Robbi Zidna Ilman • TEDxJakarta
Robbi Zidna Ilman graduated Cum Laude from School of Architecture, Planning and Policy Development (SAPPK) - Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) in 2012. Since then he has co-founded Growbox--a company that engage on urban farming issues by growing mushroom in a box. Addressing sustainable building material with similar means, by 2015 his company launched Mycotech. It seek to use Mycelium, a fungal colony, as an adhesive agent for sawdust, wooden scrap, and other building debris. Effectively reusing plant-base waste product as an architectural finishing and structural elements. Mycotech has collaborated with academia in the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich. Both Mycotech and Growbox has won several awards including Finalist for DBS Bank Sociopreneur Bootcamp in 2015.