Spark Institute is a Future Studies hub for leaders and experts with game changing ambitions and professional curiosity.
We offer a set of executive programs driven by the subjects of disruptive technologies, digital transformation, accelerating business models and changing patterns of markets.
Join the Spark Leadeship Community to find new perspectives, recharge you with fresh energies, gain momentum to direct organizational or personal career towards a real and beneficial transformation.
Our programs offer a unique learning experience, through a carefully designed process of inspiration, experimentation and collaboration.
- Inspiring concepts are introduced throughout the programs to enrich your reference framework.
- Participants work in groups to solve challenges and address issues in group-discussions.
- An open space is created for playful experimentation and testing new solutions.
Faculty and think-tank
Spark is a meeting point of exceptional thinkers, outstanding scientist and successful leaders. Our faculty members hold significant track records in their fields of expertise and are trendsetting players of their markets and research areas.
Participants of our programs come from different bacgrounds, industries and cultures, which contributes to the diverse and exciting atmosphere of the Spark Community. The power of discussions, debates and reflections within the community is beyond expectations.
International Business School, the founding partner of Spark Institute offers Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Budapest and Vienna.
We hold strong focus on practice-oriented education and find it fundamental to forge partnerships with corporations and our Alumni in the business community. Partners and collaborators of IBS include large multinational companies as well as small businesses, the not-for-profit sector, and non-governmental organisations at national and regional levels.
From a school that was founded in 1991 as the first private higher education college in Central Europe, International Business School has grown into a truly modern and dynamic business school.
"We firmly believe that internationalisation is more than a market-driven necessity. Rather, it is an opportunity to provide intercultural education for our students with the resulting academic, cultural, intellectual and emotional gains in terms of their personal growth, sense of identity, self-esteem, life quality, openness and tolerance vis-a-vis others. We at IBS recognise and respect innovative curricula, modes of delivery and best practice developed by others in Europe and beyond."
Dr. László LÁNG, Rector
We offer six postgraduate programmes in English, on 3 campuses around Europe, all leading to the Master of Science degree conferred by our British partners. In order to accommodate your work commitments, we provide a flexible schedule with courses delivered in teaching blocks.
- MSc in Financial Management
- MSc in Human Resource Management
- MSc in International Management
- MSc in Marketing Management
- MSc in Startup Entrepreneurship
- MSc in Tourism Development and Management
Our bachelor’s programmes are 3-year full-time courses of modular studies leading to the Bachelor of Science degree conferred by The University of Buckingham.
Singularity University is a think-tank of Silicon Valley, which organizes 10+ Global Impact Competitions around the word in countries such as: USA, Canada, Central America, Brazil, Russia, Spain, etc. Since 2012 the Central-European region is on this virtual SU global map with the annual CEE Global Impact Competition.
Brain Bar Budapest
Brain Bar Budapest is Central Europe’s only festival on ethics and technology, where we debate the issues that will define our future on the long run - unhindered by conventions and unapologetic about breaking taboos.
Jazzy is a radio channel in Hungary, attracting a premium audience with a set of thematic programs around finance, environment and psychology amongst others.
Millás reggeli (Millions for breakfast)
One of Jazzy’s most popular show is all about the business world. It started off as a financial magazine program about 15 years ago and grew into the largest business morning show of Budapest.
We are producing it’s weekly column about disruptive technologies and exponentials.
Spark Institute at IBS
H-1031 Budapest, Záhony utca 7., Hungary
phone: : +36 1 588 8603
We are happy to hear from you. Share your questions, insight or ideas with us over Skype, Hangouts, Facebook, Twitter or lets grab a coffee and talk. You can a set a date with us at email@example.com
Executive programs, events and partners:
Application, fees, administration:
Events and communications: