Some of the nation’s top experts in corporate social responsibility and socially responsible investing will gather May 14 and 15 at Santa Clara University to discuss the benefits of elevating ethical values for corporations and investors.
The conference, titled “The Value of Values: Social Investing and Corporate Social Responsibility,” will be held Friday, May 14, from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 15, from 8 a.m. to 12:45 p.m in Lucas Hall.
“The Value of Values” conference is the signature event of the Santa Clara Initiative for Financial Innovation and Risk Management (SCIFIRM), a multiyear project focused on ethical financial innovation and responsible risk management. SCIFIRM was formed after the international financial crisis that began in late 2008 as an effort to leverage SCU’s institutional expertise in areas such as behavioral finance, risk management, and private equity with the University’s focus on ethics, justice, and compassion. Read more.