CHRISTCHURCH Search Results: “clean tech”
Clean tech playground: De Ceuvel
BY JOS DE KRIEGER
@ VOL 29
ON OCT 24, 2016
"It's a continual transformation that goes on and on..."
In Clean tech playground: De Ceuvel at PechaKucha Night Christchurch Vol. 29, Partner of renowned repurposing architects SuperUse Studios, Jos de Krieger takes us on a field trip around De Ceuvel, a clean tech playground in Amsterdam. There, innovators reclaimed a disused industrial portside site to create a space for experimentation with technologies for a sustainable future.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on April 3rd, 2017.
SITEWIDE Search Results: “clean tech”
Feb 14, 2013
The LAB Miami
Sep 20, 2013
Tech Valley Center of Gravity
Apr 10, 2014
Art & Technology Aalborg University
Oct 07, 2014
Tech Valley Center of Gravity
Aug 26, 2014
Apr 18, 2015
CLEan Water Powered by PechaKucha
Music Box Supper Club
Jun 10, 2015
Nov 08, 2016
Salt Lake City
Weller Book Works
Jan 28, 2017
Salt Lake City
Trolley Square South Entrance
Jan 19, 2018
About Orée: Elegant Reconciliation of Human and High Tech
BY YASUNOBU TAKATA
@ VOL 103
ON MAY 29, 2013
These days, people tend to see high tech as being cold and impersonal. Orée, from southern France, on the contrary, delivers elegant, unique and long lasting tech objects that combine natural materials, traditional hand crafting techniques, and the latest technologies. (in Japanese)
Clean Water for Life
BY BRADLEY PIERIK
@ VOL 28
ON JUN 13, 2013
Bradley Pierik (of Twothirds Water) has been studying the systems by which third-world countries purify their water to make it safe for human consumption. When waterborne diseases account for the majority of hospitalizations, a filtration system can literally be a lifesaver. Bradley goes into depth on his research and a prototype filter he's made while performing outreach in countries all over.
"Presentation of the Day" on December 28, 2013.
Clean Seas Please!
BY ERICA SMITH
@ VOL 1
ON AUG 27, 2013
Have you ever thought about the consequences of not properly disposing waste and its affects on the environment? Erica Smith, a graphic designer, talks about her recent campaign peoject called "Clean Seas Please" which aims to make people more aware about what they choose to dispose in toliets by creating attractive and thought provoking advertisments.
Clean Stoves for Africa
BY EMMANUEL BALELE
@ VOL 25
ON JAN 16, 2015
Yosief Iyassu (Eritrea), Emmanuel Balele (Tanzania) and James Bamwete (Uganda) describe the deplorable health and environment effects caused by the use of inefficient traditional charcoal cooking stoves in Africa and show how the situation could considerably improve by replacing them with energy saving clay-based cooking stoves.
BY AMOR MUÑOZ
@ VOL 39
ON FEB 20, 2015
A Clean, Well-Lit Space - Comma Books Store
BY 陳夏民HSIA MIN CHEN
@ VOL 26
ON OCT 10, 2015
Having founded his own publishing house, Comma (which in turn created Yao Yao magazine), Mr. Chen began by sharing stories about his hometown Taoyuan. Now in its fifth year, his publishing house's mission as is to speak to the world via its publications, and to tread the no-man's land between dreams and the tough reality of operating a bookstore. Mr. Chen hopes the business will become known as Taoyuan's version of Hemingway's, 'a clean, well-lit space' and ultimately become a hit with the locals.
Why Cities are Competing for Top Tech Talent
BY DAVID HEARD
@ VOL 20
ON DEC 01, 2015
Sask Tech 2017
BY BRYAN LARSON
@ VOL 1
ON NOV 28, 2017
As the VP of Design at Vendasta, Bryan Larson is passionate about UX and also admires entrepreneurs, mentors, and risk-takers. In this talk, Bryan gives us a chance to appreciate the major milestones and achievements of a number of local tech companies and associated initiatives over the last 12 months.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
Poster for PKN Helsingborg Vol. 3
Helsingborg will be hosting its PechaKucha Night Vol. 3 on March 1, at the Helsingborg Stadsteater. The event is not yet listed on the official PKN Helsingborg city page because of some tech issues, but it should all be fixed within a day or two.
Playing With Art and Tech, Street Art in Mendoza, and a Transformational Idea
Presentations Edit Vizer has recently finished her education at the art-technology faculty at Aalborg University, and here (at PKN Aalborg Vol. 9) she talks about her newest project, FARM, an art & tech playground project where she invites everyone to join workshops. Barney is a street artist, and in his presentation (in Spanish, from PKN Mendoza Vol. 2) he talks about about the works he's produced in the streets of Mendoza, and why he does it. Richard Borbridge has an idea, and it involves the complete transformation of publication consultation. He calls it Public Realm 2.0, and describes it in his presentation (from PKN Toronto Vol. 16). Posters Today's additions to the Tumblr blog are the posters for tonight's PKN Tallinn Vol. 6 (pictured above) and for this past Saturday's PKN Williamsburg Vol. 3. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgUs9I_tBWI Video Pordenone has a few PKNs under its belt, and here's a video showing what the PKN experience is like in that city. Calendar Here are tonight's (November 14) six PKNs: PKN Birmingham Vol. 7, PKN Okayama Vol. 15, PKN Amsterdam Vol. 23, PKN Mikkeli Vol. 2, PKN Tallinn Vol. 6, and PKN Santa Cruz Vol. 1. Tomorrow is even bigger: PKN Leeds Vol. 15, PKN Groningen Vol. 19, PKN Detroit Vol. 13, PKN Blue Mountains Vol. 4, PKN St. Albert Vol. 2, PKN Kiruna Vol. 4, PKN Vaxjo Vol. 13, and PKN Moscow (Idaho) Vol. 3.
You've seen -- and followed -- him running the Tokyo Marathon, and he will again take to the PK stage to update us on his latest tech-related projects. Yes, Joseph Tame will be our guest at tomorrow's Vol. 100, and the photo you see here is a good representation of what you can expect to see.すでに東京マラソンなどで有名なジョゼフさんが、iPhoneなどのテクノロジーを駆使してのマラソンプロジェクトを再度PechaKuchaで発表してくださいます！
At tomorrow's Vol. 103, we welcome Rob Pott, who will be talking about his "Bag-A-Surf" project, that aims to clean up Japan's beaches.PechaKucha Night 東京103（5月29日）に海岸に散らばるゴミ問題に取り組んでいるグループ「Bag-A-Surf」からRob Pottさんが登場されます。
Viacheslav Rudnytskiy is trainer at Success Technology Training Company in Dniproperovsk, Ukraine and he travels all over the world. After last trip he considered why there are clean streets in one place and dirty streets in another place. Theory of sustainable development is based on combination of economy, environment and social community factors of every phenomenon.
Clean Water for Life
Clean water may not be a luxury for us, but it is for many. Bradley Pierik (of Twothirds Water) has been studying the systems by which third-world countries purify their water to make it safe for human consumption. When waterborne diseases account for the majority of hospitalizations, a filtration system can literally be a lifesaver. In "Clean Water for Life" from PKN Vancouver Vol. 28, Bradley goes into depth on his research and a prototype filter he's made while performing outreach in countries all over.
Your heart rate is elevated, breathing pattern is abnormal. Sensors built into your clothing detect your anxiety and dispatch a calming agent. Ashley Lewis, a tech educator in Toronto, talks of her passion of tech-craft hybrids. In "Smarty Pants" from PKN Toronto Vol. 27, she is inspired by current interactive clothing and future consumer products from conductive ink and thread to makeup and sportswear that will have you thinking about fashion in a completely different way.
Providing Safe Water
“There are 800 million people who lack access to water, and 2.5 billion without a toilet.” Shilpa Alva co-founded and directs Surge: an organisation focused on bringing safe water and sanitation to those in need. In “Providing Safe Water” from PKN Chicago Vol. 30 Shilpa speaks on the creation of Surge, the plight of those without clean water or plumbing, and how she and her colleagues are enacting positive change.
Startups in Space
"Nowadays we have new tech. Everybody has an iPhone and actually these are more powerful than any of the satellites now in space. And thats the idea. We are basically using them produce space stuff that is way more powerful and much less expensive." In Startups in Space from Tokyo Vol. 127, spacecraft developer at Axelspace in Tokyo, Lucas Bremond catches us up on the accomplishments of the space programs of past and present, reminding us that many of historical cosmic triumphs were achieved with less computing power then that of our smartphones. He then turns our imaginations to the future, proposing a new age of space exploration where the playing field has been levelled, the barrier of entry lowered, an exciting new era of new inexpensive tech in space, which we can all potentially participate, and for the benefit of all.
“We are so privileged to be able to turn on our taps and have clean drinking water in an instant, but we often don’t think of the actual source of that water.” In "#LoveYourHeadwaters" from PechaKucha Night Edmonton Vol. 26, Alison Ronson brings us from the city into the beautiful Alberta wilderness, encouraging us to get excited about our water—where it comes from, why it needs more protection, and what the average Edmontonian can do to #LoveYourHeadwaters.