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PechaKucha Presentation

A Better Contrast: 8 Cakes and 1 Candle

PRESENTED ON DEC 01, 2011
IN KYIV @ VOL 6

In this presentation we learn how to engage children in the process of cooking, and the presenter, Victoria Velichko, also shares some thoughts on why she chooses not to buy certain products at the store, but instead straight from the farm. (in Ukrainian)

 
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Modern Architecture in Kyiv

BY VLADIMIR GEIKO
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 22, 2012

In Vladimir Geiko's presentation, he covers the injection of revolutionary ideas in the architectural appearance of Kyiv, and introduces us to the most advanced building technologies. (in Ukrainian)

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Kyiv Explore Together

BY DAN VORONOV
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 22, 2012

Dan Voronov is a writer and director, and in this presentation he explains how he has developed what he considers to be an improved way of conducting urban hikes. He's behind the "Kyiv explore together" project in which, under his guidance every Saturday, a group gets together to cross difficult terrain within Kiev. (in Ukrainian)

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Kids-Coins

BY SERGEY BIDENKO
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 11, 2012

Kids-Coins is an educational project -- held inside and outside school -- that teaches children and teenagers the basics of financial literacy and entrepreneurship. Sergey Bidenko and Irina Zolotarevych -- co-authors of the "Kids-Coins" projects -- are experienced business coaches who have implemented 37 training and educational programs for adults and youth. (in Ukrainian)

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Tales Therapy and Dreams

BY KATERINA EGORUSHKINA
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 11, 2012

A presentation that deals with how our childhood tales relate to our dreams. We also learn about tales therapy, and the ways in which through therapeutic tales and creative visualization one can turn their (not borrowed!) dreams into reality. Katerina Egorushkіna shares her personal and professional experiences relating to these issues. (in Ukrainian)

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Making Friends

BY ANASTASIA YEVGRASHYNA
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 11, 2012

Anastasia Yevgrashyna is the 10-year-old daughter of PKN Kyiv organizer Timofey Yevgrashyn, and as she explains: "I study, sing, dance, and make friends. I like everything new and different. I'll tell you about playing with friends, and what they do to help me." (in Ukrainian)

 
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Monaghan Is Shit?

BY VIKTORIA ZOLOTAREVICH
@ VOL 6 ON DEC 01, 2011

This year, Viktoria Zolotarevich spent 5 months in a small town in Ireland. During this time, she realized that no matter where you live, your happiness depends on you. This story is about how you can get out of life in any city and learn to love the place where you live. (in Ukrainian)

 
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Interesting Kiev

BY ARSENIY FINBERG
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 11, 2012

Arseniy Finberg is the creator of the project Interesting Kyiv, how to make people more curious about their city, Kyiv and make business/projects.

 
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8 Things Designers Can Learn from Baking Cakes

BY JAMES STOCKDALE
@ VOL 21 ON APR 11, 2013

James Stockdale is an architect by trade, but is passionate about cakes. He discusses how cake design principles can be applied to the rest of the design world.

James emphasizes the importance of engaging all the senses, and how to cultivate the ideal work environment and attitude.

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Extraordinary Cakes

BY UN JEU D'ENFANT
@ VOL 9 ON DEC 02, 2014

The French duet of "Un Jeu d'Enfant" is composed by a pastry cook (Jonathan) and a designer (Sébastien). Together, they realize incredible personalized cakes, with their very own design and tastes always greedier. In a modern style and always in search of novelties, it's really important for us to conceive pastries creations of high quality. {in french}