University of Iowa, EFE Will Train Saudi Women on Entrepreneurship

November 8, 2021

The University of Iowa and Education For Employment (EFE) have launched a one-year project to train Saudi women from the western region on entrepreneurship skills in emerging sectors like information technology, real estate, and e-commerce.

Mandela Washington Fellow Wins ICT Awards

November 15, 2018

On October 24 in Kenya, one of our past Mandela Washington Fellows was the overall winner of The Connected Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Awards. Gervase Jeneri Wakoli had the SME with the largest social impact that aligned with the ministry of ICT. His Company Engho Kuku Farmer won both the agricultural category and the overall prize.

International Entrepreneurship - UI Students Venture to Cuba

April 23, 2018

Over spring break, 12 University of Iowa students traveled to Cuba to further their entrepreneurial and cultural studies by working with Cuban businesses and participating in local culture.

Q-C man heads Institute for International Business center in Iowa City

October 25, 2014

Dimy Doresca has been appointed as the director of the Institute for International Business at the University of Iowa. The goal of the institute is to help businesses in Iowa expand to global markets.

U of I joins ABI to help Iowa Businesses Go Global

October 15, 2014

The Institute for International Business at the University of Iowa is working with the Iowa Association of Business and Industry (ABI) to help small to mid-size Iowan businesses expand their markets globally.