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|
|Creative Cities in Asia by Martin Venzky-Stalling||10, 740 KB|
|Plenary 1 – Creative City Making||File Size|
|Architecture: Its Role in Cebu’s Past and Aspirations Towards the Future by Buck Richnold Sia||20, 441 KB|
|Creative City? Responsive Citizens! by Dwinita Larasati||13, 173 KB|
|The Tourism Perspective by Ooi Geok Ling||20, 105 KB|
|Penang, the Making of a Creative State by Loo Lee Lian||8, 412 KB|
|Plenary II: Creativity, Innovation and Design I||File Size|
|Masters Train Masters by Eric Leong||2, 194 KB|
|The Role of Science, Technology and Innovation in a Creative Economy by Kasemsak Uthaichana||2, 251 KB|
|TCDC@Charoenkrung, Dance With Positive Chaos by Noppadol Weerakitti||20, 825 KB|
|Plenary III: Creativity, Innovation and Design II||File Size|
|Ancient Craft, Modern Design: The Story of Songket by Suryani Senja Alias||85, 085 KB|
|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|