According to the IEA report made in collaboration with the UN Environment Programme in 2018, 39% of energy and process-related carbon emissions come from buildings and the construction industry. In the developing world and elsewhere, there are two main issues: existing buildings which are very inefficient in terms of energy use and new constructions that are developed at a high expense of embodied energy.
As part of our commitment to promoting sustainable practice of Engineering and Architecture in cities, we have pledged to attend various events, meetings, conferences and continuous professional development (CPD) lectures.
It was a great opportunity having a fireside chat with James M., the Senior Vice President of Technology and Society at Google. James shared great insights on how #Research, #AI and #ML can help tech founders advance their products, taking great advantage of Google open source apps and cloud facilities. Many thanks to the CoCreation Design Lab for hosting us. James M….
The Commonwealth Youth Forum that happened from June 19 till 21, brought together young leaders from across the Commonwealth to exchange ideas, build networks, identify and debate development issues, challenges, and opportunities, agree on youth-led initiatives to mitigate challenges facing young people and create opportunities to enhance their lives. We were honored to be part.
The African Management Institute Management is an advanced learning community that equips entrepreneurs and managers with tools and training they need to succeed
ECatalyst is non-profit organization based in Colorado, US. It is a mix of people from many nations and walks of life that believe strongly in the power of ownership and sustainability in development. It believes in the power of business, and that entrepreneurship has that strange mix of natural ownership, local creativity, and economic impact that makes development last forever.
As an Entrepreneur, one of the realities you will never be able to avoid, is that you will always need to sell your value propositions to your potential investors and customers alike. Most startup founders will pitch for seed capital if they are just starting up while others will pitch for scale-up funds. Since our startup product is 11 months old, pre-revenue and pre-launch, we have participated in various programs with hope of making our name known and raising some capital too. In few attempts, we have been successful in two major competitions and we secured our seats in Bootcamps that followed.
We have had the opportunity of sharing a great fireside chat with the Founder and CEO of Babylon Health, Ali Parsa. He shared his entrepreneurship journey, past highs and lows, previous successes and failures and super savvy hints on how to manage the balance between life & work.
Based in San Diego, California and led by a diverse group of seasoned global business leaders, Torrey Project is a global catalyst for conscious, multi-stakeholder balanced businesses. Their mission is to help create, capitalize and energize businesses that will each, in their own way, accelerate the transition from conventional “investor-focused capitalism” to the more conscious…
The term UI/UX design is pretty common in the digital world and many people have heard it at least once, no doubt. But there are still some misconceptions and confusion surrounding its actual meaning. The term UI/UX stands for user interface/user experience design and refers to the practice of designing digital products with a user-first…