Women in Finance: modern business women

IE London Office, in collaboration with 100 Women In Finance, had the pleasure to host an interactive panel conversation on the career and finances of modern business women. Samantha Mangwana, expert in employment law gave us tips on how to negotiate a flexible working schedule or extended maternity leave and how to deal with discrimination…

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WomenInTechWeek 2018 was amazing!

The annual event organized by WomenInTech Africa (WITA) was very engaging online and offline. The event ran from 18th to 22nd September 2018 and was live across the world, in Kenya, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania, Nigeria, Mozambique, Mauritius, Somaliland, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Sierra Leone, Zambia, Ireland, Germany, Trinidad and Tobago. IE University was a partner…

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Martha Thorne, the woman who commands the most relevant architecture prize

Article previously published on El País by Carlos Primo. Martha Thorne, Dean of IE School of Architecture and Design and the executive director of the Pritzker, believes that “the architects of yesteryear looked only at their buildings, as a reflection of themselves, those of today, the good ones, look outwards” Martha Thorne was surprised by the economic crisis of…

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Alessandra Aloisio (IE): “The experience of women who have developed scientific or technical careers can help to banish prejudices”

Prejudices continue to weigh on the presence of women in STEM degrees Women in science careers: Why are they still in the minority? Article previously published in Spanish on Soziable.es, written by Ignacio Santa María. It was not easy for Ada Byron, Jocelyn Bell or Marie Curie. Do not dedicate yourself to science or technology is not…

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María Eugenia Girón: “The same customer who travels on a low-cost airline sleeps later at the George V”

Previously published in Spanish on consensodelmercado.com by Fernando Barciela. María Eugenia Girón is Executive Director of IE Premium & Prestige Business Observatory. Her career -Loewe, Carrera y carrera …- and position endorses her as a reference voice in the industry, and services, of the luxury world. A world in which “Spain is taking weight” because here the market grows…

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Girls in STEM

On the 5th of July a new edition of Oracle4Girls was held in Madrid, coinciding with the first anniversary of this initiative. The venue chosen was the IE facilities, collaborator of this edition, in which a total of 6 workshops focused on technology were carried out for girls between 7 and 16 years old.  …

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2018 MBAs To Watch: Allison (Allie) Whitefleet, IE Business School

Previously published on poetsandquants.com Allison (Allie) Whitefleet has been chosen among Poets & Quants Top 100 MBAs to Watch in 2018. “Outgoing, bilingual MBA seeking to convince you business can (& should) be used for social good.” Allison (Allie) Whitefleet, IE Business School Age: 28 Hometown: South Plainfield, NJ Fun fact about yourself: I lived in the Atacama desert for…

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