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Friday, 29 November 2019
R2.7m in grants to date on third round of DISF »
The CDI’s Design Innovation Seed Fund (DISF) is currently in its third round of funding and is supporting five local innov...
Thursday, 28 November 2019
Bishop Tarambawamwe – a mastery of wire and bead craft »
  We caught up with Bishop Tarambawamwe, a longstanding CDI member who runs Master Wire and Beadcraf...
Thursday, 28 November 2019
Growth Fund nears target as new SMEs are signed up »
Namekhotha Trading (Pty) Ltd in Kuruman has created 30 jobs to date   The CDI Gro...
Thursday, 28 November 2019
CDI runs successful first Design Business Masterclass series »
Sally-Anne Kasner presented a workshop on design for a circular economy as part of the CDI's Design Business Masterclass s...
Thursday, 28 November 2019
Custom conference products yield over R43 000 in sales and orders »
  The CDI recently assisted seven businesses with the development of customised products for an inte...

Wednesday, 16 October 2019
Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents: Deadline extended until 25 October 2019 »
  Call for Entries: Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents (SDAY)...
Tuesday, 17 September 2019
Craft and Design Institute: Call for Service Providers »
  The CDI is in the process of updating its service provider database as we have a number of exc...
Thursday, 18 April 2019
TOR for Facilitators: Structure and Deliver CDI HR Building Blocks for Capacity Development Workshop »
  The CDI requires the services of a suitably qualified HR expert and facilitator practicing in the...
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Please note the CDI office will be closed on 22 March 2019 »
    Please note the CDI office will be closed on Friday, 22 March 2019....
Sunday, 03 March 2019
Opportunity: Impact Makers And Creators: Accelerating Creative Social Entrepreneurs »

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Monday, 21 November 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Scoring high with arcade machines that make learning fun »
  Young entrepreneur Regina Kgatle grew up in Hammanskraal in Gauteng, where she was surrounded by ent...
Wednesday, 31 August 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Don’t be afraid – core design skills for the future »
Rael Futerman from the UCT d-school speaks at the CCDI Design Human Capital Forum at Open Design...
Wednesday, 31 August 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The power of narrative in human-centred design »
  We recently chatted to Anne-Marie Hanna, a video producer and...
Wednesday, 31 August 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Weaving the threads of Cape Town artisanal fabric »
How can a service design approach help local textile artisans create a sustainable future? Francesco Mazzarella, PhD Res...
Friday, 29 July 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
The imagined becomes real at Open Design Cape Town »
    Curious about the Steve Jobs factor? Ever thought of cr...

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