Keynote Speaker

EckhardtHeadShot2Giana M Eckhardt, Professor of Marketing and Director of the Center for Research in Sustainability at Royal Holloway University of London.

Professional Biography: Giana is a leading expert in the field of consumer ethics, branding and the sharing economy, having published over thirty articles in journals such as Harvard Business Review, Journal of Marketing, Journal of Marketing Research, and Journal of Consumer Research. She is co-author of The Myth of the Ethical Consumer (Cambridge University Press). She is past co-chair of the Consumer Culture Theory conference and is on the editorial review boards of Journal of Marketing and Journal of Consumer Research. Her research has won awards from the Sheth Foundation and the Marketing Science Institute, and been featured in outlets such as The Wall Street Journal, The Economist, The Atlantic, Fortune, Vogue, Scientific American, The BBC, and on National Public Radio

Details of Professor Eckhardt's keynote speech will follow in due course. 

Symposium Agenda

View the agenda for the first annual Responsible Business Academic Symposium.