Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for more upcoming events.

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On-Campus

Ongoing throughout the year

Classroom Previews
Attend a class delivered by ASB faculty, distinguished professors from MIT Sloan School as well as professors and practitioners who have profound expertise in Asian economies

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On-Campus

12 April 2019, Friday

Action Learning Symposium
Meet ASB students, faculty, and host organizations as we celebrate the results of our Action Learning Spring 2019 projects. Sign-ups are limited to five prospective students.

Kuala Lumpur

13 April 2019, Saturday

Access MBA Tour in Kuala Lumpur
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

Jakarta

8 April 2019, Monday

Access MBA Tour in Jakarta
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

2 April 2019
Tuesday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Ho Chi Minh City
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

On-Campus

28 – 31 March 2019
Thursday – Sunday

Admit Weekend
Exclusively for admitted students, this weekend features a preview class, networking with students and faculty, and a tour of Kuala Lumpur.

Mexico City, Mexico

9 March 2019
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Mexico City
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

On-Campus

7 March 2019
Thursday

MBA Info Session
Join us for our MBA Info Session to learn why Asia School of Business has “the most innovative MBA program in the world”.

Bogota, Colombia

5 March 2019
Tuesday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Bogota
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

Santiago, Chile

27 February 2019
Wednesday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Santiago
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

Sao Paulo, Brazil

23 February 2019
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Sao Paulo
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

20 February 2019
Wednesday

Masterclass (Off-Campus Classroom Preview)
This Masterclass is led by Professor Melati Nungsari, Assistant Professor of Economics at the Asia School of Business and a Research Affiliate at MIT Sloan School of Management.

Bangalore, India

20 February 2019
Wednesday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Bangalore
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

Mumbai, India

16 February 2019
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Mumbai
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

26 January 2019
Saturday

Ladies’ Lunch
The Ladies Lunch is an annual by-invitation-only ASB event especially curated for professional females who are passionate about taking their career to the next level.

On-Campus

23 January 2019
Wednesday

Exclusive Corporate Preview Session
This student panel and information session is invite-only for promising MBA candidates from selected corporate partners.

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Online

10 – 12 December 2018
Monday – Wednesday

Online Global Chat (Worldwide)
Join this online event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Sarawak, Malaysia

1 December 2018
Wednesday

MBA Info Session
Meet the Chief Operations Officer, Rhoda Yap, the Deputy Director of Career Development, DW, and a panel of students and alumni for an in-depth look into all that ASB has to offer

Online

28 November 2018
Wednesday

Online Regional Chat (Asia and Middle East)
Join this online event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Dubai, UAE

17 November 2018
Saturday

Dubai Coffee Chat with the Associate Dean
Chat about your MBA aspirations with Sean Ferguson, the Associate Dean for Asia School of Business

Mumbai, India

14 November 2018
Wednesday

Mumbai Coffee Chat with the Associate Director of Admissions
Chat about your MBA aspirations with Gulnura Rakhyshova, the Associate Director of Admissions

St Petersburg, Russia

4 October 2018
Thursday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in St Petersburg
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Moscow, Russia

6 October 2018
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Moscow
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Istanbul, Turkey

8 October 2018
Saturday

Istanbul Coffee Chat with the Associate Director of Admissions
Chat about your MBA aspirations with Gulnura Rakhyshova, the Associate Director of Admissions

Online (Middle East)

1 – 3 October 2018
Thursday

Speak to the Admissions Team during the One-To-One Online MBA Event by Access MBA Tour
Join this online event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Bangkok, Thailand

1 September 2018
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the MBA Tour in Bangkok
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Cape Town, South Africa

1 September 2018
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Cape Town
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Lagos, Nigeria

5 September 2018
Wednesday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Lagos
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Accra, Ghana

8 September 2018
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Accra
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Johannesburg, South Africa

29 August 2018
Wednesday

Meet the Admissions Team at the Access MBA Tour in Johannesburg
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Manila, Philippines

23 August 2018
Thursday

Meet the Admissions Team at the MBA Tour in Manila
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Jakarta, Indonesia

25 August 2018
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the MBA Tour in Jakarta
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam

29 August 2018
Wednesday

Meet the Admissions Team at the MBA Tour in Vietnam
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Sydney, Australia

18 August 2018
Saturday

Meet the Admissions Team at the MBA Tour in Sydney
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Melbourne, Australia

20 August 2018
Monday

Meet the Admissions Team at the MBA Tour in Melbourne
Join this event for a personalized meeting with admissions team and get all the information you need in your MBA search

Singapore

12 July 2018
Thursday

Sloan on the Road
Meet the Admissions Team during the Sloan on the Road event in collaboration with MIT Sloan

Kuala Lumpur

12 July 2018
Thursday

Sloan on the Road
Meet the Admissions Team during the Sloan on the Road event in collaboration with MIT Sloan

Detroit, US

13 July 2018
Friday

Breakfast Info Session
Meet the Director of Admissions, Associate Dean of Asia School of Business over breakfast to learn more about our innovative MBA programs and have your questioned answered

Bangkok, Thailand

15 July 2018
Sunday

Sloan on the Road
Meet the Admissions Team during the Sloan on the Road event in collaboration with MIT Sloan

Online (Europe & Asia)

11 – 13 June 2018
Monday – Wednesday

Access MBA Global Online Chat
Speak to the Admissions Team online during 25-minute private Skype meetings

Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for more upcoming events.

Past Events

14 April 2019
Sunday

Mandarin Oriental, Kuala Lumpur

MBA Graduation 2019
Students of MBA 2019 graduate from their program

Date/Time
Venue
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28 – 31 March 2019
Thursday – Sunday

Sasana Kijang/ Lanai Kijang

Admit Weekend
Exclusively for admitted students, this weekend features a preview class, networking with students and faculty, and a tour of Kuala Lumpur.

15 February 2019
Friday

Sasana Kijang

Summer Fair
The Career Fair looks into Summer Associate Programs for Class of 2020.

11 – 15 February 2019
Monday – Friday

Kuala Lumpur

EPGM 6
MIT Sloan’s Executive Program in General Management (EPGM) offsite immersion in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The EPGM program introduces mid-career managers and leaders to the latest in MIT thought leadership on innovation, strategy, decision-making, and leadership.

10 January 2019
Thursday

Sasana Kijang

Full-Time Career Fair
The Career Fair focuses in full time employment prospects for the graduating class of 2019.

10 January 2019
Thursday

Sasana Kijang

MIT Insights Series
ASB’s signature Faculty Insights Series see MIT Sloan faculty share their expertise and knowledge with Asia’s business community right here in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

14 December 2018
Friday

RedQ

Innovation Intervention Bootcamp with AirAsia: Follow-Up Session
Follow-up on the progress of the participants of the 3 corproate development training programs organized for AirAsia.

13 December 2018
Thursday

Sasana Kijang

Christmas Celebration
ASB Annual Christmas celebration for students, staff and partners

11 December 2018
Tuesday

Sasana Kijang

Action Learning Symposium
Students present their Action Learning Projects and Learnings to their Host Companies

8 December 2018
Sunday

Sasana Kijang

Lean In Malaysia’s unConference 2018
Lean In Malaysia’s unConference 2018 is Lean In Malaysia’s annual flagship event that gathers speakers from various backgrounds and industries to discuss a wide range of progressive ideas which focuses on adjustments or differences that women can take to be more empowered in the decisions that they make.

5 – 7 December 2018
Wednesday – Friday

RedQ

3rd Innovation Intervention Bootcamp with AirAsia
Corporate development training for AirAsia staff aimed at improving innovation mindsets.

22 November 2018
Thursday

Sasana Kijang

CCB-Iclif-ASB Training
ASB and Iclif jointly organised training program for the executives of China Coopoeration Bank

21 November 2018
Wednesday

Sasana Kijang

Dilwali Celebration
ASB Annual Diwali celebration for students, staff and partners

17 – 18 November 2018
Saturday – Sunday

Sasana Kijang

Eco Biz 3: Stage 2 Workshop
2-day bootcamp for the Top 10 teams of Alliance Bank and GreenTech’s Eco Biz Challenge 2018.

9 November 2018
Friday

Sasana Kijang

Preview Day
Interested students are welcome to come visit us on campus, meet our students and faculty and sit in for a few test classes.

8 November 2018
Thursday

Sasana Kijang

Powering the Future
The Institute for Democracy and Economic Affairs (IDEAS) in collaboration with ASB discuss Malaysia’s energy policy challenges based on the paper written by our Ass. Professor Renato Lima de Oliveira in this close door seminar for the players in the energy industry.

2 – 4 November 2018
Friday – Sunday

Lanai Kijang

Data Unchained Malaysia 2018
AXIATA Group partners with ASB to host Data Unchained Malaysia 2018, Malaysia’s largest datathon with the aim of helping to build capacity and talent in the field of data sciences and analytics.

29 October 2018
Monday

Intercontinental

Eco Biz 3: Stage 1 Workshop
Design Thinking workshiop for 100 University students from 25 Universities across Malaysia who are semifinalists of Alliance Bank and GreenTech’s Eco Biz Challenge 2018.

15 – 17 October 2018
Monday – Wednesday

RedQ

2nd Innovation Intervention Bootcamp with AirAsia
Corporate development training for AirAsia staff aimed at improving innovation mindsets.

12 October 2018
Friday

Sasana Kijang

Making the Marketing Pitch
Our students try to take home the marketing pitch trophy once again! Come for the pitch and let industry experts be the judge of your marketing campaign!

8 – 11 October 2018
Monday – Thursday

DoubleTree by Hilton and Sasana Kijang

Innovation Intervention Bootcamp with UOB
Corporate development training for UOB staff from 6 country offices aimed at improving innovation mindsets and developing talent.

3 October 2018
Wednesday

Sasana Kijang

Global Development Agenda: from MDGs to SDGsb
Join us for an overview of the international development space and a snapshot history of how the sustainability agenda has evolved

25 September 2018
Tuesday

Sasana Kijang

KL Info Session
Meet our admissions team at out first KL info session for the year as our applications are launched.

14 – 15 September 2018
Friday – Saturday

Sasana Kijang

Makerfest
MBA – Jaya

13 September 2018
Thursday

Sasana Kijang

Design Thinking Class
MBA2020 Students

12 September 2018
Wednesday

Sasana Kijang

Action Learning Meet & Greet
Our students and Action Learning Partners meet for the first time before their project kick-off

3 September 2018
Monday

Sasana Kijang

MBA 19 Kick-Off
MBA Class of 2019 is back from their Summer Action Learning Projects to start their final year

3 September 2018
Monday

Renaissance Hotel KL

3rd Liberalism Conference 2018
Come join Prof. Renato to a panel that will discuss the role of state-owned companies (GLCs) in the economy and Malaysia’s recent political changes.

23 – 25 August 2018
Thursday – Saturday

Lanai Kijang

ASB MakerFest
As part of the MBA Immersion program, the ASB MBA Class of 2020 participated in the MakerFest run by ASB IEC.

23 – 31 July 2018
Monday – Tuesday

QIUP campus, Ipoh

4th Social Venture Youth Exchange
A program aimed at encouraging youth to be social entrepreneurs, organized with 3 Korean Universities: Hanyang University, Korea Polytechnic University, Ajou University and 1 Malaysian University: QIUP.

25 – 27 June 2018
Monday – Wednesday

RedQ

1st Innovation Intervention Bootcamp with AirAsia
Corporate development training for AirAsia staff aimed at improving innovation mindsets.

3 – 5 May 2018
Thursday – Saturday

QIUP campus, Ipoh

ASB-QIUP MakerFest
MakerFest as a start of a year-long cooperation with QIUP to build their University’s entrepreneurship ecosystem.

7 February 2018
Wednesday

Kuala Lumpur

Masterclass with Professor Loredana Padurean: Diversity in Education
The Masterclass showcases what the MBA classroom experience is like and it’s an amazing opportunity to see how classes are run and content is shaped in an engaged learning environment.

Upcoming Events

Stay tuned for more upcoming events.

Past Events
Date/Time
Venue
Details

20 – 22 November 2018
Tuesday – Thursday

Dubai

Dubai Trek
Theme focused – “A Balance Play”

25 – 26 October 2018
Thursday – Friday

Pt. Douglas, Australia

CX Leaders Council 2018 – Asia Pacific
The CX Leaders Council is an annual, invitation-only gathering of leading customer experience executives from around the world.

10 – 12 October 2018
Wednesday – Friday

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Trek
Theme focused – “Professional Services, Boutique Finance and Start-Up Ecosystem”

20 – 22 September 2018
Thursday – Saturday

Jakarta

ASB-Habibie Festival MakerFest
MakerFest for 50 youth from different schools and Universities in Jakarta.

10 – 11 September 2018
Monday – Tuesday

Singapore

Singapore Trek
Theme focused – “Technology and Start-Ups”

13 – 14 August 2018
Monday – Tuesday

Hanyang University campus

Asia Pacific Youth Exchange
Organized a MakerFest for 120 youth from 30 countries in Asia.

13 – 14 August 2018
Monday – Tuesday

Chicago, USA

2018 Academy of Management Annual Meeting
Despite the benefits of international expansion, family firms are commonly portrayed as being conservative, risk averse, and therefore unwilling to assume the risks associated with international markets. Yet, many of the world’s largest and most dynamic multinational companies are family firms. In order to understand this paradox and reconcile previous mixed empirical results, we conducted longitudinal analyses of international market entry and survival on 2,344 Spanish manufacturing firms corresponding to 14,584 firm-year observations from 2001-2012.

8 – 12 August 2018
Wednesday – Sunday

Incheon, Korea

6th Asian Youth Forum
Focused on the theme youth employment and skills development, supported ADB in organizing the largest youth conference in Asia.

3 – 5 August 2018
Friday – Sunday

San Francisco

International Symposium on Academic Makerspaces 2018
ASB IEC presented its work at the biggest international academic conference on makerspaces.

24 – 25 July 2018
Tuesday – Wednesday

Bangkok, Thailand

MIT Sloan-Sasin Action Learning Conference
At the MIT Sloan-Sasin Action Learning Educating Leaders to Drive Real Change Conference, you will learn from distinguished speakers about how Action Learning is being used to shape education, improve leadership practices in corporations, and drive social change in the Asia-Pacific region.

12 – 13 July 2018
Thursday – Friday

Detroit, USA

Venture for America Training Camp
Training Camp is five weeks of learning new skills, getting to know your Fellow class, and beginning to think like an entrepreneur. At Training Camp, you’ll probably work harder than you did throughout four years in college, but in the end, you’ll come out stronger, energized and knowing you have your entire Fellow class beside you.

1 – 7 July 2018
Sunday – Saturday

Barcelona, Spain

2018 International Teachers Program – Module 2
Co-taught with faculty from LBS-London, HEC-Paris, Bocconi-Milan, IMD-Lausanne, and SSE-Stockholm in the 2018 International Teachers Program, Module 2 held in Barcelona, Spain, as a follow-up to Module 1 that was held in January 2018 in IAE Aix-en-Provence, France.

27 – 28 June 2018
Wednesday – Thursday

Manila, Philippines

The AACSB Assurance of Learning Seminar
Two day seminar, co-taught with Professor Renee Kim (Hanyang University, S. Korea) on the topic of designing and measuring goals and objectives of business degree programs. Target audience: faculty, directors and deans of Asia-Pacific business schools.

9 – 10 March 2018
Friday – Saturday

Singapore

The AACSB Art and Science of Teaching Workshop
Two day seminar, co-taught with Professor David Sharp (Ivey School of Business, Canada) on the science of learning and its application in the classroom, curriculum design, student engagement and management, technology for the classroom, and case teaching and case writing.

7 – 8 March 2018
Wednesday – Thursday

Singapore

The AACSB Assurance of Learning Seminar
Two day seminar, co-taught with Professor Renee Kim (Hanyang University, S. Korea) on the topic of designing and measuring goals and objectives of business degree programs. Target audience: faculty, directors and deans of Asia-Pacific business schools.