MBA students learn how to infiltrate a hacker’s mindset!

(Extract from Financial Times article http://www.ft.com/cms/s/2/98932bf0-2bd1-11e6-bf8d-26294ad519fc.html#axzz4Dj3Fp88N) While many business schools now teach cyber security, one professor has a rather unorthodox approach.The day Michelle Raymond discovered that she had been hacked is etched on her memory.The first-year MBA student at the IE Business School had just sat down for her first lecture of the digital innovation…

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Enrique Dans on Snapchat!

Snapchat’s youthful users are starting to get worried that “their” app, seemingly designed to bamboozle anybody above the age of 25, is going mainstream. The figures from the United States seem to support this: the idea of the app as something exclusive begins to decline as the 67.5% of users aged under 24 see that…

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The IE IMBA #1 MBA for Entrepreneurship!

We are very proud to announce that our International MBA has been named #1 in Europe and #8 worldwide in the ‘MBAs for Entrepreneurship’ ranking by Financial Times! This new FT ranking examines the entrepreneurial profile of MBA graduates worldwide and the work carried out by business schools in the area of entrepreneurship. This recognition…

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Hiking in Cercedilla

By Hauke Rienhoff For all the nature lovers out there Cercedilla offers amazing hiking trails very close to Madrid. Located roughly an hour and 15 minutes outside of Madrid’s city center the small mountain village Cercedilla represents a popular hiking spot. Hikers can choose from several trails ranging from 2,5km to 14,3km with different levels…

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EPIC Award – My Web´Art

By Bianca Hutin

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 Thank you everyone for this amazing EPIC Award I received last night at the IE Alumni Forum in Madrid, in the category “Young   & Ambitious Mind”. My Web’Art is rising and ready to reach the stars! Thanks a million for making it happen!

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Bye-bye keys, hello heart rate?

By Enrique Dans, Professor, IE Business School Google has just announced that its Project Abacus, launched a year ago, will beavailable for Android developers by the end of the year. The project, which some have dubbed “creepy”, involves replacing passwords with a collection of data based on user behavior, including how somebody types of walks, their location,…

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IE IMBAT!

By Olivia Lu MBAT is an annual sport tournament for MBA students across Europe hold by HEC Paris. Some Master students can participate under a certain percentage if they are chosen to represent for their school. There were 1500 participants, 17 business schools and 25 different kinds of sports this year. The tournament lasted for…

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