Friday, 2 August 2019
Kevin and Data Analytics: From Little Knowledge To A Whole Career
Kevin and Data Analytics: From Little Knowledge To A Whole Career

The journey of Kevin, from being barely literate on data analytics to pursuing a career on it, shows that anyone is capable of grasping data analytics, regardless of how insignificant one’s background knowledge is. Just like him, joining ADSE can surely expand this knowledge and prepare oneself for a bright career and future ahead!


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Monday, 29 July 2019
I still do not regret having taken time off university to pursue this internship!
I still do not regret having taken time off university to pursue this internship!

During my time in the ASEAN Foundation, I learned to create written contents for various purposes, how to work together with different kinds of people, the inner-workings of a non-profit organisation, and more about ASEAN itself; things I couldn’t get from my classes alone. I also got to meet great people who I not only worked alongside with, but also got to share good laughs and conversations with.


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Monday, 29 July 2019
A Leap to Explore New Things
A Leap to Explore New Things

Exploring new things means delving into a distinct area you have never been exposed to, where everything is quite different and you steadily try to pick up new skills. This is what Vida Manuela Cornelius did when she first participated as Team Omotesando with Febe Rahellea in the ASEAN Data Science Explorers 2017.


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Wednesday, 17 July 2019
Data Analytics for a Financial Analyst
Data Analytics for a Financial Analyst

Before participating in ADSE 2017, Febe Rahellea was not familiar with data analytics at all. She was a student at Universitas Indonesia majoring in Accounting, with no background on data science and no prior experience in exploring data analytics software. But when Febe and her partner decided to join ADSE 2017 as Team Omotesando, she started to learn and understand about data science and data analytics software from her first encounter with SAP.


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Monday, 20 May 2019
ADSE Enablement Session: Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology
ADSE Enablement Session: Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology

The Nueva Ecija University of Science and Technology (NEUST), the Philippines, headed by their President, Dr Feliciana P. Jacoba was recognised as a partner institution of the ASEAN Foundation in the ASEAN Data Science Explorer and supporting institutes of higher learning. Since last month, the university conducts a series of ASEAN Data Science Explorer enablement sessions for trainers, faculty and students.


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Friday, 17 May 2019
Empowering Youth for Quality Education in Battambang Province
Empowering Youth for Quality Education in Battambang Province

What does it mean to be ASEAN change-makers?

Let me answer this question by sharing my personal encounter with them during my monitoring trip for the eMpowering Youths Across ASEAN (EYAA) programme in Battambang Province, Cambodia.


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Friday, 5 April 2019
Curiosity opens doors of opportunity
Curiosity opens doors of opportunity

This is what happened with Siriphone Siriphongphanh, a Laotian student who is majoring in Accounting at National University of Laos and Business Administration at Lao-American College, when she decided to take part in the ASEAN Foundation Model ASEAN Meeting ( AFMAM ) 2018.


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Tuesday, 2 April 2019
ADSE Story: Pay it Forward
ADSE Story: Pay it Forward

“Doesn’t matter if we did not win this competition. What matters is that we have made people aware of this problem and sooner or later people will move together to solve it. – Team Dok Champa (Alouny Senduangdeth and Chanthakone Rattanavong)

Meet Alouny Senduangdeth, a member of team Dok Champa from Lao DPR. Together with her team mate, Chanthakone Rattanavong, she joined the ASEAN Data Science Explorer 2018 and became one of the 10 regional finalists in the competition. Being an economics student, Alouny admitted that she had no idea what data analytics is when she signed up. However, when she found out that data analytics can be harnessed to provide data-driven solutions to create a better society, she made a decision to join the competition then and there.


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Friday, 29 March 2019
Meet our artistic ASEAN Youth Video Contest 2018 from Myanmar
Meet our artistic ASEAN Youth Video Contest 2018 from Myanmar

For Ah Khee Chel, the ASEAN Youth Video Contest was the highlight of his 2018 as the contest gave the much-needed exposure and opportunity for him to improve his skills in video making.


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