Fablab Saigon

In a typical Vietnamese day, hot and raining, I walked almost two hours among thousands of motorcycles and cars looking for an innovation space that I search on the internet. In the end of a quiet street I could see a small board of Fablab Saigon. Even without an appointment I was very well received. On a…

Google Campus Tel Aviv

Google is one of the huge companies of innovation and My Innovation World project is looking for small and local places of innovation. So, it should be out of my scope. But in Tel Aviv, I discovered a program of Google that brings startups and entrepreneurs inside of its walls. Google Campus is a coworking space…

Waag Society

In the XVII century, there was in Amsterdam a place where scientists and artist shared the same space. Dr. Nicolaes Tulp, a famous physician of the city, called a young artist to paint his anatomy class. This piece became one of the most famous paint and the first masterpiece of Rembrandt. Today this building is a touristic…

{code}bridge

In the most of the previous posts, I’ve talked about physical spaces. Today my focus will be on something less tangible, but with a huge importance in our world: data and information. {code}bridge is an organization which incubates civic initiatives. Geographically, it is in Cape Town and Durban, but its work spreads for all South…