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RMU Hosts Conference for Nigerian Business Leaders 

Pittsburgh, Pa. – Robert Morris University will host “Leadership Training on Ethics and Corporate Governance in a Changing World” for a group of Nigerian business leaders July 6-10 at RMU’s Moon Township campus.

The event is coordinated jointly with TVL Consulting, a Nigerian management firm, and will feature panel discussions and presentations led by faculty in the RMU School of Business. Highlights include:
• A case study about Google’s controversial decision to develop a search engine in China in compliance with the Chinese government’s policy of Internet censorship. Adora Holstein, associate professor of economics, will give this presentation at 1 p.m. Tuesday, July 7.
• A case study about Child and Family Wellness Shops, a pharmacy franchise in Kenya founded by a Minnesota lawyer who wanted to solve the healthcare crisis in Africa. John Lipinski, assistant professor of nonprofit management, will give this presentation at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 7. 
• Panel discussions on the global economic situation, including representatives from several Pittsburgh-based corporations, at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 8, and 1 p.m. Friday, July 10.
• A case study about the Chrysler and GM restructuring, presented by Jeff Guiller, associate professor of management, at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 9.

For more information, including a complete schedule, contact Jonathan Potts at potts@rmu.edu or 412-397-5291.