Our keynote speaker for this third year of our collaborative event with/at Emory University’s Center for Ethics will be Dr. Edward Queen, Director of the D. Abbott Turner Program in Ethics and Servant Leadership.
After Dr. Queen’s presentation and a question/answer segment, IMC participants will be assigned to breakout sessions. Number of breakout sessions and facilitators for each TBD based on total registrants
- Gain a deeper awareness of the ethical issues within the practice of Management Consulting
- Enhance their ability to identify ethically fraught situations.
- Improve their ethical analysis.
- Gain ways to improve ethical decision-making and action with a focus on IMC-USA Code of Ethics.
We will conduct a wrap up session after the breakout and will include brief highlights of insights from each breakout.
This ethics event is jointly presented by IMC-Georgia Chapter and Emory University Center for Ethics.
IMC Members, please note: event will count for 1 point (professional development ethics)
Keynote Speaker Bio
Edward Queen is Director of the D. Abbott Turner Program in Ethics and Servant Leadership at Emory University’s Center for Ethics. He also serves as Co-Director of the university’s Institute of Human Rights. Previous positions include founding director of the Religion and Philanthropy Project at the Indiana University Center on Philanthropy and program officer at Lilly Endowment, Inc.
Queen received his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the Divinity School of the University of Chicago, and his J.D. from the Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis. During his law school career, Queen led a team of students in an Innocence Project case that led to the freeing of a falsely imprisoned man after 20 years in jail. Between 2000 and 2003 he worked at a human rights organization in Macedonia and served as the faculty and curriculum development consultant for the law faculty in establishing the new South Eastern European University in that country.
Queen’s work focuses on applied and professional ethics and the development and implementation of ethics programs in businesses, nonprofits, and governmental agencies. As a teacher his goal is the formation of ethically informed and publicly engaged citizens. Queen has advised numerous organizations on management and ethical issues including the Pew Charitable Trusts, SunTrust, Belk, AECOM, Ethisphere, Voya, Certus Holdings, Coca Cola, USAID, the Southeastern Council of Foundations, and the Corporation for National and Community Service.