Corporate Social Responsibility and Human Rights Summit

Friday, November 22, 2019

Wilbur Cross North Reading Room

Agenda

9:00 AM Opening Welcome
9:10 - 10:15 AM Panel: The Environment for Human Rights in Trademark Licensing: Who, how, why and what is happening across the collegiate licensing sector
Jessica Champagne, Deputy Director for Strategy & Field Operations, Worker Rights Consortium (Presentation)
Eric Biel, Senior Advisor, Fair Labor Association
Kyle Muncy, Director of Strategic Partnerships, UConn
Moderator: Shareen Hertel, Associate Professor of Political Science and Human Rights, UConn
10:30 - 12:00 PM Panel: Licensee Perspectives of University CSR/HR
Kelsey Keene, Colosseum (Presentation)
Nathan Fleisig, Outerstuff (Presentation)
Melissa Shears, Vetta (Presentation)
Moderator:  Liz Kennedy, Director of Sustainability, UCLA (Presentation)
12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch & UConn Student Perspectives
Discussion with Jessica Weaver and Brooks Kirchgassner (student members of the UConn President’s Committee on Corporate Social Responsibility)
Moderator: Rachel Chambers, Post-Doctoral Fellow in Business and Human Rights, UConn
1:00 - 2:30 PM Panel: Business & Human Rights in Practice at UConn
Shareen Hertel, Associate Professor of Political Science and Human Rights, UConn (Presentation)
Kim Fearney, Associate Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, UConn

For further information, please contact Kyle Muncy (kyle.muncy@uconn.edu).

 

Hosted by:  President’s Committee on Corporate Social Responsibility at UConn

Co-sponsored by: