Trip 27 | Designing with Purpose with Stephan Ango of Lumi


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Moving to the Netherlands to pursue this very love he took a job as an intern only to take the first step in his entrepreneurial journey shortly thereafter via a kickstarter campaign for a solar-powered fabric printing technology. A few mistakes later, and with the same business partner, he then went on to co-found his latest sustainable packaging venture named Lumi.

Topics of this chat include:
• Shifting career interests
• Problem solving perspectives
• Bias toward finishing things
• Opportunities as an intern
• Skinning Winamp
• Minimalist approach
• Optimistic mindset
• Starting a podcast
• Kickstarting a company
• Difficulties with software stacks
• Harmony between economics and nature
• Tradeoffs
• Visibility, Optimization, Innovation
• Digging into the supply chain
• Finding the intersection
• Making a tool for scale

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