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INCAE and Yale jointly organize Global “unConference” for Entrepreneurs in Israel

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Thursday, 15 December 2016 09:14

thumb ryan-israel2Israel is the land of innovation, the country that gave the world the flash drive, Waze, drip irrigation, seedless grapes, and robots to assist in complex vertebrae and brain surgeries. Deans of business schools, faculty members, investors, and some of the top business minds from around the world met there to jointly outline the future of entrepreneurial education. That was the reason for the "Global unConference on Entrepreneurs" held in Israel last August 28, 29 and 30 and jointly organized by INCAE Business School and Yale University.

The event, sponsored by the Global Network of Advanced Management (NAMA), which includes INCAE and Yale, was held at the Israel Institute of Technology, Technion.

Organizers Ryan Schill, INCAE Professor and Director of the Latin American Center for Entrepreneurs, and Ted Snyder, dean of Yale School of Management (SOM), were absolutely delighted with the results, as were also attendees.


INCAE receives Latin American rectors and deans to support them in leadership training

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Wednesday, 14 December 2016 16:48

thumb thumb RedINCAEWhat are the key means to train leaders capable of facing times of crisis? This was the topic INCAE expounded before the representatives of Latin American universities in its Costa Rica campus on August 17-19. This is an annual event when Latin American rectors and deans are summoned by INCAE to discuss the most important topics to train present-day leaders and help them create initiatives and strengthen ties in a tradition INCAE inherited from Harvard Business School.

The 13 rectors and deans who attended belong to universities in the INCAE Network, a partnership started in 2006. "The INCAE Network aims to extend INCAE's reach throughout Latin America via cooperation with other business schools in order to help improve the academic level of the region in general through joint research.


Building more sustainable communities to achieve development in Latin America

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Wednesday, 14 December 2016 16:18

thumb Ecobanking"In the long-term sustainable communities are the only way we will be able to live on Earth as we know it." With these words Argentinean lecturer Marcelo Valansi, developer of self-sustaining regenerative projects, started the discussion on sustainability in Guayaquil.

Developing sustainable communities is key to create effective social progress in the region, deliver value, and meet the demands of an increasingly urbanized world.


INCAE starts MBA programs with a global, specialized focus

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Tuesday, 13 December 2016 16:49

thumb MBA CR 2018 -2017A new MBA class arrived recently in INCAE from different Latin American countries as well as from other regions. In just a few days they became acquainted with the campus, the classrooms, Faculty members and fellow students who will share with them this new stage in their lives.

INCAE has innovated its Masters Programs and the new class will be the first to take part of two new programs: the 2018 Specialized MBA Program and the 2017 Global MBA Program. In the next few months the new students will be trained to become highly qualified professionals and change leaders ready to meet the new demands of today's business world.


INCAE’s Latin American Center for Entrepreneurs joins VIVA Idea to promote innovation in Latin America

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Monday, 12 December 2016 16:48

thumb LACE en Premios VIVAINCAE's Latin American Center for Entrepreneurs and VIVA Idea continue to provide strong support to entrepreneurship in Latin America. The Center will be responsible for the awards methodology at the annual VIVA Awards, an event that seeks to promote innovation. VIVA Awards is sponsored by VIVA Idea and was held for the fourth time in Guatemala on August 18th, 2016.

Driven by the legacy of Stephan Schmidheiny and its impact on Latin America for more than 30 years now, the Stephan Schmidheiny VIVA Awards are granted to social entrepreneurs with demonstrable impact on the region.


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