Past Cape Town Event: VOL 42

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VOL 42

March 07, 2017
@ District

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Mapping Cape Town’s Minibus Taxi Network

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

In collaboration with WhereIsMyTransport, Joanne created a schematic map of Cape Town's informal transport network. The result is a cross between a first-world underground map and something more chaotic. Joanne will talk about the process followed in arriving at unique transport network 

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Changing Lives Through Skateboarding with The 790 Skate Crew

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

Sulaiman Wyngaard will speak about his vision for the youth of Hout Bay. Giving them opportunities to broaden their minds, finding creative ways to get out of their situations and breaking through the common racial divide all through skateboarding in a safe public space/skatepark.

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The Future of Emotional Intelligence

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

Greg Bakker beleives that it's imperative we develop ways to explore the universality of thoughts and feelings unmentioned in our everyday lives. By connecting people in a socially innovative, secular space, where culture replaces scripture, we can build powerful communities that transcend the external environment so many of us are defined by.

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Seva: The Art of Giving

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

Seva is the art of selfless service – giving without any thought of reward or payment. This concept inspired Danny Diliberto to hand out food to the homeless and from this simple gesture his soup kitchen was born, serving over 40,000 meals to disadvantaged school children and the homeless in 2016 alone. 

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South American Food

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

Juan Andres is an Argentinian who has lived in South Africa for 13 years. With a passion for food and cooking Argentinian ASADO style, his business is a direct expression of himself - and he wants to tell the world about it.

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Inventions and Sustainability

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

A tale about a cup of coffee that sparked a business idea to save the world. Richard Hardiman will share his story about the invention of WasteShark, an autonomous drone that 'eats' the plastic choking our harbours and then 'regurgitates' it for recycling.

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Working with the homeless in an inner city veggie garden

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

Khulisa Solutions/Streetscape is an NGO that works closely with the police and the magistrates court to help petty offenders get a second chance working in vegetable gardens

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Living with Bushmen

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

Tsamkwa/tge? Are your eyes nicely open? Paul will be sharing his knowledge of this ancient race and their story-pictures left as a record for humanity, their place in world evolution, and our place in the world as modern humans.

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Life as a ‘digital nomad’

@ VOL 42 ON MAR 07, 2017

Imagine life without the daily grind and without everyday social pressures. Imagine the ability to choose where in the world you live and how you spend your time. Maybe boundaries only exist in your head: anything is possible. Caroline Morris takes a look at the alternative life of a real Digital Nomad.

Joanne Chevalier
in Cape Town
Sulaiman Wyngaard
Graphic designer, Liquid Concepts in Cape Town
Greg Bakker
in Cape Town
Caroline Morris
Freelance Marketing Consultant & Writer, Self Employed - Brand Badger Ltd in A Warm and Windy Place Overseas!
Danny Diliberto
Restauranteur, Doppio Zero in Cape Town
Juan Andes Vais
in Cape Town
Richard Hardiman
in Cape Town
Jesse Laitinen
Project Manager , Khulisa Social Solutions in Cape Town
Paul John Myburgh
in Cape Town