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Cooking like a Wok Star
BY ELEANOR HOH
@ VOL 21
ON MAR 15, 2013
Eleanor Hoh shares how she learned wok cooking from her mother and adapted it to a western kitchen. She showcases her Wok Star Kit designed to help people be successful by providing the right tools and techniques, heat source and good ingredients. Eleanor insists when cooking is a creative and fun process, it eliminates the chore of “what’s for dinner?” and shortens the cooking and cleanup time, so anyone can become a Wok Star!
Only in New Westminster
BY TODD BRIGHT
@ VOL 2
ON APR 26, 2013
Professional Chef Todd Bright recounts some of his favorite experiences cooking in the lower mainland area. With sustainability initiatives, cooking competitions, and other community events, the area has become one of Bright's favorite places.
The Wax Cookbook
BY KARIN SANDIN
@ VOL 40
ON JUN 13, 2013
Karin Sandin is a graduate of Malmstens. Rather than focus on a piece of furniture as her final project, she investigated furniture wax; making a cookbook for those keen to make their own wax at home from everyday ingredients. Her work takes the form of a beautifully illustrated 'cookbook' illustrating not only the processes involved in this humble substance but displaying the ingredients in a series of attractive tableaus. (in Swedish)
Silent Dinner Parties
A Silent Dinner Party is no ordinary dinner party. Hosted by Honi Ryan around the world, there are certain stipulations to uphold: guests cannot use any form of vocal or written communication. With 35 performances in 11 cities (8 countries thus far!) Silent Dinner Parties are a means to bridge cultural divides, and function as a sort of "social sculpture."
"Presentation of the Day" on September 5, 2013.
Rose Bakery Arrives in Japan
BY TOMOKO UDOHIRA
@ PECHAKUCHA X ARTEK
ON OCT 31, 2013
Tomoko Udohira presents the famous Rose Bakery. This bakery is headquartered in Paris and is always crowded. In this bakery they cook things like pizzas and carrot cakes. To make them they use as many organic ingredients as possible. Recently Rose Bakery has opened branches in Japan. (In Japanese)
What IT Companies Can Do Together?
BY IAN CHERNOV
@ VOL 10
ON DEC 14, 2013
Turn knowledge into action!
Ian Chernov, IT project manager, market analyst and researcher, Yalantis, in his presentation from PKN Dnipropetrovsk IT::Reality Vol.10 invited all to join forces and to establish cooperation and co-working. He highlighted that unique feature how to gain this – the creation and development of IT-CxO community in Dnipropetrovsk.
BY JULIA KITZSTEINER
@ VOL 17
ON MAR 28, 2014
Eine Präsentation über zwei verschiedene Aktivitäten, die nicht unbedingt zusammenpassen. Julia Kitzsteiner hat die zwei spannenden Hobbies KOCHEN und BLOGGEN und verknüpft sie zu ihrem Blog Kochliebe. Sie selbst kocht interessante Rezepte, fotografiert sie und stellt die Ergebnisse ihren Interessenten zur Verfügung. In ihrer Präsentation zeigt sie Beispiele zu beiden Themenfeldern. Allein die Bilder machen schon Appetit.
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PKN Maastricht Vol. 2
The city of Maastricht recently hosted its second PechaKucha Night, again with a terrific lineup of presenters -- you can view streaming video of all the presentations here. Organizer Martijn Kagenaar reports. After the overwhelming success of PKN’s January debut in Maastricht, our audience didn’t have to wait long for a new PKN. March 20th, about 250 visitors saw speakers from six nations: Australia, Belgium, Croatia, Germany, USA, and even some from the Netherlands. In AINSI, 1 kilometer from Belgium and 20 kilometers from Germany, an international crowd got together for 12 presentations. They saw and heard about life in the roof gutter, singing bridges, and a journey to the moon. Maastricht’s mayor was delighted, as was the well known writer of "The Creative City," Charles Landry. He was our very special guest, hosted by Mrs. Odile Wolfs, cultural delegate at the Province of Limburg. The day after, we were her guests in a masterclass at TEFAF, the world’s leading Art Fair in Maastricht. Charles inspired his Maastricht students for one day to think about crossing borders in order to become a real creative region. Maastricht is a candidate to be Cultural Capital of Europe in 2018. Another fun part of PKN Maastricht is the PechaKitchen, which Martijn describes as the "speakers-only after party: a cooking workshop, a few weeks after the event. There we can look back on the presentations, look forward, and make further plans to co-operate with each other." Below, photos from the event -- see more in this Flickr photoset. PKN Maastricht Vol. 3 will take place June 20.
This presentation goes out to all the foodies out there, as Nik Mavromatis introduces us to new ways of cooking, while at the same time sharing ideas on how to create new tastes. It was recorded at PechaKucha Night in Christchurch Vol. 1.
A Theme for PKN Miami Vol. 12
PechaKucha Night in Miami Vol. 12 is set for June 9 at Lester's Coffee House, and here's more info on the event from organizer Carl Hildebrand (and you'll the list of presenters on the official event page).PechaKucha Miami celebrates Lester’s Coffee House recent opening by honoring it’s mission serving as a place for exchaning both products and ideas. The DIY – Do It Yourself theme for the evening event will feature speakers in professional photography, street art, wok cooking, independent radio, and hologram technology. Adding to the mix, for the first time ever, speakers will offer their products and services for the best barter they get from the guest audience.
Global Cities Week Coverage Continues
Just a note to say that coverage of last week's Global Cities Week will indeed continue on the blog -- we've got lots of great reports and photos to share -- but we've had to postpone it a bit so we can finish up a nice project that we'll be able to talk more about next week (hint: it relates to an anniversary that is just around the corner). The photo above was from Gothenburg's GCW event, with full report and photos here.
For the Love of Astronomy, Inspiring People to Cook Through Workshops, and a Tease from Chelmsford
Presenters In his presentation (from PKN Hyderabad Vol. 9), Neil Ghosh shares his love for astronomy, and takes us on a tour that covers different aspects of the science, tying it to his own personal learning of it. Julia Bondarchuk is the owner of the cookery club and shop Edoque, and in her presentation (in Russian, from PKN St. Petersburg Vol. 20) she talks about her cooking parties and workshops, where cooking turns to a game, using culinary construction sets. The master classes and workshops have the goal of inspiring people to cook and to save time when doing so. Posters Today's addition to the Tumblr blog is whiskerlicious, with the wonderful illustrated poster for the upcoming PKN Mendoza Vol. 6, pictured above. Photos The city of Chelmsford hasn't had its first PKN yet -- although we expect that will happen soon -- but here's what appears to be a bit of... guerrilla teasing? It was found on Instagram, with the tags #pechakucha, #chelmsford, and #20x20. Calendar Thursdays tend to be the night of choice for PKNs, and we have another busy one tonight (September 6): PKN Barnsley Vol. 5, PKN Dunedin Vol. 15, PKN Svendborg Vol. 2, PKN Singapore Vol. 5, PKN Santiago Vol. 3, and PKN Budapest Vol. 28. Tomorrow, you can catch PKN Sioux Falls Vol. 4 and PKN Bangor, Maine Vol. 6.
Mårten Claesson and Ola Rune
Presenting at next week's Tokyo Designers Week edition PechaKucha Night (on Wednesday, October 30) are 2/3 of architecture/design group Claesson Koivisto Rune. We're very happy to welcome Mårten Claesson and Ola Rune, who will talk about contemporary design that embraces ancient cooking methods, cutting CO emissions by half. 10月30日のPechaKucha Night 東京at Tokyo Designers Weekのプレゼンターとしてデザイングループ Claesson Koivisto Runeの、Mårten ClaessonさんとOla Runeさんが登壇されます。
What IT Companies Can Do Together?
Turn knowledge into action! Ian Chernov, IT project manager, market analyst and researcher, Yalantis, in his presentation from PKN Dnipropetrovsk IT::Reality Vol.10 invited all to join forces and to establish cooperation and co-working. He highlighted that unique feature how to gain this – the creation and development of IT-CxO community in Dnipropetrovsk.
Pecha Kucha Bemidji: FAQ
For Presenters What file format should images be in? .JPG You do not need to put your PK in a PowerPoint file! We assemble all the presenters' images into one file for the event. Where can I find images for my presentation? You can use your own photos, stock photography, your own illustrations, and any images you have permission to use or that are in the public domain. Here's some good information about images and copyright. If you have any trouble locating images for your presentation, don't hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We can help! Contact us with any questions and we’ll be glad to help with your images. Please number the files in the order they should appear in the presentation. In the case of more than one image per slide, simply name them 1a, 1b, 1c, etc. They are due two weeks before the event. I’m presenting and I am nervous. Help! PKN audiences are open-minded, generous, and appreciative of your time and effort. Many of the people in our audience have presented in the past, so they know how you feel! Relax. You’re going to have a great time! Contact our PKN team for further resources and encouragement. We're happy to help! What do I need to do before the big event (besides prepare my presentation)? Fill out the biographical information so the emcee can introduce you. (This will be sent in an email.) Send your numbered images to PK coordinators two weeks before the event. Tell us your presentation’s topic and title. When should I show up? PKN starts at 6:30, but the doors open and the creative showcase begins at 6:00. If you are speaking, please arrive by 6:15. What kind of microphone is available? A handheld mic is available, as well as a clip-on lapel microphone and a stand microphone at the lectern. What kind of podium/lectern is available? We understand that this is being updated: TBD. Can I bring visual aids? Yes! PKN Attendees What is the ticket price? Free! Where is PKN held? The Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Dr NE, Bemidji, Minnesota. Beer and wine are available for purchase. What time is PKN? Creative Showcase starts at 6:00, PKN starts at 6:30 I want to present! What do I need to do? Email, Facebook message, or tweet at us! email@example.com, PKN Bemidji on Facebook, @pknBemidji on Twitter When are the PKNs in 2014? February 20th, May 15th, September 18th, December 4th Prospective Speakers What topics can I present about? There are only two things not allowed: You may not sell a product or service, and you may not attempt to persuade the audience regarding your political or philosophical leanings. Everything else is allowed. Please keep in mind that the audience is our entire community—all ages and backgrounds--so your content should be family-friendly. I have a friend who would be amazing at this event. What should I tell them? PKN is a fun and friendly environment for everyone, no matter what level of experience they have in front of an audience. After you present at PKN, you will want to do it again! Is this only for experienced presenters? No. Anyone can sign up to speak at a PKN. Anyone. And our PKN Bemidji team is happy to help you put your ideas together. General Questions Is PKN a non-profit? Yes! PKN is for fun, not for profit. What is the cover charge/ticket price? PKN is always free, fun, and family-friendly! Who are your sponsors? Amity Graphics, Red Zest Design, The Sanford Center, Kitchigami Regional Library Legacy, Glass Doctor of Bemidji, Green Janie, Garden of Edits, Blue Ox Marathon, Real Living First Realty. Can I be a sponsor? Yes! Contact us for more information. firstname.lastname@example.org How did PKN start in Bemidji? That’s a whole other blog article—coming soon! Tell me more about Pecha Kucha International. There’s some good information here: http://www.pechakucha.org/faq The PKN Internation blog is another good resource for all things PKN: http://www.pechakucha.org/daily And this great book is available if you want to read more. How do you pronounce Pecha Kucha? With Muppets, of course! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdghID66kLs What tools are available for creating my own pecha kucha? We have a worksheet that is very helpful for putting everything together. Our PKN team is always available to help you with your presentation. Just send us an email! Info@pknbemidji.org. I don’t think I have anything to present about. My life is pretty ordinary. Everyone has a unique experience and/or perspective to share about something. You can present. We would love to hear your story. I would like to be on your mailing list. Just drop us a message on Facebook (PKN Bemidji), Twitter @pknBemidji, or email email@example.com. How many other PKN chapters are there? As of January 15th, there are 727 chapters around the world! There are two others in Minnesota, in Duluth and Minneapolis. What is a Pecha Kucha Night, in a nutshell? PKN is a night of short stories and good conversations! Presentations consist of 20 images shown for 20 seconds each. Topics can be anything including but not limited to hobbies, travel, athletics, science, history, art, cooking, photography, volunteerism, and on and on. Check out our YouTube channel to see many of the past presentations. (link) Here’s PKN International’s FAQ. Are you trying to sell me something? No. Are you sure? Yes, we’re sure. Do you have any fun links pertaining to Pecha Kucha? Yes! Check out these cool posters from all over the world! Here’s an excellent article about PKN. Volunteers I don’t want to present a PK, but can I volunteer at an event? Yes! We need photographers, greeters, artists for the creative showcase, emcees, poster hangers, and people to spread the word about this fun community event! Contact us: firstname.lastname@example.org I would like to be in the creative showcase. Who should I talk to? Jane Hastig or Heather Johnson. Send us an email email@example.com