First time in CIS

In October, I travelled to Baku to attend an Education Fair. It was my first time in Azerbaijan and my first time in a CIS country so I must admit I was quite excited! My first impression when coming out of the airport was that I was truly impressed by some of the buildings (old…

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Swiss IE Alumni celebrate Christmas

      IE alumni across Europe are already gathering to celebrate the holiday season. Last December 9th, the IE Geneva Alumni Association hosted a Christmas Dinner at the Swisshotel Metropol, which was opened to members of all top Business Schools alumni associations. Around 40 MBA alumni and their spouses enjoyed the lovely evening , which…

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Some of IE Portugal’s activities in the past month … or so

   Conference: Macro Economic Outlook for Portugal and Challenges for University Students, October 2010 “Economic crisis generates opportunity, and young graduates should take advantage of such opportunities, by becoming entrepreneurs for example” this was the message Eduardo Catroga, the Chairman of Sapec group and former Portuguese finance minister, given to young graduates present at the Conference*.…

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Alumni joint activity IE – LBS

On the 9th November, IE and London Business School alumni joined efforts in Milan. It was a fantastic opportunity for networking, and not only inside our community. This is just the beginning of an informal agreement between IE and LBS, which we hope will lead to not only business opportunities but also in friendship. Stay…

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IE’s 5th Annual Responsibility Forum

  JUST 4 DAYS UNTIL THE FIFTH ANNUAL SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY FORUM! The fifth annual Social Responsibility Forum, which will occur on November 12 and 13, is right around the corner. The theme for this year’s Forum is “Leading to the Next Big Thing” where our invited keynote speakers and panelists will explore the new directions…

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Halloween in Romania

IE was once again in Bucharest, the ´little Paris´of the East, to attend the QS WMBA fair which took place in the Intercontinental Hotel In Plata Universitatii, in the heart of the city. Throughout this very busy event, I had the backup of Romanian alumni and entrepreneur Roxana Marcu, who explained her personal IE experience…

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