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Haibao Haibao The mascot of World Expo 2010 Shanghai China is Hai Bao, which means the treasure of the sea. Hai Bao is a typical lucky name in Chinese tradition... Read more Last entry:
Shanghai World Expo Breaks 40 Million in 40°c
Johanna Eiramo Johanna Eiramo Director, marketing and communications, Greater Helsinki Promotion Ltd Working hard to promote Greater Helsinki's business opportunities, Johanna has always been inspired by the good that comes from meeting and working with new people... Read more Last entry:
Kysely Shanghai 2010 Expo -projektista (only in Finnish)
Emily Yang Emily Yang I’m Emily Yang, a design student from College of Design and Innovation, Tongji University, Shanghai. I love cities, love to experience new things, try new food, and love being stylish. So the ... Read more Last entry:
20.08
Wenyin ZHU Judy Expo Family from Shanghai I am invited as one of ten Expo families by Shanghai Morning Post. It is our great honor to come to Finland during June, 2010. This expo program aims to let Shanghai knows the world and let the world ... Read more Last entry:
The Second Honeymoon in Finland
Zhang Lavender Lavender Zhang Hello, I’m lavender, a sincere extrovert Chinese girl. I'm interested in sport, traveling and reading. Since graduated from university, I work in Shanghai CYTS Tours Corporation till now. ... Read more Last entry:
My Trip To Helsinki
Havis Amanda Havis Amanda National symbol, City of Helsinki Havis Amanda is one of Vallgren's Parisian Art Nouveau works. She is a mermaid who stands on seaweed as she rises from the water, with four fish spouting water at her feet and surrounded by four sea ... Read more Last entry:
Only 3 days to go – Expo 2010 Shanghai!
Harvey Cheng Harvey Cheng Doctor Cheng is the founder of CVISC InnoConsulting in Shenzhen, China. He is Executive Dean of Global Institute for Innovation Management (GIIM). He is also Chairman of Shenzhen Chapter of Product ... Read more Last entry:
Others
Zhenhua Li Li Zhenhua Li Zhenhua is a multi-media artist, curator and producer. He has... Read more Last entry:
Pixelache Roundtable Talk
Tang Ye Tang Ye Parent Tang Ye is the Investment Director of Global Institute for Innovation Management. Se enjoys traveling and is interested in culture and art of different countries and cities. She hopes to experience ... Read more Last entry:
March 13th 2010
Pan Jianfeng Pan Jianfeng Visual Artist, Alt Design Pan Jianfeng was born into an artistic family in Zhejiang Province of China. He graduated from China Academy of Art with a M.A. degree in 1996. He was awarded a distinction for his second M.A. degree ... Read more Last entry:
Three mad artists
Ari Makkonen Ari Makkonen Executive Director, FECC Mr. Ari Makkonen (MSc/Civil Eng; BSc/Natural Sciences) is currently the Vice President and Executive Director of the Finnish Environment Cluster for China (FECC). Before his current position, Mr. ... Read more Last entry:
Welcome to the capital of Finland – a place where the environment has always been challenging
Ossi Luoto Ossi Luoto Producer, Pluto Finland Looking forward to the year of the Tiger, Ossi is coordinating the Greater Helsinki participation for the Shanghai World Expo 2010. Loving the chance to meet people of great talent from both countries... Read more Last entry:
The Year of the Tiger
Travis Price Travis Price Architect, Travis Price Architects A lecturer on the recent National Geographic Seven Continents Tour, Travis Price found himself for the first time on the streets of Kochi, India. Inside a Hindu shrine he encountered glass-encased ... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Travis Price
Nora Pouillon Nora Pouillon Restaurant Nora Three decades after opening Restaurant Nora, the nation's first certified organic restaurant-- now a Washington institution--Nora Pouillon continues to advocate a holistic organic lifestyle, the basis... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Nora Pouillon
Marta Palacios Marta Palacios Principal, Bruce-Monroe elementary school Dr. Marta Palacios, principal of Bruce-Monroe Elementary School in Northwest, Washington, D.C always wanted to become a part of the education system in DC. As a young immigrant parent, she didn't like... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Dr. Marta Palacios
Ayodamola Okunseinde Ayodamola Okunseinde Director, Partner, Dissident Display Ask filmmaker Ayo Okunseinde to position himself in the current art/culture trajectory and he will tell you he feels the most resonance with the post-post modernist camp. On a recent trip to Paris, he... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Ayodamola Okunseinde
Dale Medearis Dale Medearis Senior Environmental Planner, The Northern Virginia Regional Commission If you send air quality experts from to Cairo to work on primarily local environmental issues, it's very difficult to justify how that will improve air quality in Los Angeles, or water quality in the ... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Dale Medearis
Scott Goodstein Scott Goodstein CEO, Revolution Messaging Scott Goodstein, CEO of Revolution Messaging, a firm that specializes in social networking and mobile messaging, first launched his future-forward marketing sensibilities and organizational skills in ... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Scott Goodstein
Eric Gilliland Eric Gilliland Executive Director, Washington Area Bicycling Association A lifelong cyclist, Washington Area Bicycling Association's Executive Director Eric Gilliland can remember every bike he ever owned. Growing up on Long Island and in New Hampshire he built trails in ... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Eric Gilliland
Patrick Dowd Patrick Dowd Student Body President (2009), Georgetown University Georgetown University senior Patrick Dowd always envisioned a life in foreign affairs. Majoring in political and security studies, with a regional focus on South Asia, India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Patrick Dowd
Peter Corbett Peter Corbett Founder & CEO, iStrategyLabs For Peter Corbett, a leader in the new technology community in Washington, DC, relationship-building is a full-time job. "Bringing people together is what I think about every day," says Corbett, the ... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Peter Corbett
Mark Buscaino Mark Buscaino Executive Director, Casey Trees Growing up just outside New York City, Mark Buscaino's relationship with trees and the environment began exploring the nearby woods and river and his teenage landscaping and lawn mowing business. ... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Mark Buscaino
Davey Yarborough Davey Yarborough Director of Jazz Program, Duke Ellington School of the Arts Native Washingtonian Davey Yarborough's commitment to music began in the third grade with the coveted silver clarinet of his best friend. "I went home and told my dad I wanted a silver clarinet," says... Read more Last entry:
Future Forward – Davey Yarborough
Gabriel Martinez Gabriel Martinez Graphic activist, Un Mundo Feliz Gabriel Martínez (UN MUNDO FELIZ* & LSDspace), 1967, Madrid, Spain, is a graphic activist and designer. He has a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Salamanca. He studied philosophy and ... Read more Last entry:
Journal by Gabriel Martinez
Javier Díez Javier Díez Industrial designer, díez+díez diseño Javier Díez is an industrial designer and together with his brother José Luis, interior designer, form the díez+díez diseño(www.diezmasdiez.com) studio which specializes in product design; among ... Read more Last entry:
And they are ecological!!!
Elena Carantoña Elena Carantoña Coordinator, Helsinki Madrid FinDesign Elena Carantoña (coordinator of Helsinki Madrid FinDesifn) is an economist from Universidad de Oviedo, Spain, master in International Relations and European studies from IEHEI, Nice (France... Read more Last entry:
Europe begins in the North
Pedro Feduchi Pedro Feduchi Doctor of architecture, Madrid School of Architecture (Etsam) Doctor of architecture from the Madrid School of Architecture (Etsam) and professor of Furniture Design from the same. Combines academic activities with professional activities carried out from his ... Read more Last entry:
Helsinki, forever
Blake Zeff Blake Zeff Communications Professional Washington, DC continues to beckon Blake Zeff-he worked on Capitol Hill for Senator Charles E. Schumer (New York) from 2003 to 2004, and returned again in 2007 to work for Hillary Clinton on her ... Read more Last entry:
Journal of Blake Zeff on April 18