Fifth WDC pitching session next week

The fifth pitching session, hosted by the Cape Town Design NPC, will take place 5-8pm on 27 May 2014 at the Clocktower Centre, Pavilion Conference Centre, V&A Waterfront.

Tickets cost R50 per person. Members of the public, media, investors, philanthropists, government planners and business representatives are all invited to support the selected projects that highlight cutting-edge design, innovation and social entrepreneurship.

Pitching projects

Cape Town Design NPC has allocated R1-million to go to recognised projects and will award R10,000 to the best project pitch at each session.

• Community Led Spatial Design: is the spatial reconfiguration of informal settlements to those that are more rationalised leads to social cohesion, shelter upgrades and infrastructural improvements. It builds community, acknowledges the positive aspects of informality and helps bridge the urban divide by including, not removing the poor. #WDC236

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