ONE-TO-ONE, new mentoring program for IED Alumni

The IED group launches a new exclusive mentoring program for alumni, within the framework of the new IED Alumni Network platform.

The One-to-One program connects prestigious alumni with recent graduate students to find answers and support in their professional development.

The one-hour sessions will allow the participants to ask questions about new business gestation processes, creation of fashion collections, personal branding or strategic design, among others. The project starts with 10 professionals, with more to be added over the coming months.

Three of the participating professionals are alumni of IED Madrid::

Lucía Martínez Prado, a 2015 graduate of IED Madrid, is founder and CEO of Break-event, a platform that helps concert promoters reduce uncertainty and predict the success of their events. Previous to Break-event, she worked at Doctor Music, one of the largest live music companies in Spain, spending the last 6 years introducing digital products and services to the market. 

Mariano de la Canal is an Industrial Designer, graduated in Product Design in 2015 from IED Madrid. He currently works at Propelland as Lead Strategist, leading teams in all phases of the design process and trains teams in design methodologies such as Design Thinking, Sprint, Agile and Lean Startup, both in universities and companies.

Oscar Anibal Pozuelos, is a strategic designer and believes that creativity promotes innovation. With over nine years of international experience, he has worked for institutions and large corporations to small studios and consultancies to help them develop new business models. He actively promotes innovation and creativity addressing social innovation, strategic design and creative processes.

They are some of the professionals who will offer their mentoring programme, contributing their international vision and knowledge acquired during their career. 

If you are a former student, this is your chance! Register here on the Alumni platform and enjoy the One-to-one program and many more advantages!