Fresh off an 18-hour nap, which started with breakfast at Shake Shack (I am going through withdrawal with the Madison Square Park location under renovation) in Terminal 4 at JFK, I landed in Dhaka, Bangladesh via a short layover in Dubai. For this trip, I had the pleasure of speaking at the recent Innovation Xtreme conference. The daylong conference was organized by Startup Dhaka and sponsored by GrameenPhone and the EMK Center.
“Try Googling ‘fashion’ and ‘sustainability’ and chances are you won’t think ‘chic’ and ‘sexy’ when you see them,” said Giusi Bettoni, founder of C.L.A.S.S. Flipping that notion around is essentially why eco designers gathered for the 2nd Annual Sustainable Fashion Symposium held this month at the Fashion Institute of Technology. C.L.A.S.S is a forum […]
In the days of web 1.0, the claim was that content was king. Technology was critical, but no matter how good your technology might have been, people needed a reason to go online. While the promise was that content would be king, it was treated more like an ugly stepsister. That was then and this […]