AYOBA! VIVA! Open Design Cape Town Festival #WDCCT2014 @ City Hall 13-23August

03Sep14

“..social innovation is as important & maybe more important than,techno-scientific & business innovations..” – Prof. Ezio Manzini
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“Today, social innovation is as important and maybe more important than,techno-scientific and business innovations. Because these social innovations tend to be grass roots efforts developed from the bottom up, the top needs to help cultivate them or risk crushing them. This danger exists because these grass-roots efforts are currently not recognized for their potential in quite the same way as are other, more established types of innovation.” – Prof. Ezio Manzini

Open Design Cape Town Festival
“OPEN DESIGN Cape Town [ODCT] brings together all the design disciplines to remove the exclusive stigma associated with design. The full and varied programme encourages design practitioners, managers, media, educators, students and members of the public to share design concepts with each other – and particularly with young people – to develop and inspire a future generation of designers.” – ODCT

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World Design Capital Cape Town 2014
“WDC2014 sees Cape Town host over 460 Transformative Design Projects throughout the year. The central theme behind the city’s successful bid, ‘Live Design. Transform Life.’ focuses on the role that design can play in social transformation. This theme, sets the tone for the programme of design-inspired events and projects…” – WDC2014

Sponsors :
City of Cape Town
Cape Town Design Network
Cape Craft & Design Institute (CCDI)

#opendesignct #wdcct2014 #design #sustaibabledesign #architecture #capetown #cityhall #africa #southafrica
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