Stories from Nepal, East Africa and Mexico – SGT Studio

The 2019 SGT Studio course is coming to an end! From the beginning of the year, four multidisciplinary student teams have been working hard on tackling real-life development challenges in four different countries. Come witness the innovative solutions, stories and findings from the field and the final development proposals of the teams at the SGT Studio Presentation event. The four projects presented are:

KENYA: Finding self-sustaining and efficient ways to manage water resources
NEPAL: Building disaster resilience through communal synergies
UGANDA: Promoting creative co-working and innovation in Makerere University
MEXICO: Mapping the village of EL 20 to promote community tourism

The morning will begin with a short introduction of the SGT Studio, after which the student teams will present their projects. The event will conclude with a panel discussion and some relaxed mingling.

Time:
Wednesday, 15th May 2019, 10:00-12:00

Place:
Makerspace (basement floor) Harald Herlin Learning center (Otaniementie 9)

A warm welcome to all!

SGT – Sustainable Global Technologies Programme combines engineering, architecture, design and business to contribute to sustainable development and global challenges. Each year, students take part in real-life projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America to study the diverse connections between sustainability, technology, cultural and societal challenges.
More information: sgt.aalto.fi

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