DSI Reflecting on Summer 2022’s Community Design for Leaders Course


A Workshop for the Passionate Social Entrepreneurs of China

Passion was a key topic of conversation at the annual bootcamp of the Harvard Seed Fellows Program, for social entrepreneurs. Forty fellows and their coaches gathered for two weeks to learn about business models, financial management, best nonprofit practices, design thinking and in the case of the workshop I led, communication design. We covered linguistics,…

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Wen Tang (Class of ’17) Will Present at the IxDC 2016 Conference in China This Summer

The primary responsibility of the International eXperience Design Committee (IXDC) is to promote the value of innovation to society, and to construct an international platform for exhibition and communication.  A non-profit organization founded in 2010 with the support of over 20 leading companies and universities in China, IxDC holds its International Conference of Experience Design every year, and this…

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Richard Hsu

speaker: Richard Hsu
title: Professor, Tongji University School of Design and Innovation;
Co-founder, Co-producer, Co-curator and creative director of Pan-Asia Network
date: September 14, 2016
subject: Purposeful Economy

Learning from Business4Better in Shanghai, China

Last week I traveled to Shanghai to speak at the Business4Better China Summit, sponsored by UBM and chaired by my dear new friend and inimitable connector, Richard Hsu. The gathering, called “100x100”, was a convening of one hundred for profit and one hundred nonprofit businesses that share a common intention, as the mission of Business4Better states, to “help create successful corporate and nonprofit partnerships that have a positive impact on our communities and expand the meaning of being a better business.”

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