“Age of Travel” – Perspective of the UNWTO Secretary General, Dr. Taleb Rifai

IE’s International Relations Club started off 2015 on a revolutionary note; a travel revolution, that is. We had the privilege of welcoming Dr. Taleb Rifai, Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organization, who shared his perspective on the matter. In attendance were some of Dr. Rifai’s esteemed guests: the Malta Delegation with Tourism…

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IE promotes an everlasting relationship among the members of the IE community, facilitates a common platform of business, career development and lifelong learning opportunities, with the objective to encourage personal and professional development of IE students and alumni, in accordance with the principles and values of IE. Networking at IE starts in the School’s classrooms…

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Energy Efficiency Conference

By Tomas Sallies (IMBA November 2014 intake) Last Thursday at IE Business School, we had the pleasure to receive the visit of Mr. Xavier Rouland, Country Manager for Peninsula Iberica at EDF and CEO of EDF Fenice Iberica. Electricité de France (EDF) is one of the key players in the Electricity Utilities Sector around the world so…

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IE Social Responsibility Forum 2014

On 21st and 22nd November the IE Net Impact Chapter welcomed more than 250 attendees, including more than 40 speakers, to its 9th Social Responsibility Forum, “Action, Impact, Change!”. The forum, which took place at Mutua Madrileña and IE Business School, included keynotes from Denielle Sachs, Director of Social Impact, McKinsey & Company and Ana…

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IE Winter Games

When the temperature drops and the snow begins to fall, all around the world people prepare to celebrate this time of the year, with the longest nights and the coldest days. Whether it is Dongzhi in China, Inti Raymi in Peru, or any of the various different Christmas traditions, people come together to jubilate and fight off the…

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Current IMBA Student Ieva Tikuisyte from Lithuania about her IE Experience

Current IMBA student Ieva Tikuisyte from Lithuania answers some questions about her IE Experience, as part of the November 2013 intake. The interview was conducted by Ram Akers, another current IMBA student from Canada:  Q1: Ieva, what is your professional background? I hold a Bachelor’s in Business Management from Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne (international hospitality management). During…

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