Interview: Design Guided by an Aesthetic

Stories

How the founder of Hyjewelry, Hyun Yu, started her own business

Interview: Refashioning Conscious Consumerism

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This New York-based, Asia-raised designer, knitter, weaver, wood-turner, and leather-worker is reinventing people's relationship with fashion.

Redefining the Value of Plastic

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How valueless plastic waste is being transformed into valuable items people want to have, using a set of interactive machines and 3D printers.

Interview: Secrets of a Furniture Maker

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How the founder of Monkey Gone to Heaven, Dan Barker, went from skydiving to custom furniture design and making.

Crowdfunding: The Rewards of Social Finance

Crowdfunding 101

Hong Kong needs to embrace new funding channels if it is to remain at the forefront of the financial markets, says Yeone Fok.

眾籌 : 金融與公益及社會創新的融合

Crowdfunding 101

最近在科學園舉行的金融科技研討會中 ,來自 Crowdfund Capital Advisors (CCA) 的 Jason Best 預測 “在五年之內 ,眾籌將會成為主流的籌款方式” 。在 2012 年曾經在美國推動債權性質以及股權性質的眾籌活動立法的 Best 表示香港亦應該加快進行相關方面的立法以推動網上金融的發展 。

Crowdfunding for the Start-up Ecosystem

Crowdfunding 101

“I really need a platform that can allow me to reach Asian audiences…” explained Wouter van Marle at a recent SparkRaise crowdfunding meetup.