December 20 - Spend your Friday with us!

On December 20, ImpactHub Almaty is organizing Winter Warm Fest at SmArt.Point coworking space. As part of this festival, Go Viral will host a series of meetings and events at American Space and MakerSpace Almaty. Please find below the program:

Main Zone:

15:30 - 16:15 Мемоқазақия: QoyanQazaqstan case

Where do memes come from and what is behind them? What serves as a basis or inspiration for memes? Who is behind the QoyanQazaqstan page? Together with the author of the popular meme page QoyanQazaqstan will try to find answers to these and other questions.

17:00 - 18:15 Career talks with experts

If you are a senior university student, high-school student or young professional thinking about your future occupation, this session might help you to gain a better understanding of work marketplace. Representatives of four sphere - media, business, culture and technology will talk about their career paths, skills required at workplace and answer your questions.

Speakers: Elena KOEMETS, Head of Investigation Department of the newspaper KARAVAN; Aziz TEYMUROV, Sales Director, Sony Center Kazakhstan, Chief Financial Officer, Consumer Electronics Network, Eureka LLP; Arshat HAIROLLA - actor, singer, member of the theater group lab316, solist of ARShAT band; Aigerim SAGANDYKOVA, Data Science Team Lead, Kaspi.kz. Moderator: Kamila ZHUSUPOVA, journalist 

Conference hall:

16:00 - 17:30 Creative Laboratory

Want to learn how to be creative? Are you creative and want to share skills? In this session, we presented a new format for the creative laboratory, where we discussed the creation of creativity, which was carried out with our first participants.

17:30 - 19:00 Workshop: The basics of SMM for business

Are social media essential to the success of business? If you are not present on social media, you are non-existent? We will try to answer these and other questions during the workshop for those who are new to the SMM (representatives of small and medium-sized businesses). You will learn how to create easy and compelling visuals and how to shape content plan relevant to your business. 

MakerSpace Zone

16:00 - 16:45 Workshop on 3D printer: Go Viral logo

MakerSpace Almaty team will tell and show how 3D printer is working. After the end of the session, workshop participants will be able to pick up with themselves 3D printed Go Viral logo. The number of seats is limited to the first 15 people.

17:00 - 18:30 Workshop: Visual storytelling - What you need to know when photographing

Almaty photographer-artist Gauhar Mukaman will talk about visual storytelling. Participants of the workshop are advised to bring a camera with them for the practical part of session.

In addition to the main events, a friendly and cheerful atmosphere awaits you, which will be provided by a specially invited DJ. You can visit and take part in the “darmarka” fair, where participants bring things (in good condition) that are no longer needed and can be traded off to other things that are of more use. There will also be a competition among visitors, where  Go Viral branded T-shirts, eco-bags and bottles will be raffled off. Subscribe to our pages and find out the latest news: Facebook and Instagram