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Knowledge Into Action Forum 2020 "Towards Circular Economy in Business Practice and Education" Join us on 13th of May for our online Knowledge Into Action Forum on Circular Economy! read more
Creating Value Roundtable ABIS & AMS co-creation Join us on 20th of April for an online roundtable on value creation! read more
Scenario Exploration System Workshop We can deliver a gamification workshop at your institution! Read more and contact us for consultations. read more
18th ABIS Annual Colloquium 2019: Business in Society: Measuring Impact and Creating Change Join us for our annual Colloquium at ESMT, Berlin on 29th and 30th of October! read more
Welcome to ABIS - The Academy of Business in Society

ABIS - The Academy of Business in Society is a global network of over 100 companies and academic institutions whose expertise, commitment and resources are leveraged to invest in a more sustainable future for business in society. ABIS' mission is to advance the role of business in society through research and education. Our ambition is to make a significant contribution to the debate and the practice involved in equipping current and future business leaders with the knowledge, skills and capabilities for the long-term success of business in society.

What we do
Think Fostering thought leadership through collaborative research and dialogue
Share Facilitating knowledge development and shared learning via a global network
Integrate Applying knowledge in the organizational context to drive innovation and change

our track record our story our mission
The ABIS global network
130+ global members academic & corporate
11+ million euros in EU grants secured
2.5+ million euros in funding from corporates & foundations
250+ publications & resources provided by our members
Recent News
17 Jun 2020 The international conference on New Business Models NBM2020 by Nijmegen School of Management at Radboud University 29 Apr 2020 Toolkit for Effective Virtual Communication The aim of the toolkit is to provide an easy to use and experience-based resource to quickly adapt to new realms of working, communicating and connecting with others.  20 Apr 2020 BSIS Virtual Symposium: Online Impact Series with Ivo Matser, CEO of ABIS EFMD and the BSIS team are offering virtual interactive meetings on Assessing Impact. Our CEO Ivo Matser will be part of an event "The Future of Impact Assessment: Impact Leadership, Future Generations and a Business School’s Footprint" on 12 May 2020. more news
29 Apr 2020 Toolkit for Effective Virtual Communication This toolkit will provide an easy to use and experience-based resource to quickly adapt to new realms of working, communicating and connecting with others. 11 Feb 2020 ABIS Highlights Report 2019 We are pleased to share with you the ABIS Highlights Report summarizing the main activities and initiatives in 2019. 14 Jan 2020 European Green Deal Report We have worked out a special European Green Deal report to bring our network the information about the initial roadmap of the key policies and measures on the EU's strategy to implement the United Nation's 2030 Agenda and reach the Sustainable Development Goals. more publications
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Our members
Antwerp School of Management Manchester Metropolitan University Kemmy Business School - University of Limerick Strathmore Business School University of Edinburgh Business School EDC Paris Business School GlaxoSmithKline Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, School of Management ISM University of Management and Economics University of Stellenbosch Business School Mazars Cologne Business School Comillas Pontifical University Vlerick Business School University of the West of England Plymouth University, Plymouth Business School Kent Business School University of Exeter Business School University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Business School Unilever Turku School of Economics TUM School of Management TIAS School for Business and Society
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