Keeping heritage alive for a vibrant and viable urban future

Community Development

How to involve urban communities in creating liveable neighbourhoods?
We design tools and facilitate trajectories for local communities to participate in building a more age friendly, inclusive, resilient, and sustainable urban future.

Events

Community Participants
Collaborative Partners
Captive Audience
Proud Locals

Insider’s Heritage Tour

ULI TOUR

Hong Kong, June, 2018

  • Client: ULI Asia Pacific Summit
  • Project: Guided tour with personalised project briefing at three prominent revitalisation sites in the heart of Hong Kong
  • Audience: 20 real estate investors and developers

Collaborate HK Sandbox

Very HK

Hong Kong, March, 2018

  • Client: Very Hong Kong
  • Project: Organise a 24-hour Sandbox Charrette to come up with project ideas for vacant sites and give feedback on proposed policy framework in Hong Kong
  • Audience: 150+ community groups/ NGOs/ professionals/government officials

SOUTH ISLAND ART DAY

Shama Treasure Hunt

Hong Kong, November 2017

SHAMA SHEUNG WAN TREASURE HUNT

Shama Treasure Hunt

Hong Kong, November 2017

  • Client: Shama Hong Kong
  • Project: Organised a treasure hunt in Sheung wan to discover old trades, new entrepreneurs & local culture
  • Audience: 32 Shama residents and staff

HK TRAMWAYS HERITAGE INSTAMEET

Instammet Tramways

Hong Kong, 2017

  • Client: HK Tramways Ltd.
  • Project: Instameet photo challenge in and around tram depot at the occasion of the launch of iDiscover Ding Ding App & Map
  • Audience: 100 tram fans & urban professionals

HERITAGE WORKS YANGON

Heritage Works Ygn

Yangon, Myanmar, 2016

  • Client: Cities Development Initiative for Asia / Asian Development Bank
  • Project: 3-days community outreach event to raise awareness among different local target groups (elderly, school children, tourism operators, funding agencies) on the economic value of heritage assets through talks, exhibitions, events and art
  • Audience: 300 local residents, 20 artists, and 4000 social media followers

INSTAMEET @ KOTA TUA JAKARTA

Instameet - Jakarta

Jarkarta, Indonesia, 2017

  • Partner: BPPI Indonesian Heritage Trust / Save Sunda Kelepa
  • Project: Instameet photo challenge at the launch of iDiscover Java App & Map
  • Audience: 100 heritage enthusiasts & young urban professionals

TAIPA VILLAGE TREASURE HUNT

Taipa treasure hunt

Macau, 2017

INSTAMEET @ DOWNTOWN YANGON

YGN downtown instameet2

Yangon, Myanmar, 2016

  • Partners: Hla Day / Instagrammer Myanmar
  • Project: Instameet photo challenge featuring heritage buildings in the old historic heart of Yangon
  • Audience: 100 young urban professionals

INSTAMEET @ SHAM SHUI PO

Hong Kong, 2016

  • Partners: Instagrammer Kevin Mak / Wontonmeen
  • Project: Instameet walk in collaboration with an instagrammer / architect to raise awareness on disappearing signboards in Sham Shui Po
  • Audience: 100 young urban professionals

RGS HERTAGE CHALLENGE

RGS 1

Hong Kong, 2016

  • Client: Royal Geographical Society (Hong Kong)
  • Partner: Team Building Asia
  • Role: Curator
  • Project: Heritage themed scavenger hunt around Sheung Wan and Central
  • Audience: 200 urban professionals

CWS WAN CHAI ADVENTURE RACE

CWS City Challenge_logo

Hong Kong, 2015

  • Client: Child Welfare Scheme
  • Project: Urban adventure race where teams navigate from checkpoint to checkpoint to reach their final destination. Clues, questions and games highlighted Wan Chai’s unique heritage
  • Audience: 200 urban professionals

Urban Explorers Camp

CWS City Challenge_logo

Hong Kong & Hanoi, 2011

Urban Discovery City Challenge

RGS 1

Hong Kong, 2010 – 2014

  • Client: Various corporate and private clients
  • Role: Curator
  • Project: Themed urban adventure races for corporate team building in lesser known parts of Hong Kong
  • Audience: 5000+ urban professionals