ASSOCIATION FOR INFORMATION AND MANAGEMENT SCIENCE OF NIGERIA (AIMS) is the household professional body for all individuals and corporate bodies in the field of Information Technology, Planning, Research and Statistics, Engineering and all personnel at different levels of Management in Commerce, Industry, Accountancy, Insurance, Banking, Finance, Education, Transport, Environment and Public Administration who possess and utilize knowledge of Management and Information Technology for operations and decision making.
AIMS also works closely with other specialist institutes and associations across the world and seek to represent an increasingly broad and diverse set of stakeholders in which the association is governed by the National Executive council which recognize that information management is a distinct multidisciplinary field.
In addition to setting standards, the association provides opportunities for short training. Its activities are organized in such a way to avoid long absence from work. The services and programmes of the association are recognized and actively supported by its patrons who are respected dignitaries and senior members of the society. (check the list of Advisory Board, The patrons). .
AIMS is a professional and educational institution for the professional of information management practice in this part of the world in line with global practice.
AIMS is established as an independent non-religious and non-profit making body approved under Companies Allied Matters Decree 1. 1990 with CAC certificate number: RC 35445 AIMS was divinely conceived in the year 2002 but its debut in 2009.
AIMS is strategically positioned to encourage by suitable means the appropriate uses of I.T and related technologies in diagnosing, discerning and proffering solutions to various ignominious problems bedeviling managers, executives and private organizations in all sectors of the economy and public institutions in particular
AIMS provides effective information management required for corporate planning and management decision is a major challenge facing managers and executives in all organizations, even the public sector
AIMS provides opportunities for short training in which its activities are organized in such a way to avoid long absence from work.