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PAST VOL 2

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Oct 22, 2013

PAST VOL 4

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Dec 10, 2013

PAST VOL 9

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Dec 02, 2014

PAST VOL 10

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
May 26, 2015

PAST VOL 12

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Oct 20, 2015

PAST VOL 13

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Nov 17, 2015

PAST VOL 14

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Dec 01, 2015

PAST VOL 15

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
May 24, 2016

PAST VOL 18

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Apr 18, 2017

PAST VOL 20

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Sep 29, 2017

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Learning from the Paper Architects of Moscow

BY ROSS ANDERSON
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 24, 2016

Ross Anderson shares his journey to explore the Paper Architects of Moscow.

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Mirrored Pavilion

BY LUCY FISHER
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 24, 2016

Lucy Fisher shares her story from her initial idea to the creation of the mirrored pavillion in Aberdeen.

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Scotland's Built Heritage

BY TARA CROOKE
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 24, 2016

Architect from the National Trust for Scotland, Tara Crooke, shares some fascinating secrets from some of Aberdeen's most special estates. 

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Passive House Nursery Project

BY FRASER LOVIE
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 24, 2016

Fraser Lovie from the University of Aberdeen talks through the process for designing the new passive house nursery.

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Why Global Health and Management?

BY GWEN ROBERTSON
@ VOL 18 ON APR 18, 2017

Carolina Morton is from Mexico and is a Nutritionist. She is studying at the University of Aberdeen for her MSc in Global Health and Management. Gwen Robertson is from North East Aberdeenshire and has a background in Mental Health Nursing.  They are presenting on behalf of the MSc Global Heath cohort, on why they chose Global Health and Management and why they chose to study in Aberdeen and will be touching on some of the issues they have studied throughout the course.

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Drug Discovery and Development

BY ILARIA PATRUNO
@ VOL 20 ON SEP 29, 2017

Presented at PechaKucha Aberdeen: Drug Discovery and Development the journey from idea to reality as part of an EU funded research project. Ilaria Patruno shares. 

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The Hungry Heart

BY ALESSANDRO COLOMBANO
@ VOL 20 ON SEP 29, 2017

How can we keep our hearts healthy? And what research is being done to support healthy hearts? Alessandro Colombano shares.

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Fractals in Biology and Medicine

BY RASHA ABU EID
@ VOL 20 ON SEP 29, 2017

Rasha Abu Eid offers an exploration of how fractals are used in biology and medical research.

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Independent Design in Aberdeen

BY CLAIRE PAUL
@ VOL 24 ON NOV 27, 2018

In this presentation, Claire Paul discusses the contributions to design in Aberdeen

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Look Again Aberdeen

BY HILARY NICOLL
@ VOL 24 ON NOV 27, 2018

Hillary Nicoll discusses the Look Again arts festival in Aberdeen.

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PKE at the University of Lethbridge

We don't cover them regularly here, and they don't all get added to the section devoted to them on the PechaKucha website, but we do in fact support one-off PechaKucha events (PKE), as a way of allowing events to be held using the PK 20x20 format outside of the context of the regular PechaKucha Nights (which are city-based, and focus on creatives). The poster above was for a recent one at the University of Lethbridge in Canada.

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Poster for PKN Leeds Vol. 9

PechaKucha Night in Leeds Vol. 9 is happening this very night (March 24) at the Leeds Metropolitan University Student Union Bar. The presenters and their topics are listed on the poster above, but you'll also find a few links on the official event page.

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PKN Edmonton Vol. 10

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F18EWMhx6XU Here's a video report on PechaKucha Night in Edmonton Vol. 10, held back in June. Please note that PKN Edmonton Vol. 11 is happening September 14 at the University of Alberta's Myer Horowitz Theatre.

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Poster for PKN Moncton Vol. 2

Moncton will be hosting its second PechaKucha Night later this week, with the event set to happen on September 16 at Café Aberdeen. The poster was designed by Julie Forgues, who presented at a PKN here in Tokyo a few months ago.

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PKN Moncton + Global Cities Week

Moncton -- the hometown of your humble blog writer -- will be taking part in our Global Cities Week, with its PechaKucha Night Vol. 4. The event is planned for February 23 at Café Aberdeen, and you'll find more details on the event page, as well as PKN Moncton's Facebook page. The poster was designed by Julie Forgues, and there are four colored version, each based on the Global Cities Week banners we made available to all our organizers.

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Grids and Circles in Our World, Student Life at a Technical University, and Photos from Samara and Toledo

Presentations Fran Ward sees grids and circles in the world around her. As she explains in her presentation (from PKN Williamsburg Vol. 2), she uses those references to make sense of that world and her place in it. In their shared presentation (in Czech, from PKN Usti nad Labem Vol. 2), Marek Hudáč and Matyáš Fialka talk about what it's like being a 1st grade architecture student at the Technical University of Liberec, and describe the atmosphere of the school's huge studio. Posters We really love all of the posters and flyers that Guatemala City has produced for tonight's Vol. 2, and pictured above we have yet another great promotional item to share. The rest of today's Tumblr blog additions include posters for PKN Dundee Vol. 4 (below), PKN Dunsborough Vol. 6, PKN Wellington Vol. 17, and PKN Waterville Vol. 9.  Photos Samara has had a few events now, but here's a photo gallery [Flickr] that shows off that city's very first PKN -- pictured above, an attentive crowd, and one of that night's presenters. Below, a photo from the recent PKN Toledo Vol. 3, taken by Kathie VanNess. Calendar As we mentioned yesterday, the following five events are happening tonight (October 25), but we have one addition (PKN Lausanne Vol. 12): PKN Guatelmala City Vol. 2, PKN Lille Vol. 2, PKN Knoxville Vol. 5, PKN Chillicothe Vol. 1, and PKN Vladimir Vol. 9. Friday has the following seven events: PKN Orlando Vol. 7, PKN Bern Vol. 19, PKN Waterville Vol. 9, PKN Koszalin Vol. 10, PKN Wellington Vol. 17, PKN Cagliari Vol. 4, and PKN Castellon de la Plana Vol. 2.

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PKN Posters: Moncton Vol. 9

The city of Moncton -- this writer's hometown -- is getting ready for its upcoming 9th edition, and here's a look at the poster that was produced for the event. The event takes place as it usually does at the Aberdeen cultural center, and presentations should be a mix of English and French -- you'll find more details on the official event page. To see more great posters from PechaKucha Nights all over the world, check out our Tumblr blog.

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Art Week Pecha Kucha

We are pleased to announce presenters for the upcoming Pecha Kucha Night to be held as part of the Otago University Students Association's annual Art Week. Presenters:* Brian Miller // A history of Dunedin illustrator Ralph Miller* Jed McCammon and Clarke Hegan // The Yellow Men present their latest art exploits* Katya Gunn // Bead artist extraordinaire* Sarah Flourish // Artist & gallery manager* Jacque Ruston // Artist & bouquet fancier* Aroha Novak // Artist & cardboard wrangler* Tom Tremewan // On good music* Henry Johnson // Ethnomusicology & Taiko drumming* Keir Russell // Firebug, fire performance & entrepreneur* Catherine Cocker // Sculptor and installation artist* Roel Wijland // Brandbach and poetic brandscapes* Derek Morrison // Photographer and surfer See their images and hear their stories on Wednesday 18 September.Doors open 7.00pm, starts 7.30pmUniversity of Otago, Union Building, Main Common Room, 640 Cumberland Street, Dunedin General Admission: $10, Students with ID: $5Door sales only, Cash only Special thanks to OUSA, Refuel, Emerson's Brewery, the Creative Communities Dunedin Scheme, Dunedin City Council and Klein Dytham Architecture. Don't miss this creative culture showcase!

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What You Don't Learn in University

“So most of my friends thought that this is something luxurious because you’re starting a company etc but actually it was very tiring, I was working from Sunday night till Saturday morning every week and then crashing for 24 hours.” In What You Don't Learn in University from PechaKucha Night Beirut’s 23rd volume, Entrepreneur Jad Joubran tells us about how he refused university and taught himself in order to fulfill his passion. By the age of 22, Jad has developed eTobb the first online medical platform in Lebanon to connect doctors and patients.

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PechaKucha as a university contest

PechaKucha became a popular in Zaporizhzhya. We made an experiment and organized PechaKucha at Zaporizhzhya National Technical University PechaKucha: urban stories for students as a contest. The best speaker of PechaKucha at University became guest speaker at PechaKucha Night Vil.4: urban stories. After selection 12.12.16 at Zaporizhzhya National Technical University we invited 2 students: Nikita Nosov and Dima Beluchov as guest speakers for PechaKucha Night 17.12.16