And the Winner is…

…TYBA, a start-up launched by undergraduate students from IE University. After many weeks of application forms, presentations, debates, and deliberations, 10 startups finally pitched their ideas at IE´s most recent Venture Day Madrid on May 9th. This year´s high profile jury consisted of: BEDY JANG (500 STARTUPS) GARY STEWART (WAYRA) RODOLFO CARPINTIER (DAD) JEFFREY CHAR (J…

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Exchange Students at IE

On Thursday April 4th, the MIM program along with 5 current MIM students welcomed 5 students from 4 partner business schools from North America and Europe. The evening included a nice welcome dinner at the well-known and MIM favorite Lamucca de la Calle Prado. The five MIM “Buddy” volunteers, Camille Del Marmol (Belgium), Maxime Sztabholz…

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Dogfight Elite, or how a hobby becomes a passion, a job and a startup // Dogfight Elite, o cómo un pasatiempo se convierte en una pasión y en una empresa

There are many posts on this blog and everywhere on the Internet talking about making dreams a reality. Some of them started as a hobby that you put a lot of passion into, and that you decided to make it a “real” job. That’s the case of Joaquin Grech Gomendio, IMBA alum of 2010 and…

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Are You All In?

Life is all about taking risks: “If you win, you will be happy, if you lose, you will be wise.” Now if someone asked you, “How are you handling everything at IE?” Could you reply, “I’m all in?” For any non-poker player out there, to be all in is when you bet all of your chips…

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