Building his own company and gaining traction has given Kal Joffres the ability and confidence to make bolder decisions, pursue the approaches he feels are the right ones.
Malaysian crowdfunding platform for education projects Give.my is urging people to donate their old smartphones to its Virtual Reality Field Trips programme for underprivileged students.
Digital News Asia (DNA) continues a weekly series that profiles the top 50 influencers, movers and shakers who are helping shape Malaysia’s Digital Economy. These articles are from Digerati50, a special print publication released in January 2014. For information on customised reprints of Digerati50, email [email protected]
There is a new breed of innovations emerging; innovations with a social purpose, including new strategies, products, services and business models that meet social needs such as education and healthcare, writes Kal Joffres.
The Youth Trust Foundation (myHarapan) has recognized Tandemic for its successes in promoting innovation by youth as well as volunteering at the 2012 Hope Awards, held in conjunction with the Youth Social Business Summit in Kuala Lumpur.
The Social Innovation Lab, launched in conjunction with the World Innovation Forum 2012 in Kuala Lumpur on Nov 5, aims to partner businesses and NGOs to spur social enterprises.