4th Economic Forum of the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences

On Tuesday, 29 January 2019, the Business Forum of the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences took place for the fourth time. This year the forum was dedicated to the topic “Smart Region4 – Die regionale Transformation gestalten” . As in previous years, the event was planned, organized and carried out with the support of Professors Anke Kopsch and Werner Stork by students of the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences Bachelor of Business Administration under the direction of Jessica Muñoz Montes.

Wirtschaftsforum am 29.01.2019
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The Legitimacy of Financial Capitalism.

The project “LegitimFinanz” (LegitimFinanz), realised within the framework of the BMBF funding line “Financial System and Society” under the direction of Prof. Dr. Sascha Münnich, will present the research results of recent years as well as other contributions on the topic at the closing conference „The Legitimacy of Financial Profits. New Comperative and Historical Perspectives on the Dynamics of Financial Capitalism“.

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Climate Conference in Katowice: Interview with Uli Klüh on banks and the climate

The 24th UN Climate Change Conference is currently taking place in Katowice. On this occasion we post the link to the podcast of an interview recently conducted by Uli Klüh, Head of the Research Unit “Political Economy of Sustainability” with Hessischer Rundfunk:

SAVING THE CLIMATE WITH THE BANKS? THE FINANCIAL SECTOR 10 YEARS AFTER THE LEHMAN BANKRUPTCY

Lecture “Gewerkschaftsarbeit 4.0” shifts to 19.12.

Lecture “Gewerkschaftsarbeit 4.0” shifts to 19.12.
What are the challenges of digital transformation? What do platform economy, artificial intelligence, big data, automation and increasing transparency in production processes do with our jobs? How can co-determination and participation be secured in the digital age? It is sometimes forgotten that private companies are far more than just organizations that generate profits and returns. They are also a central element of (Western) societies and form a central foundation of our welfare state.

Against this background, we cordially invite you to the guest lecture “Trade Union Work 4.0”. Andreas Becker, member of the Works Council of Merck KGaA, will give a lecture on December 19, 2018 at 4 p.m. at the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences on Campus Dieburg in lecture hall F 15 / 112. Registration is not required.

Business in dialogue on sustainable development w:ne

The ZNWU cordially invites you to the seminar, which takes place in the winter semester again on Thursdays from 12.15-13.45 in Holzhofallee 21, Room 105, in Darmstadt. Beginning is 1 November. We are looking forward to Boris Berner from Pro Arbeit in the district of Offenbach, who will give a lecture on the topic of lateral and progressive thinkers in public administration.

Students are also very welcome. Registration is not necessary. All dates can be found here.

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