Yesterday I had the chance to attend News Impact Summit at the London School of Economics. The theme this year was Trolls, Corruption, Falsehood: Reporting ‘Truth’ in the Digital Age. It was really a wonderful event, and after attending (too!) many tech events & meetups, it’s also refreshing to attend a slightly different event and to talk about how technology can affect politics or public policy. Here is a summary of some of the talks I found very interesting. Panama Papers There were a couple of talks about the Panama Papers. The scale of... Read The Rest →
(Re)educating A Generation Of Entrepreneurs, Portrait of Mohsen Malayeri, Vice President of Iran Entrepreneurship Association
Mohsen is a startup enthusiast. He loves community and entrepreneurship. Find out more about his initiatives and what he thinks about the Iran ecosystem.
At the end of October, we attended Startup Weekend Shiraz. Startup Weekend is a global grassroots movement of active and empowered entrepreneurs who are learning the basics of founding startups and launching successful ventures. It is the largest community of passionate entrepreneurs with over 400 past events in 100 countries around the world in 2011.
Here are my thoughts about the User Experience lab that I attended last week and how to apply the learnings of the lab to your workshop.
Here is a summary of what I learned during the Hyper Island's User Experience Lab in Singapore.
Yesterday was the start of the User Experience Lab at Hyper Island Singapore, which looks at how to improve the user experience and effectiveness of digital campaigns and apps.
Today was the start of the Creative Data Lab at Hyper Island in Singapore, which looks at how to use data and digital consumer insights to create more effective marketing and communications.
ID Byte is the biggest digital event in Indonesia. The series of events was under the big umbrella theme of “Building the Next World Class Company”. Here is a summary of some the talks.
Echelon took place on June 4-5, 2013. Industry leaders, influential investors and business mentors came together to discuss trends in digital, mobile, the internet and where Asia’s tech industry is heading to.
Yesterday was TEDxSingapore and the theme was: "Our Future We Will Make". It was the largest TEDxSingapore event so far with 500+ attendees. Here is the summary of the event.
Startup Asia 2013 took place in Singapore on April 4-5. It was a 2-day conference bringing together entrepreneurs, investors, media, and thought leaders across the Asian tech community to discuss market trends and discover innovative startups in the region.
Lean Startup Machine came back to Singapore at the end of March. Here are the takeaways from the workshop
Here is a summary of Lean UX Week Singapore and the lessons I learned.
On Friday, I attended CreativeMornings, a monthly breakfast lecture series for creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee! It was the second event in Singapore (I couldn't attend the first one) and it was really great. Kudos to the organizers for the event - I can't wait for next month! Here is the summary.
It was another very successful event put together by the TEDx team. Here are a few take aways.
Today's theme was the pursuit of happiness. Just what I needed to hear! Here are a few take aways from TEDxNTU.
Today was so inspiring, I felt that I was being at TEDx all over again. A great panel of young entrepreneurial women. Here are the take aways.
Yesterday was the start of Social Media Week in Singapore. The keynotes were presented by Henry Mason from Trendwatching and Alan Soon from Yahoo! SEA.