GIMI Level 1 exam records 100% passing rate

All participants from the fourth cohort of Embiggen-trained innovators passed the Global Innovation Management Institute (GIMI) Level 1: Associate innovation certification exam last October 15, 2022.

Embiggen is the exclusive certified training partner of GIMI in the Philippines. 

Past Embiggen-trained innovators came from various corporations in the Philippines, including the Energy Development Corporation.

The current cohort was trained by Masaki Mitsuhashi, the Managing Director of the Embiggen Innovation Institute. He is a Certified Innovation Professional and an Innovation Master from the Global Innovation Management Institute. He graduated from the Asian Institute of Management with the degree Master of Science in Innovation and Business where he was the sole recipient of the TEKTONIK Scholarship Award.

They join a global network of over 10,000 innovation experts that have been certified by GIMI. They are now equipped with fundamental tried-and-tested innovation concepts, tools, and methodologies they can employ within their organization.

GIMI has previously certified innovators from leading international corporations including HSBC, Pfizer, and the Ayala Corporation.

GIMI Level 1: Associate

Under this first level of the GIMI Certified Innovation Professional program, participants are taught the fundamentals of innovation.

These include demystifying innovation, determining innovation intent, identifying business opportunities, learning about fields of play, and creating innovation concepts and business cases.

Having an innovation certification ensures that professionals stand out in the workforce. Gaining a GIMI certification signals that an individual has the skills and knowledge they need to successfully carry out innovation initiatives for corporations around the world.

This is possible through GIMI’s active-learning framework, where learners instantly apply their newly gained knowledge to innovation projects. This way, participants come out of the program ready to innovate, even at Level 1.

Alongside these benefits, successful participants will gain access to GIMI’s network of over 800 innovation-certified organizations and over 10,000 GIMI-certified innovators.

Interested? The next cohort of Embiggen-GIMI Level 1: Associate starts training on November 5, 2022. 

For more details, contact Embiggen Innovation Institute Managing Director Masaki Mitsuhashi at