IE Women in Business Club 2018 Dinner Series

Tuesday 27th of November 2018 marked the final dinner event in the Women in Business Club Dinner Series. The theme for the evening was “Women in Tech”. Present were the below business leaders: Maria-Jose Sobrini – Director, Country Digitization, EMEAR at Cisco Systems Mónica Villas – IBM SPGI technical executive & Cloud teacher in Digital Transformation Master at ICEMD…

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Gergana Koleva, the winner of the Women in Data Scholarship Challenge

The IE Data Science Bootcamp team was pleased to name the winner of the Women in Data Scholarship, Gergana Koleva, from Bulgaria. While it was difficult to choose a winner, Gergana’s strong profile stood out. Gergana studied at NYU and Harvard University and has worked in the fields of Public Healthcare Policy and Journalism, and her goal…

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IEU Entrepreneurship Evening Series : “The Role of Tech to Empower Women in Business”

The IE University presents the First event of the IEU Entrepreneurship Evening Series of the academic year!  This time a great speaker, Ingrid Vanderveldt, will talk about The Role of Tech to Empower Women in Business Worldwide. Ingrid currently sits on the 2nd United Nations Foundation’s Global Entrepreneurs Council, is founding organizer of the GLASS Forum…

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Diversity Lab: media repercussion

Last Tuesday, 26th September 2017, the presentation of the Diversity Lab report took place at IE Business School in Madrid. The event hosted a great number of companies, professionals and press interested in getting to know the relationship between diversity and innovation within the organisations. Click on the picture below to read the Diversity Lab…

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Zambia’s Linda Kasonde wins IE University’s Epic Award for Women Inspiring Women

Zambia’s Linda Kasonde recently won the IE University’s Epic Award for Women Inspiring Women. EPIC, an initiative launched by the IE Global Alumni Relations, aims to share the stories of its outstanding alumni across all IE schools (masters and undergraduate programs) to inspire the IE Community. Kasonde is the first woman to lead the Law…

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Architecture is not just for male architects: Thorne

“Women should have influence on changing the structure of the profession, making it more collaborative”. Martha Thorne is Dean of IE School of Architecture and Design and Executive Director of the prestigious annual architecture Pritzker Prize. ((This information is available in Spanish only)) Entrevista realizada por Martha C. Ramos Sosa para El sol de México. “Las mujeres deberían…

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Female Talent Makes Headway in Leadership

By Margarita Velásquez, Director of Strategic Relations at IE Business School. The success that women have achieved as executives, middle managers, and entrepreneurs provides an example for others to follow in the promotion of future generations. The recipe for tearing down barriers and fostering social and professional empowerment includes networking, working in networks, financial training,…

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What Silicon Valley can learn from Lebanon’s women in tech

WRITTEN BY: Melissa Jun Rowley. Melissa Jun Rowley is a journalist, entrepreneur and activist focused on the intersection of storytelling, technology and social justice. As the founder and CEO of Humanise, Inc., she is developing The Toolbox, a data-driven humanitarian initiative created by musician Peter Gabriel. @MelissaRowley  Article ‘What Silicon Valley can learn from Lebanon’s…

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