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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.

Digital Society Institute announces cooperation with Castex Chair of Cyber Strategy at IHEDN in Paris

March 27, 2017
The Digital Society Institute (DSI) at ESMT Berlin and the Castex Chair of Cyber Strategy at the Institut des hautes études de défense nationale (IHEDN) in Paris have announced their cooperation to support international research on cybersecurity.

DSI News

March 9, 2017

Space Shack: expansive and affordable co-working space opens in Berlin-Schöneberg

March 8, 2017
Space Shack, a 3500-square-meter co-working space supported by ESMT Berlin, is celebrating its inauguration in Berlin-Schöneberg today. Located on a site provided by the Pühringer Group, Space Shack is one of the largest co-working spaces in Germany.

Second Global Network survey: challenges remain for women in global business

March 7, 2017
ESMT Berlin participated in a global study conducted by the Global Network for Advanced Management. More than 5,000 students and alumni at 28 top business schools completed the survey, which focuses on the challenges facing women in global business.

ESMT Berlin hosts MBA World Summit 2017

March 2, 2017
ESMT is hosting the 4th MBA World Summit 2017 March 1-4 in Berlin.

R&D Annual Report 2016 illustrates high-quality research output at ESMT Berlin

February 17, 2017
ESMT Berlin has recently issued its R&D Annual Report 2016, highlighting the significant academic impact of the school’s research. Members of the ESMT faculty published 25 peer-reviewed articles, 12 of which appeared in the most influential A+ journals such as Administrative Science Quarterly, American Economic Review, Journal of Marketing, Management Science, and Operations Research.