Women in Construction

((Article only available in Spanish))  Originalmente publicado en Vogue: Construir en Femenino. Martha Thorne, directora del Premio Pritzker, y Odile Decq, fundadora del estudio que lleva su nombre, se reúnen para debatir sobre los límites del género en la arquitectura. Más de la mitad de estudiantes de arquitectura de Europa son mujeres, pero al mercado…

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2018 Best MBAs: Sonia Sahni, IE Business School

Originally published by poetsandquants.com Interview by Erik Schlie, Associate Dean of the MBA Program, IE Business School. “An eternal optimist who believes that every problem comes with many solutions.” Age: 37 Hometown: Mumbai, India Fun fact about yourself: I am bitten by wanderlust and have travelled to more than 40 countries. Undergraduate School and Degree: Bachelor’s in Engineering, University of Pune, India…

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The Power of Design, by Anne Stenros

Anne Stenros, Architect and Chief Design Officer of the City of Helsinki, will visit IE School of Architecture and Design to talk about The Power of Design: Towards People-Centered Urbanism, a presentation based on her favorite quote by architect Louis Kahn: “A city is a place where a small boy, as he walks through it,…

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Martha Thorne: “Women need to break the glass ceiling in architecture”

      American architectural academic Martha Thorne talks to Shivangi Mishra about how architectural education must be multi-disciplinary to bring job diversity for professionals. Originally published by Education Times: http://www.educationtimes.com/article/69/201805072018050515410078dd32bb33/Women-need-to-break-the-glass-ceiling-in-architecture-says-Martha-Thorne.html and by designMENA: http://www.designmena.com/thoughts/ignorance-is-not-an-excuse-for-gender-inequality-in-architecture-says-martha-thorne Women are still in minority and need to break the glass ceiling when it comes to architectural education and active roles in…

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I FEMME, auction for charity

Vietnam Embassy in Madrid and Durán Auction House co-organize a photography auction for charity Madrid – on May 19th at 11.00 hrs, the Vietnamese Embassy in Madrid and Durán Auction House co-organize a charity auction of photographs created by Vietnamese photographer Viet Ha Tran. The event takes place on a very special commemorative day –…

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Women as Social Innovation Leaders

MET Community, an international organization dedicated to supporting women entrepreneurs through mentorship, education and technology, and the sponsor IE Business School, hosted the Fourth Annual ForoMET DC on Thursday, March 15, 2018 in Washington, D.C., in honor of International Women’s Day. The event featured panels on social entrepreneurship and women empowerment and STEM with subject matter experts and entrepreneurs and a…

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Empowering Women in Real Estate Today

What are the trends and challenges facing women in real estate in Spain today? Is the current positive market sentiment opening up doors for women trying to progress in their careers? What role can leaders and organisations play to drive momentum? Empowering Women in Real Estate Today: Challenges and Solutions Date: Thursday 12th April 2018 Location: WeWork Madrid,…

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Women in Data

The Data Science Bootcamp is going into a new edition and Exponential Learning has been looking for promising female talent ready to take Data Science by storm! As a celebration, IEXL is hosting an informal light lunch on Friday March 16th 2018 to honor female data scientists. –          The lunch session will be held in…

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