The ‘Technology for Design Seminar 2012’ is a concurrent event of the Business of Design Week (BODW) organised by HKDC. It brings together world-class experts from new media and technology industry to share cutting-edge know-how and latest trend in technology that create new business opportunities.
This year, it is programmed in cooperation with the Swedish media cluster Media Evolution. Themed “Kickstarting Collaborative Innovation Online – Getting your fans involved and even fund your next project.” Our keynote speakers from the field will share their insights and successful cases of crowdfunding and crowdsourcing.
Welcome remarks by Dr. Edmund Lee, Executive Director, HKDC 15:35-15:45
Introduction by Martin Thörnkvist
The Driving forces for collaborative innovation, Nicholas Wang, Global Facilitator, Startup Weekend, Co founder, Makible, HONG KONG
Don’t wait for engagement, create it!, Jeremy Fisher, Founder, Wander, USA
An introduction to crowdfunding, Martin Thörnkvist , Market Intelligence Advisor, Media Evolution, SWEDEN
The Creative Process 2.0, Hanna Sköld, Writer & Director, Tangram Film, SWEDEN
Future for co-creation, Kohei Nishiyama, Founder, CUUSOO.com, JAPAN
Panel Discussion, Roger Ball, School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HONG KONG