We were very lucky to have Tom Chi share with Makerbay community some of his current work, thinking, challenges. Below are some notes from the discussion. http://www.tomchi.com/ | https://twitter.com/thegoodtomchi https://youtu.be/d5_h1VuwD6g Tom's life these days These days : Patent trolling Inventions across the board Current research : Civilisation-level technologies A. Change reflectivity of the earth B. Coral reef restoration, 15% are being bleached. We have 18 - 30 years before 0 C. Plastic that can easily breaks with specific wavelength UV -> Dirt Quotes “On behalf of humanity” “I want humanity to be net positive to the environment” “Pretty much everything in nature...
Very nice article about MakerBay and the Maker Culture in Hong Kong in HK01 - a new print publication. T Thanks to Summer Ho.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lld4fve22zk MakerBay Maker in Residence, Georg Hoenhe (Germany) explains the projects he has done with Hong Kong #homeless, #cagedhome dwellers and #refugees. In this riveting discussion, he explains his motivation, method and how everyone can become an independent humanitarian and contribute to #sustainable #development. 工匠灣（MakerBay）住宅製造者Georg Hoenhe（德國）解釋了他與香港無家可歸的籠屋居民和難民所做的專案。在這場令人關注的討論中，他解釋了他的動機、方式以及每個人如何成為獨立的人道主義者和如何為永續發展做出貢獻。 欲了解更多關於Goerg Hoenhe工作的訊息，請瀏覽：http://innovationaid.co/欲了解更多關於工匠灣的訊息，請瀏覽：http://makerbay.org More about Goerg Hoenhe work: http://innovationaid.co/More about MakerBay: http://makerbay.org
We are very lucky to be featured on CNN today! http://money.cnn.com/video/technology/2016/04/05/makerbay-connectors.cnnmoney/index.htmlHere is the unlisted video for our archive. https://youtu.be/fzg13cKADjo "This 'maker' community helps bring ideas to life" Inventor Cesar Harada developed a shape-shifting, autonomous boat called Protei. But creating a larger prototype proved challenging in Hong Kong, where space is limited. So he opened MakerBay, a place where Harada and his team are helping others to create and learn.www.makerbay.org