Indian innovation captured in short,crisp presentations. Informal setting, experimental urban space, interesting presentations and free flow of ideas and thoughts : this the description of the PechaKucha Night held at Jaaga, an urban community art-architecture experiment. Jaaga is a community space created to serve the arts, technology and social change communities in Bangalore.
The event was organized by Center for Knowledge Societies. CKS conceptualizes and develops innovative products and services that harness the new possibilities of media, communications and technology. We offer research and design services to leading Indian and Multinational clients.CKS has offices at Bangalore and New Delhi in India.
PechaKucha Night was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public.
It has turned into a massive celebration, with events happening in hundreds of cities around the world, inspiring creatives worldwide. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of "chit chat", it rests on a presentation format that is based on a simple idea: 20 images x 20 seconds. It's a format that makes presentations concise, and keeps things moving at a rapid pace.
The speakers included: