Nuqat, conference 2016.
Nuqat is a non-profit organization based in Kuwait City that is dedicated to the development of creativity in the Arab world. Nuqat offers training programs, lectures and cultural programs in both arabic and english covering topics in visual, therapeutic, commercial and performing arts in addition to creative entreprenuership.
Since 2009, Nuqat has hosted a yearly conference and a wide range of activities including workshops, exhibitions and design competitions. Nuqat aims to establish educational institutes in different cities across the Middle East and to develop a specialized arts curriculum. Nuqat continues to identify inspiring speakers and research themes for annual conferences and carries out strategic market research for creating and delivering a wide range of engaging cultural programs, panels, and workshops.
This year (2016), the Nuqat conference delved into the seventh sense – the capacity of the brain to come up with new ideas. Opening a wide discussion in the region about the creative economy and other alternatives to oil-driven economies.
VAKAY Team was invited to give a conference about it’s experience in creating the ecosystem of the eyewear industry in Tunisia and how the Team succeeded in building an international brand.
Nuqat conference was a great place to meet, network, exchange ideas with extraordinary people from Kuwait and all over the world.
Big thanks to Nuqat Team for the success of this event, their hospitality and their generosity.