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FT Ranks IESE #1 in the World for Executive Education for Record 6th Straight Year

IESE Business School makes history by becoming first institution to top the Financial Times combined executive education ranking for 6 consecutive years IESE stands out thanks to its ability to consistently prepare innovative programs that meet the needs of executives and corporate clients, the follow-up and networking opportunities offered to participants, its internationality, and faculty […]

IESE offers new open-access sessions on coronavirus crisis

March 16, 2020. As the world scrambles to respond to the global coronavirus outbreak, IESE has begun a series of online sessions on leading and working during these difficult times, and on understanding what may come after the health crisis has subsided. The series is available to the general public via IESE’s LinkedIn channel, and will feature professors […]

IESE confirms first coronavirus case on campus

March 11, 2020. IESE today has received confirmation that a participant in one of its programs in Madrid has tested positive for COVID-19. This is the first confirmed case of coronavirus on one of IESE’s campuses. The case is a participant in IESE’s PADE program in Madrid. The participant has mild symptoms and is recovering […]

IESE Business School pioneers 5G in Europe

IESE among first ever business schools in Europe to test 5G wireless prototypes on campus Powered by Cellnex Telecom, the prototypes incorporate 5G, edge computing and augmented reality technologies The overall aim is to learn how 5G connectivity could help revolutionize participants’ learning experiences March 09, 2020. Barcelona. Today, IESE Business School and telecom infrastructure operator […]

IESE Business School Launches Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Management Initiative

IESE launches multidisciplinary project to shape managers in ethical use of AI February 17, 2020. IESE Business School has launched a new Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Management Initiative, a multidisciplinary project that will look at how artificial intelligence is impacting management, and prepare executives to put Al to use in their companies in […]

Spain´s Queen Letizia presents the International Friendship Award at IESE

Business leaders from China, Nigeria and South Africa were awarded the prize in recognition of their work strengthening ties between their countries and Spain Madrid. October 30 2019. Today, seven prominent business leaders from China, Nigeria and South Africa received the International Friendship Award in recognition of their contribution to economic development and job creation […]

IESE´s first Master in Management class starts this week

More than 60% of the class are international; 40% are women 11 month program is delivered full-time in English from IESE´s Madrid campus Madrid, August 28, 2019. IESE Business School´s first ever Master in Management (MiM) program starts today, with a class comprised of more than 60% international students. 40% of the class are women. […]

Greg Burke, former papal spokesman, joins IESE Business School as Director of Communications

IESE Business School´s Executive Committee has approved the appointment of Greg Burke as Director of Communications, effective September 16th.  Greg holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Comparative Literature from Columbia College, and also studied at Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism. He has spent most of his career abroad as a foreign correspondent, first for Time Magazine […]