CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance

Sustainability in a Digital World

New Opportunities Through New Technologies

Editors: Osburg, Thomas, Lohrmann, Christiane (Eds.)

  • Examines sustainability in a business context where technology plays an increasingly important role
  • Discusses the practical impact of recent developments in sustainability and technology in businesses
  • Includes relevant case studies from businesses at the forefront
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This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the different emerging concepts in the innovative area of sustainability and digital technology. More than 20 leading thinkers from the fields of digitalization, strategic management, sustainability and organizational development share clearly structured insights on the latest developments, advances and remaining challenges concerning the role of sustainability in an increasingly digital world. The authors not only introduce a profound and unique analysis on the state-of-the art of sustainability and digital transformation, but also provide business leaders with practical advice on how to apply the latest management thinking to their daily business decisions. Further, a number of significant case studies exemplify the issues discussed and serve as valuable blueprints for decision makers.

About the authors

Dr. Thomas Osburg is Assoc. Professor for Sustainable Marketing & Leadership and Director of the CircularKnowledge Institute, an International Research Think Tank and Strategic Advisory. For more than 25 years, Thomas worked for global IT companies in leading international management positions, with a focus on strategic planning and leadership, sustainable marketing, social innovation and corporate social responsibility (CSR) across Europe. Thomas is on the Board of Directors for Academy of Business in Society (ABIS) and was appointed into scientific MBA committees across Europe. He is teaching MBA classes on "Technology and Innovation Management", "Strategic Marketing", "Social Innovation", "Entrepreneurship" and "CSR" at leading universities in Europe. He has published several books on Social Innovation and CSR Marketing and has written over 30 scientific contributions for leading European journals.

Christiane Lohrmann, MBA, is Senior Marketing Manager GSA at FranklinCovey Leadership Institute, a global consulting and training company in the areas of leadership and company culture. Christiane has more than 20 years of experience in media, marketing and PR with FOCUS newsmagazine and Hubert Burda Media in Germany, working in leading management positions with a focus on strategic marketing and PR, CSR, sustainability and education as well as organization development. She is teaching BA and MA classes in PR, sustainability communications and business ethics at German universities and academies 

Table of contents (21 chapters)

  • Sustainability in a Digital World Needs Trust

    Osburg, Thomas

    Pages 3-19

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  • The Risk Averse Society: A Risk for Innovation?

    Schepers, Stefan

    Pages 21-36

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  • Where Digitalization Meets Sustainability: Opportunities and Challenges

    Aksin-Sivrikaya, Sezen (et al.)

    Pages 37-49

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  • Leadership in a Digital World: New Ways of Leadership for Sustainable Development

    Lohrmann, Christiane

    Pages 51-58

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  • Sovereign Decisions as a Means for Strengthening Our Resilience in a Digitalized World

    Feldner, Denise

    Pages 59-75

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eBook 59,49 €
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  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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Hardcover 72,79 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-54602-5
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Sustainability in a Digital World
Book Subtitle
New Opportunities Through New Technologies
Editors
  • Thomas Osburg
  • Christiane Lohrmann
Series Title
CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance
Copyright
2017
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-54603-2
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-54603-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-54602-5
Series ISSN
2196-7075
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 268
Number of Illustrations and Tables
13 b/w illustrations, 31 illustrations in colour
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