IE holds meeting with Russian educators as part of cultural exchange year in 2011

Spain and Russia have lauched an initiative in 2011 to work together throughout the year to create an extensive programme of educational, cultural, scientific and economic projects. The aim is to boost Spain-Russia relations and create new opportunities between the two countries. This week IE hosted deans, rectors and vice rectors of key Russian education…

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IE workshop in Germany helped students develop personal skills, ideas to serve the “Base of the Pyramid”

This month IE took part in Aiesec’s National Conference in Germany, which aimed to bridge the gap between Youth and Business by discussing and collaborating around important global trends that move society and economy: Climate change, Responsible Corporate behaviors, Labor mobility and Diversity. Approximately 350 students from all over Germany, who already gained leadership experience…

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IE Economics Professor Gayle Allard talks with France alumni about the fallout of the financial crisis

IE Professor Gayle Allard visited France this month to share her vision with local alumni on the world situation after the 2008 economic and financial crisis. She also talked about how countries, corporations and individuals could deal with this “new normal”. This successful event on April 5th was held in the famous Louvre Musuem district…

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Master Class in Milan offered networking tips

On April 11th professor Steven D’Souza lead a Master Class in Milan titled “Achieving success through networking and social capital.” Steven is an executive fellow and member of IE Business School’s Corporate Learning Group. He was formerly vice president in global wealth management (private banking) at Merrill Lynch responsible for managing diversity and inclusion across…

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Semana Santa in Spain: A Truly Unique Experience

La Semana Santa or Holy Week is one of Spain’s most celebrated religious festivities. It is a one-of-a-kind display of tradition, music, culture, theatre and religion. Southern Spain is definetely the best place to immerse in these milenar traditions, in cities like Sevilla and Granada. However, small villages and towns, also known in Spanish as Pueblos, organize amazing celebrations. In…

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IE’s Commercial and Institutional trip to the Baltics

IE recently visited Latvia and Lithuania in order to contact local companies and educational institutions, meet IE’s Baltic Alumni community, as well as attend recruiting events. In Riga, International Development Director for Europe & CIS, Deise Leobet, held meetings with Accenture, CEMEX, Deloitte, Air Baltic, Stockolm Schools of Economics, International School of Latvia among others. IE also attended the…

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