ATTRACT Academy is part of ATTRACT, a pioneering venture funded by the EU ‘Horizon 2020’ program that aims to help modernize the European economy and enhance people’s lives by creating products, services, companies and jobs.
Esade, Instituto Europeo di Design (IED) and Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech (UPC) have renewed their academic alliance Fusion Point within the framework of the ‘ATTRACT Academy’, a new European academic project aimed at promoting excellence in multidisciplinary education by means of several programs focused on innovation, technology, design, science and artificial intelligence to tackle and solve the challenges facing society in the coming years.
‘ATTRACT Academy’ is part of ATTRACT, a pioneering venture funded by the EU program ‘Horizon 2020’ which aims to help modernize the European economy and enhance people’s lives by creating products, services, companies and jobs. Within this new framework of collaboration, Esade, IED and UPC, through Fusion Point, have designed new specialist training courses that enable students to work with prestigious research groups on transforming and maximizing the benefits of new technologies for purposes of research and development for society by seeking applications in everyday life.
Founded in 1958, Esade ranks among the top ten business schools in Europe in the most important International MBA, Executive Education and university programme rankings. Esade has agreements and works with over 100 universities and business schools worldwide. The school offers doctoral programmes in management studies and conducts cutting-edge research in the fields of Data Science & Market Decisions, Economics & Finance, Entrepreneurship, Globalisation & Geopolitics, Governance, Innovation & Operations, Strategy, Leadership & People Management and Social Innovation.