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21 OCT ODA Wetopia Inspiration Day

October 21 @ 09:00 - 18:00

- FREE

DON’T MISS THIS EXCITING DAY OF INSPIRATION AND SHARING!

Are you an active citizen, policymaker, citymaker, social entrepreneur, scientist or anthropologist that is serious about creating change? Are you an aspiring changemaker? Are you a “Wetopian” who believes in the power of collaboration and new alliances to create significant change and transformation and better cities TOGETHER?

Make this your special day! Be inspired by our impressive 2019 collection of international and local “INSPIRATORS” & ‘WETOPIANS”!

Participate in a day of mutual learning and sharing in the company of international and local “Inspirators” from Afrika and the rest of the world who will share their inspirational stories and projects that have already ignited significant change.

BOOK YOUR SEAT FOR INSPIRATION DAY HERE

Seats are limited so it is advisable to book your seat in advance.

PROGRAMME

8:30 – 9:00: Registration

9:00 – 10:00

  • Setting the Wetopia Scene: Wetopia Curators
  • Welcome Address: Mayor of Cape Town, Dan Plato
  • MC: Abbas Jamie

10:00 – 11:00: KEYNOTE 1 & 2: TOPIC:Co-creating change through new alliances

  • Joke QuintensWetopia, Making Cities Together (France/Belgium)
  • Michael UwemedinoHuman City Project (Nigeria)

11:10 – 12:10: PANEL 1: TOPIC:Breaking barriers MODERATOR: Ellen Fischat

  • Sihle TshabalalaQuirky30 (SA)
  • Lauren DallasFuture Females (SA)
  • Karidas TshintsholoKhula Farming app (SA)

12:10 – 13:20: LUNCH

13:30 – 14:30: KEYNOTE 3 & 4: TOPIC:Waste, a catalyst for change

  • MundanoPimp My Carroça (Brazil)
  • Kevin KimwelleJoe Slovo’s Community Center (SA)

14:40 – 15:40: PANEL 2: TOPIC: “Food for thought”: MODERATOR: Gareth Morgan

  • Nonhlanhla Joye – Umgibe – (SA)
  • Xolisa Bangani – Impilo Yabantu Market (SA)
  • Abigail Mbalo Mokoena4Roomed eKasi Culture (SA)

15:50 – 16:50: KEYNOTE 5 & 6: TOPIC: “Co-creating change with citizens

  • Julia KamuiruLiving Lab Nairobi (Kenya)
  • JulienVever – Yes We Camp – Les Grands Voisins Paris (France) 

17:00 – 18:00: PANEL 3: TOPIC: “A brave new world”: MODERATOR: Jodie Allemeier

  • Siyanda SopangisaKhayelitsha Canoe Club (SA)
  • Sander Van Bussel – Human Rights Tattoo (Netherlands)
  • BRAVE Rock Girls(SA)

18:00 – 19:30: Reception / Networking:

Please join us after the Wetopia Inspiration Day for a glass of wine and a little bit of a mingle and networking.

 

BOOK YOUR SPECIAL LUNCH EXPERIENCE WITH ABIGAIL MBALO MOKOENA

Look forward to an extra special lunch prepared by one of our local “inspirators and social entrepreneurs”. Make sure that you buy your ticket before the event.

LUNCH: R100 – special lunch prepared by one of our 2019 “inspirators”. Limited meals for the day so make sure you book and pay yours before you arrive.

PLEASE USE THE BELOW QR CODE TO PAY AND BOOK YOUR LUNCH. 

 

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Organizer

OPEN DESIGN AFRIKA
Email:
info@opendesignafrika.org
Website:
www.opendesignafrika.org

Venue

Castle of Good Hope
Cnr. of Castle and Darling Street
Cape Town, Western Cape 8001 South Africa
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Organizer

OPEN DESIGN AFRIKA
Email:
info@opendesignafrika.org
Website:
www.opendesignafrika.org

Venue

Castle of Good Hope
Cnr. of Castle and Darling Street
Cape Town, Western Cape 8001 South Africa
+ Google Map