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Sustainable Mushroom Startup Mamu Wins Best Venture Lab Project

Sustainable mushroom maker Mamu wins Best Venture lab Project at December graduation, capping a stellar year.

Sustainable mushroom maker start-up Mamu won Best Venture Lab Project at the December graduation, capping a stellar launch year that saw the IE Business School team reap accolades for its principles of circular economy.

Formed by International MBA students Margarita Limcaoco, Antoine Lamarche, Alex French and Vince Lee Monrroy, the company collects spent grain (used barley) from breweries and recycles it as raw material to produce fresh mushrooms.

The foursome’s award at the graduation ceremony in December came on the heels of winning both First Place and Best MBA Team at IE Venture Day in November, First Place at the Entrepreneurial Summit Pitch Competition that same month, and placing as a Finalist at IE Startup Lab in June.

23 Jan 2020

 

Programs, The School
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IE Business School new EU Funded Project

IE Business School is part of the scientific consortium that has received a grant from the EU for a project for understanding the youth digital ...

23 Jan 2020

 

IE Community, Recognitions, The School
Global Network Investment Competition | IE Business School

IE Business School Competes in Yale Global Network Investment Competition

IE Business School team participants in the Yale Global Network Investment Competition share their takeaways from the experience.

15 Jan 2020

 

Programs, The School

Professor Pedro Gete and the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis host Housing Markets Conference

The United States housing market will likely experience a favorable 2020, according to panelists.

13 Jan 2020

 

Faculty
IE Entrepreneurial Summit 2019 | IE Business School

IE Entrepreneurial Summit 2019: Search Funding and a Hub for Start-ups

IE Entrepreneurship Summit focuses on the attitude and approach young entrepreneurs should follow for investment and enterprise.

23 Dec 2019

 

IE Community, Programs, The School
Sustainable Mindset | IE Business School

IE Holds Sustainable Mindset Series as Solidarity Entity of the COP 25

IE University, a solidarity entity of the COP25, inspires students to leave a mark on the world with a number of events on campus over the last weeks.

23 Dec 2019

 

The School

IE Business School No 1 in Entrepreneurship in Europe, according to Bloomberg BusinessWeek

IE Business School ranked 9th in Europe, 1st in Entrepreneurship Category, by Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

IE Business School’s International MBA program holds the No. 9 position in the 2019-2020 Bloomberg BusinessWeek ranking in the European region. The ranking is based on interviews with business school deans, professors, administrators, and analysts, more than 26,804 surveys of MBA students, alumni, and recruiters, as well as employment data provided by schools.

Furthermore, IE Business School’s International MBA is the best in Europe for entrepreneurial studies, according to this latest Bloomberg Businessweek ranking.

10 Dec 2019

 

Recognitions

Women in Tech mentorship program completes its first cycle

The first cycle of the new Women in Tech mentorship program closed with mentors and mentees meeting face-to-face for the first time on campus after ...

10 Dec 2019

 

Programs, The School

IE Business School is the No. 8 business school in Europe according to the Financial Times

The ranking takes into account different Master Programs.

09 Dec 2019

 

Recognitions

Leadership with Simon Sinek and Martin Boehm during The World Business Forum MAD

Martin Boehm and Simon Sinek talk leadership and the infinite mindset during The World Business Forum in Madrid.

04 Dec 2019

 

The School

Dean Participates in Dialogue about “Preparing Leaders for Tomorrow” at 11th Annual Global Peter Drucker Forum

The 11th Global Peter Drucker Forum focused on “The Power of Ecosystems: Managing in a Networked World,” and Dean Martin Boehm participated on a ...

02 Dec 2019

 

Faculty

2016 GXMBA Alumni Create Thought Leadership Weekend in Madrid

GX MBA alumni created their own Business School reunion weekend with thought leadership and networking.

28 Nov 2019

 

Programs, The School

IE’s Global Online MBA Ranked No. 5 Worldwide by the Princeton Review

IE Business School is the only non-US business school to be included in the top 25 schools of the latest Princeton Review ranking of online MBA ...

27 Nov 2019

 

Recognitions

Chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland Talks Brexit with IE Finance Students

The chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland spoke to IE Master in Finance students about Brexit and its effect on London’s role in world finance.

22 Nov 2019

 

Programs

What’s the emotional reaction to economic gains and losses?

Economics and psychology are two very different fields, yet they are inextricably linked. Hear from Nobel Laureates.

Economics and psychology are two very different fields. What makes up our culture, emotions, beliefs and political views surely has no effect on our economic outcomes. In fact, the two are not only inextricably linked, there is an entire field that studies the relationship between the two, behavioral economics.

While there has been more work and research done in more recent years Nobel Laureate Richard H. Thaler says that this is not at all a new phenomenon in economics. In fact, before the Second World War, economics was very much a behavioral field.

“After, when economics started to get very mathematical, economists forgot about their behavioral routes,” says Thaler. “The mathematization of economics was important and useful, but then I think economists got a little carried away. The more unrealistic the economic assumptions become, the more problematic.”

21 Nov 2019

 

IE Business School, 16th in the World in the Executive MBA Financial Times Ranking

The Global Executive MBA granted IE Business School the 16th place.

20 Nov 2019

 

Recognitions

IE Business School Student Maria Hahn Wins Web Summit’s 2019 PITCH Competition with Nutrix

The winner of this year’s Web Summit PITCH competition was Nutrix, a medtech startup founded by Maria Hahn, an alumna of the International MBA of ...

18 Nov 2019

 

Recognitions

IE Celebrates Diversity in Blue

Record turnout marks IE Day celebration as community welcomes new mascot, CammIE.

13 Nov 2019

 

IE Community, The School

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