Past Bangkok Event: VOL 6

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Comics as Survival Mechanism

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

Kathy Macleod is a comics artist, and in her presentation you get to experience her work, and find out how she goes about her creative process.

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Food Myths: Right or Wrong

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

In her presentation, nutritionist Judith Coulson questions the audience about the biggest food myths, and offers the proper answer. (in English)

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Human Trafficking

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

A graduate of Yale, Ali Weiner explains the state of human trafficking in the world today, dispelling myths perpetuated by popular culture. She also introduces her current fundraising project, and illustrates how it will be used to aide victims of modern human trafficking, pointing out several pre-existing dedicated charities for such victims  as well.

"Presentation of the Day" on October 19, 2013.

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Bamboo Bicycles

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

As the title of this presentation suggests, Dale Van Dusen talks about a bike constructed of a certain material not usually associated with bike making. He also shares some of his adventures biking in Bangkok.

 "Presentation of the Day" on March 8, 2013

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The Hidden Life of Go

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

To Jonathan Egnlander, Go isn't just a game, it's so much more, and he will use his presentation to convince you of this fact.

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Design Your Life

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

Havard Lillethun urges listeners to live designer lives, or, in other words, to live the life they choose for themselves. He tries to break down the artificial boundaries that come with age, and that limit the choices people make throughout their lives.

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Growing Up Buddhist

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

Jittiporn Chaisaingmongkol shares her experiences as a Buddhist child in Thailand, and her personal relationship with Buddhist teachings. She explains the multiple roles of the Buddhadasa Indapanno Archives in the community, and makes note of several upcoming events at the institute.

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Shop Houses

@ VOL 6 ON OCT 03, 2012

Urban planner Tay Pruecksamars attempts to summarize the research and work he has done in the past year. In particular he focuses on shop houses, which are generally despised by architects and urban designers, but which can serve multiple purposes, and use their space much more efficiently than many other types of buildings. In his book he proposes solutions to problems facing modern urban designers, and takes a closer look at the shop house problem.

"Presentation of the Day" on July 28, 2014.

Ali Weiner
in Bangkok
Judith Coulson
Medical & Lifestyle Nutrition Caoch (Owner, BKK-Health - my body, my choice! in Bangkok
Kathy Macleod
in Bangkok
Dale Van Dusen
in Bangkok