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Tuesday, 23 October 2018

Barcelona Global holds the first Barcelona MBA Day with students from IESE, ESADE and EADA

by Àlex Argemí

A delegation of IESE MBA students visits the ICN2 and enjoys a first contact with the technology transference opportunities offered by our center.

On Thursday 18 October, Barcelona Global managed to get more than 600 students from over 85 nationalities attending IESE, ESADE and EADA MBAs to know the entrepreneurial, scientific and cultural Barcelona through its top representatives. Over 60 companies, cultural facilities and research centers, including the ICN2, opened their doors to these future global executives. The partners of Barcelona Global made the first Barcelona MBA Day possible.

At the ICN2, Nadia Pons, Business Development Officer at the ICN2 Strategy Development Area, introduced IESE visitors to the business collaboration opportunities that exist in our centre. Together with Àlex Argemí, head of the ICN2 Marketing and Communication Department, they were showed them some ICN2 facilities together with Dr Belén Ballesteros, Unit Leader of the Electron Microscopy Unit, and Damià Viana, PhD researcher at the Advanced Electronic Materials and Devices Group. Together they managed to convey the message that companies enjoy great opportunities from the science developed at the ICN2.