Management and Organizations, Director of the Strachan Chair of Philanthropy and Social Investment, INCAE Business School
 
 
4:45 – 5:45 Discussion Breakouts
 
Tying Social Innovation to Timely Topics: Data for Good, Future of Work, and Racial Equity
 
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Moderators:
Noa Gafni, Executive Director of the Rutgers Institute for Corporate Social Innovation, Rutgers Business School, Rutgers University

 
Jaideep Vaidya, Professor in the MSIS Department & Director of the Rutgers Institute for Data Science, Learning, and Applications, Rutgers Business School, Rutgers University
 
Jeana Wirtenberg, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Professional Practice & Associate Director, Rutgers Institute for Corporate Social Innovation, Rutgers Business School, Rutgers University
 
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Where do we stand on delivering Ethics in the MBA curriculum
 
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Moderator:  Dr. Michelle R. Darnell – Director, Tarriff Center for Business Ethics and Social Responsibility & Honor and Integrity Director, Penn State Smeal College of Business
 
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Developing faculty buy-in to deliver impact and purpose in the MBA curriculum
 
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Moderators:
Santanu Chatterjee, Josiah Meigs Professor, Department of Economics, Director, Full-Time MBA & MS Business Analytics Programs, Terry College of Business, The University of Georgia
 
Sundar Bharadwaj
The Coca-Cola Company Chair of Marketing
Terry College of Business, The University of Georgia


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How do you measure your success in teaching CSR and CS? Assurance of Learning and Learning Analytics Challenges
 
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Moderator: Michellana Jester, Michellana Jester, Lecturer and GLab Course Manager, MIT Sloan School of Management
 
5:45 – 6:00 Break/Prep for Networking/Social Event
6:00 – 6:15 MBA Roundtable Fast Track Innovation Award Announcement


Michael Koenig, Chair, MBA Roundtable
Associate Dean for Innovation Initiatives & Executive Director of Executive Education, Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University
 
Robert Ruiz
Vice President, Strategic Enrollment
BusinessCAS
 
6:15 – 7:30 Penn State Presentation and Virtual Networking Event
 
Evening with the Dean
 
Charles H. Whiteman, Dean, Penn State Smeal College of Business



Virtual Escape Room
 
  Friday, October 30
9:00 – 3:00 Virtual Help Desk Open
9:30 – 10:00 Virtual Affiliate Sponsor
Booths Open
10:00 – 6:00 Virtual Attendee Lounge Open
10:00 – 10:15 All General Sessions
 
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Webinar ID
660-445-739
 
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Welcome Back
MBA Roundtable
Penn State


Case for Women Case Writing
Competition Updates
10:15 – 10:45 Keynote
Social Good Imperative for Higher Education

Karen Hughes Quintos, (former) EVP & Chief Customer Officer, Dell Technologies
10:45 – 11:45 Panel Session: The Role of Industry and Academic Partnership in delivering Impact and Purpose in the MBA Curriculum
 
Moderator: Karen Hughes Quintos, (former) EVP & Chief Customer Officer, Dell Technologies
 
Chip Adams
 Co-Founder and Chairman of the Center for Conscientious Leadership, Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University

 
Peter Lupoff, CEO, Net Impact


 
11:45 – 12:45 Discussion Breakouts
 
Social Impact in the MBA – building and integrating co-curricular programming on social entrepreneurship, impact investing, civic engagement, sustainability and more
 
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Moderator: Caroline Grossman, Executive Director, Rustandy Center for Social Sector Innovation and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Strategy, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Experiential learning’s role in delivering an impact investing curriculum
 
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Moderator: Jennifer M. Walske, Adjunct Assistant Professor and Interim Faculty Director of Impact@Anderson
Anderson School of Management

UCLA
 
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Business as a Force for Good: The Intersectionality of Business Education and Community Engagement
 
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Moderators:  Aarti Ivanic, Associate Professor of Marketing and Academic Director of MBA Programs, University of San Diego School of Business
 
Chris Nayve, Associate Vice President of Community Engagement and Anchor Initiatives, University of San Diego
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What, if any, connection is made between curriculum and career?
 
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Moderators: 
Philip Heavilin II, Executive Director, Career Development Office, Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University
 
Abigail R. Kies, Assistant Dean, Career Development Office, Yale School of Management, Yale University
 
12:45 – 1:00 Break
1:00 – 2:00 Panel Session:  Delivering on what we are talking about: Reflecting on the pandemic and ongoing racial inequities – How can MBA programs change and do better in the future
 
 
Moderator:  Nancy McGaw, Deputy Director, Business & Society Program, The Aspen Institute
 
Panelists: 
Maryam Alavi, Dean and Stephen P. Zelnak, Jr. Chair, Professor of IT Management, Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology


James Danko, President, Butler University


Peter Rodriguez, Dean and Professor of Management, Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University
 
2:00 – 3:00 Discussion Breakouts
 
Staying one step ahead – from microfinance to experiential education to impact investing to sustainability. What’s next?
 
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Moderator: Nydia MacGregor, Faculty Director MBA Programs and Alumni Engagement, Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University
 
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Diversity and Inclusion – How can we step it up?
 
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Moderators: 
Jamie Campbell, Assistant Dean for Diversity Enhancement, Penn State Smeal College of Business
 
Stephen Taylor, Research Director, BusinessCAS
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Approaches to Integrating Impact and Purpose into the Curriculum
 
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Moderators: 
Barbara Bickart, Associate Professor of  Marketing and Senior Associate Dean for MBA Programs, Questrom School of Business, Boston University
 
Paul Carlile, Senior Associate Dean, Online Learning, Associate Professor, Information Systems, Questrom School of Business, Boston University
 
Caroline Flammer, Associate Professor of Strategy & Innovation, Questrom School of Business, Boston University
 
 
 
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Supporting Student Changemakers: Reaching across campus to drive sustainable impact
 
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Moderators:  Victoria Parker, Associate Dean for Graduate Education and Faculty Administration, Associate Professor of Management, Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics, University of New Hampshire
 
Fiona Wilson, Deputy Chief Sustainability Officer, University of New Hampshire, Director of UNH's Sustainability Institute, and Affiliate  Clinical Associate Professor of Social Innovation, Social Entrepreneurship and Sustainability at the Paul College of Business & Economics
3:00 - 3:15 Prize Winners Announced
 
Closing/Wrap Up


*Schedule/speakers/topics subject to change
 

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