BB&T Colloquium on Capitalism,
Ethics and Leadership to Feature IBM's Stan Litow on April 14
Thursday, April 14, 2011 @ 5:00 p.m.
BB&T Colloquium on Capitalism, Ethics and Leadership
Stan Litow, IBM: Beyond Responsibility: The Role of Corporate
Citizenship in Modern Business
1524 Van Munching Hall, Frank Auditorium
College Park, Md.
On Thursday, April 14, 2011, Center for Leadership,
Innovation and Change (CLIC) at the University of
Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business will host the BB&T
Colloquium on Capitalism, Ethics and Leadership, with featured
speaker Stanley S. Litow of IBM.
Litow is Vice-President of Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs
and President for IBM’s Foundation and will speak on “The Role of
Corporate Citizenship in Modern Business.” Under his leadership, IBM has
been widely regarded as a global leader in Corporate Social
Responsibility and prized for its societal, environmental and civic
leadership, as well as its labor practices. He was also the keynote
speaker for 2010's Social Enterprise Symposium, presented by the
school’s Center for Social Value Creation.
The session will also include a panel discussion on “Perspectives on
Corporate Social Responsibility” with Dan Waetjen, BB&T; Charlie
Linaburg, Marriott International; and Melissa Carrier, Center for
Social Value Creation, Smith School.
This event is free and open to all students, Smith faculty and
staff, and the University of Maryland campus community.
A pizza reception will immediately follow the event in Pownall Atrium.