Towards more responsible purchasing practices within global supply chains


ISPIMISPIM XXIVth conference - "Innovating in Global Markets: Challenges for Sustainable Growth" - 15-20 June 2013, Helsinki, Finland

+ a presentation paper by MAC-Team at the conference in the section on "Innovating Business models "Sustainability & Systems".

ISPIM is the International Society for Professional Innovation Management.

The 2013 ISPIM Conference - The Future of Innovation was organised by ISPIM, hosted by Aalto University School of Business in partnership with Lappeenranta University of Technology, this conference brought together more than 500 innovation experts from 50 countries: academics, business leaders, consultants and other professionals involved in innovation management. The conference format included facilitated themed sessions for academic and practitioner presentations together with interactive workshops and discussion panels.

The conference sub-themes by the submissions from academics, consultants and managers on innovation-related topics focused on the following topics:

  • Innovating in Global Markets (Conference Focus Theme)
  • Innovation for Sustainable Growth (Conference Focus Theme)
  • Business Models, Entrepreneurship & Financing Innovation
  • Collaboration for Innovation (incl. Open Innovation)
  • Creativity & Idea Generation
  • Green, Public & Social Innovation
  • Innovation Training, Teaching & Coaching
  • Living LabsMethods, Tools & Measurement for Innovation
  • Networks & Clusters of Innovation
  • Strategic Foresight, Strategic Agility & Future Orientation
  • Transferring Knowledge for Innovation

The RESPECT project presented the RESPECT results under the "innovating in global markets" topic based on the experience and outcomes of the project. This presentation is a joint paper by MAC-Team, the FLA and FBS and was given by Yves Boisselier from MAC-Team aisbl (see attached documents here below).
MAC-Team also chaired a workshop dedicated to "Sustainability and systems" (in the same field as the Respect paper was presented).

Download this file (14275.pdf)14275.pdf[RESPECT paper presented at the ISPIM 2013 conference]293 kB
Download this file (Respect-ISPIM-MAC-Team-201306-v03-opt.pdf)Respect-ISPIM-MAC-Team-201306-v03-opt.pdf[Printout of the RESPECT slides in addition to the paper presented - EN]1554 kB
Download this file (XXIV_ISPIM_Book-opt.pdf)XXIV_ISPIM_Book-opt.pdf[Programme and Book of the ISPIM conference 2013 - EN]5928 kB
Download this file (XXIV_ISPIM_Call_for_Papers.pdf)XXIV_ISPIM_Call_for_Papers.pdf[ISPIM 2013 Call for papers - EN]718 kB