The University of Deusto has recently hosted the World Assembly of Jesuit Higher Education Institutions. During its celebration un July 2018, it has become the capital of Jesuit universities and welcome the presidents, rectors and heads of over two hundred Jesuit higher education universities and institutions worldwide in Bilbao including Georgetown University, Santa Clara University, Loyola Chicago, San Francisco University, Pontificia Gregoriana (Italy), Javeriana Bogotá, Iteso (Mexico), Universidad Católica de Córdoba (Argentina), Ateneo de Manila University or Sofia University in Tokyo.

This Deusto Assembly 2018 has also inaugurated the International Association of Jesuit Universities (IAJU), as the Society of Jesus’ official higher education network.

This meeting in Bilbao marks the recognition and support to the University of Deusto and to the city of Bilbao as a whole.

Here in Moriwase, we are extremely proud to have contributed with the creation of this video for the inauguration event. A piece to present Deusto to the whole international community and a first approach to our history, mission and the importance of belonging to the new IAJU network.