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Bangkok’s Night of Ideas
January 30 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Embassy of France in Thailand in partnership with the French National Research Institute for Sustainable Development IRD in Asia and Alliance Française de Bangkok, are launching the first edition of the Night of Ideas in Bangkok !
Since 2015, the event “Night of Ideas” is an opportunity to explore the latest thoughts behind major issues of our time. It is staged simultaneously across five continents and brings together guests from diverse backgrounds around a common theme.
“Being alive” is the topic chosen for this year 2020.
Bangkok’s night of ideas will unfold in a series of debates, artistic and photographic exhibitions and activities from French and Thai guests.
DEBATE – “Take a deep breath” :The public debate on air pollution and its solutions
SCREENINGS – Smog Journey, Jia Zhangke SOOT!, Stockholm Environment Institute, Breathe Life Clean Air, Healthy Future, WHO, Bangkok 250
“Black carbon: the dark side of human activity” by IRD in Asia
“The meaning of life” by Adana Legros
“City Transmutation, photography as alchemy” by Thierry Facon
“How to make zero waste food ?” by Cafe Mademoiselle and Eurofood Thailand
“Take action on wildlife” by Freeland
“World Tour – Virtual Reality” by Wild Immersion and Planet Infinite
Win an anti-pollution mask by R-PUR Thailand