Software Engineer

Who Did You Interview?

  • Friend

Demographics That Might Provide Helpful Context for Their Responses

  • Age: 26
  • Occupation: Currently a Computer Science student. Is an incoming software engineer at an MNC.
  • Gender: Male
  • Nationality: Singaporean

Key Findings from the Interview

  • The interviewee comes from a nation that regards recycling and reusing very highly
  • The interviewee engages actively in recycling initiatives due to the ease of the availability of the facilities that allow them to do so with utmost convince.
  • The interviewee has an idea of how harmful inappropriate disposal of such waste could have from a humanitarian perspective, i.e. clogged drains. However, a relatively vague idea of how it could harm the environment.
  • As a busy student soon to enter the corporate world, convenience is critical for him. He would be more likely to participate in the service if it didn’t require him to go out of his way.
  • The interviewee expressed that, given Singapore's push for sustainability and technological advancements, there is potential for such a service to gain traction, primarily if it is supported by community engagement and government incentives.