15 Jun '11, 4pm

Our @gwendolynregina has “Kopi” with @Ruiwen Chua of Hackerspace & SquareCrumbs

Our @gwendolynregina has “Kopi” with @Ruiwen Chua of Hackerspace & SquareCrumbs

Of course, comparing that to Singapore’s startup scene back then, I did think, admittedly, that our local environment was nowhere as close. Then again, that was almost 5 years ago, so things have improved more than a little bit since then. Singapore’s startup scene has definitely grown a lot tighter, and we’re definitely a lot more similar to the close knit community that we saw back in Stockholm. We’ve got a lot of different activities going on now, conferences like Echelon, Accelerate, Red Dot Ruby Conf and PyCon, unconferences like BarCamp, GeekCamp, EduCamp, MusicCamp and FilmCamp, meetups from the various technical groups and so on, and we’re beginning to recognise the thought leaders and movers and shakers of the community, so we’re definitely on our way to evolving our own unique identity on our little island.

Full article: http://sgentrepreneurs.com/mobile/2011/06/16/kopi-ruiwen-...

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