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Conference Proceedings: 6th PRME Asia Forum

Conference Proceedings: 6th PRME Asia Forum

The 6th PRME Asia Forum was organized by Goa Institute of Management at Goa, India on 27-28 November, 2015. It was preceded by a one-day workshop on Teaching Responsible Management. The Forum was focussed on the theme of integrating Responsible Management Education into the curriculum of B-Schools. It was an opportunity for B-Schools to sharethe various curricular and co-curricular interventions introducedto promote responsible management education.

The Forum was supported by the following sponsors: ABB India, Ambuja Cement, Britannia, Emerson India and TVS Group. It attracted speakers and delegates from several countries in addition to India, including Philippines, China, Indonesia, Hong Kong, U.S. and New Zealand.

 

The Workshop

The purpose of the workshop was to provide teachers from Asian business schools with ideas about how they could inculcate a sensitivity to society and the environment. Some key learnings from the Workshop were as follows:

The Forum

The Forum explored why and how responsible management education could be integrated into the curriculum of B-Schools. Some key learnings at the Forum were as follows:

The Forum concluded with the setting up of an emergent PRME chapter in India. The host of the seventh PRME Asia Forum was Hong Kong Polytechnic University at Hong Kong. Prof Pamsy Hui gave the acceptance speech.