TECH_MBA is a unique postgraduate program in Chile, designed and taught jointly by the Faculty of Economics and Business, the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Architecture, Art, Design, to develop leadership skills and strategic management by favoring the development of business projects be developed. related to technology
Organized by Andres Bello University (UNAB) Discussion within the framework of the launch of the “Digital Business for Professionals”, Master in Business Administration Mention in Technology (TECH_MBA)In which the challenges of updating executive education in line with the rapid technological changes being experienced by the society were addressed.
Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business of UNAB, Michael Vargaswide that The activity has been an opportunity to publicize the programWhich is designed and taught jointly with the Faculty of Engineering and the Faculty of Architecture, Art, Design and Communication, moreover, showing its seal with tangible and real applications in the world of business and technology.
,We have sought to provide opportunities to train students in the areas which are at the forefront today, And unfortunately not being taught in Chile. In other words, it is part of our work, our hallmark, to always be at the forefront, but to address each issue with a multidisciplinary approach,” Vargas said.
Activity, which includes presentations by key figures in the technological innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem, such as Diego Gonzalez, CEO and Founder of defontana.com, and Wilson Pace, Lead at Digital Native Company Microsoft, Brought together a significant group of academics and professionals from the world of business and finance interested in acquiring the skills needed to adapt to the multidisciplinary demands of the industry.
“Inviting Faculty of Economics and Business, Faculty of Engineering and Creative Campus professors, students and potential interested parties for first-level interactions in the program, with major players in the technology industry, and to learn more about the Tech MBA , an avant-garde program that we are starting together,” he said. Julio GuzmanDirector of TECH_MBA.
UNAB as a Technical Partner
During the meeting, Paes pointed out the present and future technological needs from his professional experiences of large, medium and small companies, for which, He valued the efforts with UNAB, which he described as a partner that is always open to innovate to meet the needs of the market.
“It is an honor, a matter of pride for us, to work with the University with three important schools, integrating a vision, engineering, business and design creativity, as we believe this is the new professional that is needed in the market . With Microsoft we contribute our grain of sand from industry, we contribute with content, with professors and experts who will work closely with the UNAB teaching staff, who provide academic context”, detailed the Microsoft representative.
In this sense, Gonzalez also shared his experiences in the technology world, highlighting the importance of each company in defining how the professionals of the future should be built.
“Happy to participate in this new event at UNAB, this mix of professionals that is being created means a lot to us, People who understand technology deeply and who can be counted as leaders within companies in the market, who have not understood that without technology it is very difficult to compete today“, explained the CEO and founder of defontana.com.
TECH_MBA from UNAB is aimed at professionals who want to lead technological change in businessLed by professors immersed in the ecosystem, which will allow students to develop real technical projects during the interdisciplinary programme.