Programme

DESIGNING CAREERS: Premier Design Education Showcase

Tue 15 2017 @ 10:00 - 16:00
  • Venue:   Auditorium, Cape Town City Hall, Darling Street
  • Event Host:   Open Design
  • Admission:   FREE for schools
  • Contact: Open Design, info@opendesignct.com

About the event:

FREE EVENT FOR SCHOOLS! BOOK NOW!

AN EXCITING EVENT FOR GRADES 9 – 12 Learners

BOOKINGS FOR SCHOOLS & EDUCATORS ARE ESSENTIAL. Click here for booking form.

Watch a video clip of Designing Careers 2016

Innovation, education and community are the building blocks of a sustainable, inclusive, prosperous society. Design and innovation are the unifying threads that link the building blocks and solutions to develop a better future world. One of Cape Town’s most dynamic design and innovation events, the Open Design Cape Town Festival, brings these concepts together.

Designing Careers for High School learners is the Premier Design Education showcase. From 2017 Designing Careers will be hosted at the magnificent concert hall/auditorium at the Cape Town City Hall

The programme includes:

  • Top national, local and international Tertiary Design Schools will present their schools and different study options available. See the confirmed list below
  • One Stop Design Shop: Top national, local and international Tertiary Design School Expo – showcasing a variety of study options and student work from different design disciplines. See the confirmed list below
  • Tailored Talks by iconic SA Designers: See confirmed speakers below
  • Movie Hour
  • Food Quarter

ABOVE: The magnificent concert hall at the Cape Town City Hall will be the new venue

for Designing Careers

 

The confirmed line-up of Iconic SA Designers include:

  • Internationally acclaimed SA architect Luyanda Mpahlwa (Design Space Africa responsible for the design of the famous
    10×10 Housing project)
  • Internationally acclaimed SA furniture and interior designer Haldane Martin who designed the Zulu Mama chair, the
    Songololo couch and the interior of Truth Coffee to mention a few
  • More speakers will be confirmed soon

Confirmed Tertiary Design Schools that will exhibit and present. More tertiary schools will be confirmed soon: 

From Cape Town:

From Johannesburg:

From Europe:

 


Speakers


Location: Auditorium, Cape Town City Hall, Darling Street
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Darling Street, Cape Town

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