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CSV training with Richard Welford

Creating Shared Value (CSV) is a powerful business philosophy that encourage companies to create innovative businesses that adds value concurrently for both the society at large together with the business' profit objectives.

Motherapp is committed to CSV in our products and services, and has been active in promoting our vision that businesses are able to create economic value in a way that also creates value for our society.

With the support of the Hong Kong Government Efficiency Office (效率促進辦公室), and The Share Value Initiatives by SIE Fund, our product and consulting team members had ...

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Hong Kong Smart City POC Trial

The recap video of MotherApp's Smart City project done in conjunction with the Hong Kong SAR government is now live!

With the Hong Kong government injecting more budget in and paying more attention on the local IT sector, Smart City projects are projected to lead the path forwards in the technnovation arena.

A couple of Smart City projects has been underway with “Proof of Concept” trials deployed in Kowloon East for testing in 2017.

MotherApp is a close partner for these projects with our smart operation technology and capabilities. Using video analytics, internet of things(IoT), and deep-learning, we are able to provide ...

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PowerArena- the crowd management solution

One of MotherApp's core business products, PowerArena is the system that powers our crowd management solution.

PowerArena is primarily used as an operational platform to optimise staffing efficiency and improve crowd flow in crowded places. However, as a deep-learning backed video analytic software, it has the capability to be deployed in any scenario where motion detection and behaviour analysis is needed- be it for vehicles or for people.

There are three main components to this smart operation system: Sense, Manage, and Act.

1. Sense
To break it down ...

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Creating Shared Value (CSV)

The concept of shared value was first introduced by Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter and Professor Mark Kramer as the bridge between competitive advantage and corporate social responsibility. In the early days, companies were widely perceived to be capitalising at the expense of their communities.

Then came along the concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR), where business goals are first met before introducing a twinge of philanthropy or an act of social good as an attempt to narrow the aforementioned gap. This is often seen as a grey ...

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Internet of Things: the automation of smart, connected products

As Hong Kong gears towards smart city development,  the Internet of Things (IoT) as a technology will be a key player in propelling a new digital age. This reveals enormous potential in the development of both urban living and corporate progressions.

So, what does the internet of things actually mean? The term is very literal and as a high-level overview, essentially mean ‘smart connected systems’- connecting any devices (i.e. electronics / sensors / computers) to a network (i.e. Internet), enabling them to communicate and exchange ...

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