Reinventing Higher Education

The 6th International Conference

“Shaping Global Citizens”


IE University Campus, c/maría Molina 31, 4th floor

Monday, October 19th, 2015



17:30 – 17:40

Opening remarks
  • Santiago Iñiguez, President, IE University
  • Simon Manley, British Ambassador in Spain

17:40 – 19:15

Introductory Panel: “Managing Universities with a global motto”
  • Frédéric Mion, President, Sciences Po
  • Nigel Thrift, President , Warwick University
  • Ahmad Hasnah, President, Hamad Bin Khalifa University (QF)
  • Karen Sibley , VP for Strategic lnitiatives , Brown University
  • Santiago lñiguez, President, IE University
  • Cristián Larroulet, Founding Member and Professor, Universidad del Desarollo (UDD) , former Minister General Secretariat of the Presidency of Chile.
  • Moderator: Andrew Mackay, Director, British Council Spain


Welcome Cocktail/Dinner
(Selfie Restaurant, C/ de Núñez de Balboa , 123)

Tuesday October 20th, 2015

09:00 – 10:30

Panel 1 : “The impact of Diversity in work and learning environments ”
  • Jacqueline Jenkins, Senior Advisor, Education Engagement, British Council
  • Jacqui Chan, Head of Diversity & lnclusion , Airbus & Airbus Group
  • Lee Newman, Dean , IE School of Human Sciences & Technology, IE University
  • Maripé Menéndez, Senior Advisor, Africa, Europe and Middle East, Regional Manager Spain & Portugal at International Baccalaureate
  • John T.S. Keeler, Dean Graduate School of Public and lnternational Affairs , University of Pittsburgh
  • Moderator: Joe Avison, Managing Director Global Relations , Chronicle of Higher Education


KEYNOTE SPEECH “How global c itizenship in antiquity teaches us, through the humanities about global citizenship today “
  • A.C. Grayling, Master of the New College of the Humanities, and a Supernumerary Fellow of St Anne’s College, Oxford
  • Present: Arantza de Areilza, Dean of Humanities , IE University


Coffee Break


Panel 2: “What moves global stories of higher education?” the media perspective
  • Chris Parr, Digital and Communities Editor, Times Higher Education
  • Malini Sen, National Editor, Education Times , Times of India
  • David Wheeler, Editor, Al Fanar Media , Former lnternational Editor Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Moderator: Al Goodman, CNN Madrid correspondent


Wrap-up se ssion and c onc lusions
  • Salvador Carmona, Rector, IE University, President European Accounting Association