Forté webinars for women looking to pursue an MBA

During the month of August, IE Business School, as one of the sponsor schools of Forté Foundation, participated in two webinars aimed at women (mainly in the US) looking to pursue an MBA program abroad. One of the webinars, called “The Global MBA experience”, was on how women can leverage a global MBA program to…

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IE Business School/Siemens

    IE Business School и Siemens предсталяют  грант на обучение для женщин с образованием в области технологий и желанием открыть собственный бизнес. Мадрид, Март 2012. Хуан Хосе Гюемес, президент Центра предпринимательства в IE Business School и Роза Гарсиа, президент Siemens в Испании представили проект Women’s Entrepreneurship in Europe ’12. Women’s Entrepreneurship in Europe ’12 –  это…

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WOMEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN EUROPE

Whoever is adventurous, young, and female with an entrepreneurial spirit for technical innovation, should participate at the business idea competition called WOMEN ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN EUROPE, which is an alliance between Siemens and IE Business School. Why did Siemens collaborate with IE to launch this business case competition where they look for young women, who are able to generate…

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IE in Vienna!

Last week, on March 19th, IE visited a cultural, economic, and political centre of Austria, Vienna. Julie Mathieu represented our school at the fourth annual LL.M Night fair hosted by the University of Vienna – Faculty of Law. She was excited and pleasantly surprised by the ‘very involved and interested candidates’. Despite of the very…

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IE Update from Portugal

IE has been busy in Portugal and this three part update begins with a conference at the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Lisbon with Professor Rafael Pampillón.

On the 30th Jan. Rafael Pampillon presented “Outlook for global economy in 2012, with a special focus on the European Economy” at the Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Lisbon. Professor Pampillon presented that the current adverse economic situation and the significant geostrategic changes ocurring in emerging markets are changing the patterns of the economic and financial context and penalizing Iberian economies. These emerging markets are destinated to play an important role in the European economy. Through the tourism sector, imports and by buying sovereign debt, countries like China, Vietnam, India or Brazil have the opportunity to help restore confidence in the European markets but also to be proclaimed as the great victors of this crisis.

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New York Times features IE student who helped Microsoft make a social impact in Saudi Arabia

  The New York Times featured IE student Jeremy Bedzow as an example of an MBA who went off the beaten path and decide to pursue an experience working in a social enterprise. Jeremy joined a team of IE students in Madrid that helped Microsoft develop a model program to provide training to prepare young…

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Erik Schlie, IE Business School’s Associate Dean, Releases New Book – Simply Seven

Erik Schlie, IE Business School’s Associate Dean and Professor of Marketing and General Management, has teamed up with Jörg Rheinboldt and Niko Waesche to write Simply Seven, a practical guide to Internet business for students, entrepreneurs and executives.  The name of the book is derived from the idea that there are seven business building blocks…

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