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You can't sell...How you can sell ketchup to someone wearing white gloves, using your watch

BY MATTHEW PLETZER
@ VOL 21 ON FEB 16, 2017

"For every reaction there is an equal and opposite reaction."

In You can't sell...How you can sell ketchup to someone wearing white gloves, using your watch at PechaKucha Night Madison Vol. 21, Maththew Pletzer disproves the idea that not everyone is meant to be a salesperson. While many still believe this myth, Matthew thinks that many just don't feel comfortable with conventional sales methods. In this presentation, He shares his extensive knowledge of the psychology behind why people buy the way they do and how you can influence people by using your watch. 

 

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Washington DC @ 3401 WATER STREET - GEORGETOWN
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Springfield, MO @ Moxie Cinema
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Miami @ Bakehouse Art Complex
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Sep 18, 2014

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Leuven @ STUKcafé
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The Psychological Impact of the Architectural Environment

BY JUAN CALVO
@ VOL 15 ON APR 20, 2012

Architect Juan Calvo uses a series of projects to explain and illustrate the psychological impact the surrounding environment can have on the viewer when walking through or around a structure. He shows us that the blending of architectural and natural elements can evoke a deep sense of belonging.

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Talking to Yourself

BY RAY FENWICK
@ VOL 16 ON DEC 05, 2013

Artist-of-all-sorts Ray Fenwick speaks to a crowd and to you (if you listen) about talking to one's self. He points out the fact that our voice is a huge part of our identity, but in many cases we don't acknowledge that it is the embodiment of our thoughts while still remaining a function of our body. Because our voice is at the crossroads of our psychological and physiological being, it can be surreal and disconcerting to practice, but Ray encourages us all to see what comes out!

"Presentation of the Day" on January 30, 2014.

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Multicoloured Virtual Team: How to Manage It?

BY MARYNA TREPOVA
@ VOL 11 ON APR 26, 2014

How do you make remote teams work? Maryna Trepova, partner in Siegel HR in Ukraine and CIS, business trainer at Siegel Human Resource in Kiev, made ​​a brilliant presentation from PKN Dnipropetrovsk IT::Education. She designed a system where all employees are divided by psychological typologies, and each was assigned a color. Each color then possesses a different social role in teams, communication tools and resources that they use.

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A Different Kind of Normal

BY MICHELLE SUTTON
@ VOL 10 ON NOV 21, 2014

How being a parent to Autistic children has changed her as a person and why she writes about it. Compelling communication. Follow Michelle Sutton's blog here:

http://michellesuttonwrites.blogspot.com.au/p/about-michelle.html

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Chubby Wax Crayons

BY PAUL MUIR
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 22, 2015

Artist and drama therapist, Paul Muir talks about the work he created over a 20 year period whilst in therapy and the insights and self-healing journey he went through.

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Born (uni)ted.

BY BEATE HUTER
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 17, 2016

Beate Huter und Michael Hollenstein unterrichten an der Sigmund Freud Privatuniversität in Bregenz. Im Sommer startete der 7. Standort der Privatuni mit exakt vier StudentInnen. Psychologie, Psychotherapie, Jus und Kunsttherapie kann studiert werden. Wie es den StudentInnen geht und wie es ist, unter den "Ersten" zu sein, das wird in der Präsentation verdeutlicht. 

www.sfu-bodensee.ac.at

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La Afectividad como Paliativo a la Crisis

BY VIDA GAVIRIA
@ VOL 4 ON OCT 21, 2016

La venezolana viviendo en el exterior, Vida Gaviria, nos cuenta como la afectividad nos permite reconstruirnos desde la individualidad y así afrontar la crisis del país venezolano desde el núcleo de cada persona.

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Using Eye Movements to Diagnose Psychiatric Disorders

BY MICHAEL TURNER
@ VOL 19 ON MAY 23, 2017

Mike Turner is an academic psychiatry trainee working in Royal Cornhill Hospital. His week is split between four days of clinical work and one day of research. His speaks about the research project he is currently involved in which uses the tracking of eye movements as a tool to diagnose mental illness.

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Aha Moments

BY ANDREW HATCHER
@ VOL 11 ON SEP 05, 2017

Life is full of "Aha" moments. Andrew Hatcher explores why, when and how they occur, covering concepts from Archimedes to Jeopardy. 

 

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Las Vegas

BY ANDERS HENNEBERG
@ VOL 36 ON MAR 15, 2018

Pecha Kucha Aarhus-organizer Anders Henneberg once again drags the audience into the heart of the scorching desert, to the bizarre yet wonderful city of Las Vegas. Everybody knows why the House always wins, but very few know why people keep playing. What tricks do they use, that people aren't aware of? Listen on...

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The Psychological Impact of the Architectural Environment and Admiring the Paintings of Mikhail Vrubel

In his presentation (from PKN Miami Vol. 14), Juan Calvo uses a series of projects to explain and illustrated the psychological impact of the architectural environment. As you'll be able to tell after watching this presentation (in Ukrainian, from PKN Kyiv Vol. 7), Tatiana Tsvelodub is quite passionate about Mikhail Vrubel, an artist of the late 19th century. You'll see his paintings of St. Cyril's Church, St. Vladimir's Cathedral, and St. Sophia.

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PK Global Night in AlKhobar (Vol.2)

To the delight of Eastern Province residents, Friday, the 20th of September marked the second PechaKucha Night (PKN) in Al-Khobar, paving the way for two more to follow in the near future. A concept devised by Astrid Klein and Mark Dytham based in Tokyo, PechaKucha is an informal speaker event set apart by its 20x20 format ; every presenter uses the aid of 20 images, each of which can stay on only for 20 seconds, to get his/her point across. It was initially this creative and dynamic approach which drew the PechaKucha organizers to the event and inspired them to set up its Al-Khobar Chapter in April 2013. This time however, PechaKucha Night Al-Khobar Volume 2 was one of hundreds that took place around the globe on the 20th of September to mark what was declared “Global PechaKucha Night” only further adding to the anticipation and hype surrounding the event! Supported by Google Talk, a part of the event was also streamed live on PKN’s 18 hour Global Hangout chat in conjunction with several others being hosted around the world, all the way from Istanbul and Edinburgh to Tokyo and Toronto. Most importantly though, the soul of PechaKucha remain its speakers and with the global theme of “Hidden Heroes”, Al-Khobar’s finest were in form. Featuring seven inspirational speakers including the very charming Mrs. Abeera Atique Who spoke about “The Psychology of Art”, Mrs. Basma Orri on the relevance of Prophet Muhammad and the example of his life in the 21st century, Mr. Mohammed Ali’s uplifting account of his trip to a refugee camp in Kenya, Ms. Wafa Obaidat’s talk on her entrepreneurial success and a seamless photographic journey led by Mr. Ali Iftikhar, the audience was alternately wowed, surprised and deeply inspired. To top it off, Ms. Samaher Mously’s talk on overcoming external obstacles she faced when she set out to climb Mount Everest and Mr. Mohammed Qahtani’s awe-inspiring recount of his own personal struggle with the fear of public speaking perfectly embodied the essence of the event’s hidden heroes theme. In the words of the PKN team itself, “we hoped that through the narratives and tales heard at the PechaKucha Night, people would take away the idea that there is a hero in all of us. Sometimes, all we need to do is to have the courage to let that spirit shine through.” Complete with snacks including delicious burgers from “Meat Lover’s” and drinks provided by Red Bull, the event definitely turned out to be food for thought on more than just a figurative level!

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The Psychological Impact of the Architectural Environment

Whether you can put it to words or not, space has a profound effect on our psyche. Where do you feel most comfortable? Architect Juan Calvo uses a series of projects to explain (at PKN Miami Vol. 15) and illustrate the psychological impact the surrounding environment can have on the viewer when walking through or around a structure. He shows us that the blending of architectural and natural elements can evoke a deep sense of belonging. His full spiel: "The Psychological Impact of the Architectural Environment"

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My Lunch with Marvin

In "My Lunch with Marvin" from PKN Santa Cruz Vol. 5, Peter Chester speaks of his lunch outings with this father Marvin, in which the two of them speak on intellectual topics such as the illusion of free will, human psychology, as well as the fast and slow thinking mind. All the while, we're treated to beautiful, abstract visuals composed by Peter's mother, Elfi. More of her work can be found on her website.

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Multicoloured Virtual Team: How to Manage It?

How to make remote teams work? Maryna Trepova, partner in Siegel HR in Ukraine and CIS, business trainer, Siegel Human Resource in Kiev, made ​​a brilliant presentation "Multicoloured Virtual Team: How to Manage It" from PKN Dnipropetrovsk IT::Education. All employees were divided by psychological typologies, and each was assigned with a color.  And each color possess different social roles in teams, communication tools and resources that it uses.

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Behavioral Economics

How can we create change in society? Sometimes all we need is a little nudge. How can behavioural economics be used for social good? Tanya Bass believes in behavioural economics as an intersection between psychology and economics, and examines how everyday people make everyday decisions. In "Behavioral Economics" from PKN Toronto Vol. 28, Tanya discusses how researchers and governments around the world have been using behavioural economics to re-design the environment to facilitate positive decision making. 

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Confined Architectural Space and Psychological Unease

"I want to destabilize the viewer in relation to the work."In Confined Architectural Space and Psychological Unease from PechaKucha Night Buffalo Vol. 14, artist, sculpture, and professor, Gary Sczerbaniewicz's shares his practice involving an insatiable fascination with interior architectural spaces that evoke a sense of psychological unease. This compulsion toward an aesthetics of anxiety leads him to fabricate confined space environments which include-scale shifts-using architectural models seamlessly blended into full–sized structures - into which the viewer is invited to physically enter and explore.

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Why Portraits Matter

"We should capture who we are at this moment."   In Why Portraits Matter from PechaKucha Night El Paso Vol. 15, David Parish shares his decision to create portraits in a world of selfies and why portraits matter.  Utilizing his background in psychology to connect with his subjects, David brings new life to the art of the portrait.  His studio portraiture takes on a painterly quality while revealing the humanity of his subjects though a classical eye.

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Confined Architectural Space and Psychological Unease

  "I want to destabilize the viewer in relation to the work."In "Confined Architectural Space and Psychological Unease" from PechaKucha Night Buffalo Vol. 14, artist, sculpture, and professor, Gary Sczerbaniewicz shares his practice involving an insatiable fascination with interior architectural spaces that evoke a sense of psychological unease. This compulsion toward an aesthetics of anxiety leads him to fabricate confined space environments which include-scale shifts-using architectural models seamlessly blended into full-sized structures - into which the viewer is invited to physically enter and explore.

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PKN over 1000 hills now days away...

We are days away (and counting down) to the inaugural Pecha Kucha Night Kigali (PKNK).The list of presenters is set and is looking very exciting. We will be thoroughly engaged by ten awesome presenters that will attempt to demystify hitherto vague concepts; simply inspire us through what they do; or leave us in awe over what we thought we knew better. While you can find their detailed bios at https://www.pechakucha.com/cities/kigali/events/5cf551fd24d4096824fee1c1 find below the list of presenters: Aimable Mukire | Structural Engineer, MASS Design GroupAmiable will be presenting on Water Management.Alex Ndibwami | Educator/Architect, URAlex will be speaking about the concept of language (and vocabulary) and how these can lead to impactful architecture.Benon Rukundo | Urban Planner, The City of KigaliBenon, will be presenting to us as ardent citizens and general public how to contribute to the Kigali City Master Plan. Christian Benimana | Principal and Managing Director, MASS Design GroupChristian's presentation will capture the diversity of his experiences and what this might mean for you and I in the future. Dominique Alonga | Founder & CEO, Imagine We Rwanda Dominique will be sharing about Womanhood and her journey to finding a voice as a woman in the middle of Entrepreneurship, Hobbies, Romance and Family. Ibrahim Binego | Award winning dancer, dance teacher, and community organiserIbrahim is looking forward to sharing his career and experience with the world as part of his exploration of art and soul. Okechi Opoko | Graduate Mechanical Engineer, MASS Design GroupOkechi will be presenting all about himself in an effort to demystify this idea of self introspection and what it means to harness one’s niche and passion. Patrick Buchana | CEO, AC GroupPatrick will talk about the last 20 years, the dotcom bust and growth of technology companies in the dotcom bust and what could possibly come next. Sarah Rugomwa | Operations Associate, MASS Design GroupSarah looks forward to participating in the Kigali PechaKucha, where she will present on the relationship between style/fashion and psychology. Symphorien Gasana | Architect, MASS Design GroupSymphorien will be speaking about Professional agency.