SITEWIDE Search Results: “happiness”
Le Blanc Coffee Shop
Mar 14, 2012
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Seymour Centre, Sydney
May 29, 2014
The Tin Music & Arts, Canal Basin Vaults
Jul 08, 2014
Nov 10, 2015
Gallery One Visual Arts Center
Jan 20, 2017
Aeon / ԷՕն
Mar 18, 2017
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International Convention Centre, Sydney
Jun 25, 2018
The Livery Microbrewery
Sep 15, 2018
Happiness & Its Causes, Powered by PechaKucha
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Jun 24, 2019
Jun 14, 2019
The Truth About Chicago's South Side
BY KELLY FAIR
@ VOL 28
ON DEC 03, 2013
The media has the power to brand a city either good, bad, or ugly, and with Chicago's increasing youth violence, only the bad and ugly are seem to be reported. Kelly Fair, an educator who grew up on the South side, does not share their view. She believes in the goodness of the city. Through her Polished Pebbles project, she shows how girls in Chicago can be inspired to achieve success when given love and opportunity.
An Open Source Life
BY ROMKE DE HAAN
@ VOL 7
ON DEC 04, 2015
Romke de Haan is a graduate of the program called homeboyz, a non-profit that takes kids in gangs and teaches them technology. Romke will walk you though his journey and his pursuit of happiness.
Participate in Romke's life; he'd be happy to get coffee/lunch/cocktails with you. You can add his calendar by searching Romked@gmail.com on iCal, Google Calendar,
Why Don't We Talk About Sex? Or…Something about Italy
BY GAIA BISTULFI AMMAN
@ VOL 15
ON FEB 04, 2016
"Feel it. Face it. Free it."
In "Why don't we talk about sex? Or…something about Italy." from PechaKucha Night Buffalo Vol. 15 scientist, biology professor and writer Gaia Bistulfi Amman speaks about honesty, sex, education, and growing up in Italy. Ammann expands on how she ended up being a successful novel-writing…scientist. An elaboration on happiness and how to bite back when life nibbles at your butt.
This was "PechaKucha if the Day" of Monday, March 7th, 2016.
Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm
BY MARIA AIOLOVA
@ NEW YORK BUILD
ON MAR 16, 2017
"Eating bugs is good for you, good for the planet, and good for the future!"
In "Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm" from PechaKucha Night New York Vol. 18, architect Maria Aiolova discusses her obsession with cricket farming. Her firm, Terreform ONE, built a sustainable insect shelter on site to conduct extensive research on crickets - studying their growth, social development, and reproductive habits...before harvesting the adults and turning them into tasty treats!
Maria is an architect, educator, designer, and community builder in New York City. She is an innovator in ecological design, smart cities, sustainable urban infrastructure, water, transportation, and waste. Maria is a leader in interdisciplinary education focused on future cities.
Stay in the Moment
BY JOHN SCHMITT
@ VOL 1
ON JUN 29, 2017
John Schmitt, Jack of All Trades + Senior Business Consultant : In our often hectic lives we often forget the beauty, joy, wonder,sorrow of every day life. 90% of life is just showing up-when I just show up, often times I see, feel, hear something totally unexpected. Life is full of surprises but if we don't show up, we can't be surprised.
Hope, Happiness and Stars
BY NATHALIE UMMELS
@ VOL 34
ON JAN 30, 2018
Nathalie Ummels is an education innovator, community-activist and world traveller with a passion for sustainability and dark chocolate. In her presentation, Nathalie talks about the unexpected life lessons from a family who hit the road and left everything behind.
Er der liv på plejehjemmene?
BY MARLENA PORAT
@ VOL 37
ON JUN 21, 2018
Marlena Porat has the strange and rare title of "Flyvende oplevelsesmedarbejder" (Literal translation: "Flying experience-worker"). She works together with a small group of people with similar job titles, who visit retirement homes all over the country and create events and activities for the elderly.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
PNK Nancy Vol 1: Message
Nancy in France held its first event on December 4th at L'Autre Canal. Katarina Dubravcova the organizer just sent us this message. "Your concept is such a fantastic I can't believe, it really works!!! First PechaKucha night Nancy was a marvellous moment and virus has spread over the city! Can't wait for the next one :) Thank you for giving this happiness all over the world. Best wishes, Katarina" Visit PKN Nancy
Can your happiness be measured? Can it stack up against the joys of others? Probably not, but your success sure can. In this edition of Presentation of the Day (from PKN Hong Kong, Vol. 11) Larry Feign puts intangible concepts to statistics. If you've ever wanted to know the "simple" Formula for Success, Larry has your number.
Leavening Rye Happiness
In this edition of Presentation of the Day (from PKN Tokyo Vol. 102), PechaKucha organizer of Copenhagen, Denmark Maja Lund invites us in to see her perspective on the intersection of Danish and Japanese culture. On her journey, starting with a search for rye-bread in Tokyo, she seeks an understanding to the country's love for Danish pastries and looks into different perspectives on happiness, Danish "hygge" and Japanese "kata".
Happiness of future society
Roman Babich is partner and business consultant in his company presented his view to the technologies of the future on the PKN vol. 7 Future Technologies Dneproptrovsk. Happy society of the future is group of happy individuals who know their inner potential and learned how to use it with maximum effectiveness.
Does money lead to happiness? Totally! There is no secret to happiness, at least not after you hear Stephanie Paul speak. In "Deciphering Happiness" from PKN Williamburg Vol. 5, using sublimely simple slides and undeniable reasoning, Stephanie will convince you that you are already happy, once you recognize what your this concept is. So come on, be happy!
Jodi Sam is a Canadian illustrator, writer, and fashion stylist now based in Tokyo, and at Wednesday's PechaKucha Night Vol. 116 she will take us on a tour of her work, including her book, My Little Book of Happiness. Jodi Samはカナディアンイラストレーターかつライターであり東京をベースにファッションスタイリストとしても活動されています。水曜日のペチャクチャナイトVol.116にて彼女の代表作My Little Book of Happinessや彼女の仕事のついて語ります。
Bye-Bye Boring Desk Job, Hello Health and Happiness
"Yoga helped me when life got shaken through illness and the death of a family member. Thats when I decided to become a yoga teacher." In "Bye-Bye Boring Desk Job, Hello Health and Happiness", from PechaKucha Hong Kong Vol. 24, Triathlete, Paddle-Board Yoga Instructor, and Entrepreneur, Nadine Bubner talks about escaping the corporate world and heading up a full-time business teaching yoga and meditation classes, while indulging in Ironman triathlon competitions on the side, evolving into a practice that combines yoga and endurance sport. This is her empowering story.
“So we found out that just dealing with the topic of happiness and thinking about what makes us happy actually made us happy. ” In Happy Squares from PechaKucha Night Goettingen’s 2nd volume, presenter Alexander Schmidt speaks on a topic that is sure to bring a smile to your face. During a project about happiness, Alexander discovered that it takes few to make people happy: Think about happy things and you become happy! Happy Squares are an attempt to actively make people think about their happiness, whilst transforming a public space into an artwork for an afternoon. Check it out, we encourage you to try it in your own town!
The Bank of Happiness
"We are not hippies, we are happies." In The Bank of Happiness from PechaKucha Night Brighton Vol.24, Married travelling duo, Charlotte and Dan Doherty, shared their philosophy of Worldwide travel. Their mission is to bridge the gap between travellers and communities with art. Forget ubiquitous and talentless tagging, this is street art in the truest sense of the word and at its best - for the people, by the people.
Conversation with India's Happiest Neighbour
"You know the Gross National Happiness, that what they measure instead of GDP." In "Conversation with India's Happiest Neighbour" from PechaKucha Night Chennai Vol. 9, Santhosh Kumar Subramanian talks about his enlightening journey through Bhutan, a country he considers as India's happiest neighbour. He shares with us his experiences in this nature abode, where the natives know no boundaries in being happy and spreading the same.