This is an online platform built by a joint project among some universities in Taiwan.
They designed a survey that matches your opinion upon several issues and matches your political views with candidates, making it easier for to make a choice.
Although there are a lot of channels to deliver information to the audience, making information accessible for the citizens with difficulties. For example in Taiwan the TV election debate always provide sign language.
Hi Duncan, this is a co-working space in Shanghai http://xinchejian.com/ They also call it "hackerspace", pretty similar to co-working spaces, I thought you might be interested http://blog.hackerspaces.org/
I think it's also important to bring people with similar interests together, if they're already doing something in the same field, it would be better if they can collaborate and bring all resources together