1946
CEI
CEI - Centre d'Etudes Industrielles is established by Alcan Aluminium, Limited (now Rio Tinto Alcan, Inc) in Geneva. CEI would function under this name until 1981.
1956
IMEDE
Institut pour l'Etude des Méthodes de Direction de l'Entreprise is established in Lausanne by Nestlé in coordination with Harvard Business School. The institute would operate under this name until 1989.
1972
MBA
IMD's world-class MBA program is launched.
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1981
IMI
CEI officially becomes IMI - International Management Institute and would function under this name until 1989.
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1989
WCY
Ranking the nations of the world in terms of economic outputs, IMD publishes the first World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY).
1946
CEI
CEI - Centre d'Etudes Industrielles is established by Alcan Aluminium, Limited (now Rio Tinto Alcan, Inc) in Geneva. CEI would function under this name until 1981.
1956
IMEDE
Institut pour l'Etude des Méthodes de Direction de l'Entreprise is established in Lausanne by Nestlé in coordination with Harvard Business School. The institute would operate under this name until 1989.
1972
MBA
IMD's world-class MBA program is launched.
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1981
IMI
CEI officially becomes IMI - International Management Institute and would function under this name until 1989.
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1989
WCY
Ranking the nations of the world in terms of economic outputs, IMD publishes the first World Competitiveness Yearbook (WCY).