Under Her Eye: Waste Labs

On June 1st, 2018 I had the pleasure and privilege to be part of Under Her Eye: Women & Climate Change. This two-day event was held in London at the Knowledge Center at the British Library and it brought together different female voices from across several disciplines to discuss issues around climate change. The event's … Continue reading Under Her Eye: Waste Labs

Disruption Innovation Festival 2016

-This is the session transcript of my session at the DiF this year. Hope you enjoy it!- Clean Energy & Education Through the Power of Music Hello everyone and thank you for joining us in this session. I am Diana Simpson Hernandez and I  am the Head of Design & Product Strategy for Shake Your Power. We … Continue reading Disruption Innovation Festival 2016

What is your legacy?

Here is an interesting exercise. Imagine you are in your death bed and before you die you have to leave a legacy. This legacy is the knowledge and experience you gathered throughout your life that must be passed on to future generations. You are simply not allowed to die until you give your legacy to … Continue reading What is your legacy?

Mexico's MestizObjects

I've always been fascinated by human creativity, and some of it's finest expressions are found in the most humble places. In Mexico, like in so many other places where there is a lot of scarcity, there is also incredible resourcefulness. "One man's trash is another's treasure. " We have all heard this. And this couldn't … Continue reading Mexico's MestizObjects

Find Your Patch and Give Back

On the last post I went through some methods you can use to come up with new business ideas. The most important thing in the process is to create solutions that really enhance people’s lives. Solutions that ultimately empower the users and give lots of value. Those are the ideas that take off. It’s sometimes … Continue reading Find Your Patch and Give Back