Past Bandar Seri Begawan Event: VOL 13

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VOL 13

March 03, 2018
@ The Post, Coworking + Community Space

Still warm from the country's 34th National Day, PechaKuchaNight BSB is bringing more heat and limelight to the city's creatives.  To spice things up, an international speaker who is no stranger to and in Brunei.  PKN BSB Vol 13 is a private affair, which means to join you'll need an invite.  Get yours by emailing the friendly volunteers at  Seats are limited :)

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Women in Foreign Policy

@ VOL 13 ON MAR 03, 2018

Growing up in Australia, Nicola Rosenblum hoped to be a vet, but the path she walked led her to other things. She talks about the history of women in Australia's foreign policy, including her own personal journey to become High Commissioner to Brunei.

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Design Inspirations

@ VOL 13 ON MAR 03, 2018

XOIA, the brainchild of Atiqah Ismail, was created out of a desire to build a successful brand that represented the designs and aspirations of a determined vision. Being the creative director for XOIA, Atiqah envisions XOIA’s design to embody minimalist and contemporary fashion while paying homage from the inspiration it is drawn from. Find out what XOIA means to Atiqah and the journey that it has brought her to.

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What Made Me Want To ÜPSYKL

@ VOL 13 ON MAR 03, 2018

Fashion designers Nina Saiful and Nabilah Jeffery wanted to be involved in something impactful and meaningful in their life. This led them to team up and grow a friendship to start a social enterprise that tied their passion and interests together. Their company and brand, ÜPSYKL, is the first eco-fashion platform in Brunei for designers to upcycle clothes and reduce the gap between landfills and the fashion industry.

Join Nina as she recalls her journey from being a pizza mascot to building a brand with her partner-in-design.

Atiqah Ismail
Fashion Designer , XOIA in Bandar Seri Begawan
Nina and Nabilah (UPSYKL)
Fashion Retail in Bandar Seri Begawan
Nicola Rosenblum
Australian High Commissioner, Australian High Commission to Brunei Darussalam in Bandar Seri Begawan
Wa’iz Maidin
Interior Designer, Dimension Company in Bandar Seri Begawan