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A Playful City Mar 30th Call for Design Facilitators & Illustrators.-Register interest in advance

6.30pm – Dublin 2

A Playful City Mar 30th Call for Design Facilitators & Illustrators.-Register interest in advance

A Playful City is a unique series of events across Dublin in 2017 leading up to an international creative conference and hackathon for play in October, featuring Turner prize winners Assemble and the CEO of the European Travel Commission.

8-10 design thinkers / facilitators are required who will help facilitate a table group discussion during the event. The facilitators will be key to guiding the creativity of the round table groups and collating their ideas.

Up to 10 live illustrators are required, one per table, also we will require illustrators that can wander around the tables and help record / draw pictures of thoughts / ideas coming up at the discussion groups.

A Playful City, Launch Event and Charrette, Dublin – Call for design facilitators and illustrators.

Connect the Dots invites you to participate at the kick-off event of ‘A Playful City.' 30th March at 6:30pm.

Please Contact Connect the Dots : connectthedotsdublin@gmail.com

A Playful City is a unique series of events across Dublin in 2017 leading up to an international creative conference and hackathon for play in October, featuring Turner prize winners Assemble and the CEO of the European Travel Commission. 

8-10 design thinkers / facilitators are required who will help facilitate a table group discussion during the event. The facilitators will be key to guiding the creativity of the round table groups and collating their ideas.

Up to 10 live illustrators are required, one per table, also we will require illustrators that can wander around the tables and help record / draw pictures of thoughts / ideas coming up at the discussion groups.

Please contact Connect The Dots- in advance -Connect the Dots : connectthedotsdublin@gmail.com

Already, A Playful City is gathering momentum, with influential partners from UNICEF to Dublin City Council to UCD to Recreate and more...
Our intention is to join up key stakeholders, sectors, and communities to co- design a thriving, healthy and happy Dublin, a city where people come to live, and to stay. A Dublin where public spaces are inviting, creatively engaging and, well - more playful!

Therefore, we are looking for Illustrators for our kick-off planning event who would be interested in attending to visualise the ideas exchanged - live. We imagine that the illustrators would be popping in and buzzing around the different discussion tables and activities, capturing what people are saying - their ideas, thoughts - and 

We would be delighted if you could contact Connect The Dots- in advance first event, a specially curated charrette on the 30th March at 6:30pm.

The charrette will be playful, it will poke fun, it will encourage people to be creative and think differently. There will be delicious (and playful) food served from Luncheonette. 


A Playful City will bring together a diverse group of thought leaders, policy makers, innovative designers & architects, groundbreaking creatives & businesses, academics, and human rights advocates. Together we will explore how we can feed into each other’s work and make Dublin the most playful and child-friendly city in the world.
Unlike other gatherings, A Playful City will have guaranteed impact – we will bring the ideas developed to life in the form of playful city interventions installed across the city, curated by children and award-winning architect Sean Harrington.
Looking forward to taking the first step with you.

www.aplayfulcity.com