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Rappler+ Webinar: Preparing for the pandemic’s impact using data

Apr 18, 2020 - 7:40 PM

Join via Zoom on Monday, April 20, 3 pm

Rappler PLUS Webinar: Making sense of the pandemic’s scale

Mar 31, 2020 - 6:38 PM

Let's talk about data on Friday, April 3, 10 am

Students show how AI can predict airline delays, drug vulnerability

Aug 24, 2019 - 1:59 PM

AIM's data science students present 16 artificial intelligence solutions to real-world problems

Asian Institute of Management wins award for technological innovation

May 07, 2019 - 7:32 PM

AIM's Analytics, Computing, and Complex Systems laboratory wins for supporting the teaching of 106 Master of Science in Data Science students

ACCeSs@AIM TEAM. Photo from AIM

From traffic to disease outbreaks: How AIM's data scientists hope to improve Filipinos' lives

Mar 19, 2019 - 3:00 PM

Data scientists from the Asian Institute of Management envision to use advanced analytics in interests that span from traffic research, health, intellectual property, to local applications like predicting the water level of Magat Dam

DATA SCIENTISTS. Sixty-four students of MSDS 2020 with (standing center to right) Associate Professor Erika leisure, Professor Chris Monterola, Assistant Professor Christian Alis, and Associate Dean Jamil Paolo Francisco. Photo from Asian Institute of Management

WATCH: Pinoys invent app to help kids with autism

Feb 16, 2019 - 8:00 AM

Named Emerald District, the app aims to bridge health practitioners and people with autism

Screenshot from Rappler

AIM, BGC conduct 2nd Innovation Fellowship program

Oct 01, 2018 - 6:23 PM

PRESS RELEASE: Classes will be held every Saturdays and some weekdays at the Asian Institute of Management in Makati and at the Clock-In Co-Working Space in Bonifacio High Street

[OPINION] Surviving AIM's first-of-its-kind innovation learning

Jun 17, 2018 - 1:40 PM

At the end of my journey with the Asian Institute of Management, I realized the world would be a better place if people would all have a solution-based approach to problems, or what we call 'design thinking'

Photo from AIM

AIM, BGC launc​h ​​fellowship ​progra​m for ​​innovators

May 08, 2018 - 7:47 PM

The ​fellowship ​program is a ​one-month module that will enable active knowledge transfer and creativity through competition, collaboration, and innovation

LIVE: Memorial for Washington SyCip

Oct 25, 2017 - 3:54 PM

Watch the memorial service for Washington SyCip live on Rappler on Wednesday, October 25

AIM's big data bid to regain business school leadership

Aug 27, 2017 - 3:00 PM

The Asian Institute of Management bets on data science as one way to reclaim its place among the top business schools in Asia

What's The Big Idea? AIM bids for big data leadership

Aug 24, 2017 - 8:49 PM

Coco Alcuaz speaks with AIM President and Dean Jikyeong Kang and her first recruit, Erika Legara about the school's bid for leadership in data science

AIM, Dado Banatao team up for new startup incubator

Jun 07, 2016 - 11:10 PM

Aside from the AIM Dado Banatao Incubator the school also launches two new programs to reach out to young scientists and more entrepreneurs

AIM, ADEC Innovations partner on research lab for 'next wave' PPPs

Mar 03, 2016 - 11:13 AM

The research lab will serve as a platform to study how best to implement public private partnerships that align with the UN’s global goals on health education and IT

APEC initiatives to kick in by 2016 – ABAC

Nov 14, 2015 - 6:02 PM

APEC Business Advisory Council ABAC 2015 says the work for promoting inclusive growth in the region will begin after the summit closes next week

MOVING FORWARD. The APEC Business Advisory Council (ABAC) 2015 gather to come up with recommendations that will address private sector concerns, mainly on putting the services sector at the forefront of international trade. All photos by Rob Reyes/Rappler

#CollaborateBeyondBorders: A conference on SMEs

Oct 07, 2015 - 3:01 PM

The Asian Institute of Management Accelerate is set to host a conference on small and medium sized enterprises SMEs on October 8 and 9

Rice price hike, 'job misery' major causes of hunger in PH

Sep 23, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Data show a very slow reduction in hunger incidence in the last 5 years despite the country experiencing respectable growth in GDP

A study conducted by the University of the Philippines School of Statistics notes that the rise in the price of rice mostly affects the poorest 30% of Filipinos. Photo from Shutterstock

HIGHLIGHTS: Aquino's last mile: Ramping up and sustaining 'Daang Matuwid'

Aug 03, 2015 - 8:49 AM

The BID consortium together with the Konrad Adenaeur Stiftung MAP and Rappler held a conference on August 3 2015 to assess the accomplishments and remaining initiatives of the Aquino administration

AIM graduate students examine rural Philippines

Jun 12, 2015 - 2:43 PM

A photo exhibit entitled Uncharted: MDM 2015 Goes Off the Beaten Track show the experiences of the Master in Development Management MDM class of 2015 during their immersion in 9 different provinces

Uncharted: AIM's Development Management class goes off the beaten track

May 18, 2015 - 1:32 PM

The exhibit intends to showcase the learnings and experiences of the institute s Master in Development class of 2015 during their immersion in 9 provinces across the Philippines

10th ASEAN Leaderspeak: ASEAN's cultural heritage through design and innovation

May 11, 2015 - 10:16 AM

Experts spell out issues and outline ways to prime up the textile and apparel sector’s readiness in response to the ASEAN Economic Community

Photo courtesy Asian Institute of Management ASEAN 2015 Project

#PHVote: May 12 forum to define 'The Leader I Want'

Apr 27, 2015 - 12:00 PM

UPDATED On May 12 2015 Rappler together with top Philippine academic universities is organizing a forum on leadership that aims to define the qualities of leadership critical for the country s next generation of leaders

9th ASEAN Leaderspeak: Educating ASEAN on marine and coastal management

Apr 23, 2015 - 12:15 PM

Distinguished scientists from the California Academy of Sciences CAS share their insights on citizen science as a new initiative for protecting and conserving essential marine and coastal areas

Dr. Terry Gosliner, Dr. Meg Burke, and Dr. Richard Mooi at the 9th ASEAN Leaderspeak at the Asian Institute of Management. Image courtesy AIM

8th ASEAN Leaderspeak Series: The ASEAN Woman Leader

Mar 03, 2015 - 7:21 PM

Sandy Sanchez Montano the First ASEAN Woman Leader Awardee is featured at the 8th ASEAN Leaderspeak Series entitled The ASEAN Woman Leader

Ms Sandy Sanchez-Montano delivering her Keynote Message at the 8th ASEAN Leaderspeak event. Image courtesy Asian Institute of Management

SMEs in the Philippines: Going beyond survival

Nov 11, 2014 - 10:54 AM

Many Philippine SMEs remain too small only meagerly augment household incomes and are unable to take advantage of opportunities brought about by ASEAN integration

Urban decay threatens hot Philippine economy

Oct 12, 2014 - 1:28 PM

Many infrastructure projects take up 3 administrations to finish and with Aquino s term in its last stretch an expert says a multi administration plan is needed to solve infrastructure woes

URBAN DECAY. Experts say infrastructure development in the Philippines must keep up with the growing economy to sustain growth. Photo by Francis Malasig/EPA

Facing unique risks, female survivors of Yolanda need help

Mar 08, 2014 - 11:29 AM

Female disaster survivors are vulnerable to exploitation and sexual abuse Save the Children lists down their specific needs that we can help address

COMMITMENT WALL. Participants of the seminar wrote down their personal vows to help empower female survivors of disasters. Photo from Save the Children

Why PH improves in competitiveness ranking

May 30, 2013 - 7:22 AM

The good news: the Philippines now ranks 38th among 60 countries The not so good news: we were 38th already in 2000 so we still have a long way to go

PH competitiveness rank jumps to 38th

May 30, 2013 - 6:50 AM

UPDATED The Philippines is one of the best performers in the 2013 World Competitiveness Yearbook ranking

OVERVALUED? An analyst says Philippine stocks may not be as expensive as they seem.

Ex-AIM president Felipe Alfonso dies

Apr 05, 2013 - 2:27 PM

Former Asian Institute of Management president and Meralco chairman Felipe B Alfonso passes away a week before he was about to turn 76

PH income below investment grade countries' average

Mar 30, 2013 - 8:19 AM

Despite upgrading the Philippines to investment grade Fitch Ratings notes that incomes remains below the average

LOW SALARY. PH salaries are still below average. Photo by AFP

Does investment grade matter for inclusive growth?

Mar 28, 2013 - 10:09 AM

It s largely inconsequential for the tens of thousands of micro small and medium scale enterprises that comprise the bulk of the Philippine production sector

PH needs 'judo economics' to further grow

Mar 19, 2013 - 3:09 PM

An expert says OFW remittances are a good source of funds for public goods

Q and A with the dean of AIM

Dec 08, 2012 - 7:20 PM

I make the pitch but you make the decision You knew what you were going for Ok I did not tell you the risks but did you ask? No you wanted the money

Why are we so gullible?

Dec 08, 2012 - 11:49 AM

Next time you get hoodwinked into a scam instead of saying you were gullible or greedy you can say you just wanted to be liked

PH competitiveness: Reasons for optimism

Jun 05, 2012 - 7:20 AM

The government needs to stay the course until a critical mass of mutually reinforcing positive investor sentiment and actual robust investments and economic outcomes takes full effect

PH least competitive in Asia-Pacific

May 31, 2012 - 10:21 AM

The Philippines slips 2 notches in a global competitiveness ranking of 59 economies Overall it still lags behind neighbors in the region although it is better in other indicators such as business and government efficiency

Overall performance in GCI 2008-2012