Conference, workshop, talks, and sound festival tickets now available
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 22 November 2017: ECHO – the Middle East’s first art, design and technology festival – has announced that tickets are officially on sale. The Festival will take place at d3 from the 14th to the 16th December this year under the theme” Interacting with the future”.
Free entrance is available into d3 and the immersive exhibition area. Limited tickets are available for the conference, workshop, talks and sound festival. Hurry up and get yours now!
Official partners for ECHO include: Emirates Airline as the Official Airline, MB&FM.A.D. Gallery and McLaren UAE as Premium Partners, OMNES Media as the Online Media Partner, Double Tree by Hilton Business Bay as the Hotel Partner, FRACTAL Systems as the Technical Partner, Site Global as the Branding Partner, with the participation of New York University Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) and the Cultural Support of Zayed University and Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation (DIDI).
Mohammad Saeed Al Shehhi, Chief Executive Officer of d3 says: “We’re proud to welcome ECHO to d3, the region’s first multisensory festival, which brings together art, design and technology on a single platform. As an organisation dedicated to supporting and nurturing innovative thinking across various creative disciplines, d3 is passionate about hosting events such as ECHO which are truly reflective of what we do. Through such avant-garde concepts, we go beyond linear innovation and welcome the future with a tech-driven approach that redefines lives in the ever-changing urban environment. While d3 has always been at the forefront of everything that is progressive and pioneering, the real challenge lies in bringing such ideas forth in a manner which seamlessly blends science, technology and the associated socio-cultural impact and emotional response. We’re excited to be the destination of choice for the debut of a cutting-edge festival like ECHO.”
The latest ECHO programme and list of speakers and artists can be found here: http://echodubai.com/program/
CONFERENCE & TALKS from 290 AED ON THE BELOW LINK:
ECHO SOUND FESTIVAL ’17 from 180 AED ON THE BELOW LINK:
WORKSHOPS – FOR CREATIVES SPECIALIST AND BEGINNERS ON THE BELOW LINK:
Give your creative mind a chance to meet other geniuses from around the globe. Exchange ideas and concepts. Collaborate with them on your dream projects, while also learning from experts and masters in various fields and genres.
WEARABLES WORKSHOP: WHEN FASHION MEETS TECHNOLOGY
The objective of this workshop is to embrace the creativity and new thinking within the field of wearable technology, to create a link to the area of traditional fashion made for everyday life.
Michel Guglielmi & Hanne-Louise Johannesen
12 & 13 December 2017, Day 1 (10am – 1pm + 2pm – 5pm), Day 2 (10am – 1pm + 2pm – 7pm) | AED 2,500
LIVE VISUAL PERFORMANCE
Learn how to create live show experiences by designing and performing live visuals with music.
Ali M Demirel
14 & 15 December 2017, 10.00 am – 6.00 pm | AED 2,000
VIDEO MAPPING WORKSHOP: MODULE 8 + MADMAPPER
Learn how to create video files to be used for video mapping projects with Francesco, who has worked with brands including Gucci and Valentino.
14, 15 & 16 December 2017, 10.00 am – 7.00 pm | AED 2,000
E-TEXTILE WORKSHOP: AN EXPLORATION OF WEARABLE MEDIA
Join Rebeccah’s workshop and get started in the world of e-textiles — learn how to build basic circuits, code simple programs and experiment with sensors. This workshop will stimulate your creative mind and teach you to use new technology to create your first piece of e-clothing.
14 & 15 December 2017, 10.00 am – 7.00 pm | AED 2,500
COMPUTATIONAL DESIGN STRATEGIES IN VR
The workshop will invite individuals from different industries to generate, manipulate and develop code that will allow them to design complex architectural spaces. These spaces can be visualized in Virtual Reality (VR) environments, explaining the benefits of walking through an immersive digital model to be able to visualize space, light and affect.
14 December 2017, 10.00 am – 7.00 pm | AED 1,000
PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP: PERFORMING TANGIBLE MEDIA
Learn how to integrate technology into costumes and scenography in an inspiring and hands on workshop by the award winning Diffus founders.
Michel Guglielmi & Hanne-Louise Johannesen
14 & 15 December 2017, 10.00 am – 3.00 pm | AED 2,500