Eden renews partnership with MIT EmTech — December 12, 2015
December 12, 2015 – EmTech is the annual global Emerging Technologies conference hosted by MIT Technology Review, the oldest and arguably most respected technology publication. This event has grown into a global community which runs in the US, Spain, China, India, Mexico, Colombia and Singapore, and is widely considered as one of the most important conferences on emerging technologies that matter. This year, EmTech Asia will be taking place from 26 to 27 January 2016, and will feature world-class speakers from organizations such as Google, Berkeley Robotics and Human Engineering Lab, Singpost, Github, Y Combinator and Flying Mollusk.
Social Enterprise Forum at Chicago Booth Celebration of Influence in Asia — April 25, 2015
April 25, 2015 – The University of Chicago Booth School of Business commemorated the milestone of the 15 years since it opened its first location in Asia, by organizing a Social Enterprise Forum as part of its Celebration of Influence weekend.
Eden Strategy Institute launches HappyDoWhat — March 20, 2015
March 20, 2015 – As the world celebrates the International Day of Happiness today, Eden Strategy Institute is pleased to announce the launch of HappyDoWhat (www.happydowhat.com), a mobile application that allows users to geographically tag and receive real-time notifications of happy places and events wherever they are.
“From Shareholder Value to Shared Value” Workshop — December 10, 2014
December 10, 2014 - Against the backdrop of recent global developments, more companies are beginning to consider how to strategically integrate social impact with their core business to differentiate themselves to customers, employers, investors, suppliers, and their communities. Eden co-hosted the session “From Shareholder Value to Shared Value” with the CFA Society Singapore and the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, to explore how Social Innovation can be the most effective pathway to shared value.
Forum on Conscious Capitalism Business Force for Good Social Venture Lab @ NUS — December 8, 2014
December 8, 2014 - NUS Enterprise’s Social Venture Lab @ NUS organized a series of events with the Family Business Network Asia as part of its efforts to equip businesses with tools to be a force of good. Its first forum of the series titled “Business, a Force for Good: Forum on Conscious Capitalism“ saw attendees that included social enterprise practitioners, non-profit organizations, impact investors, enablers, students, as well as corporations looking for ways to grow their social impact.
Calvin Chu chosen as NetImpact’s 2014 Changemaker — April 23, 2014
March 23, 2014 – Calvin Chu, partner at Eden Strategy Institute has been chosen as one of NetImpact Singapore’s 2014 Changemakers. Calvin has advised corporations such as Cummins, General Electric, and Kronos as well as multilateral organizations such as UNDP and UNESCO in his capacity at Eden.
Eden Strategy Institute launches the Emerging Middle Class Initiative — March 17, 2014
March 17, 2014 – Singapore Looking into Asia’s Emerging Middle Class A look into the behavior of the emerging middle class consumers in India, Indonesia, Philippines, and Vietnam Eden Strategy Institute today announced the findings of the Asia Emerging Middle Class Survey, a study conducted in partnership with JANA mobile, to learn about the behavior of the region’s growing base of emerging middle class consumers. The report included responses from 4,000 EMC consumers across India, Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Philippines. This is the first of several Eden initiatives to contribute to the understanding of the unique needs and behavior of the region’s EMC consumers.
Eden supports Asian Social Innovation Award — September 1, 2013
Sep 1, 2013 - Eden Strategy Institute supports Asian Social Innovation Award For the third year running, Eden Strategy Institute is supporting the Asian Social Innovation Award organized in Hong Kong as a corporate partner.The Award is the first innovative social enterprise event in Asia to apply a simple and easy mechanism to engage the general public to participate in the discussion, and to deliver positive and concrete innovative solutions to tackle these problems
Eden Strategy Institute at Singapore Business Federation — July 2, 2013
Jul 2, 2013 - Eden Strategy Institute at Singapore Business Federation The Singapore Business Federation, the country’s apex business chamber that champions the interests of the Singapore business community in trade, investment and industrial relations, represents 21,000 companies, as well as key local and foreign business chambers.
Singaporeans are among Asia’s Happiest People — March 19, 2013
Mar 20, 2013 - Singaporeans are among Asia's Happiest People Eden Strategy Institute has designed and launched upon Asia’s first scientifically-driven, independent and objective Happiness Index that spans multiple social media platforms across five Asian countries, to better understand the true levels of happiness on a widespread basis across entire online populations. The Asia Happiness Index is powered by a proprietary online social media intelligence tracking engine, and covers over 200 million social media accounts. This is the only regional Happiness Index that taps into people's moods as they engage with each other in their natural states. To see how happy we are right now, visit the Asia Happiness Index