Ben Chestnut on creating an environment for creativity and empowerment

– The Aro 27 cafe and bicycle repair shop in Brazil, takes environmentally friendly commuting to the next level. You can park your bike safely, take a shower in the facilities offered, and start your work day or meeting with a jolt of java.

– A great marketing campaign by Marriott Australia to make travelling fun for teens, with their This City My Way teen concierge program using Instagram, and Kik. An easy way to guide teens around a city by someone their own age.

Lignacite, a UK company, has developed a product called Carbon Buster – actually, a carbon negative building block that takes carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere.

– Another piece of wearable tech = customized fashion. Lume, allows the wearer to change the color of their outfits through LEDs controlled via smartphones.