(Madison, WI) – IGE President and CEO Anthony J. Gray will serve
as a panelist as part of the
Association for Practical and Professional Ethics (APPE) Twenty-fourth
Annual International Conference. The conference will convene at the Hilton Orange County, Costa Mesa Hotel
in Costa Mesa, California on February 19 - 22, 2015.
The panel, which is scheduled for the afternoon of February 19, will be
facilitated by APPE Executive Director Stuart Yoak. Panelists will share
their perspectives and experiences while answering the questions: How
do we as Applied Ethics Center Directors raise money? What are good sources
for funding this work? Fellow panelists include Kirk Hanson, Executive
Director of the
Markkula Center for Applied Ethics housed at Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA) and Professor Paul
Fiorelli, Co-Director of the
Cintas Institute for Business Ethics at Xavier University (Cincinnati, OH).
“I am honored to have been asked to serve on this panel. The timing
couldn’t be better as one of our major organizational fundraising
efforts is drawing to a close at the end of this month,” said Gray.
“As only one of a few independent ethics organizations in the industry,
I am excited to share IGE’s unique perspectives with my colleagues.”
The panel is expected to draw up to 60 Applied Ethics Center Directors
while the full conference is expected to draw hundreds of institutions
and over a thousand individuals across all 50 States and18 foreign countries.
APPE is a comprehensive, international organization advancing scholarship,
education, and practice in practical and professional ethics. Through
individual and institutional members APPE supports and trains the next
generation of faculty and professionals, works to improve ethical conduct
in the workplace, and to advance public dialogue in ethics and values.
About IGE: Founded in 1990 with offices in New York City, Camden, Maine and headquartered
in Madison, Wisconsin the Institute for Global Ethics in is an independent,
nonsectarian, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that is dedicated
to promoting ethical action in a global context (