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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
Knowledge Into Action Forum 2019 Check out the photos and report from our annual Knowledge Into Action Forum at Four Acres, Unilever, London on 22. May! read more
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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
4 Oct 2019 ABIS at the 6th International GSOM Emerging Markets Conference at the Graduate School of Management St. Petersburg University ABIS' CEO Ivo Matser is moderating a track "Business in Society: A Change of Paradigm" during the 6th International GSOM Emerging Markets Conference at the Graduate School of Management St. Petersburg University, Russia. 26 Sep 2019 ABIS' CEO Ivo Matser present at the 2019 Global Gathering of PRME Community ABIS is being represent at the 2019 Global Gathering of PRME Community at Jonkoping University happening from 30th September to 3rd October. 25 Sep 2019 ABIS is publishing a Special issue with Emerald Group Publishing We partnered up with Emerald Group Publishing to create a Special Issue on Business in Society: Measuring Impact and Creating Change more news
6 Feb 2019 Business School Rankings for the 21st Century The report on business school rankings was recently published under the aegis of the UN Global Compact suggests 20 actions to improve evaluation and ranking and encourage “a race to the top” in business education. 6 Feb 2019 Scenario Exploration System Workshop (SES) The Scenario Exploration System (SES) is a serious gaming platform developed to facilitate the application of foresight to policy-making. 12 Jul 2017 ABIS Webinar Series 2017 - The International dimension of corporate responsibility: Insights and Opportunities The objective of this webinar is to provide an overview on international corporate responsibility, an assessment of the SDGs as an organizing framework for corporate responsibility and insights about opportunities for sustainability-related collaboration. 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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