Celebrating 10 years of Empowering Kids
Speakers: Ceasar Jung-Harada and Bailey Cherry
Date: Tuesday, 25 August 2020 at 5-6pm
Learn from two social entrepreneurs how they take an idea to implementation to making an impact to the community.
Cesar Jung-Harada, Director of MakerBay
Cesar is a French-Japanese inventor, educator and entrepreneur, Director of MakerBay, Hong Kong for Social & Environmental Impact. He is also the inventor of Protei – a revolutionary shape-shifting sailing robot and Director of Scoutbots.
Cesar’s won the Startmeup HK Grand Award, Ars Electronica Golden Nica, and his work is exhibited at V&A museum in London and part of the permanent collection of the CNAM (musée des Arts et Métiers) in Paris.
Cesar is a Senior TED Fellow, his talk "How I Teach Kids to Love Science" has been viewed more than 1.7 million times. He is a graduate from the Royal College of Arts London and worked at MIT (USA) as Project Leader.
Bailey Cherry, Founder of reBooked, Kids4Kids ‘Action for a Cause’ Project
Bailey is a 15-year-old student in Hong Kong. She is the Founder of a non-profit social enterprise “reBooked” which provides a platform for reusing pre-loved children’s books. In her spare time, Bailey loves to listen to music play basketball as well as take free online courses. Her desire is to be a changemaker and to serve the community.