Copenhagen School of Design and Technology visits KSID

KSID is hosting Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA) this week at Kollam as a part of developing associations with international design schools and to collaborate on developing solutions for our community. KEA is based in Copenhagen, Denmark and is an independent autonomous institution under the Ministry of Science, Technology, Information and Higher Education, Government of Denmark. KEA offers degree programmes in Design, Technology and IT; The visiting team is from the Sustainable Fashion Program which will explore the garment manufacturing system in Kerala as well as traditional crafts of Kollam such as Screwpine weaving and Lacemaking. KSID and KEA will conduct joint visits to these communities to understand their problems and to device solutions. A one-day workshop on screw-pine processing and manufacturing will be conducted in KSID with support from traditional artisans. Velkommen, KEA!