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Design for SDGs in Fukuoka 2017 ー Global Goals Jam Fukuoka / Universal Fukuoka Design Workshop ー

Aug.23.2017



Design for SDGs in Fukuoka 2017
- Global Goals Jam Fukuoka / Universal Fukuoka Design Workshop -

This workshop aims to answer questions, solving challenges related to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.

The Design for SDGs in Fukuoka 2017 ー Global Goals Jam / Universal Fukuoka Design Workshop ー is a 2 day event consisting of short design sprints. Creative teams, with designers, developers and Jammers from the local community will work together using a tailored toolkit.
Together, we will create interventions aimed at short term targets in support of the long term goals.
This time we focus on SDGs 11 "Sustainable Cities and Communities" with technology such as the Internet of Things and Digital Fabrication for the inclusive city.
The event is organized by the United Nations Development Program and MediaLAB Amsterdam.
Let’s design 2030 together!


◯Date     
September.16-17.2017 (2days) 10:00-19:00

◯Place     
Fukuoka Growth Next 1F Startup Cafe

◯Participants   
Citizens, designers, makers and researchers who can participate for 2 days

◯Co-host      
Kyushu University, Faculty of Design
Tanpopo-no-ye Foundation

◯Supported by
Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Directive Council

◯Coordinator
Zhang Yanfang (Kyushu University, Faculty of Design)
Shinichiro Ito (Kyushu University, Faculty of Design)

◯Application
If you wish to participate, you can apply here.
※ The selection result will be sent before the end of the August.

◯Links
Global Goals Jam
Sustainable Development Goals | UNDP

◯Contact
Kyushu University, Faculty of Design
kidnext@design.kyushu-u.ac.jp


Global Goals Jam 2016

Keywords

  • Universal Design
  • Global Goals Jam
  • SDGs
  • Workshop
  • International