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About the host:
GCD Tel Aviv is led by Tami Warshavski and Lila Chitayat. Tami is a design visionary and strategist, experienced in running international projects that build new design leadership capacities in the innovation system and the higher education at large. Lila is an interdisciplinary designer and architect specializing in spatial storytelling leading an innovative technology based design studio. Their projects received wide national and international impact and public awareness. Both Lila and Tami are teaching in multidisciplinary design environments at the leading design institutions in Israel H.I.T and Shenkar. It is their first time hosting designathon works in Tel Aviv, looking forward for many more years to come.
About the event:
We are excited to host the GCD 2019 in Tel - Aviv, a vibrant and creative city. The event wille be hosted at toi.lab – a gallery for toys and electronics, exploring the space between physical and digital. toi.lab is a space designed for play, engagement and debate about how technology extends the human experience. The event will be facilitated by inspiring interdisciplinary team of designers, technology and education experts that are part the design and art scene in the city. We all have strong passion to explore new models of modern education, empowering kids to take active roles in shaping their world. We will host a group of young kids from various backgrounds ages 8-11.