02 Oct Snaps from Hello Ambassador 2013
Hello Ambassador, Pretoria’s first creative conference, had its much anticipated debut this weekend and has set the bar high right from the start.
An impressive line-up of speakers took the stage at the State Theatre on Friday and Saturday, covering the topics of digital communication, design, music, cinema, technology, branding, fashion and more.
The speakers were: Mike Sharman, Pluto Panoussis, Dojo 115, Yabadaka Shamah, M.J du Preez, Xolisa Dyeshana, Griffin, Karlien Thomashoff, Ryan McManus, Carel Hoffman, Markus Wormstorm, Raimi Gbadamosi, Mike Joubert, Sibs Shongwe-la Mer, Johan Auriacombe, Giuseppe Russo, Michiel van Staden and Zelri van der Schyff, Greta van der Merwe, Ben Rausch, Karen Pienaar and Peach van Pletzen.
On Saturday evening, the creative talks were followed by an awards ceremony during which the winners of the design competition were announced. Throughout the event an exhibition was held in the Drama hall, showcasing some amazing local artists, initiatives, projects and brands. Adding to the atmosphere was the mini street fest which took place on Saturday afternoon, followed not long after by the after party at Prince Church.
In case you didn’t make it this year, here are a few snaps from the event and expo.
Find out more about Hello Ambassador here.