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Rafael Benjumea, IE Foundation Trustee

On behalf of all the IE Foundation, we are sad to share news of the passing of our former Trustee, D. Rafael Benjumea Cabeza de Vaca. We are deeply grateful for his continuous support of the Foundation for so many years. Rafael was generous in the broadest sense of the word and he helped create […]

16 Apr 2021

 

IE FOUNDATION’S IMPACT ON THE IE WOMEN INITIATIVE

At IE, we honored the International Women’s day during the entire month of March through the IEWomen Initiative to show our commitment to ...

26 Mar 2021

 

IE FOUNDATION FELLOWS EVENT ON TRUST & SUSTAINABLE LEADERSHIP IN TIMES OF CHANGE

A special hybrid event about trust and leadership in VUCA times was recently hosted by IE Foundation for its Fellows at IE University campus. The ...

09 Mar 2021

 

NEW PROGRAMS OPENING: IE KISTEFOS YOUNG TALENTED LEADERS SCHOLARSHIPS 2021-2022

The scholarship program broadens its course offering at IE University for candidates coming from Norway and different African countries

03 Mar 2021

 

IE Foundation and Santander Universities launch the Work Café Academy Chile scholarships for entrepreneurs, independents and micro-entrepreneurs

The aim of these scholarships is to offer online executive training courses at IE University to drive Chilean business growth through three impact ...

22 Feb 2021

 

THE IE LIBRARY LAUNCHES ITS NEW WEBSITE WITH A STRONG FOCUS ON TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced individuals, institutions, and businesses to adapt to unexpected challenges in a time record. We live in a changing ...

18 Feb 2021

 

Creativity is both cumulative and mesurable

On the morning of February 10, 2021, a study called El Centro Botín: Desarrollo de la creatividad social a través de las artes.

In 2019, the Botín Foundation and the IE Foundation, who both have social aims and strong values rooted in the humanities, signed a partnership agreement to measure the impact of the Botín Center’s activities in developing creativity.

Entitled “The Botín Center: Developing Social Creativity Through the Arts,” this study is part of an ambitious research and publishing program in the field of emotional intelligence, which began in 2013 alongside Yale University.   The study is a first step in continuing to promote the transfer of knowledge through initiatives related to the benefits of the arts.

16 Feb 2021

 

Initiatives that impact: Supporting NGO Wuha Sira

IE Foundation supports NGO Wuha Sira which funds a social entrepreneurship project to provide and distribute clean water in a southern Ethiopian city.

04 Feb 2021

 

IE FOUNDATION GRANTS4IMPACT CHALLENGE 2021

On the occasion of the Campus Life Virtual Fair, IE Foundation is launching the “IE Foundation Grants4Impact Challenge 2021”, through which 3 ...

03 Feb 2021

 

IE Foundation Fellows Event: “Geopolitics and Economy: Foresight for 2021”

On 15th December 2020, we welcomed Oscar Jonsson – the Academic Director of the Center for Governance of Change, and Gonzalo Garland – the ...

18 Dec 2020

 

IE FOUNDATION, J.P. MORGAN, THE CITY COUNCIL OF MADRID AND ORANGE UNITE TO BOOST DIGITIZATION FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

IE Foundation, J.P. Morgan, the City Council of Madrid and Orange facilitate the digitalization of small businesses in Madrid.

01 Dec 2020

 

IE FOUNDATION PARTICIPATES IN THE III SENIOR ECONOMICS ENCOUNTER FOR THE THIRD CONSECUTIVE YEAR

For the third year in a row, IE Foundation has had the opportunity to participate as a co-organizer of the III Senior Economics Encounter, along with ...

25 Nov 2020

 

2020 Reinventing Higher Education Conference

Reinventing Higher Education: New Realities, New Visions for Higher Education On November 17, the presidents and rectors of several international ...

19 Nov 2020

 

Cubico Sustainable Investments and Celsia Colombia announce scholarship for IE University Colombian students

London/Madrid, 12 November 2020: Cubico Sustainable Investments (Cubico) and Celsia Colombia (Celsia) have jointly launched a scholarship for ...

13 Nov 2020

 

IE FOUNDATION AND SANTANDER BANK OFFER MORE THAN 15,800 SCHOLARSHIPS WORLDWIDE IN 2020

Throughout 2020, IE Foundation has launched 7 different scholarship programs in collaboration with Santander Bank –through Santander Universidades–, reaching around 45,000 applicants with more than 52 different nationalities. Thanks to these programs, more than 15,800 scholarships have been offered for top-notch training through intensive 100%-online high impact courses. These scholarships focus on digital skills and […]

10 Nov 2020

 

2019 IE FOUNDATION ANNUAL REPORT

2019 ANNUAL REPORT 2019 was an exciting year of impact at IE Foundation, under the leadership of Carlos Mas Ivars and before the new management ...

03 Nov 2020

 

IE Foundation holds a welcome event with the IE Foundation Fellows

IE Foundation recently hosted the IE Foundation Fellows welcome event, giving members the chance to get acquainted and learn from presentations while ...

30 Oct 2020

 

IE University and IE Foundation launch the Tresmares Scholarships, with the support of Tresmares Capital and Banco Santander, to offer training to executives at high-growth SMEs

THE TRESMARES SCHOLARSHIPS, WHICH COVER 70% OF TUITION FEES FOR THESE SELECT PROGRAMS, WILL PROVIDE FUNDING AND ACADEMIC CONTENT FOR THE DIRECTORS OF ...

15 Oct 2020