SEPTEMBER 19, 2013
PechaKucha Night – Adelaide
Volume #8. ‘Hidden Heroes’
Friday September 20th #PKN8Global
PechaKucha Night - 20X20 Format: speakers show 20 images, which show for 20 seconds each - Images advance automatically, giving a total of 6 minutes 40 seconds before the next presenter is up. It's fast, its fun and as some have said, PK Nights "combine business meeting and poetry slam to transform orporate cliche into surprisingly compelling beat-the-clock performance art: (Daniel H Pink, Wired).
It's like clubbing for thinkers...
…inspiration for the creative class…
...a business social that's more a night out...
...it'll get your heart skipping and your mind racing!
Come and shoot the breeze with some of Adelaide's finest and emerging creative talent, for a relaxed, funny and always thought provoking feast of ideas!
The Adelaide Pecha crew are designers, architects, artists, scientists, body artists, fashion designers, anthropologists, sociologists, glass blowers, magicians, photographers, musicians, and creative entrepreneurs from all industries and all walks of life!
TICKET NUMBERS: 120 Only - Please pre-purchase your tickets now and spread the word to save disappointment http://pkn8global.eventbrite.com.au/
EVENTBRITE TICKETS: $8
DOOR TICKETS: $10
DATE: Friday, 20th September 2013
TIME: Doors open 6:30 for a 7:00 start
MC: Matthew Wright-Simon from Ecocreative
CATERING: Beer, Wine, Soft + Nibblies (Best to eat prior if you're really hungry)
AUCTIONS: Brother MFC J430W printer and God's Hill Wines
SPECIAL EVENT: God's Hill Wine Tasting
#1. Thanks to RDS Site Management Group for their generous donation of a brand new, in box Brother MFC J430W printer
#2. Charlie Scalzi from God's Hill Wines, for his donation of a bottle of the Menzel Shiraz 2008
#3. A duo of God's Hill Wines that include;
III Rows Unwooded Chardonnay 2011 A well rounded Chardonnay with dominant citrus characters on both the nose and palate. No oak treatment was given to this wine, allowing the dominant fruit flavours of the variety to shine through. A very full bodied Chardonnay with a lingering finish. Classic varietal wine!
God's Hill Shiraz 2011 A wine with plenty of richness and concentration on the palate , with loads of fresh berry fruit, with chocolaty ripe tannins and lingering finish .Beautiful rich and elegant wine which will continue to grow.
So, get your Auction blood pumping as we put these generous donations up at #PKN8Global on Friday night.
#PKN8Global LINE-UP (In no particular order)
Wayne Lewis // Rising Sun Pictures
Peter Coombs // It Started With a Pen
Trudi Pavlovsky // Dreams Do Come True
Clare Andrew // Meatcuts, Mystery and the Cinema
Travis Ranson // A Subculture of Hero Training
Kimberley Marshall // Shoe Boxes of Love
Charlie Scalzi // A Little Slice of Italy in the Barossa
Zoom Strange // Title: Rat or Survival: Zen and the Art of the Pig
PechaKucha Nights are TOTALLY not-for profit local events held in more than 700+ cities across the world, forming a global network of like-minded designers and creatives from all disciplines. PechaKucha Night‘s are all about ‘uncovering the unexpected’, networking and having fun!
For more about PechaKucha Night - Adelaide, head to the websites;
GLOBAL: www.pechakucha.org and sign up for the Adelaide newsletter to be notified of upcoming events.
SPONSORS + VOLUNTEERS
Thanks to venue sponsor Hub Adelaide, Steve Hall of and team from Dreamstreamstv, who Livestream and film our events. Thanks also to Event Photographer, Jason Vandepeer from SMI.nted Inc, regular techie volunteer Hing-Wah Kwok, MC Matthew Wright-Simon from Ecocreative and bar and door volunteers from AIESEC.
We'd also like to thank RDS Site management Group for their generous donation of a brand new, in box Brother MFC J430W printer and Charlie Scalzi from God's Hill Wines, for donating a bottle of the Menzel Shiraz 2008 and a duo of God Hill Wines, which include III Rows Unwooded Chardonnay 2011 and God's Hill Shiraz 2011. Get your AUction blood pumping as we put generous donations up #PKN8Global on Friday night.
Ticket sales cover the costs of equipment only – Raffle and auctions are held at the events to raise money for PechaKucha Global to cover costs associated with runnning PechaKucha Nights accross the world. Pecha is Non-profit in the old-school way - Volunteers and speakers are not permitted to receive payment for their time and work - Pecha events come together from the passion and generosity of volunteers and speakers who give their time to share their ideas.
*Please note that it does not take a huge sum of money to put on a PK Events in Adelaide but it does take some (to date each event has cost around $800). No one makes a nickel; we are local volunteers that are passionate about providing a public platform for sharing creative ideas and processes.
Stay connected on the Pecha Adelaide Facebook page or the groups on Facebook and Linkedin if you’d like to present and for details about collaborative projects that happen as a result of our networking and upcoming events!