Markkula Center of Applied Ethics

A Conference for Scholars and Executives
February 17-19, 2005
Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California

The Third Biennial Global Conference on Business Ethics
Sponsored by Cisco Systems

The Markkula Center for Applied Ethics and Cisco Systems are sponsoring the third biennial international Santa Clara University Global Conference on Business Ethics in February 2005. The conference is designed to bring together business executives and business ethics teachers and researchers to address several of the major ethical issues facing business organizations. Presentations by top scholars and practitioners will address:

  1. The Ethical Organization—Structural and Leadership Issues

  2. Aligning Corporate Purpose, Responsibility, and Philanthropy

  3. Corporate Governance—State of the Art Responsibilities vs. Authority

An invitation has also been extended to "newer" faculty (within 7 years of earning terminal degree) and doctoral candidates for papers.

We will provide lodging and meals for faculty attendees. Questions concerning logistics, room arrangements, and special meal requirements can be addressed to