In 2010, MIT Sloan signed an agreement with Vale Technological Institute (ITV) in Brazil, a non-profit, post-graduate research and teaching institution established by Vale, the world’s second largest diversified mining company. MIT Sloan works with ITV on academic and research efforts that promote innovation, entrepreneurship, and sustainable development. The agreement expands a relationship with ITV that began in 2003 when MIT Sloan undertook a series of executive education programs held both in Cambridge and Brazil.

Read more about the Sloan-Vale agreement.