Design Indaba to inspire Cape Town with full event programme

Design Indaba to inspire Cape Town with full event programme

DESIGN INDABA CONFERENCE 2012

For 17 years now Design Indaba has working to show how creativity can be applied as a means to fuelling social change. As such, Design Indaba strives to bring the foremost contemporary thought-leaders to South Africa each year.

Design Indaba Conference is held over three days each year, with a back-to-back speaker programme that features a wide range of designers, artists, social entrepreneurs, ad gurus, filmmakers, culinary masters and even a scent expert.

Design Indaba Conference takes place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 29 February to 2 March 2012. Click here for more information.

Venue: CTICC
Date: 29 February to 2 March
Location: Cape Town
Cost: R6850
More info: http://www.designindaba.com/conference
Contact: Lindsay Roberts
Company name: Design Indaba
Telephone number: 021 465 9966
Email address: hello@designindaba.com

 

DESIGN INDABA SIMULCAST 2012

The Design Indaba Simulcast serves to make Design Indaba Conference accessible across three cities, at a price geared towards young designers, student, and young professionals. It is a live broadcast of Design indaba Conference, making Design Indaba’s Simulcast a not-to-be-missed opportunity to experience the magic of Design Indaba at a massively discounted rate.

Venue: CTICC; University of Johannesburg’s Art Centre; Suncoast Conference Centre
Date: 29 February to 2 March
Location: Cape Town; Johannesburg; Durban
Cost:

Cape Town age 25 and above: R1560

Cape Town under-25: R1370

Johannesburg and Durban age 25 and above: R1200

Johannesburg and Durban under 25: R950

Johannesburg and Durban two-ticket bundle: R1600
More info: http://www.designindaba.com/events
Contact: Lindsay Roberts
Company name: Design Indaba
Telephone number: 021 465 9966
Email address: hello@designindaba.com

 

DESIGN INDABA EXPO 2012

South African creativity is blossoming and there’s no better place to experience it than the Design Indaba Expo 2012, South Africa’s premier showcase of homegrown, high-end design, which will boast an additional 1 000 square metres of floorspace this year.

Taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 2 to 4 March 2012, Design Indaba Expo will see many designers launching new work to the South African public.

Venue: CTICC
Date: 2 March to 4 March
Location: Cape Town
Cost:Adults R60
Pensioners 
and Students R40
Scholars 
and Children R30
Kids under 10 FREE
More info: http://www.designindaba.com/expo
Contact: Kelly Berman
Company name: Design Indaba
Telephone number: 021 465 9966
Email address: hello@designindaba.com

 

DESIGN INDABA FILMFEST 2012

As part of the preamble to the Design Indaba 2012 Conference and Expo, the Design Indaba Filmfest will once again whet Cape Town audience’s appetites in anticipation for this week of creative exchange. This year, the annual film festival offers a two-week warm-up to this sumptuous smorgasbord of some of the world’s best design.

The Design Indaba Filmfest aims to give everyone access to affordable, inspirational feature films and documentaries. From 19 February to 4 March 2012, two design films are screened every evening, at 18:15 and 20:30, at the Labia on Orange – the oldest independent art-repertory cinema in South Africa – for just R30 a ticket. What better way to get an inexpensive taste of the creative stimulation to come at South Africa’s premier design event?

Tickets available through Computicket or at the Labia from Friday 10 February 2012. Contact them on 021 424 5927.

Venue: The Labia on Orange
Date: 19 February to 4 March
Location: Cape Town
Cost: R30 per screening
More info: http://www.designindaba.com/filmfest
Contact: Nicole Chowles
Company name: Design Indaba
Telephone number: 021 465 9966
Email address: nicole@interactiveafrica.com

 

A TASTE OF SÓNAR AT DESIGN INDABA 2012

Design Indaba, in association with MTN, presents “A Taste of Sónar” at Cape Town’s City Hall on Friday 2 March 2012. This electronic event, which is open to the public, features an exceptional blend of iconic, international music pioneers.

Venue: Cape Town City Hall
Date: 2 March 2012
Location: Cape Town
Cost: R250
More info: http://www.designindaba.com/sonar
Contact: Lindsay Roberts
Company name: Design Indaba
Telephone number: 021 465 9966
Email address: lindsay@interactiveafrica.com

 

COMMON PITCH: SOUTH AFRICA

Design Indaba and COMMONCM are proud to announce the social innovation startup teams selected to compete for a grand prize of R200 000 at COMMON Pitch: South Africa, taking place on 29 February at Cape Town’s City Hall.

Amidst a party-like atmosphere featuring music, gourmet food from local artisans and a live audience, presenting teams will have five minutes to pitch their business ideas to a judging panel of industry experts, creative innovators and business innovators. The winner will take home enough funding to make their new business concept a reality.

Venue: Cape Town City Hall
Date: 29 February, 18:30 – 23:00
Location: Cape Town City Hall
Cost: R150
More info: http://www.designindaba.com/event/common-pitch-south-africa
Contact: Anna Burkley
Company name: Design Indaba
Telephone number: 021 465 9966
Email address: anna@interactiveafrica.com