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September 27 - 28, 2012
Location: Ross School of Business

Thursday, September 27 -- Colloquium
5:00-8:00 PM Reception and Dinner
5:00 PM Reception - check-in at table upon arrival to determine seating Poster Review Poster sessions recently completed master’s projects
6:00 PM Dinner/Program
  • Recognize EAB members who are stepping down and welcome new members
  • Recognize student achievements and milestones
  • Welcome new Erb staff and researchers

Friday, September 28, -- Meeting in Ross R1230 Closed meeting (EAB, staff and Deans only)

8:00 AM Check-in and light breakfast (hall outside R1230)
8:30 AM Convene, overview and introductions
9:00 AM Discussion with Deans Allison Davis-Blake and Marie-Lynn Miranda
  • Objectives: discuss vision for Institute and recent changes, with emphasis on organizational development of Institute
  • Prep: Hoffman vision statement
9:45 AM Break
10:00 AM Director’s Update
  • Objectives: report back on prior EAB discussions; brief on recent and upcoming events and program developments
  • Prep: Directors’ report
10:30 AM Tom Catania, Erb Executive in Residence
  • Objectives: discuss philosophy and approach for Institute to engage more practitioners in a broader range of activities and have more real-world impact
  • Prep: announcement of Tom’s hiring
  • Hoffman SSIR paper on Bright Greens and Dark Greens
10:45 AM Organizational Development and Evolution of Erb Institute
  • Objectives: identify implications for Erb Institute of “mainstreaming” of sustainability in business
  • Prep: material on becoming a Stage 2 organization
  • Mainstreaming of sustainability
11:15 AM Organizational Development breakout & reports
  • small-group continuation of plenary discussion
  • Focus on implications for various Institute stakeholder groups: students, staff/faculty, alumni, employers
12:15 PM Lunch outside R1230: members, visitors, faculty, staff and others by invitation
12:30 PM Student Advisory Board report and dialogue
  • Objectives: discuss student priorities and concerns
  • Prep: SAB report
1:00 PM Student interaction: counseling, mentoring and advising students about internship and job search and masters projects.
3:00 PM Adjourn - Travel to join Erb alumni reunion (NCRC Building)


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