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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 […]

IESE Ranked #1 in the World for Executive Education for Unprecedented 5th Straight Year by Financial Times

Barcelona June 3 2019. The Financial Times has today ranked IESE Business School best in the world for executive education for a record-breaking fifth straight year. In this year’s ranking, IESE was particularly praised for its ability to provide new skills and learning to executives, the emphasis the school places on clients’ and participants’ needs, […]

IESE Business School to take part in MWC Barcelona

Hosting sessions on business innovation at world’s largest mobile event IESE Business School will take part in the upcoming MWC Barcelona, the largest mobile event in the world, hosting sessions on corporate innovation and corporate venturing with top executives. With IESE Business School’s partner program at MWC, its professors will contribute their knowledge and expertise […]

IESE Business School Offers Fellowships for Six Journalists

#1 Ranked Business School by the Financial Times to Award Fellowships to Elite Group of Journalists With the media landscape in constant flux, whether it be through the proliferation of social media channels, the way content is created and consumed, or the attacks on mainstream outlets, journalists are finding it more and more necessary to […]