December 28, 2010
Hitesh Mehta is one of the world’s leading authority on ecotourism physical planning and both the landscape architectural and architectural aspects of ecolodges. In July 2006, National Geographic Adventure magazine identified Mr. Mehta as one of five Sustainable Tourism Pioneers in the world. In July 2005 he was named by New York based Magazine, Men’s Journal as one of the “25 Most Powerful People in Adventure" in the world. Mr Mehta has visited over 60 countries. Mr. Mehta is also a Professional Photographer and a Cricket Hall of Fame player in Kenya
Labels: eco design
December 15, 2010
Designed by Wang Shu and Lu Wen-yu
'Established in 1928, the China Academy of Art is the first comprehensive art academy in China committed to integrating eastern and western art in its curriculum, while creating contemporary art according to the principles of Chinese culture. The new Xiangshan campus, located in the outskirts of Hangzhou, marks another chapter in the development of the school towards a 21st-century educational model. ' - studio international, published 17/12/08
December 4, 2010
Hideshi Hamaguchi is a Japanese concept creator and strategist in business field.
He is considered a leading mind in creative concept development, strategy-building and decision management. A self-proclaimed diagram-lover, Hamaguchi uses visual models to bring what he calls "simplexity" and “structured chaos” to the process of brainstorming, helping businesses generate creative ideas and strategies in various industries & businesses.
He developed the usb flash drive and the intranet.
Speaking at bodw 2010 in Hong Kong. His model shows Hong Kong at the intersection between China and Europe = good for innovation.
Labels: Innovation Design