Launched: the Area 31 Alumni Incubator

Finally IE graduates have a space for their entrepreneurial ventures: the Area 31 Alumni Incubator! 23 projects made the cut for the first edition – good luck! Check out the projects below: Focus on Women Castlebaby Remini Inkubica Labs Beroque Pathfinder The Talent Bond Shared Secrets SL Swarmsurge IEX5 Letsdecco! uTree MAGARI Top Around SRL…


IE University BBA ranked no. 8 worldwide

IE University holds the No. 6 position in Europe and No. 29 worldwide in the ranking of universities drawn up by Youth Incorporated and the education supplement of Times of India, “Education Times”, which has one of largest circulations on the planet. IE University has climbed 8 positions since the previous ranking, to become a…


Venice is New York!

IE School of Architecture and Design’s Dean, Javier Quintana, gives us a quick tour of Venice as he draws a comparison between the Metropolitan Tower in New York and the Campanile in Piazza San Marco in Venice. This video was first published on The Other Side, the IE blog about the other side of the…


IE becomes first European Business School to run free online courses through Coursera

IE Business School has signed an agreement with Coursera, the leading international platform for free online courses known as MOOCs (Massive Online Open Courses). Thus IE Business School has joined 61 other prestigious international institutions involved in the Coursera initiative, including Brown University, Columbia University, Duke University, Princeton University, Stanford University, University of Pennsylvania, Berklee…


How to lead in virtual collaborations?

Leading global organizations have to compete 24 hours a day, in both established and emerging markets, and in highly dynamic sectors.  Effective virtual collaboration is the key to ensuring these organizations can more effectively use their human talent to manage across borders, and attain both stakeholder expectations and growth objectives.  During this Master Class participants…


Transpiral and TEDx: Yasmine Khater

Since Yasmine, Master in Mangement graduate 2012, was six years old, she wanted to change the world. There were problems that she wanted to help solve. She got involved in community initiatives and by time she was in high school, she already raised 15,000 dollars for Children with Cancer. At 18, she was the youngest…


Besides academics: FUN!

Work hard, play hard and have fun – this is probably a statement every MBA student can sign. After long sessions of case discussions, presentations, negotiations, there is always time to enjoy. Watch the video from one of the sections of the MBA which graduated literally one year ago in December 2011.