Creative Cities Forum – Penang



Think City, George Town Festival and the Southeast Asian Creative Cities Network, comprising the cities of Bandung, Cebu, Chiang Mai and George Town organised a Creative Cities Forum & Design Showcase in Penang from 1 – 2 August, 2014

The project in Penang explored the wide spectrum of creativity through knowledge exchange, a design showcase, and joint projects amongst the creative cities of Southeast Asia.

The forum explored the role of creativity in city making, product development and design.

The project is an inaugural effort to expand collaboration and cooperation amongst the partners of the Southeast Asian Creative Cities Network. The project will explore the many avenues to nurture and empower Southeast Asian talent, and help strengthen regional industry support.

Keynote Speech File Size
pdf Creative Cities in Asia by Martin Venzky-Stalling 10, 740 KB

Plenary 1 – Creative City Making File Size
ppt Architecture: Its Role in Cebu’s Past and Aspirations Towards the Future by Buck Richnold Sia 20, 441 KB
pdf Creative City? Responsive Citizens! by Dwinita Larasati 13, 173 KB
ppt The Tourism Perspective by Ooi Geok Ling 20, 105 KB
ppt Penang, the Making of a Creative State by Loo Lee Lian 8, 412 KB

Plenary II: Creativity, Innovation and Design I File Size
ppt Masters Train Masters by Eric Leong 2, 194 KB
pdf The Role of Science, Technology and Innovation in a Creative Economy by Kasemsak Uthaichana 2, 251 KB
ppt [email protected], Dance With Positive Chaos by Noppadol Weerakitti 20, 825 KB

Plenary III: Creativity, Innovation and Design II File Size
ppt Ancient Craft, Modern Design: The Story of Songket by Suryani Senja Alias 85, 085 KB
pdf Handmade Chiang Mai by Premrudee Kullasu Design Trends in Chiang Mai by Tul Lekuthai Design from a Craft Producer Perspective by Nopporn Keawnew 6, 308 KB