News: Competitiveness & Growth

The first edition of IE University’s Africa Speaker Series “Digitizing Africa for the Future” a four-part series on the possibilities and benefits of digitization, featured leading […]

We are excited to announce our first Africa Speaker Series featuring some of Africa’s leading experts in finance, governance, education and, health. The current pandemic has […]

H.E Arkebe Oqubay, Senior Minister and Special Adviser to the Ethiopian Prime Minister delivered a lecture on how nations learn and catch up through global transformation […]

On the 14th June 2019 Rwanda hosted the first-ever Eisenhower Fellowship Regional Conference in Africa.  The two-day gathering brought together eminent business persons, policymakers, diplomats, government […]

  The IE Africa Center recently held a forum in Accra, titled “African Solutions, Global Challenges.” The forum featured a rich intellectual discussion with speakers invited […]

IE University has been present on the African continent for over ten years. The most recent initiative, the IE Africa Center, seeks to change how upcoming […]

Across the African continent, technical innovation in banking is being used strategically to develop the economy and social infrastructure of many countries. Nigeria is showing itself […]

The sub-Saharan region is poised to experience the highest rate of growth in higher education in the world, with the number of students doubling in recent […]

  On December 12, 2018, the IE Africa Center held the “Africa Solutions, Global Challenges” forum in Accra, Ghana. The event was designed to create a […]

The new generations tasked with leading family businesses must surpass a major hurdle: coming up with innovative processes to make their organizations competitive. It is a matter of life or death for these companies, which play a vital role in the economy due to the value they bring.

The IE Africa Center: IE University’s latest initiative to capture innovation on the continent Over the last 10 years, IE University has been developing innovative projects […]

The African continent is in the midst of a full-scale digital transformation, revealing a wealth of opportunity for new companies and entrepreneurs alike of untapped potential […]