Erika Fille T Legara, Aboitiz Chair in Data Science at AIM
Erika holds an Aboitiz Chair in Data Science, a professorship at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) where she is also the Program Director of its Master of Science in Data Science program, one of the leading data science graduate programs in the region. Dr. Legara is also a Senior Scientist at the Analytics, Computing, and Complex Systems lab (ACCeSs) at AIM. She specializes in data-driven analytics and modeling, computational social science, network science, and agent-based modelling. Erika obtained her PhD in Physics from the University of the Philippines-Diliman, garnering the Most Outstanding Graduate Student Award and the Edgardo Gomez Excellence in Dissertation Award in 2011. In 2018, she was recognized as one of the honorees of the 2018 The Outstanding Young Men (TOYM) award, the most prestigious leadership award given to Filipinos under 40. Prior to joining AIM, Erika was a scientist at innovation think tank A*STAR, Singapore under the Ministry of Trade & Industry.
Date & Time: April 16, 2020. 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue: ZOOM - Webinar Link will be sent after registration, 1h before event start.
Theme: The Current COVID-19 Crises and the Prospected Outlook for the Philippines and the rest of the world
Speaker: Erika Fille T. Legara, Aboitiz Chair in Data Science and Professor at AIM
In this webinar Erika Fille T. Legara, Aboitiz Chair in Data Science and Professor at AIM, will share the outlook on the current crisis the Philippines and the rest of the world is facing and explore what-if scenarios post-ECQ (after April 30 or later). She will also provide insights on the different epidemic models and their predictions that were presented to the Philippine government to inform policy.
As usual with the NordCham online events, you get the opportunity to ask your specific questions related to your situation.
The event will be done based on Chatham house rules, meaning a confidential setting. Any media coverage will be requested to get approval before using any information obtained during the event.
We hope to see you online on Wednesday the 16th of April from 11:00AM-12 noon.
A link to join via Zoom will be sent to all confirmed participants.
We are looking forward to seeing you at this inspiration event, which is part of the NordCham #BusinessAsUnusual.