Conference Presentations

“Francisco de Vitoria on the Right to Free Trade and Justice”, Junior Scholars Reading Group of the Society for Business Ethics, 1 July 2022.

A Neo-Aristotelian Perspective on the Need for Artificial Moral Agents (AMAs)“, The Philippine-American Academy of Science & Engineering (PAASE) Webinar Series 2022, 3 June.

Is AI an ethical subject? An Aristotelian-Thomistic Response“, Iª Jornada Científica de DATAI, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, España, 15 Diciembre 2020. 

“¿Debemos aprender de la empresa europea y su concepción de la ética de la empresa?”, Summit 2020, Asociación de la Ética Empresarial y Organizacional de Chile, Santiago de Chile, 20 Noviembre 2020.

“MacIntyre on Business, Management, and Corporations”, Society for Business Ethics Annual Conference, Boston, MA, Sunday, August 11, 2019.

Commons Paradigm: Embedding Common Good and Collective Action. Insights from Ethical and Economic Foundations” (together with Laura Albareda), The Commons and Public Goods (Session 1165), 2019 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, August 12, 2019.

Artificial Intelligence and the Responsibilities of Business: Mapping the Ethical Terrain“, 15th Annual Global Business Ethics Symposium, Bentley University, Waltham, MA, May 21, 2019.

“2019 Teaching Ethics Workshop”, 15th Annual Global Business Ethics Symposium, Bentley University, Waltham, MA, May 20-23, 2019.

Francisco de Vitoria on the Right to Free Trade and Justice“, Faculty Presentation, Mendoza School of Business, University of Notre Dame, May 13, 2019.

Catholic Social Teaching and Human Rights in Business Ethics“, Markets and Catholic Social Thought, A Symposium of the Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics, Georgetown University, McDonough School of Business, March 29-30, 2019.

De Vitoria’s Ius Gentium: How to Engage Human Rights in Business from the Catholic Social Teaching (CST) Tradition“, Ethical Business Leadership in Troubling Times, 10th TransAtlantic Business Ethics Conference, Institute for Ethical Leadership, Rutgers Business School, November 1-3, 2018.

A Comparative Study of Aristotelian and Confucian Virtue Ethics Applied to Family Firms“, Rediscovering Practical Wisdom in Management, Practical Wisdom Society Intercultural Summer School, Hanns Seidel Foundation, Marrakesh, Morocco, October 7-17, 2018.

¿Cómo contribuye la economía y la empresa al bien común?“, Congreso de Humanidades Pensamiento para el Bien Común, Universidad Popular Autónoma de Puebla y Universidad Vasco de Quiroga, Puebla, México, 21 y 22 de septiembre, 2018. 

“Virtue Ethics in Business: Improving Lives through Practical Wisdom in Business and Management” (PDW Session 408), 2018 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL, August 11, 2018.

How does MacIntyre Extend Aristotle’s Account of Phronesis and What Does this Imply for Corporate Governance?” (together with Dulce Redin), Panel on Practical Wisdom in Business and Management, Part 1: Historical Perspectives, Society for Business Ethics Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, Saturday, August 11, 2018.

How does MacIntyre Extend Aristotle’s Account of Phronesis and What Does this Imply for Corporate Governance?” (together with Dulce Redin), Learning from MacIntyre, 2018 Annual Conference, International Society for MacIntyrean Enquiry (ISME), Durham University, United Kingdom, July 1-4, 2018.

The Common Good as a Principle in Business Education: A Response to Martijn Cremers“, Building Institutions for the Common Good: The Purpose & Practice of Business in an Inclusive Economy, 10th International Conference on Catholic Social Thought and Business Education & 6th Colloquium on Christian Humanism in Business and Society, University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A., June 21-23, 2018.

Teaching Professional Ethics through Experiential Learning: The Georgetown Approach“, Georgetown Institute for the Study of Markets and Ethics, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., U.S.A. June 1-3, 2018.

What Makes Virtue Good? Exploring How to Theorize on Virtues in Organization Studies”, 2017 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, August 7, 2017.

“Some Virtue Ethics Implications from Aristotelian and Confucian Perspectives on Family and Business” (together with Ignacio Ferrero and Dulce Redín), Panel on Confucian and Aristotelian Business Ethics, Society for Business Ethics Annual Conference, Atlanta, GA, August 6, 2017.

“Virtue Ethics in Business: Bridging the Interfaces Between Research, Teaching and Practice”, 2017 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, August 5, 2017.

“Virtue Ethics and Humanistic Management” (together with Ignacio Ferrero), Conceptual Foundations of Humanistic Management, AOM Humanistic Management Preconference 2017, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, August 3, 2017.

“Misión personal y liderazgo”, 5º Simposio “Empresas con Rostro Humano”, Cátedra Dirección por Misiones y Gobierno Corporativo, Universidad Internacional de Cataluña, 28 de abril de 2017, Oviedo, Spain [Youtube].

Moral Capital and Leadership”, Symposium on Moral Capital and Business Management, China Association for Ethical Studies (CAES), Nanjing Normal University and King’s Luck Brewery, Ltd., Nanjing-Huaian, April 15-16, 2017, Jiangsu, China.

How to recover practical wisdom in corporate governance. A proposal from MacIntyre”, Character, Wisdom and Virtue, Oriel College, University of Oxford and The Jubilee Centre for Character and Virtues, University of Birmingham, January 5-7, 2017, Oxford, UK.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero and Marta Rocchi): “Characterizing Virtues in Finance: John Tuld (Margin Call), Jared Vennet (The Big Short) and Habits of Moral Characters”, Global Finance and the Moving Image International Workshop, Institute for Culture and Society, University of Navarra, October 20-22, 2016, Pamplona, Spain.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero and Gregorio Guitián): “Characterizing Virtues in Finance”, Center for Business Ethics 40th Anniversary Conference, “Global Perspectives on Business Ethics”, Bentley University, July 25-26, 2016, Boston, MA, USA.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero): “Confucian and Aristotelian Traditions in Virtue Ethics in Business and Management” (Panels 1 and 2),  VI World Congress of the International Society of Business, Economics and Ethics (ISBEE), Ethics, Innovation, and Well-Being in Business and the Economy, July 13 and 16, 2016, Shanghai, China.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero): “The Confucian Common Good and Business Ethics”, VI World Congress of the International Society of Business, Economics and Ethics (ISBEE), Ethics, Innovation, and Well-Being in Business and the Economy, July 13, 2016, Shanghai, China.

“How to Recover Practical Wisdom in Corporate Governance: A Proposal from MacIntyre and Moore”, Symposium on Leadership, Judgment and Good Governance in Modern Business, the Australian Research Council, the Centre for Governance and Public Policy, Griffith University and University of Navarra, June 27-28, 2016, Pamplona, Spain.

“Participar en el Bien Común de la Empresa”, I Semana de Actualización Empresa y Bienes Públicos, Instituto Empresa y Humanismo, Universidad de Navarra, 2 de mayo de 2016, Pamplona, Spain.

Los estudios modernos de la felicidad y las virtudes”, Conferencia de Egresados de ESE Business School, Universidad de los Andes, March 30, 2016, Santiago de Chile, Chile.

Human Dignity and the Dignity of Work. Insights from Catholic Social Teaching”, Faculty Workshop, School of Economics and Business, Universidad de los Andes, March 29, 2016, Santiago de Chile, Chile.

“Participation in the Corporate Common Good: Insights from Aquinas”, St. Andrews Conference on Corporate Agency and Shared Responsibility, University of St. Andrews/ Scots Philosophical Association, November 2-3, 2015, St. Andrews, UK.

“Humanistic Management Caucus”, Open Governance, 2015 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, August 10, 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

“Humanistic Management–A Global Perspective”, Open Governance, 2015 Academy of Management Annual Meeting, August 8, 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero): “The concept of dignity and its relationship with work- a perspective from Catholic Social Thought”, Panel on Human Dignity and Business, Society for Business Ethics Annual Conference, Metropolitan Hotel, August 9, 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

What I’ve Learned from Ed about Amish Carpenters, Child Pianists and Work-outs”, Author Meets Critics: Hartman’s Conversations with Aristotle, Society for Business Ethics Annual Conference, Metropolitan Hotel, August 8, 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

Invited Speaker for the book launch of Leading Responsibly in the Asian Century (Springer 2015) by Mario Fernando, AOM Annual Meeting, Pinnacle Vancouver Harbourfront Hotel, August 9, 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero): “The concept of dignity and its relationship with work- a perspective from Catholic Social Thought”, AOM Humanistic Management Pre-Conference, University of British Columbia, August 7, 2015, Vancouver, Canada.

“La participación en el bien común de la empresa” (“Participation in the common good of the firm”), La gestión humanista, la protección de la dignidad humana y la promoción del bien común, Conferencia organizada por la Universidad Cristóbal Colón, Humanistic Management Network, PRIME Chapter Latin America and Caribbean, USEM Boca del Río and ESADE Business School, del 15 al 17 de abril, 2015, Veracruz, México.

(together with Claus Dierksmeier): “Business Responses to Deprivation and Exclusion. Insights from Caritas in Veritate and Evangelii Gaudium”, Prosperity, Poverty and the Purpose of Business. Rediscovering Integral Human Development in the Catholic Social Tradition, The 9th International Conference on Catholic Social Thought and Business Education, De La Salle University/College of St. Benilde/Ateneo de Manila University/St. Thomas University, February 26-28, 2015, Manila, Philippines.

Business Leadership in Times of Crisis: The Case for Moral Leadership”, Symposium on Political Leadership and Economic Crisis, The Jackson Institute for Global Affairs, Yale University/ The School of Government and International Relations, Griffith University/ The Centre for Governance and Public Policy, Griffith University, Luce Hall, Yale University, 13-15 February, 2015.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero): “Virtue and Virtuousness”, Panel on Virtue Ethics, 2014 Annual Meeting, Society for Business Ethics, July 31-August 3, 2014, Boston, USA.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero): “Developing an Alternative Paradigm: Global Perspectives on Humanistic Management (European Perspectives)”, Session 217, Academy of Management 2014 Annual Meeting, August 2, 2014, Philadelphia, USA.

“Happiness, Choices and the Education of Desire”, Keynote Presentation for the Doctoral School Summer Conference, Institute of Education, June 19, 2014, London, UK.

“The common good in its political dimension and the common good of the firm”, The Challenges of Capitalism for the Common Good (Interdisciplinary Symposium on Business Ethics), Centre of Social and Organizational Studies (Henley Business School) and Centre of Economic History (University of Reading), June 17, 2014, Reading, UK.

“La Ética Empresarial: De la ‘Responsabilidad Social Corporativa’ a la ‘Gestión de Riesgo” y “El Capital Moral”, Faculty Workshop, College of Business and Tourism, University of Extremadura, Spain, May 26, 2014.

“Integrity: Corporate Culture and the Virtues”, Integrity and Business Conference, Weltethos Institut (University of Tübingen) and Fordham University, October 10-11, 2013, Tübingen, Germany.

“The Relevance of Ethics and Good Corporate Governance to Business”, Atma Jaya Catholic University, Faculty of Economics, August 29, 2013, Jakarta, Indonesia.

“Understanding Labor, from Manpower to Moral Capital”, Widya Mandala Catholic University-Surabaya, Faculty of Business, August 28, 2013, Surabaya, Indonesia.

“On the Creation of a Corporate Culture”, Asian Institute of Management Alumni Leadership Foundation, CEO Forum, August 22, 2013, Makati City, Metro-Manila, Philippines (Invited Speaker).

“Capital Moral y Liderazgo”, Foro Empresarial de Asturias, June 12, 2013, Gijón, Spain (Invited Speaker).

“Editors’ Roundtable”, Measuring and valuing corporate reputation: being good and looking good, EBEN Research Conference, University of Navarra, June 6-8, 2013, Pamplona, Spain (Invited Speaker).

“The effective role of academia and professional institutions in corruption detection”, Panel Chair, Anti Corruption in Public and Private Sectors, World Anti Corruption Forum, September 24-25, 2012, Amman, Jordan.

“Conference Opening”, Anti Corruption in Public and Private Sectors, World Anti Corruption Forum, September 24-25, 2012, Amman, Jordan.

“25 Years of EBEN: The Future of the Field Ahead”, Plenary Session Panelist, Work, Virtues and Flourishing, 25th EBEN Annual Conference, IESE, September 19-22, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

“The Impact of Work in Our Lives”, Plenary Session Chair, Work, Virtues and Flourishing, 25th EBEN Annual Conference, IESE, September 19-22, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

“Conference Opening”, Work, Virtues and Flourishing, 25th EBEN Annual Conference, IESE, September 19-22, 2012, Barcelona, Spain.

(together with Joan Fontrodona): “The Common Good of the Firm in the Aristotelian-Thomistic Tradition”, Panel on the Common Good, Academy of Management Annual Meeting, “The Informal Economy”, August 3-7, 2012, Boston, USA.

(together with Joan Fontrodona): “Participating in the Common Good of the Firm”, 2012 Annual Meeting, Society for Business Ethics, August 2-5, 2012, Boston, USA.

(together with Ignacio Ferrero): “A Survey of Virtue in Business and Management (1980-2011)”, 2012 Annual Meeting, Society for Business Ethics, August 2-5, 2012, Boston, USA.

“Moral Capital and Leadership”, International Conference on Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility: Ideals vs. Realities, IGIAD Economic Enterprise and Business Ethics Association/ Durham Centre for Islamic Economics and Finance, Istanbul University, April 12-14, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey.

“The Effects of Regulation Changes on Integrity Management”, Ethics Summit 2012, TEID Ethics and Reputation Society, Rahmi M. Koç Museum, February 28, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey

“On the European Implementation of Corporate Social Responsibility”, The Value of Values in Business, Global Ethics Forum,  June 30-July 1, 2011, Geneva, Switzerland.

“Public-Private Sectors: Ending Conflicts of Interest”, Summer University for Democracy, Ethics and Politics, Council of Europe, June 27-29, 2011, Strasbourg, France.

“Participating in the Common Good of the Firm”, 2nd International Conference on Humanizing the Firm and the Management Profession, Towards a New Theory of the Firm, IESE Business School, University of Navarra, June 27-28, 2011, Barcelona, Spain.

“The Common Good of the Firm in the Aristotelian-Thomistic Tradition”, The Martin Institute Globalization Project, Stonehill College, April 12, 2011, North Easton, MA, USA.

How does religious belief and practice affect happiness? A European perspective”, Association for the Study of Religion, Economics and Culture (ASREC), 10th Annual Conference, April 7-10, 2011, Arlington, VA, USA.

“Aristotle on corporate governance. Praxis and the common good of the firm”, Filosofis Forum, 30 Ars Jubilaeum, 3 Internationale Talere, Copenhagen Business School, October 15, 2010, Copenhagen, Denmark.

“Charity and business excellence” (“Caridad y excelencia empresarial”), VII Curso de Actualización: Formar protagonistas para la justicia y el amor, Instituto Superior de Ciencias Religiosas, School of Theology, 26 August 2010, Pamplona, Spain.

Doctoral Workshop on Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility, University of Tampere/ University of Jyväskyla, June 16, 2010, Finland.

(together with Antonino Vaccaro): “Corporate Transparency: Perspectives from Catholic Social Teaching”, EBEN Research Conference 2010, From Theory to Practice: How Does Business Ethics Matter?, June 14, 2010, Tampere, Finland.

“Measuring Moral Capital”, EBEN Research Conference 2010, From Theory to Practice: How Does Business Ethics Matter?, June 14, 2010, Tampere, Finland.

“Charity and business excellence” (“Caridad y excelencia empresarial”), CAME Formación y perfeccionamiento directivo 9 June 2010, Lima, Perú.

(together with Antonino Vaccaro); “Corporate Transparency: Perspectives from Catholic Social Teaching”, The 16th Intenational Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society, Facing the Crisis: Towards a New Humanistic Synthesis, IESE Business School, May 13-15, 2010, Barcelona, Spain.

“Reciprocity and Gratuitousness in Business: Challenges and Further Developments”, invited panelist, Facing the Crisis: Towards a New Humanistic Synthesis, the 16th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society,May 13-15, 2010, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain.

(together with Joan Fontrodona): “Profits, Purpose and the Common Good of Business”, Facing the Crisis: Towards a New Humanistic Synthesis, the 16th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society,  May 13-15, 2010, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain.

(together with Antonino Vaccaro): “Corporate transparency: Perspectives from the Social Doctrine of the Catholic Church”, Facing the Crisis: Towards a New Humanistic Synthesis, the 16th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society, May 13-15, 2010, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain.

(together with Mario Silar): “Responsible leadership in crisis situations. Theoretical grounding on virtue ethics”, invited panelist in SAMRISK Seminar 5 “Societal risk: Responsible and competent leadership in crisis situations”, Risk and Insurance Center/ROFF, BI Norwegian School of Management, April 12-13, 2010, Oslo, Norway.

(together with Joan Fontrodona): “Practical wisdom, justice and business”, in EBEN UK Conference, April 7-9, 2010, Queen Mary College, University of London, United Kingdom.

“Business Ethics, Enterprise and the Social Conscience”, Invited Panelist, Renewing the Catholic Social Conscience, First National UK Social Week, 19-21 March, 2010, Las Casas Institute, Blackfriars Hall, Oxford, UK.

“Practical Wisdom and the Practice of Business: What Can We Learn From MacIntyre?”, Invited Panelist, The Business of Practical Wisdom: An Exploration of Virtue and Business Within the Catholic Social Tradition, 24-26 September, 2009, Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt, Germany.

“The Aristotelian Citizen and Corporate Citizenship”, Invited Plenary Session, in the 22nd Annual Conference of EBEN, September 10-12, 2009, Athens, Greece.

(together with Joan Fontrodona): “The Common Good of the Firm in the Aristotelian-Thomistic Tradition“, Panel on Virtues and the Common Good in Business Ethics, Society for Business Ethics Annual Meeting, 6-9 August 2009, Chicago, USA.

“Corporate governance in IDOM: An Example of a Corporate Polity”, in 4th Conference on International Corporate Responsibility, organized by the Carnegie Bosch Institute, Carnegie Mellon (Qatar Campus) and the Qatar Foundation, 16-18 November 2008, Doha, Qatar.

From CSR to Corporate Citizenship: Anglo-American and Continental Perspectives“, in 21st Annual Conference of EBEN, October 17-19, 2008, Antalya, Turkey.

“Corporate governance in IDOM: An Example of a Corporate Polity”, in IV ISBEE World Congress, 18 July 2008, Cape Town, South Africa.

“The Common Good of the Firm in the Aristotelian-Thomistic Tradition”, in Humanizing the Firm, IESE Business School, 30 June-2 July 2008, Barcelona, Spain.

“Corporate governance in IDOM: An Example of a Corporate Polity”, in 19th Annual International Association of Business in Society (IABS) Conference, 28 June 2008, Tampere, Finland.

“Capital Ética y Liderazgo” (“Moral Capital and Leadership”) and “Las mejores prácticas de la Ética Empresarial en la actualidad” (“Current Best Practices in Business Ethics”), in ACOEN (Asociación para la cooperación educativa nicaragüense), Crowne Plaza Convention Center, 27 September 2007, Managua, Nicaragua.

“Ética y Responsabilidad Social Corporativa: Implicancias y Retos” (“Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility: Implications and Challenges”), in Coloquio, CAME Formación y Perfeccionamiento Directivo, 12 September 2007, Lima, Peru.

“Cultura y Ética Empresarial en el Siglo XXI” (“Business Ethics and Corporate Culture in the XXIst Century”), in Semana Internacional, CAME Formación y Perfeccionamiento Directivo, 11-12 September 2007, Lima, Peru.

La Ética Empresarial: La Responsabilidad Social Corporativa en su Contexto” (“Business Ethics: Corporate Social Responsibility in Context”), in Seminario de Continuidad Internacional, CAME Formación y Perfeccionamiento Directivo, 10 September 2007, Lima, Peru.

Water and Wisdom in Thales of Miletus“, in Water Ethics, 3rd Marcelino Botín Foundation Water Workshop, Marcelino Botín Foundation Headquarters, June 12-14, 2007, Santander, Spain.

“Corporate Governance in IDOM. A corporate polity,” in Good Governance in Organizations, XVth National Congress on Ethics in the Economy and in Organizations, IESE, June 8-9, 2007, Barcelona, Spain.

“Commitment is good for health, work and family,” in the Round Table Conference on The Problems and Costs of Reconciling Work and Family Life, Spring Session, Institute of Family Studies, June 8, 2007, Pamplona, Spain.

“Moral Capital and Leadership”, Guest Lecture at the Balboa Program, UNESA, May 11, 2007, Madrid, Spain.

“Multiculturalism and Business Ethics” (“Ética multicultural y ética empresarial”), in El multiculturalismo español actual. Incidencia política, económica y ética, 28 Jornada del Instituto Empresa y Humanismo, 15 February 2007, BBVA, Madrid, Spain.

Tasubinsa. An Uncommon Business“, in Ethics in and of Global Organizations, 19th Annual Conference of EBEN, House of Industry, September 21, 2006, Vienna, Austria.

I. Vélaz, J. Fontrodona, A. J. G. Sison, “Incorporating CSR and Stakeholder Management into Corporate Strategy The CAN Experience 2002-2006“, Fifth Annual Colloquium of EABIS, Corporate Sustainability, Strategic Management and the Stakeholder View of the Firm, 11 & 12 September 2006, SDA Bocconi School of Management, Milan Italy.

“Moral Capital and Leadership”, Guest Lecture at the Faculty of Business Administration, University of Macao, September 15, 2006, Macao, SAR, China.

“Moral Capital and Leadership”, Guest Lecture at the Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University, September 7, 2006, Singapore.

Natural Law Ethical Theories and Business Ethics“, in Toward a Comprehensive Integration of Ethics into Management, 14th International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society, IESE Business School, May 18-19, 2006, Barcelona, Spain.

“El capital moral: carácter, cultura y liderazgo” (“Moral Capital: Character, Culture and Leadership”) in the Faculty Seminar of Duoc-UC, October 3-4. 2005, Santiago de Chile, Chile.

(together with Juan Fontrodona): “The Nature of the Firm, Agency Theory and Shareholder Theory: A Critique from Philosophical Anthropology” , in State, Business, Stakeholders. Ethical Perspectives on Balancing Business and Public Interests, EBEN Annual Conference/DNWE Jahrestagung 2005, September 22-24, 2005, Bonn, Germany.

“Moral Capital and Business Leadership”, Character and Values Formation Bhd, July 8, 2005, Le Meridien Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

“Moral Capital and Business Leadership”, East Asian Education Association/ Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce/ Hong Kong Securities Institute/ Hong Kong Institute of Directors/ Chartered Institute of Management Accountants/ Hong Kong Venture Capital Organization, July 5, 2005, Hong Kong, S.A.R. China.

“Globalización: Ética, Economía y Política” (“Globalization: Ethics, Economics and Politics”), in Ética y Derecho: Racionalidad, Convención y Obligación (Ethics and Law: Rationality, Convention and Obligation), Curso de Perfeccionamiento del Profesorado: Filosofía, University of Navarre, April 15, 2005, Pamplona, Spain.

“La dimensión humana en la investigación: moral y ciencia” (“The Human Dimension in Research: Ethics and Science”), in the Doctoral Program of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration of the University of Alcalá de Henares, April 8, 2005, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain.

“Moral Capital: Character, Culture and Leadership”, in Legal Ethics and Jurisprudence in Nation Building, the Second Annual Strathmore Ethics Conference, Strathmore University, October 29-30, 2004, Nairobi, Kenya.

“The Moral Capital of Leaders”, in the Ethics Seminar of the Finance Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX) in cooperation with the Management Academy of the Philippines (MAP) and the University of Asia & the Pacific (UA&P), July 22, 2004, Makati City, Metro-Manila, Philippines.

“Governance and Government from an Aristotelian Perspective”, in Freedoms and Responsibilities in Business. Ethics, Leadership and Corporate Governance in a Global Economy, the Third International Society of Business, Economics and Ethics (ISBEE) World Congress, July 14-17, 2004, at the University of Melbourne, Australia.

“La dimensión humana en la investigación: moral y ciencia” (“The Human Dimension in Research: Ethics and Science”), in the Doctoral Program of the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration of the University of Alcalá de Henares, May 14, 2004, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain.

“Carácter, cultura y liderazgo” (“Character, Culture and Leadership”), in the MBA Program of the University of Alcalá de Henares, May 17, 2004, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain.

“The Moral Capital of Leaders. The Role of Educators”, in the IX Encuentro Internacional sobre la Docencia de Ética Empresarial, Económica y Profesional (IX International Meeting on the Teaching of Business, Economic and Professional Ethics), organized by IESE Business School, May 7, 2004, Barcelona, Spain.

“La ética empresarial de última generación: de la responsabilidad social corporativa a la gestión de riesgos” (“Next Generation Business Ethics: From Corporate Social Responsibility to Integrated Risk Management”), in Gestión estratégica de la responsabilidad social corporativa, Directivos de Comunicación (Dircom), October 10, 2003, Barcelona, Spain.

“Las virtudes necesarias para educar la sensibilidad. Educación de la afectividad” (“The virtues necessary in educating feelings or emotions”), in Jornadas Humanísticas de Torreciudad, August 28, 2003, University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain.

“Aristotle on Corporate Governance”, in Institutions on Balance, the International Association for Business and Society (IABS) 2003 Conference, June 26-29, 2003, at the Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

“Character, Culture and Leadership in the Corporation”, Siemens Management Learning Workshop, May 28, 2002, Madrid, Spain.

Tiempo, capital y capital humano” (“Time, Capital and Human Capital”), Seminario Interdisciplinar de Investigación del Instituto Empresa y Humanismo, April 30, 2003, Pamplona, Spain.

“Character, Culture and Leadership in the Corporation”, Siemens Management Learning Workshop, January 14, 2002, Toledo, Spain.

“Business Ethics: State of the Art”, Keynote Speech on the occasion of the Opening of the Academic Year at the Residenza Falconara, October 1, 2001, Catania, Sicily, Italy.

“Salud, dinero y amor. Una defensa ’empírica’ del matrimonio” (“Health, Wealth and Love. An ‘Empirical’ Defense of Marriage”) in Máster universitario en matrimonio y familia (“Master Program in Marriage and the Family”), Instituto de Ciencias para la Familia, Universidad de Navarra, August 22, 2001, Pamplona, Spain.

“El ‘capital moral’ de la empresa” (“The ‘Moral Capital’ of a Firm”), in El empresario europeo ante el siglo XXI (The European Entrepreneur in the XXIst Century), XVI Cursos de Verano, Universidad Marqués de Santillana, July 16-20, 2001, Guadalajara, Spain.

“La Propiedad Intelectual en la Nueva Economía: Su Fundamentación Antropológica y Ética” (“Anthropological and Ethical Issues on Intellectual Property in the New Economy”) in the VII Encuentro Internacional sobre la Docencia de Ética Empresarial, Económica y Profesional (VII International Meeting on the Teaching of Business, Economic and Professional Ethics), organized by IESE Business School, July 4-5, 2001, Barcelona, Spain.

“Measuring Moral Capital”, in Standards and Audits for Ethics Management Systems, EBEN Research Conference, May 18-19, 2001, at the University of Applied Sciences, Konstanz, Germany.

“When MNCs Act As Governments… Globalization and Corporate Social Responsibility”, in Innovations in Global Governance for the New Millennium, the X Academic Council on the United Nations System/ American Society of International Law Summer Workshop, July 30-August 11, 2000, at the Center for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation, University of Warwick, Coventry, U.K.

“National Champions in a Unified Market: The BSCH-Champalimaud Case”, in The Ethical Challenges of Globalization, the II World Congress of Business, Ethics and Economics, organized by the International Society of Business, Ethics and Economics, July 19-23, 2000, Sao Paolo, Brazil.

“Moral Capital”, in the Research Conference on Social Capital and Corporate Citizenship of the Center for Corporate Citizenship, University of Eichstaett, January 12-14, 2000, Ludwigshafen, Germany.

“Cambio tecnológico y gestión del conocimiento” (“Technological Change and Knowledge Management”), in the Jornada Gestión del Conocimiento (Knowledge Management Workshop), organized by the Sema Group & the Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria in cooperation with the Instituto Empresa y Humanismo, December 16, 1999, Madrid, Spain.

“Shareholder Value and Moral Capital”, in the IX Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Ethics, Markets and Business, International Graduate School of Management (IESE), November 1999, Barcelona, Spain.

“La gestión del riesgo. La ética empresarial de última generación” (“Risk Management: The ‘Next-Generation’ Business Ethics”), in the III Encuentro de la Administración por la Etica, Foro EconomÍa-Etica-Empresa (III Conference of Management for Ethics, Economics-Ethics-Business Forum), co-organized by the Asociación Colombiana de Facultades de Administration, Capítulo Bogotá (Colombian Association of Colleges of Business Administration, Bogotá Chapter) and the Universidad de la Sabana, September 23, 1999, Bogotá, Colombia.

“Global Business Ethics”, in Globalization: Challenges and Discontents, the 21st Century Trust Foundation (London, U.K.) Conference, September 10-17, 1999, Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane, Morocco,

“On the Cultural Dimensions of Codes of Corporate Governance. A Focus on the Olivencia Report”, in New Instruments for Coping with Diversity in International Business, the XII European Business Ethics Annual Conference, September 1-3, 1999, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

“Cuestiones éticas en el gobierno de sociedades cotizadas. El informe Olivencia” (“Ethical Issues in Corporate Governance. The Olivencia Code”), in El riesgo en la empresa. La Ética empresarial (Risks in Business. Business Ethics) co-organized by the Federación Asturiana de Empresarios and the Foro Intersectorial para el Desarrollo de Asturias, May 18, 1999, Oviedo, Spain.

Finding Love on the Asyntote (A Response to Jennifer Roback Morse’s Religion and Economics: The Dismal Science Discovers Love)“, in Simposium Internacional Economía y Religión of the School of Economics and Business Administration (University of Navarre), May 6, 1999, Pamplona, Spain.

“La política y la economía: las ideologías y sus consecuencias en el mundo empresarial” (“Politics and Economics: Ideologies and their Consequences in Business”), in El empresario en la actual coyuntura económica y social (The Businessperson in the Current Economic and Social Context) organized by the Foro Empresarial para el Desarrollo de Burgos, November 12, 1998, Burgos, Spain.

“On Moral Education and its Illusion in Liberal Democratic Society” in the Research Seminar of the Philosophy of Education Research Center, Harvard University Graduate School of Education, April 23, 1998, Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.

“Understanding the Stock Market in Asia”, in the Panel Discussion on the Stock Market in Asia, Asian Studies Committee of the University of Texas Pan American and Southwestern Bell Lecture Series, April 16, 1998, Edinburg, Texas, U.S.A.

“What Liberalism? Which Standards? Whose Equity? (A Response to Charles Howell’s “Liberalism, Primary Goods, and National Educational Standards”)”, in the 1998 Annual Philosophy of Education Society Meeting, March 29, 1998, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Why Johnny Can’t Learn Morals (On Moral Education and its Illusion in Liberal Democratic Society)“, in Moral Education in a Diverse Society (A Conference Sponsored by the Kenan Ethics Program at Duke University, the Community Service Program at North Carolina Central University, and the Center for Ethics and Human Services at Shaw University), February 20-22, 1998, Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.

“Slave-traders, Headhunters, Pirates and Pimps (On the Ethics of Recruitment and Selection)”, in the Office World and Job Expo ’97 organized by the Association of Recruitment Practitioners of the Philippines, Inc., May 10, 1997, Mandaluyong City, Metro-Manila, Philippines.

“La Critica de los Asian Values a las Democracias Liberales Occidentales” (“The Asian Values Critique of Western Liberal Democracies”), in the Research Seminar of the Institute of Enterprise and Humanism of the University of Navarre, April 16, 1997, Pamplona, Spain.

“The State of Business Ethics in the Philippines”, in the First Conference on Business Ethics, organized by the Philippine Business Ethics Network, March 20, 1997, Pasig City, Metro-Manila, Philippines.

“Trust and Filipino Family Business”, in the First World Congress of Business, Economics and Ethics, organized by the International Society of Business, Economics and Ethics together with the Society of Business Ethics (North America) and the Japanese Business Ethics Network, July 27, 1996, Tokyo, Japan.

The Value of Trust“, Keynote Speech at the General Membership Meeting of the Institute of Internal Auditors (Philippines), February 21, 1996, Hotel Nikko Manila Garden, Makati City, Metro-Manila, Philippines.

“The Relevance of a Humanistic and Liberal Arts Education to Asia in the 21st Century”, in The First Asia-Pacific Conference on Education and Culture, University of Asia and the Pacific, November 28 to 30, 1995, Mandaluyong City, Metro-Manila, Philippines.

“Good and Evil in Greek Tragedy. Virtue and the Tragic Hero”, a Round Table Discussion sponsored by the University of the Philippines Philosophical Society and the University of the Philippines Kabataang Pilosopo Tasyo, August 7, 1995, U.P.I.S.M.E.D. Auditorium, University of the Philippines Campus, Quezon City, Philippines.

The Public and the Private in Contemporary Philippine Society. A Study on Political Dynasties“, in Politics, Ethics and the Professions, the Third International Jerusalem Conference on Ethics in the Public Service, June, 1995, Jerusalem, Israel.

“Occupation, employment, career and profession”, in the Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Ethics, Economics and Work, International Graduate School of Management (IESE), October 1993, Barcelona, Spain.

Dilemmas in Teaching Business Ethics“, in the VI Annual Conference de la European Business Ethics Network, September 15-17, 1993, Oslo, Norway.

“Corporations and the ‘Social Contract’: A Reply to T. Donaldson”, in the V Annual EBEN Meeting of Business Ethics Research Centres in Europe, May, 1993, Manchester, United Kingdom.

“Regarding On Ethics and Economics by A. Sen”, in the II Interdisciplinary Colloquium on Ethics, Markets and Business, International Graduate School of Management (IESE), October 1992, Barcelona, Spain.

The virtualities of the concept of work in St. Thomas Aquinas. A commentary on De opere manuali and Contra impugnantes Dei religionem et cultum“, in the IX International Congress of the Societé International pour la Etude de la Philosophie Mediévale, August, 1992, Ottawa, Canada.

El origen de la Ética y la tragedia griega” (“The Origin of Ethics and Greek Tragedy”) in the XXIX Philosophical Reunions of the University of Navarre: Filosofía y Literatura, March, 1992, Pamplona, Spain.

La verdad sobre el hombre y el hombre verdadero” (“The Truth about Man and the True Man”) in the Interdisciplinary Colloquium on the Encyclical Centessimus Annus, International Graduate School of Management (IESE), October 1991, Barcelona, Spain.

“Autoconocimiento y Amistad” (“Self-knowledge and Friendship”) in De ethica et huius temporis humana consortione, III Congressus Internationalis, Societas Internationalis Thomae de Aquino, Angelicum Pontifical University, September, 1991, Rome, Italy.

“Evolución e Involución en la Etica Socrática” (“Evolution and involution in Socratic Ethics”) in the XXV Philosophical Reunions of the University of Navarre: Las revoluciones y el espÍritu revolucionario, March, 1989, Pamplona, Spain.

“Tiempo y eternidad en la virtud” (“Time, Eternity and Virtue”) in the XXV Philosophical Reunions of the University of Navarre: El hombre: inmanencia y trascendencia, August-September, 1988, Pamplona, Spain.

PARTICIPATION IN SCIENTIFIC MEETING, SEMINARS CONDUCTED, CONSULTANCIES

Measuring and valuing corporate reputation: being good and looking good, EBEN Research Conference, University of Navarra, June 6-8, 2013.

XXV EBEN Annual Conference on “Work, Virtues and Flourishing”, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain, September 19-22, 2012.

EBEN Research Conference on “Accountability, Transparency, Sustainability”, Newcastle University Business School, Newcastle, U.K., June 7-8, 2012.

Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, USA, August 3-7, 2012.

Society for Business Ethics Annual Meeting, Boston, USA, August 2-5, 2012.

XXIV EBEN Annual Conference on “Dare to Care: Building a Caring Organization”, Antwerp, Belgium, September 15-17, 2011.

EBEN Research Conference on “Does Integrity Matter?”, Trinity College Business School, Dublin, Ireland, June 8-10, 2011.

XXIII EBEN Annual Conference on “Which Values for Which Organizations?”, Trent, Italy, September 10-12, 2010.

70th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Montreal, Canada, August 6-10, 2009.

Society for Business Ethics Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada, August 7-10, 2009.

XXII EBEN Annual Conference on “Pathos for Ethics”, Athens, Greece, September 10-12, 2009.

69th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Chicago, USA, August 7-11, 2009.

Society for Business Ethics Annual Meeting, Chicago, USA, August 6-9, 2009.

EBEN Research Conference on “Conflicts in the World of Business Ethics”, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel, June 15-17, 2009.

XXI EBEN Annual Conference on “Professional Ethics in Business and Social Life”, Antalya, Turkey, October 17-19, 2008.

XXXII Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Civic Education. Consequences for the Economic and Political Future of Spain”, Pamplona, Spain, December 4, 2008.

International Symposium on Religion and Politics, Institute for Enterprise and Humanism, Pamplona, Spain, November 20-22, 2008.

EBEN Research Conference on “Power Relations in and around Corporations”, Lille, France, June 19-21, 2008.

XV International Symposium on Ethics, Business and Society, IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain, May 16-17, 2008.

XLV Philosophical Reunions, Practical Rationality. Intentionality, Normativity, Reflexivity, Pamplona, Spain, April 23-25, 2008.

Culture and Rationality. International Congress, Pamplona, Spain, November 19-21, 2007.

EBEN Research Conference on “Finance and Society in Ethical Perspective”, Bergamo, Italy, June 21-23, 2007.

XXIV Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Division and Integration of Work in Contemporary Society”, Madrid, Spain, February 10, 2005.

XXIII Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Culture and the Business of Culture”, Madrid, Spain, June 2, 2004.

XXII Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Memory and Business History”, Pamplona, Spain, February 22, 2004.

XXI Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Corporate Governance and Corporate Culture”, Madrid, Spain, May 22, 2003.

XX Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Firm Ownership and Management”, Pamplona, Spain, February 13, 2003.

Demography and Prosperity. New Priority for the Family in Economy and Society, Berlin, Germany, June 12-13, 2002.

XIX Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Spanish Business and Current Demographic Issues. Birthrates, Aging and Migrations”, Madrid, Spain, May 16, 2002.

XVIII Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Time of Formation, Time for Formation”, Pamplona, Spain, February 21, 2002.

XVII Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “The Valuation of Work. Productivity and Remuneration in the Knowledge Firm”, Madrid, Spain, May 17, 2001.

XV Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Political Sovereignty and Economic Integration in Europe. The Sociopolitical Implications of Monetary Union and Tax Harmonization”, Madrid, Spain, May 18, 2000.

XIV Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Economics and Politics in a Liberal Society. A Discussion between J. Buchanan and A. Sen”, Pamplona, Spain, February 17, 2000.

V International Conference on the Teaching of Business, Economic and Professional Ethics, IESE-University of Navarre, Barcelona, Spain, November 4-5, 1999.

Conference on “Globalization: Challenges and Discontents”, 21st Century Trust Foundation (London, United Kingdom), Al Akhawayn University, Ifrane, Morocco, September 10-17, 1999.

Master Class on Social and Ethical Accounting, Auditing and Reporting, European Institute for Business Ethics, Universiteit Nyenrode, Breukelen, The Netherlands, August 31-September 1, 1999.

XIII Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “The Humanist Contribution to the Firm”, Pamplona, Spain, February 25, 1999.

IV International Conference on the Teaching of Business, Economic and Professional Ethics, IESE-University of Navarre, Barcelona, Spain, November 27-28, 1998.

II International Harvard Conference on Internet & Society, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, May 26-29, 1998.

Harvard Journal of Law & Technology Symposium on “Genetic Testing: Privacy, Property, Family”, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, May 2, 1998.

Research Seminar of the Philosophy of Education Research Center, Harvard University Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, April 23, 1998.

“Panel Discussion on the Stock Market in Asia”, Asian Studies Committee of the University of Texas Pan American and Southwestern Bell Lecture Series, Edinburg, Texas, USA, April 16, 1998

1998 Annual Philosophy of Education Society Meeting, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, March 29, 1998.

Moral Education in a Diverse Society (A Conference Sponsored by the Kenan Ethics Program at Duke University, the Community Service Program at North Carolina Central University, and the Center for Ethics and Human Services at Shaw University), Durham, North Carolina, USA, February 20-22, 1998.

Philosophy of Education Research Center Fall and Spring Colloquia, Harvard University Graduate School of Education, Cambridge, MA, USA, 1997-1998.

VI International Conversations on History on “On the Crossroads of Historical Science Today: The Rise of Cultural History” (En la Encrucijada de la Ciencia Histórica Hoy: El Auge de la Historia Cultural), History Department, Faculty of Philosophy and Letters, University of Navarre, Pamplona, Spain, April, 1997.

Consultancy for the Commercial Department of Western Mining Corporation-Tampakan Copper Project, General Santos City, 1996.

Seminar on “The Businessman’s Understanding of Europe” for the executives of the First Philippine Holdings Group, Pasig City, 1995.

Seminar on “Ethics and Enterprise” for the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX), Makati City, 1995-1996.

Elaboration of a “Code of Conduct” for the employees of the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP), Makati City, 1995-1996.

First Spanish Conference on Ethics, Economy and Management (EBEN-España) on “Etica y Gestión en un Tiempo de Crisis” (Ethics and Management in a Time of Crisis), Universidad Pontificia Comillas –ICADE, Madrid, Spain, May, 1993.

VI International Reunion of Enterprise and Humanism on “Cooperation and Competition: Business Solutions”, Madrid, Spain, May, 1993.

IX Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “Ethics and Consumption”, Pamplona,  Spain, December, 1992.

V International Reunions of Enterprise and Humanism on “Business Strategy and Chaos”, Pamplona, Spain, November, 1991.

IV International Reunions of Enterprise and Humanism on “The firm as agent of a new social order”, Madrid, Spain, November, 1990.

Joint Session of the Aristotelian Society and Mind Association, University of Swansea, Wales, UK, July of 1989.

V Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “The firm as protagonist of social development”, Pamplona, Spain, March, 1989.

II International Reunions of Enterprise and Humanism on “Business and work in the Society of Knowledge”, Pamplona, Spain, November, 1988.

V Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “The aesthetics of the firm”, Pamplona, Spain, June, 1988.

III Encounters of Enterprise and Humanism on “New conceptions and meanings of work in business”, Pamplona, Spain, March.