Launched in 2014, INITIUM is the Center for Leaders, Entrepreneurs and Innovators of the Universidad de Montevideo. It inspires entrepreneurial skills in students to help them in: creativity, sales planning, maturing of business ideas, product innovation, and project design. INITIUM seeks to expand an entrepreneurial culture within all the schools of the University, and consequently in Uruguay.
Director: Josefina Maisonnave
Entrepreneurship Program Coordinator: Anna Chiara Ortolani
New Project Coordinator: María Romina Dominzain
Students from 17 different countries will study at UM this semester
Authorities, professors and students welcomed the international students.
60 Volunteers joined “Universitarios en Acción”
A group of volunteers traveled to Minas to work in the Verdún School, visited elderly people in a nursing home and kids from an INAU home.
Aswath Damodaran visited Uruguay for the first time
NYU faculty lectured in seminar organized by the Universidad de Montevideo and the CFA Society of Uruguay