On the 7th of September, I was able to join Shuen (Co-Founder of Terraformers) on my first trip to Vietnam. My 18-day long trip was kind of unexpected since the decision of me going was only made two weeks earlier. Our first stop in one of the fastest-growing economies in the world was Ho Chi […]
This weekend Audacity’s new interns met to attend a orientation workshop lead by Scratchbac’s founder Jerry, and I have been fortunate to share that experience with them. After a short briefing about Audacity itself from ShuenHwee (cofounder of Terraformers), the start-ups Woodsol, Scratchbac, Terraformers, HEA, ClubAgenda and Ulam introduced themselves to us. Then we started […]
I was joined by Rong in Vietnam for a few days in mid-August, to attend Blockchain Connect by JobHopin. We took the opportunity to also meet with different start-up founders and ecosystem builders in Ho Chi Minh City. The blockchain connect event was a huge success with people coming from all over Vietnam, gathering in […]
Colin and I just completed the Oxford Climate Emergency course. The objective of this course was to nurture business leaders to drive climate action and tackle the climate emergency.
Till up to today, every time I look at something beautiful, I can hear Kim’s voice “will you wear this for 30 years”. It got me thinking that I don’t need a lot of stuff.
Moonshot: Permacolony 2021 was a collaborative unlearning, unlocking and unleashing mindshift with 30 new friends from 13 startups. It also marked our 2nd year toward building the first Permacolony by 2025.
Well, this isn’t really going to be a book review of the usual kind but one that reflects the thoughts and reservations that this book has invoked in me and some fascinating facts shared by the book as well. Be warned, if you do not want to be spoiled, STOP HERE. Alien Life This chapter seems […]
A year after Moonshot: Permacolony 2020, Conor shares reflections and learnings about their experience and journey since.
Up till the early 2000s, growing up in a household where the sole breadwinner is an Entrepreneur presupposed a financially unstable environment. My dad has been running his company as an IT service provider since 2006. Times have changed a lot, since. Back then, being an entrepreneur meant that you ran your own company. Today, […]
I’m one of those people who enjoys living life in the moment. I don’t put much thought into the future because it could easily change. But I also do like to think about all the things I can look forward to as I grow up, and also to keep me motivated in life. I am […]