Enabling Green Innovation

Date & Time
Tuesday, 23 February, 2021 - 17:00 to 18:00
Food and beverages served?
Type of event
Public Event (Open for walk-ins)

What is green innovation? Where do we begin exploring the green innovation landscape and what does it mean to enable green innovation and entrepreneurship in Singapore and Southeast Asia? 

Audience members can expect 

1. An understanding of the Green Innovation landscape (What is Green Innovation?)
2. System-level framework to guide innovations and efforts in the space using past data and case studies
3. Understanding nuanced differences between Social Entrepreneurship and Green Innovation
4. A sharing of common challenges faced by entrepreneurs and opportunities to be found in the green innovation ecosystem

About the speaker
Irsyad is the co-founder and COO Interseed. Interseed's mission is to help founders and talents grow their impact and drive green innovations to fight climate change, pollution, and resource scarcity. A graduate from NUS Biomedical Engineering and a tutor for the NUS Institute for Engineering Leadership, he made the hard transition into the sustainability innovation space after recognising the threat that the climate crisis would bring about, and realizing the role that businesses and innovations would need to play in addressing it.

The event is a special collaboration between NUS-BoP Hub Joint Initiative on Social Systems Innovation (JISSI) and N-House.

Time: 23rd February 2021, 5-6 PM (40 min sharing, 20 min Q&A)
Venue: Zoom 

Lucky attendees also stand a chance to win a 3-month paid subscription giveaway as part of the event and launch of Interseed’s paid newsletter