Ethics Week (or Ethics Awareness Week) is an opportunity for all University System of Georgia institutions to highlight ethics on each respective campus. The schedule below includes both Georgia Tech and University System of Georgia programming. Scroll down for a schedule of events for Ethics Week 2023.

Ethics Delivered!

Friday, November 3
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
In-person, O'Keefe Gated Parking Lot

Giveaways and conversation delivered to Infrastructure and Sustainability employees in partnership with the Office of Ethics and Compliance, and the Office of Infrastructure and Sustainability.

Visit an Ethics Week Table at GTRI

Monday, November 6 & Thursday, November 9: GTRI Cobb County
Monday, November 6 & Thursday, November 9: GTRI Headquarters
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

During Ethics Week, the GTRI Office of Ethics and Compliance will answer questions, provide resources, and hand out Ethics Week giveaways. Stop by to learn more and register for events!

Ethics Week Student Tabling

Tuesday, November 7
11 a.m. – 1 p.m.
In-person, Ferst Center Walkway

Students are invited to stop by the Ethics Week table for fun, information, and giveaways! Test your knowledge and win prizes ranging from candy and pens to phone holders and long-sleeve t-shirts. The table is co-sponsored by Equity and Compliance Programs, the Honor Advisory Council, the Office of Student Integrity, and the Office of Ethics and Compliance.

USG: The Color of Money - Uses and Limitations

Tuesday, November 7
12 noon - 1 p.m.

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This session will focus on the uses and limitations of funding presented by Amanda Bibby, USG Associate Vice Chancellor of Accounting and Reporting and Lisa Little, USG Executive Director of Strategic Sourcing.

Ethical Leadership Today: A Conversation with President Cabrera and Bill George | Ethics Week Keynote

Wednesday, November 8
4:30 p.m.  – 5:30 p.m.
In-person, Scholars Event Network in the Price Gilbert Library

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Join President Cabrera and Bill George for a fireside chat on the topic of Ethical Leadership, their personal experiences and reflections on lessons learned, and thoughts of the future.

Bill George is an executive fellow at Harvard Business School, where he was a Professor of Management Practice and Senior Fellow teaching leadership from 2004-2022. He is the former chairman and chief executive officer of Medtronic. He joined Medtronic in 1989 as president and chief operating officer, was chief executive officer from 1991-2001, and board chair from 1996-2002.  Earlier in his career, he was a senior executive with Honeywell and Litton Industries and served in the U.S. Department of Defense.

Bill is the author of: True North: Emerging Leader Edition and True North Fieldbook: Emerging Leader Edition; Discover Your True North and The Discover Your True North Fieldbook; Authentic Leadership; True North and Finding Your True North, 7 Lessons for Leading in Crisis and True North Groups.

Attendees will receive Ethics Week giveaways.

USG Chancellor's Event: Ethical Considerations for a Data Driven Landscape

Wednesday, November 8
10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
In-Person (USG Atlanta Office) and Virtually via Teams



Ethics Debates with Ethics Bowl!

Thursday, November 9
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
In-Person - Rich Building Room 242

Should companies be allowed to pressure prospective employees to accept non-compete clauses in employment contracts? Do states have a responsibility to provide free legal assistance to renters at risk of (wrongful) eviction? Is it morally permissible for health insurance companies to use automated tools for determining whether certain procedures are medically necessary?  

Join the Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl Team for a discussion of these and other questions at an Ethics Week Event that will showcase how Georgia Tech undergraduates are engaging with contemporary ethical issues. This event is sponsored by the School of Public Policy and the Ethics, Technology, and Human Interaction Center (ETHICx).

USG Ethics & Compliance Best Practices in Higher Education
Promoting an Ethical Culture in Challenging Times

Thursday, November 9
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Virtual - Continuing Education Credits Available

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