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!
A 3D PRINTED FOOD
FOR HOMELESS PEOPLE
Designed by Maya
A FLOATING CLEANER
TO TAKE OIL
OUT OF THE SEA
Designed by Hasse and Teun
A STREET CLEANING ROBOT
YOU CAN SMS TO COME
AND CLEAN YOUR STREET
Designed by Lucy and Beverly
A day dedicated to celebrating what the world could be like when children design better futures using new technologies
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
A Former City of Amsterdam
chairman of West,
Boardmember of Cinekid
A sustainability innovator who
creates new materials that possess
some of the properties of living
systems, and can be manipulated to
Partner with THNK; Amsterdam School of Creative Leaderhip & Lecturerer at the University of California in Berkley
Want to help create this amazing event
to make a great impact for children's knowledge?
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Global Children's Designathon 2014:
an amazing celebration of children's inventivity!
Read here all about it:
Kids solve the most pressing urban problems with designs you'd never think up
Video and blog report by Youtech
VIDEO REPORT DUBLIN
The Global Children's Designathon 2014 in Dublin
Jay & Solar Submarine
Our own E-magazine on Medium, with articles and interviews
Blog post about the event by Emer, in Dutch
If you have any questions
or want to send us some love:
contact Emer or Ina