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ESMT Berlin begins Industry Immersion Program in Africa to foster graduate employability

July 7, 2017
Thirty graduates from ten African countries have started the first academic module of the Industry Immersion Program (IIP) in Cape Town, South Africa.

ESMT Berlin: G20 governments should rely on evidence to tackle global issues

July 6, 2017
The G20 should engage in evidence-based decision process, according to a policy brief released by Jörg Rocholl, President, and Rajshri Jayaraman, Associate Professor of Economics, both of ESMT Berlin.

ESMT Berlin: President and CFO sign on for five more years

July 4, 2017
The supervisory board of ESMT Berlin has extended the contracts of Prof. Jörg Rocholl, president of ESMT Berlin, and Georg Garlichs, CFO, for five more years.

ESMT Berlin students organize “DigitalFuture Summit”

June 23, 2017
Benedict Aicher, the head of the DigitalFuture Summit and MIM student at ESMT Berlin, comments, “The DigitalFuture Summit is an event organized by students for students.

ESMT Annual Forum 2017: “Agility. Leading in Transition”

June 22, 2017
ESMT Berlin is holding the ESMT Annual Forum “Agility. Leading in Transition” on June 22, 2017. International business leaders and academics join the one-day conference to discuss the opportunities and challenges of agile business strategy and methods in the age of digitalization.

ESMT Berlin launches program in Africa to enhance graduate employability

June 13, 2017
ESMT Berlin and the African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) have launched the Industry Immersion Program (IIP) to prepare African graduates to transition from an academic environment to an applied industry setting.

Digital Society Institute expands with Michael Hange as new external affiliate

May 30, 2017
The Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT Berlin welcomes Michael Hange, former president of the Federal Office for Information Security (BSI), as new external affiliate. Michael Hange will support the DSI in cybersecurity questions, assist with workshops and conferences, and contribute to publication and research of the DSI.

ESMT Berlin hosts dialogue forum “Think 20 Summit 2017 – Global Solutions”

May 29, 2017
ESMT Berlin is hosting the dialogue forum “Think 20 Summit – Global Solutions” on May 29-30, 2017. At the two-day conference, the world’s leading research institutes and think tanks from the G20 countries will gather in Berlin to discuss, evaluate, and adopt recommendations for solving issues of global importance.

ESMT Berlin: 14th globally in The Economist Masters in Management ranking

May 26, 2017
ESMT Berlin has been ranked 14th in the first The Economist “Which MBA?” global ranking of the top 40 Masters in Management (MIM) programs.

FT Executive Education ranking: ESMT Berlin in the global Top 10

May 15, 2017
ESMT Berlin placed 8th globally in the 2017 Financial Times Executive Education combined ranking of open enrollment and customized programs (2016: 12th).

ESMT Berlin annual figures demonstrate positive development

April 24, 2017
With a positive net income after taxes once again, the annual figures 2016 of ESMT Berlin document the successful development of the international business school.

AACSB re-accredits ESMT Berlin

April 20, 2017
The international accrediting body for business schools AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) has extended the accreditation of ESMT Berlin for five years.

Linus Dahlander appointed Lufthansa Group Chair in Innovation at ESMT Berlin

April 20, 2017
Prof. Linus Dahlander will hold the Lufthansa Group Chair for Innovation at ESMT Berlin. With this chair, the Lufthansa Group intends to support research and teaching in the field of innovation at ESMT. The ceremony will take place on May 16 at ESMT Berlin.

ESMT Berlin offers scholarships for women in IT leadership positions

March 29, 2017
Across industries, women are underrepresented in IT roles, particularly in leadership positions. To help in addressing the deficit, ESMT Berlin is offering two partial scholarships for the business school’s IT Leadership Program (ITL), each valued at EUR 4,450.

Startup of two ESMT Berlin students to join accelerator program

March 28, 2017
The startup JetEight, which was founded by the two ESMT Berlin Master’s in Management students Ruben Portz and Lisa Makarova, has been selected for the prestigious acceleration program of Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation & Energy, a leading global startup accelerator located in Berlin and focusing on connected and efficient mobility.