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© 2019 by Designathon Works. All rights reserved.

A day dedicated to celebrating what the world could be like when children design better futures using new technologies

 

OUR VIDEO
Jay & Solar Submarine

YOUTECH
Video and blog report by Youtech

MAKERED NL
Blog post about the event by Emer, in Dutch​

E-MAGAZINE
Our own E-magazine on Medium, with articles and interviews

VIDEO REPORT DUBLIN 

The Global Children's Designathon 2014 in Dublin​

FASTCO
Kids solve the most pressing urban problems with designs you'd never think up

Global Children's Designathon 2014:
an amazing celebration of children's inventivity!

Read here all about it:

If you have any questions

or want to send us some love:

 

contact Emer or Ina

info@designathonworks.com

A STREET CLEANING ROBOT

YOU CAN SMS TO COME

AND CLEAN YOUR STREET

Designed by Lucy and Beverly

A FLOATING CLEANER

TO TAKE OIL

OUT OF THE SEA

Designed by Hasse and Teun

A 3D PRINTED FOOD

FOR HOMELESS PEOPLE

 

Designed by Maya

How can we prepare them to survive and prosper in a rapidly changing, increasingly technological and complex world? 

Worldwide there are 2 billion children of school going age

How can they become the producer of new technologies?

How can they learn to create a better world for people and planet?

Our Team 2016

Initiated by Designathon Works in Amsterdam

RACHEL ARMSTRONG: 
A sustainability innovator who 
creates new materials that possess 
some of the properties of living 
systems, and can be manipulated to 
“grow” architecture

RAJIV BALL:
Partner with THNK; Amsterdam School of Creative Leaderhip & Lecturerer at the University of California in Berkley

MARTIEN KUITENBROUWER: 
A Former City of Amsterdam 
chairman of West, 
Boardmember of Cinekid

Endorsements:

Want to help create this amazing event

to make a great impact for children's knowledge?

Hosts:

Partners:

Want to have more information about the Global Children's Designathon?

Click the button below for the PDF file.

We are very happy and proud to tell you that our Global Children's Designathon 2016 was a big success!

A huge THANK YOU to all the children participants, our hosts and partners!

We are working hard to update this page. Meanwhile, keep an eye on our Flickr, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for all the happy photos, updates and media reports!

Dublin

Marie

Panjim

Samy

Nairobi

Mark

Zagreb

Teo

&

Ira

Amsterdam

Ina

&

Emer

Rio

Sabrina

&

Daniela

Tunis

Rym

Willemstad

Esmee

Singapore

Adrian

Berlin

Gisele