Cooler Lumpur x Me.reka

The Cooler Lumpur Festival in collaboration with ME.REKA are hosting a series of workshops at the ME.REKA Makerspace. From terrarium-making to woodwork to IoT workshops, there’s something from everyone.

Some workshops are open to children aged 6 and above, and some others are open to children aged 12 and above. Come join us and make it a family affair!

Dates
Venue
  • 5 October 2019
    1:00 pm 2:30 pm
Come join us and learn the skill of terrarium making! With the guidance of our instructor, explore your crafty side and create your own story jars. Learn all about plant care and responsibility through this simple activity. Don’t buy a gift! Come make one and share it with loved […]
  • 5 October 2019
    2:00 pm 4:00 pm
With technology becoming more powerful and accessible, we will talk about Virtual Reality and how it came to be a household name. A technology which previously failed in mainstream adoption, we have brought Virtual Reality back and are giving you the control right in your hands. This workshop will […]
  • 5 October 2019
    3:00 pm 4:30 pm
In June 2019, one of Japan’s largest retailers — convenience store chain Seven Eleven — announced that it will be replacing the packaging of its rice balls (onigiri) with bioplastic. If plastic is the problem, is bioplastic really the solution? Bioplastics are a growing trend around the globe, researchers […]
  • 6 October 2019
    1:00 pm 2:30 pm
Every year, the world creates more than 2 billion tons of solid waste—roughly five times the total weight of all people on the planet. The linear supply chains used to extract and process material into goods consequently produces a significant amount of carbon emissions while exposing people and ecosystems […]
  • 6 October 2019
    2:00 pm 4:00 pm
It’s time to talk rubbish. Creativity is making beauty from waste. What could be the best way to attract your community and friends into being an upcyclist? How can the upcycling movement play a role in circular economy and design? Let’s take a deeper look at how upcycling can […]
  • 6 October 2019
    3:00 pm 4:30 pm
All products and services are designed for a one-way transaction, which resulted in our planet warming up and a continent of garbage floating in our ocean. The linear economic system is ripe for disruption from an innovative approach towards future businesses. What if you can redesign the take-make-waste system […]