Four bachelor students of IE University were the only undergraduate students competing against experts with MBAs, PhDs and Master’s degrees. An IE University Team comprising students Stefan Wolf Staertzel, Victor Berthon, Pablo Otero and Carlos Beltrán, won a spot among the top 4 in the regional finals of the prestigious Hult Prize, the planet’s largest…Details
Did Facebook jump the gun by buying Whatsapp? After the biggest purchase to date in the technological market, two IE professors take a look at what led to this decision. In this first video, Professor and Technology Expert Enrique Dans explains the intricacies of Whatsapp and why this purchase was so costly.
Find out more about the IE Labs, Start-Up Lab and Social Impact Lab, IE University’s alternative to traditional internships. Aimed specifically for first and second year students seeking high level internship placements, the IE Labs provide hands-on, internship-like experience on campus, working on projects for leading companies and institutions in a variety of sectors.
Japanese architect Shigeru Ban was awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize yesterday for his sustainable architecture model and his humanitarian work. The Hyatt Foundation announced this week in Chicago that the 2014 edition of the Pritzker Price would go to Japanese architect Shigeru Ban. The jury for the prize, which is often referred to as the…Details
We recently caught up with International MBA alumni Hide Maekita to learn more about his MBA experience at IE Business School… What’s your story? Who is Hide?I was born in Japan, but spent my early years between my home country, the US and Canada. Before getting my MBA at IE Business School, I spent four…Details
Another exciting week with tons of action and fun is scheduled this summer in Segovia (Spain). The IE University Summer School opens its doors to wish-to-be-social entrepreneurial High School students under the theme: Striving for change through social entrepreneurship. The program provides students with new ideas and skills in order to help them think about…Details