The Servant Leader: Integritas Business Ethics Symposium
Can a business leader be a servant as well?
Come hear James Sinegal, co-founder and former CEO of Costco Wholesale, share his vision of servant leadership with students, faculty, and business leaders. When Jim Sinegal retired as CEO in 2012, the Washington Post stated: “It’s hard to imagine anyone with less pretense, more discipline or
more integrity leading a major corporation today.”
2017 The Servant Leader integritasinstitute.org
UIC Illinois Rooms, Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted, Chicago, Wednesday, February 22, 2017
10:00 AM Greeting: Albert Schorsch, III, Director, Integritas Institute for Ethics, St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center at UIC
10:05 AM Welcome: Susan Poser, JD, PhD, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, University of Illinois at Chicago.
10:10 AM Invocation: Most Rev. Joseph N. Perry, JCL, DD, Auxiliary Bishop, Archdiocese of Chicago
10:15 AM Keynote: James Sinegal, Co-Founder and former CEO, Costco.
11:00 AM Response: Robert C. Liden, PhD, Professor of Management, Associate Dean of PhD Programs, Director of the OB/HR Area of Inquiry, PhD in Business Administration, UIC College of Business Administration
11:15 AM Discussion of Keynote and Respondent with Audience
11:45 AM Lunch (included in the price of admission)
12:00 PM Lunch Panel: Challenges of Servant Leadership
Moderator: Bill Kohler, Lecturer, Department of Managerial Studies, UIC College of Business Administration
Opening Panel Remarks:
Dr. Jeremy Meuser, PhD, Visiting Assistant Professor at the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University.
Hon. Thomas More Donnelly, Associate Judge, Cook County Municipal Department District 1 - Civil Jury Section
Kate Evert, Founder and President, Commonwealth HR Consulting
Jose Abes, UIC Accounting Student, Integritas Business Ethics Fellow
Kevin Jacob, UIC Finance and Biology Student, Integritas Business Ethics Fellow
1:30 PM Colloquy and Networking Presenters, panelists, attendees.
2:00 PM End
Bios of participants are HERE.
The press release for this event is HERE.
UIC Students can attend for free. A limited number of free tickets are available to UIC faculty and staff on a first-come, first served basis. Non-UIC students can register for a reduced rate. Parking is available in the Halsted/Taylor parking structure located at 760 W. Taylor St.
To request disability accommodations, please contact Albert Schorsch, III, email@example.com, 312-226-1880, Integritas Institute for Ethics, St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center, 700 S. Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607 forty-eight hours prior to the event.
*In order to reduce the environmental impact of this event, printed materials will be kept to a minimum. information, bios, etc. will be made available online.
The Integritas Institute for Ethics, integritasinstitute.org, @JP2Integritas, is a department of the St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center at UIC, located at 700 S. Morgan, and at Rm. 231 Student Center West, 828 S. Wolcott. Integritas Institute events since 1997 have been scheduled in cooperation with Catholic student and other organizations on the UIC campus. This event is co-sponsored by the Newman Catholic Student Organization at UIC.
The Integritas Institute for Ethics is a department of the St. John Paul II Catholic Newman Center at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Founded in 1997, the Institute brings a Catholic vision of justice and professional ethics into dialogue centered within the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) community and with interested professionals, providing symposia, adult education events, Internet media, and other resources in bioethics, business ethics, and daily ethical decision-making.