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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

[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

Giving a gift to new employer can benefit domestic workers abroad – study

Oct 25, 2017 - 5:50 PM

A study shows that making a favorable first impression on an employer can have long term benefits for some OFWs

Mobile internet off in Togo before opposition protests

Sep 07, 2017 - 7:46 PM

On social media such as Facebook and Twitter which were still accessible using intermittent Wi Fi access in the capital Lome users call for services to be restored

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

Asia Society hosts forum on government, media, citizen action in an open society

Nov 29, 2016 - 3:11 PM

The December 5 forum features keynote speeches from Senator Bam Aquino analyst Karim Raslan and Facebook s Elizabeth Hernandez

Asia Society’s Transparency 5.0: From Theory to Action

Nov 17, 2016 - 1:31 PM

Asia Society and INCITEGov will host a multi sectoral forum on social media technology and governance on December 5

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

3 dead in ferry accident off Quezon

Feb 27, 2016 - 7:05 PM

The town police chief says sudden high and strong waves and possible overloading were reasons behind the accident

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

Oil confirmed under Africa's oldest wildlife park Virunga – DRC gov't

Nov 07, 2015 - 9:22 AM

UNESCO has warned several times that any exploration for oil in the park would be incompatible with its heritage status

HERITAGE SITE. An access to the Virunga National Park is seen near Rutshuru on June 17, 2014.  File photo by Junior D. Kannah/AFP

AIMS: Marketing competition for business undergraduates

Oct 21, 2015 - 2:00 PM

Press release: AIMS is a 3 day premier marketing competition open for all junior and senior undergraduates from prestigious business colleges in Metro Manila

How much of our country will we lose to political dynasties in 2016?

Oct 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM

After Election Day will the country be able to reclaim territory from dynasties or will the bleeding continue?

Surge of party list nominations expected on last day

Oct 15, 2015 - 7:47 PM

This means each party list group submitting nominations on October 16 must ideally be able to complete in under 5 minutes each of the steps required for filing

#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

Towards Zero Poverty: A symposium on shared prosperity

Sep 21, 2015 - 1:54 PM

The AIM Rizalino S Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness NEDA and the UNDP invite you to a policy symposium titled Towards Zero Poverty

Limiting political dynasties will help the poor

Aug 19, 2015 - 2:13 PM

The clearest way out of the dynastic trap is not simply to educate voters but to implement the constitutional prohibition against political dynasties

Rappler, AIM team up to raise awareness on ASEAN integration

Jun 19, 2015 - 10:15 AM

Rappler and AIM will work on a series of stories to explain to readers how ASEAN integration will affect them

TEAMING UP. From left to write, AIM's Dr Federico Macaranas and Dr Jikyeong Kang, and Rappler's Maria Ressa and Glenda Gloria sign a Memorandum of Understanding to publish content on ASEAN integration. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Nintendo celebrates 30 years of Super Mario at E3

Jun 17, 2015 - 4:10 AM

Aside from a number of Super Mario Bros related games Nintendo reveals a slew of trailers for everything from Star Fox Zero to The Legend of Zelda

NINTENDO PUPPETS AT E3. Screen shot from YouTube.

Economic competitiveness under Aquino

May 28, 2015 - 11:29 AM

The Philippines has effectively arrested its historical decades long decline Now is the time for greater ambition as well as policies and investments to bring the Philippines to the next level

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

HIGHLIGHTS: #PHVote The Leader I Want Forum

May 14, 2015 - 5:12 PM

Rappler together with the Building an Inclusive Democracy consortium will discuss what kind of leaders the Philippine voters want

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

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

The invisible kids of the streets

Dec 19, 2014 - 4:28 PM

Street children with disabilities Ever thought of them?

LOVE. Children staying at Virlanie's Aime Home enjoying a round of videoke during their Christmas party. All photos by Fritzie Rodriguez/Rappler

#HungerProject: Aiming for #ZeroHunger

Nov 14, 2014 - 10:01 AM

Aiming for ZeroHunger highlights the best practices and challenges faced by those fighting hunger and malnutrition in the country

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

Dialogue in the Dark: Rethinking business education

Jul 28, 2014 - 2:22 PM

The dialogue is the bond that creates trust among them even though they do not see each other

Winners and losers in ASEAN 2015

Apr 06, 2014 - 10:37 AM

A number of ASEAN firms are taking steps towards grabbing opportunities that ASEAN 2015 could bring but some sectors also stand to lose out

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The 2nd Asian Business Conference 2014

Apr 04, 2014 - 4:55 PM

Business leaders entrepreneurs public servants the academe and members of civil society are encouraged to join the conference

Investing in our national security

Oct 28, 2013 - 5:08 PM

The nation faces an inter generational struggle to maintain our sovereignty and territorial integrity

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

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

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

Debt free?

Jun 25, 2012 - 5:20 PM

Should our goal necessarily be to diminish debt to zero? There are good reasons for countries to possess some level of debt—not too much but not too little either

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