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    MIE students opened the stock exchange at Euronext

    For the course growth strategy, a part of MIE went to Stockholm to investigate the start-up ecosystem. Euronext commissioned the students the following research question: “Why are so many scale-ups going to Stockholm to realize an IPO?”. 

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    5 things International Fashion Management has given me

    Anouk Van Dingenen is an adventurous International Fashion Management student at Antwerp Management School. Her and her class spent traveled to London, Milan and São Paulo during their program and this is her story looking back on her experience.  

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    Becoming the Entrepreneur of your Life

    Andrea is one of our Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship  students. Her and her team were fortunate enough to be given the opportunity to learn from YouthStart on how to become the Entrepreneur of their own life. This is her story:  

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    Compost with our Students

    Compost With Us Gandhincul Cakra Maruti, Hamza Fikri, Julan Das, Madhumanti Bhattacharjee, Rajesh Raju and Vandana Mallipudi are AMS SDG ambassadors. They wrote this article and produced the video below (yes you have to wait until the end :) ) to

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    Masters of HRM Collaborates with Bpost bank

     

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    Why does Stockholm attract Entrepreneurs?

     

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    What to expect from Brazil? School, safety and overall experience

     

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    MIFM discovers the New Business of Fashion in London!

        Anouk Van Dingenen is an ambitious International Fashion Management student at Antwerp Management School wrote about her experience in London with her class.

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    Why our Master in Fashion Management students love studying in Milan

    The class of Master in International Fashion Management student Anouk Van Dingenen moved to Milan for 6 weeks. Discover all the reasons why she loved studying about fashion in Milan.  

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    Master in Fashion Management: what can you expect?

      Anouk Van Dingenen started the brand new Master in International Fashion Management at Antwerp Management School and wrote a general program overview.

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    Modest Fashion Forum

    On November 23, some fashionistas from the Master of Innovation and Entrepreneurship went to the Modest Fashion Forum, an event organised by Mvslim. Mvslim is an organization that wants to inspire the next generation to aim for the extraordinary. The

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    ChainPORT hackathon

    Global ports around digital logistics and innovation @Antwerp! The ChainPort hackathon was organized to find innovative solutions to current issues being faced by the Port of Antwerp such as port traffic congestion, connectivity between various ports

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    When you taste success...

    Our course is about to end in coming two months. All the dreams that we have seen are going to come true. Some will work here, and some will go back to serve their own country, what’s going to be the same for everyone is the experience and memories

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    Four interesting things about Belgium

    To begin with, I would like to mention that all below opinions are from an Asian girl who has been living Antwerp for half a year. I apologize first if anything written here would offend anyone.

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    5 tips when applying for jobs

    1. Look for companies with a corporate culture that fit your personal values and way of working When looking for vacancies, the first thing you should do is find out more about the company you are applying for. How are you supposed to get to know the

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    Pasta and Fries - Milan meets Antwerp | Business Design Workshop 2018

    You need a pretty good reason to get students up at 2.30 am. Well, a flight to Milan, the European capital of design, definitely was. Sunday, 18th February 2018, 3.15 in the morning. 27 students of the Master in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (MIE)

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    Leadership Workshops on Valentine's Day

    How can you make Valentine’s Day more fun when you have to be at school? A wonderful workshop day is the answer. Today, our master students have a morning session for a leadership workshop organized by ourselves. We were informed to do it since last

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    HUMANS OF AMS - Jobhunting featuring Emma

    Hi Emma! First of all, thank you for coming. Could you shortly introduce yourself?

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    What is it like to visit Board of Innovation?

    Last week MIE attended the consulting company Board of Innovation. As usual, before actually meeting the company, we had our expectations regarding the company and the upcoming meeting. We expected to see an environment that exists in companies like

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    Going Sustainable!

    SDG Exchange Day Sustainability has been present at AMS since the Onboarding Days. We have been acquainted with its importance, not only from a business point of view, but how it impacts our daily life as well. That is the reason why the school

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    A special class of MGM: how to make dumplings

    Around 1800 years ago, dumpling was first invented in China, which was only for special festivals. Nowadays, Chinese people also eat this traditional food even in daily life. Besides, dumplings are becoming more popular worldwide because of its

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    Beep, Beep - Young Potential coming through

    Tuesday January 9th 2018, the official AMS Career Day. Or: a way to kick-off the new year with a bang – AMS style. To reflect on our ideal job and career, AMS organised this Career Day for all full-time master students to help prepare us for when we

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    How to celebrate Christmas with your AMS-family away from home

    AMS Family Dinner Christmas is the most important festival for western people. On Christmas Eve, all the family members will gather together and have a big family dinner. What about the international students of Antwerp Management School who stay

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    Building bridges between different cultures, literally

    Cultural awareness is one of the key competences young professionals must be equipped with when doing business in a globalized world. At Antwerp Management School, students from several nationalities study and work together within an international

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    Dublin: Google, Dropbox, Salesforce, endless landscapes and tempting Guinesses

    Dublin Challenge Dublin is a wonderful city. Just visiting interesting companies or going sightseeing there is definitely not a challenge. What really is challenging is saving up three days in order to attend a trip in another country while we have

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    KS204

    If you are wondering what’s KS204, then please don’t, it’s just a room no: written in bold. But its not just a room, it’s a small world with people representing different part of mother earth. Some from the far east and most from the west, out of

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    Who are we? What drives us?

    Dear reader,

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    Dream job, this way

    October 25, 2017. The AMS career fair; a defining moment for the careers of AMS-students. Okay well, maybe not defining, but nonetheless, let’s just say that it’s an important event for all current full-time master students at AMS. Two times a year,

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    Antwerp, you ditched me!

    Antwerp, you don’t know the pain of waking up in the middle of the night to close the window. On top of that, it rains in winter, where in the world does this happen? In India, winter is a luxury, only the selected few from specific regions can have

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    Fail fast, cheap and often - Startup Bootcamp 2017

    „Never forget to have fun. Entrepreneurship must be fun!” With this statement Sven de Vocht, professor for Entrepreneurship and director of the Antwerp Chamber of Commerce, started and ended the ‘Startup Bootcamp’ course of this year’s MIE (Master of

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    Budapest it is!

    It’s noon of 15th of October and sixteen students of MCEB along with the program manager Eline are rushing towards the beautiful train station of Antwerp. The rush is to reach Brussels airport in time to board a flight to Budapest.

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    Day trip to Ghent

    Discovering new places of your new country is always a good idea if you want to know more about its culture, history and traditions. The student representatives from the MGM program organised a day trip to Ghent, where all the classmates could enjoy

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    Social Project in China

    As Chinese experts-in-making, we are currently in the last stage of our journey in the Middle Kingdom and close to gain the black belt in China-Europe business competencies, even though cross-cultural knowledge is a lifelong learning, as we all know.

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    A glimpse of CEB daily life in Shanghai

    “Time flies, whether you’re wasting it or not.” Well, in our case, we made the best of it!

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    6 Things you’d rather be doing than working on your thesis

    Writing a thesis, l’horreur.  We’ve all been there and now we’re here again. Unfortunately.

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    Doing business in the desert of the Middle-East

    So, how is life as an intern in Dubai? Well, to be honest, it’s awesome!

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    Hong Kong, China, and South Korea in 10 days while doing an internship

    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work in Hong Kong, China or South Korea? No? Well me neither.

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    The life of a Junior Consultant

    Dear active readers of my blogposts aka all students of AMS and surroundings. A long time has passed since I penned some of SC’s adventures down.

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    Fun Facts about Belgian Culture

    Dear future international AMS student,

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    AMS Consulting Club: to be continued?

    Last year a couple of motivated AMS students founded the AMS Consulting Club (short: AMSCC) based on the model of other business schools. When this year’s MGM students Marc and Sean caught wind of this initiative, they were ready to roll up their

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    Top 10 challenges for Laoweis (Westerners) when landing in China

    1. Chinese language is of course not known for its simplicity. In order to understand your Chinese friends and being understood you need to stress accentuation perfectly. This doesn’t only help in daily conversations, but especially when taking a taxi

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    Sustainable Sustainability

    We all know that sustainability is the answer to everything… Ever been in class when the teacher asks a question and you just have no clue what the answer is? Well, I promise you, in 9 out of 10 times the answer ‘sustainable’ or ‘sustainability’ will

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    DTU Dopenhagen 🇩🇰

    March 18, 7:15 AM. The sleepy yet excited MGM group was ready for departure. Destination? Copenhagen! More specific, we were heading for the Danish Technical University where we would step out of our business comfort zone and be exposed to the

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    Here's to you, MGM

    Our days are counted. Am I making this sound too dramatic? Maybe. But isn’t it so?! Classes end for MGM this week. All we have left is our study trip to Copenhagen and the accompanying assignment. The Master of Global Management class of 2016-2017 is

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    New York update: our first month

    Living in New York City, the experience we all had been looking forward to, has finally become a reality. But man, time flies in the city that never sleeps. I cannot believe that already one and a half month has past since we moved to New York! Here

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    You know you study at AMS when...

    When applying for AMS, we were promised that our year at AMS wouldn’t only increase our academic knowledge or improve our hard skills. In accordance with the holistic approach, our year would be more than the sum of our courses. Our AMS experience

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    Doing a good deed

    During the first semester Steunpunt Tewerkstelling (for English speaking students: it translates to fulcrum for employment), or STW if you want the short version, faced a problem. It needed a comprehensive solution to their cash flow planning needs.

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    The never ending quest for a job

    Next to our daily classes, presentations, tasks and LCTD-workshops, we also have to look for a job. I am 22, feel like a 12-year old and I have to look for a job…. Some people already have one, other people haven’t even started looking yet and then

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    Trip to Maastricht

    To start the semester with a bang, the MIM-class went to Maastricht on a European Management Residency. Though it wasn’t that far -it only took us 2 hours to get there- and the seminar was given in Dutch, we were still excited to start the new year

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    Experience Brazil

    After an entire semester in Antwerp, we finished just a few days before Christmas. Some of us didn’t choose for the cosy holiday option amongst friends or families. Some of us were ready to start as soon as possible with our new adventure. Our second

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    Apartment Hunting in New York

    After a tiresome couple of days, flying from Brazil back to Belgium, packing up all our belongings and then flying straight to New York (not counting the many frustrations of cancelled flights and lost luggage), we finally arrived at our final

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    SKMIE trip

     

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    The Fresh Connection Game

    In September 2016, we spent the whole week playing ‘the fresh connection game’.  We didn’t only learn the basic supply chain concepts, but we also learned how to work with our teammates.

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    5 highlights during our trip to Luik

    EARLY BIRDS… NOT! Tuesday morning… Tom, the most dedicated commuter of MIM, left his house, at 4 a.m. to catch the bus at the Van Stalenstraat in Antwerp. At 8 a.m. everyone finally arrived at the bus station (one in a better mood than the other). One

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    An ode to DSOL

    Warehouse big or small Yes, we’ve seen it all…

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    MIE in Dublin, the aftermovie...

    All credits go to Heleen De Vos!

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    The nuts and bolts of Supply Chain Management

    We are the multicoloured and multi cultured crème de la crème of the world indeed. I’ll tell you how..

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    The murder of creativity

    On the first day of the classes at Antwerp Management School, I, like all the others, was extremely enthusiastic and looking forward to the start of the best year of our lives, as promised. And how about starting this academic year with a course

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    Our little weekend getaway to Wemeldinge

    Wednesday, 5th of October, 7:30AM…

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    MIE's 10 favorite moments in Dublin

    Our Dublin experience started at the end of September. We had to send a video with our motivation to get selected. The MIE students were with 9 people: Anthony, Bruno, Heleen, Jeroen, Kitty, Mathias, Pepijn, Sjors and Vroni. Instead of just going

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    Life in Belgium

    One of the best aspects of this school is the international atmosphere: there are students from over 30 nationalities from all over the world. With this wide variety of people, I wondered how the attitude of the internationals was towards the new town

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    Onboarding days

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    We are Supply Chain 2016-2017

    Global Supply Chain Management, 36 wonderful people, 15 nationalities, 11 women, 25 men, 5 religions, a life worth of languages and a variety of personalities... but 1 team.

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    Team Annelien

    Whispers in the corridors, white smoke rising from the AMS-chimney. This only can mean one thing: a new student council has been elected!

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    Humans of AMS: Yiannis Ioannou

    "I’ll say that, just, if you’re going to die, die in style. Do whatever you want. Do whatever you say, what you believe. Be authentic."

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    Humans of AMS: Alejandro Gracia Aso

    Alejandro, MGM

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    Matthäus, Teqball and Jelena Djokovic

    On May 10th F.C. innovation (created by our fellow students Matúš Parízek, Vincenzo Sannipoli and Gilles De Clerck) had the chance to present some of their ideas concerning business innovation and digital transformation within sports business industry

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    Humans of AMS: Efraimia Fassa

    “My close friends and my family call me Mia or Miaki. I think that Mia is more like a freak. It's from a Brazilian TV show.”

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    Freedom, Work and Wine Farms (1)

    Travel Me and William arrived at the airport 3rd of April around midnight. The sky was clear and the weather warm. Exhausted from the long flight, we dragged ourselves and our luggage to the car rental company. First cultural difference encountered:

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    Humans of AMS: Biwen Feng

    Biwen, Supply Chain

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    Talk the TED-talk

    On Monday the 14th of March it was again one of the most exciting days of the year. TEDxBrussels was taking place and luckily four people of the class got tickets. After an intensive law class in the morning we took off on our trip to the Brussels

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    Humans of AMS: Faouzi Chourak

    Faouzi Chourak, AMS employee

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    Humans of AMS: Laura Hoekx

    Modest Fashion Forum

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    Humans of AMS: Alexander Tolpe

    In my 5 years of studying in Ghent, I didn’t experience anything like this.

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    Humans of AMS: Shannon and Jonathan

    Shannon & Jonathan, Supply Chain

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    Master of Finance teams up at Belgian Cyclocross Championship

    On a sunny but chilly Saturday of January, ten Master of Finance students visited the Belgian Championship Cyclocross. For the foreign students this was a whole new experience. The race turned out to be a one-man-show by Wout Van Aert. The talented

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    What the MOF is going on?

    You know the feeling when you're in class and suddenly three people enter with cameras and microphones, right? We didn't either.

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    Jingles all the way

    With Christmas bells ringing across the globe, AMS being decorated with Christmas trees and international students packing to go back home for Christmas break, isn’t it obvious that Christmas is what is on all of our minds right now? But my mind is

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    Here's Looking (Back) at You, AMS

    It all started as any new adventure starts, you know nothing and nobody. Or at least we didn't. The first semester went by as fast as a bullet. A lot happened and a lot changed since the beginning. AMSlife asked around and this is how we, the

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    Life of Supply Chain so far....

    Hello, Konnichiwa, Ni Hao, Goededag, Ola, Namaste, Bonjour!

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    10 Things You Didn’t Know Could Be 3D Printed

    This week, 3CMGM went to Materialise, the first 3D printing company in the world and the biggest in its kind (with production and innovation plants on three continents). My class and I were impressed by all the things that can already by printed today

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    Equality In Inequality

    A few weeks ago, a guest speaker came to our class to give a presentation on Gender Equality as a part of our People Management course. It generated a good discussion and many questions arose about how equally biased we all are in terms of gender

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    Coffee, Hot Coco & Scavenger Hunts

    When I applied for AMS I did not have too many expectations, I merely wanted to get my degree and move on.

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    Soulful Sundays

    "A sunday well spent brings a week of content"

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    Why I get up at 7 on a Sunday

    “Everybody can be great. I want you to be great, awesome, excellent.” These are the words of Thorsten Strauss, marketing director and one of the leading professors here at AMS. The main reason for opening this piece with it, is first of all, because

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    AMS Pub Night 3

    Last night was the third edition of the "AMS Pub Night" at Korsakov on Mechelseplein. Nice to end the weekend with some beers with an eclectic mix of people from all the programs. By the time I arrived the live music was coming to end however I caught

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