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Knowledge Into Action Festival The ABIS Knowledge Into Action Forum, this year over 3 days with an innovative twist! Join us for rich discussions on sustainable transformation, youth and learning. read more
Scenario Exploration System Workshops Looking for interactive ways to engage colleagues and students in long-term thinking and sustainable scenarios?
We can help with our SES workshops! Feel free to contact us
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Scenario Exploration System Taster Sessions Join us for a short one hour long taster session of our digitalized Scenario Exploration System to see how the dynamics of this serious game works! read more
Creating Value Roundtable - Second edition For the second time, we are hosting an online thought leadership roundtable on value creation!
Join us on January 27, 2021!
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Coming full circle? Sustainability and future-proof global recovery Join us for our 19th ABIS Annual Colloquium on 24 - 25 November 2020 virtually! 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
14 Apr 2021 ABIS participation to the International Symposium ‘Foresight and Science, Technology and Innovation Policy’ Our colleague Karolina Sobczak will be part of a panel "Blended futures: Pushing the boundaries of foresight" 1 Apr 2021 Call for Reviewers for the ABIS Special Issue on “Best Sustainability Teaching Practices” ABIS invites you to contribute as a reviewer to our next special issue on “Best Sustainability Teaching Practices”. 25 Mar 2021 Publication ABIS Special Issue: Business in Society: Measuring Impact and Creating Change The ABIS Special Issue: Business in Society: Measuring Impact and Creating Change is PUBLISHED! more news
25 Mar 2021 Editorial from the ABIS Special Issue: Measuring Impact and Creating Change The editorial of the recently published ABIS Special Issue is freely available to download. 3 Feb 2021 ABIS Highlights report 2020 The ABIS Highlights Report 2020 summarizes the main activities and initiatives of our network in the past year. Check it out for an overview of our latest engagements! 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. 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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