1st International Conference on Responsible Leadership in Africa.

The University of Pretoria in partnership with the German Technical Cooperation (GTZ), invites you to
attend the 1st International Conference in Responsible leadership. The question begging to be answered is
whether the next generation (responsible) leaders have the ability to shape new principles for the role of
business in society, place a high emphasis on ethical fitness, believe in corporate “statesmanship” and
stewardship and whether they are able to critically reflect on the purpose of business.
The conference will include full length papers, workshops, case studies and a PhD colloquium.

Sub-themes include:

Leadership and ethics
Leadership and the environment
Leadership and governance 
Leadership and society

Confirmed Keynote speakers:

Prof Mervyn King
Chairman of the King Committee on Corporate Governance and Chairman of the Global Reporting Initiative

Prof Pierre Tapie
President Essec Business School (France) and Chairman of the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative

Prof Nicola Pless
Associate Professor Esade (Spain)

Date: Tuesday 18 to Thursday 20 May 2010
Theme: Developing the next generation responsible leaders

For more information, contact:
Jo-Anne Adams-Underhill
Conference Organizer:  Centre for Responsible Leadership
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Tel: +27 12 420 4271
Cell: +27 84 929 0170 Fax: +27 86 546 9360
To register, please visit our website: web.up.ac.za/crl