Design for Peace is a series of international knowledge intensive events, that explore how innovation, technology and entrepreneurship, can create socially impactful solutions that succeed in addressing global humanitarian and environmental challenges.
Design for Peace Summit – 13 December 2017
The Design for Peace Summit is a knowledge-intensive networking event, aimed at bringing together the world’s most prominent humanitarian, social innovators, entrepreneurs, design pioneers and global makers. The Design for Peace’s goal is to fundamentally rethink how Design, Innovation and Entrepreneurship can become powerful tools in changing the world for the better, by ending the suffering of the 65 million of women, men and children affected by armed conflicts and environmental disasters.
Design for Peace Hackathon – 14 and 15 December 2017
The Design for Peace Hackathon is a knowledge-intensive innovation workshop which will take place in Central Saint Martins in London UK on the 14th and 15th of December 2017. During the Peace Hackathon designers, makers, producers, engineers, writers, programmers and techies will create and accelerate projects that enable refugees to integrate in European communities, by gaining quality education and access to 21st Century employable skills. Participants will compete to win cash, prizes and services that will enable them to implement their project and idea on the refugee camps of Greece.
All events are free but you must register to attend, click here for more information.