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IE University and Madrid’s Teatro Real bring the opera to students

IE University and Madrid’s Teatro Real bring the opera to students from 140 countries

The screening of four operas in both campus of IE University will be preceded by a masterclass given by experts from Teatro Real.

IE University and the Friends of the Teatro Real Foundation today launched an educational project that will bring classical music and the world of opera to the academic institution’s students from 140 countries. Over the course of this academic year, IE University will screen four operas in the auditorium of IE Tower, its new technological and sustainable headquarters in Madrid, as well as at its historic campus in Segovia. Students will have the opportunity to attend masterclasses given by experts from the Teatro Real, winner of the International Opera Awards 2021 for opera company of the year.

The four works are Turandot and La bohème by Giacomo Puccini, The Flying Dutchman, by Richard Wagner, and Cossì fan tutte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. The screening of each opera will be preceded by a masterclass given by the respective department heads involved in the Teatro Real, who will share their experience on technical aspects such as lighting, stage management, technical direction and artistic direction.

30 Nov 2021


Times Higher Education Ranking 2021

IE University, 19th worldwide for graduate employability in Times Higher Education Ranking 2021

Breaking into the top 20 for the first time, IE University continues to establish Spain as an international hub for higher education.

24 Nov 2021


Reinventing Higher Education 2021 | IE University

Experts from 25 countries gather in Rome for RHE 2021 conference hosted by IE University and Luiss University to discuss impact of higher education on innovation

This year’s two-day hybrid event will focus on higher education’s role as a global catalyst for positive change and innovation.

15 Nov 2021


Business School for Climate Leadership | ie.edu

Leading European Business Schools unite to accelerate business response to climate crisis

Eight leading business schools, including IE Business School, have joined together to acknowledge the climate crisis and support business leaders.

10 Nov 2021


Alumni Weekend Madrid at the IE Tower | IE University

IE University brings together alumni from 60 countries in its Alumni Weekend Madrid at the IE Tower

The forum will feature IE professors such as Milo Jones, Rolf Strom-Olsen and Gayle Allard.

05 Nov 2021


IE Sustainability Week | IE University

IE University’s Sustainability Week to Focus on Art and Sustainability, the Future of the Planet, and Social Impact

IE University has organized workshops and conferences at the IE Tower in Madrid as well as in the historical campus of Segovia.

02 Nov 2021


Dancers from the Paris Opera, Ballet Nacional de España and National Dance Company celebrate IE University’s Faculty Awards

In this edition of the awards, the distinguished professors have received a unique, personalized video-diploma.

Dancers from the Paris Opera, the Spanish National Ballet and the Spain’s National Dance Company played a leading role at IE University’s 2021 Awards for Teaching Excellence today. In a ceremony held in the auditorium of IE Tower, IE University’s new technological and sustainable headquarters in the north of Madrid, the distinguished professors with the highest ratings from students in undergraduate and graduate programs were recognized by the dancers, who performed a piece symbolizing the role teachers play in helping their students along the path to excellence. This recognition reinforces IE University’s values as an innovative, sustainable institution that is sensitive to the arts and humanities.

“Just as we did last year, when we awarded teachers with a digital diploma designed by Daniel Canogar, the internationally renowned artist and a member of our academic faculty, on this occasion we have put the focus on dance on our campuses in collaboration with our Arts and Humanities Division, which works to enrich the experience of our students and bring them closer to the world of art, dance, music, history, philosophy, literature, to develop their critical thinking and show them the beauty of the humanities,” noted Isabel Sánchez, Vice Rector and Associate Dean of Adjunct and Visiting Faculty at IE University.

27 Oct 2021


IE Business School, Fifth in World in Poets & Quants Ranking of Best MBA Programs for Entrepreneurship

The school programs focus specifically on entrepreneurship in addition to leadership, innovation, and sustainability.

27 Oct 2021


José María Álvarez-Pallete: “Education driven by digitalization makes it possible to democratize and universalize access to knowledge”

20,000 people from 20 countries participate in this year’s enlightED. The conference can be followed at: enlightED.education.

19 Oct 2021


The King of Spain presides over inauguration of IE Tower, IE University’s new building in Madrid

António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, describes the IE Tower as a "symbol of the importance of education, a place of learning, ...

19 Oct 2021


IE Business School, 14th in the World in the Financial Times Executive MBA Rankings 2021

The Global Executive MBA program at IE Business School recognized as 1st in work experience category.

18 Oct 2021


Jaime de Aguinaga and María Eugenia Marín Join the Office of the IE University Provost

The Office of the provost will drive the IE University’s international expansion and create and consolidate new strategic alliances.

15 Oct 2021


EnlightED’s Most Global Edition: 147 global thinkers connected from 10 countries will discuss the gaps in education

Fundación Telefónica, IE University and South Summit organize the 4th edition of enlightED Hybrid Edition 2021 on the 19th, 20th and 21st.

15 Oct 2021


IE University China Center presents its report on entrepreneurship and innovation in China at South Summit 2021

The third edition of the report was presented at the South Summit today.

06 Oct 2021


H. M. King Felipe VI highlights Spain’s appeal for entrepreneurs and innovators at South Summit 2021

South Summit 2021 is sponsored by IE University in collaboration with the Secretary of State for Digitalization and Artificial Intelligence.

His Majesty King Felipe VI presided over the inauguration of South Summit 2021, a benchmark meeting of Europe’s entrepreneurial ecosystem, sponsored by IE University in collaboration with the Secretary of State for Digitalization and Artificial Intelligence. The event is co-organized by Madrid City Council in partnership with leading Spanish companies such as BBVA, Telefónica, Endesa and Banco Sabadell’s BStartup.

In his speech, H. M. King Felipe highlighted the appeal of Spain as a destination for startups, entrepreneurs and digital nomads from all over the world; he also stressed the country’s technology infrastructure and the open mentality to change, as well as the wide network of training centers, technology parks, incubators and accelerators that promote entrepreneurship and innovation.

06 Oct 2021