Pecha Kucha: "Weapons of Mass Disruption"

Date, Time & Location Thu 4 Jul 2013, 7.30-11pm, The Winter Gardens, 90 Surrey St. S1 2LH
Details Pecha Kucha, meaning ‘chit chat’ in Japanese, is a global event franchise where presenters have just 20 slides, set to auto-advance every 20 seconds creating an entertaining, educational and inspiring experience. This month "Weapons of Mass Disruption", thought-provoking and new perspectives on the power to disrupt markets, science, nature and behaviour. Also additional short videos, food and drinks bar. Speakers include: Professor Tony Ryan, who is developing new ways to use the Sun’s energy more efficiently to increase food production and provide more renewable energy. Paul Beech, Pimoroni Ltd, who designed a case for the Raspberry Pi, a powerful and tiny low-cost computer. George Taylor, Chief Executive of Digital City, focussed on providing internet services to the Sheffield City Region. Tickets £5 standing or £8 seated, plus booking fee. Pecha Kucha is not-for-profit & the ticket money goes towards making future nights even better Sheffield Pecha Kucha