Preliminary Overview Of The Program

Keynote speaker
Lips-Wiersma, MarjoleinProf. Dr. Marjolein Lips-Wiersma
Marjolein Lips-Wiersma is Professor/Hoogleraar at AUT University in Auckland, New Zealand. Her research focuses on the intersection of meaningful work and sustainability. Her work is applied in profit and not-for-profit organisations around the world. She is co-author of numerous academic articles that appeared in journals such as Leadership Quarterly, Journal of Business Ethics and Journal of Organizational Behavior and was a founding member of the Academy of Management Workplace Spirituality Division.

Day 1
Day 2
Meaningful Work:
New Insights and Future Directions
Meaningful Work in Organizations:
Academia Meets Practice
(expert panel discussion, individual presentations, group discussion)
(individual presentations, group discussions, workshops)

Who Should Attend?
Everybody who is interested in and would like to engage in productive discussions on the topics, such as:

  • Academics in the fields of Meaningful work, CSR, healthy work places
  • Professionals (HR directors, HR managers, HR business partners, HR consultants), governmental institutions, employer organizations and trade unions

Organizing Committee

Dr. Evgenia LysovaJitske Both-Nwabuwe, MSc.Dr. Ruth Yeoman
Assistant Professor of Careers and Organizational Behavior
Department of Management & Organisation

Director of the VU Center for Meaningful Work
PhD Candidate Department of Organisation SciencesResearch Fellow Said Business School
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