Back to All Events

Sustainable Digital Business

  • Aalto University School of Business Ekonominaukio 1 02150 Finland (map)

Lectured by:

Leena Lankoski
Senior University Lecturer, Aalto University
leena.lankoski@aalto.fi

My speciality is sustainable business and corporate responsibility. I have been working in this field for 27 years in various positions, in Finland and elsewhere, and have been teaching it for 19 years for different audiences.”

Lecture topics
Foundations of sustainable business, content domain of sustainable business, the impact of digitalization on various aspects of sustainable business.

Learning goals
The objectives of the session are to understand what sustainable business means and to become sensitized to how digitalization can affect the sustainability of business, in both positive and negative ways.

Teaching methods
Lectures, discussions, exercises.

Class preparation materials
As background material, please familiarize yourself with the 17 Sustainable Development Goals and the role of business with regard to each goal. Click the individual icons to access the description of the role of business.

Note! The original link (https://sdgcompass.org/sdgs/) seems to have stopped working. 

You can read about the Sustainable Development Goals here:  
https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/sdgs  

For more information on the role of business, you can visit: 
https://www.unglobalcompact.org/sdgs/17-global-goals#sdg1  

Earlier Event: July 8
Business Design Thinking
Later Event: July 9
Platforms in Business