MBS Middle East runs for a good cause
An MBS Middle East team of 50 runners competed in the annual Dubai Creek Striders half marathon to mark the 50th anniversary of MBS worldwide. MBS’ “50 for 50” team also raised funds for the School's chosen charity in the region, Al Noor Training Centre for Children with Special Needs. Since then, MBS' community in the Middle East actively gives back to the community by raising money for charities and by supporting our partners' give back to the community initiatives such as ACCA's 2016 Blood Donation Drive.
MBS launches Middle-East Women in Business Forum
MBS Middle East hosts its first Women in Business breakfast at Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah hotel in spring 2015. More than 50 business women and entrepreneurs from across the UAE heard about the unique challenges that women face in their way of building a career in the Middle East. The panel of eminent speakers included Nisreen Shocair - President of Virgin Megastores Middle East; Dr. Nada Jammoul Messaikeh - Associate Vice Provost for Administration at New York University Abu Dhabi; Bhavani Suresh, MBA - CEO of Nbiz infosol; Dareen Khayyat-Zoughbi, MBA - CEO of NADEREEN. The discussion was moderated by Geetu Ahaju, Head of CIMA Middle East.
MBS launches ground-breaking research into Creativity & Innovation in the GCC
To coincide with the Year of Innovation in the United Arab Emirates, MBS Middle East Centre launches what is believed to be the first in-depth research into the drivers and barriers to creativity and innovation in the cultural context of the GCC. The research programme is being led by Dr. Mark Batey, creativity specialist at MBS and one of the world's leading researchers into creativity in the workplace. You can learn more about the research Click Here
2015 50th Anniversary
MBS 50th anniversary in 2015 was an opportunity to share the celebrations at the annual Middle East Student and Alumni Gala Dinner, where the MBA Programme Director addressed the school’s community on this unique occasion.