enlightED 2019: a platform for experts to share the most innovative educational experiences of the Digital Era

Fundación Telefónica, IE University, South Summit and Fundación Santillana, celebrate the second edition of enlightED in La Nave (Madrid).

The second enlightED, the annual international conference focused on education, innovation and edtech, supported by Fundación Telefónica, IE University, South Summit and Fundación Santillana, will take place in Madrid between October 2-4 at the La Nave conference center in the Spanish capital within the framework of the 2019 South Summit.

Among the topics under discussion will be preparing for the educational challenges we will face in 2030, how schools can rethink educating students in the digital age, how universities can adapt to meet the needs of companies ahead of the emergence of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence and the challenges EdTech faces in responding to the educational and business sector.

30 Jul 2019


Events, Scholarships, Awards & Contests

Santander and the IE Foundation strike an agreement to train university students from 15 countries in digital transformation

The program will provide 180 Santander Scholarships to boost the employability and training in technology and innovation through IE University ...

30 Jul 2019


Scholarships, Awards & Contests

A historic Moon shines bright on IE University’s campus of the future

Caleido initiates a series of urban art actions.

22 Jul 2019



Enlighted is back with world experts in education, innovation and edtech

The event will take place in Madrid between October 2-4 within the framework of the South Summit.

19 Jul 2019



Helen Clark, former Prime Minister of New Zealand, receives IE University Medal

Award delivered during 2019 graduation ceremony.

19 Jul 2019



IE University adds Economics degree to its curriculum

Students from 55 nationalities graduate from the campus of IE University in Segovia.

08 Jul 2019


On Campus

IE Foundation announces the winners of the 4th edition of the Humanities Awards

New category allows staff members of the education institution to submit works for first time.

The IE Foundation has announced the winners of the 2019 Humanities Awards in the poetry, short story and short essay in Spanish and English, video and photography categories. For the fourth year running, the awards has attracted more than 300 students, graduates and, for the first time, IE staff, who have submitted more than 800 works. This year, Indian writer Namita Gokhale and British journalist Tom Burns were among other renowned personalities in the field of the humanities to sit on the jury. The awards ceremony will take place on September 19 in the Aula Magna at IE University’s Segovia campus.

05 Jul 2019


Arts & Humanities

Kike Sarasola, President of Room Mate Group, receives Lifetime Achievement Award at IE University’s LGBT@Work Conference

IE University’s LGBT@Work conference is one the longest-running LGBT+ work conferences in Europe.

05 Jul 2019



Outstanding writers, thinkers and international figures from the worlds of art and architecture to take part in Hay Festival Segovia 2019

International experts like Jeanne Gang, Fernando Aramburu and Carlota Casiraghi will share their visions and experiences in the festival.

28 Jun 2019


Business, Events

IE University hosts 300 world leaders at Horasis India Meeting 2019

Reyes Maroto, Spain’s Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism, to inaugurate conference, considered the Asian Davos.

21 Jun 2019



Manuel Muñiz Selected to Serve on APSIA Executive Committee

Manuel Muniz, has been selected to serve on the The Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) Executive Committee.

11 Jun 2019


Global & Public Affairs

IE University hosts international conference on the first universities to emerge along Europe’s periphery

The conference is open to the public and takes place in Segovia Campus to celebrate the 800th anniversary of the Santa Cruz la Real convent.

10 Jun 2019



IE University brings together more than 1,200 graduates from 80 countries at Global Alumni Weekend 2019 in Madrid

Meeting was attended by 60 international experts who shared their views on the main challenges facing the business world.

10 Jun 2019



IE Talent & Careers celebrates inaugural Spring Talent Forum with more than a hundred international recruiters

More than 100 companies expected to attend this year’s IE Talent Forum in person, with 16 participating virtually, offering more than 250 jobs.

This week, IE Talent & Careers will be organizing its Spring Forum, an event at which more than 120 national and international companies will participate, including Google, Uber and Banco Santander.

The forum takes place over days, focused on the following sectors:

  • May 20 – Financial services, consulting, marketing & communications
  • May 21 – Industry, real estate, FMCG, tourism & hospitality
  • May 22 – Startups, tech, marketing & communications and fintech
  • May 23 – Headhunters and recruiting agencies

21 May 2019