Explore our programme

Pecha Kucha

18th March, 2018
The Alchemist Bar, Westlands
5:00pm – 8:00pm

An opportunity to meet the many interesting faces behind Nairobi’s design community in a relaxed market atmosphere. The highlight will be a PechaKucha event with paced and engaging presentations from Kenyan and international design visionaries.

Programme

Pechakucha speakers:

Tosh Juma- Nairobi Design Institute

Esther Kute- Bata Kenya

Fady Rostom- Ark Africa

Marta Terne- Better Shelter

James Mitchell- Orkidstudio

Katharina Elleke- Precious Plastics

Adam Reineck- IDEO.org

Careers in Design

19th March, 2018
Kenya Cultural Centre
9:00am – 5:00pm

A day of creators, recruiters and education institutions sharing their work. An opportunity to speak to industry leaders and get an insight into the processes behind their work, with IDEO.org,

Programme

Workshop registration

Opening remarks

Nairobi Design Institute

Black Rhino VR

Ark Africa

Exhibition Tour

Precious Plastics demo

Ark Africa and Orkid Studio workshop.
Black Rhino virtual reality experience

Bluesky Innovation workshop

Afrika Design!

23rd March, 2018
Kenya Cultural Centre
9:00am – 5:00pm

A morning of discussions in two speaker panels focused on resource & community respectively. Each panel will have a follow up workshop in the
afternoon.

Programme

Workshop registration

Opening remarks

Resource panel

Dreambig World by Juan

Community panel

Workshops & Exhibitions
Better Shelter
Precious Plastics
Orkid Studio
Juan
Aurecon
Bluesky Innovations

Make A Day Of It

24th March, 2018
The Alchemist Bar, Westlands
11:00am – 7:00pm

A hands on day of fun for the whole family and anyone interested in Nairobi’s exciting maker culture. From artisans and fundis to 3D printers, virtual reality and live art, this interactive event will engage everyone’s creativity.

Programme

Design Exhibitions & Installations