Dec 072017
 
The CFA Research Challenge- Week Two

Grecia Colmenares  This week has been difficult for us to work on the CFA Research Challenge due to the load of final projects and final exams that we currently have. We are very excited and feeling much more confident about Indra’s information as well as our general knowledge of the company. The access to the […]

Dec 052017
 
The CFA Research Challenge- Week One

Hosted by the CFA Institute, the CFA  Research Challenge provides the opportunity for top finance students from all over the world to demonstrate their know-how. Teams produce an investor report for a publically listed company (this year’s company: Indra), completing a comprehensive financial analysis, a 5-year forecast of financial statements and a final company valuation. Final reports […]

Dec 052017
 
EADA students at the “Event on the Fourth Industrial Revolution”

On November 24, the Mornings4 Foundation hosted the first ever “Event on the Fourth Industrial Revolution” in Diagonal Zero in Barcelona. Mornings4 works to create a better future by keeping up to date on 4.0 technologies, and promoting positive views of these technologies. EADA associate professor Dr Athina Sismanidou is one of the co-founders of […]

Dec 042017
 
EADA Community Blockchain Event- November 2017

There is no doubt that Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have been a hot topic lately. In November, EADA had the pleasure of hosting a talk by Marc Wolenik, entrepreneur, speaker and author with extensive experience in Distributed Ledger Technologies. The Bitcoin enthusiast gave a presentation on Blockchain, the technology underlying the emergence of cryptocurrencies. Wolenik’s presentation […]

Dec 012017
 
Artificial Intelligence opportunities for startups

What is the role of AI startup firms in the European Union? On November 8, 2017, the European Commission celebrated the annual ICT Proposers’ Day. This year, the Hungarian Ministry of National Development hosted the event, and the organisation was outstanding. The event focused on the 2018 Calls for Proposals of the Horizon 2020 Work […]

Nov 272017
 
350 participants from EADA Community joined the first networking event

On October 27, over 350 participants from the “EADA Community” kicked off the first extracurricular event for this year. EADA Community is a platform for extracurricular events aimed at international full time participants. The objective is to provide an opportunity for International Master’s and MBA participants to connect, share experiences and be inspired beyond the […]

Nov 202017
 
The MBA helped me develop my leadership skills

We interviewed Colombian MBA alumnus Santiago Ceballos from the class of 2017. Here he shares his experience during his year in Barcelona as well as his new professional challenges. Santiago received a scholarship from Bancolombia –where he has worked for more than 10 years– to complete an MBA abroad and to continue his successful career. […]

Nov 142017
 
The MBA: A once-in-a-lifetime experience

We interviewed Colombian MBA alumnus Daniel Hernan. Daniel is a graduate of the Universidad Javeriana, and has extensive experience in communication in companies such as Edelman and Burson Masteller. He is currently the Communications Manager – Colombia & Venezuela for GSK. According to Daniel, his MBA experience was key in the development of a strategic […]

Oct 272017
 
The MBA helped me be consistent and coherent with everything I do

We interviewed American MBA graduates James and Michael Delaney from California. The brothers work together in their family business, Worldwide Environmental Products, Inc., founded by their father in 1984. After several years in the growing company, Michael and James decided to pursue an MBA in Spain, Europe. Now back at work in California, they confirm […]

Oct 272017
 
The MBA allowed me to reevaluate my career and develop a new path

We interviewed Austrian MBA alumna Isabella Steyer-Mader, who brought a wealth of experience to the class. Before the MBA, she had already lived on several continents, played volleyball for Barça FC and worked in a startup. Since graduating EADA, she has joined the graduate programme of Edenred Paris. Her next assignment will be in Brazil, […]