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Tuesday, August 29
 

10:00am PDT

Rattan Weaving by Tanoti Crafts

Tanoti Crafts is a congregation of Sarawakian women weavers and artisans dedicated towards the production, promotion and proliferation of hand-crafted fabrics. This continuously-growing community of craftswomen had its origins in a research and development workshop set up by a foundation established by Her Royal Highness the Queen of Malaysia in 2008, the Yayasan Tuanku Nur Zahirah.

Come visit Tanoti's booth at the ZafigoX Bazaar, 29 - 31 August to learn more about them and also participate in weaving workshops.


Speakers, Panellists & Moderat...
avatar for Jacqueline Fong

Jacqueline Fong

Panellist, Co-founder: Tanoti
After having practised investment banking for 18 years over different locations – Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta and East Malaysia – Jacqueline made a career shift and focused on entrepreneurship in her home state of Sarawak.In 2012, Jackie and her former school-mate, Dr June Ngo started... Read More →



Tuesday August 29, 2017 10:00am - 6:00pm PDT
Boustead Hall, Royal Chulan Penang

2:00pm PDT

"How To Prepare For A High Altitude Trek" by Amazing Trekkers Club

Ever dreamt of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro, Everest Base Camp or even something more local like Mount Kinabalu? It can be overwhelming what is needed mentally, physically and emotionally to get yourself ready! However, it doesn't have to be! Join Amazing Trekkers Club President Hazleen Panayiotou and Vice President Shah Ahern as they share important tips to prepare for a trek and demonstrate what and how to pack. Between the two Amazing Trekkers are decades of experience climbing dozens of high altitude, multi-day treks of various difficulty levels.

Date: August 29, 2017

Location: George Town Meeting Room

Time: 2:00 - 3:30PM

Number of pax: Up to 30

Duration: 1.5 hours 

Price: FOC. To book a spot, click here.

More details here.


Speakers, Panellists & Moderat...
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Hazleen Panayiotou

Panellist, Amazing Trekkers Club
A wife and mother of three, the CEO of a fully licensed travel company (TrekkersAsia) and founder of a women-only mountaineering group, Amazing Trekkers Club, Hazleen has travelled extensively in Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. She has successfully climbed 29 mountains... Read More →

Workshop Leaders/Activities
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Amazing Trekkers Club

How To Prepare For A High Altitude Trek & Penang Hill: Safe I Go With Amazing Trekkers Club, by Hazleen Panayiotou
A wife and mother of three, the CEO of a fully licensed travel company (TrekkersAsia) and founder of a women-only mountaineering group, Amazing Trekkers Club, Hazleen Panayiotou has travelled extensively and has successfully climbed 29 mountains, and has organised and led dozens... Read More →



Tuesday August 29, 2017 2:00pm - 3:30pm PDT
George Town Meeting Room, Royale Chulan Penang

2:00pm PDT

"It's Not A Real Camera! But It's Real Photography!" with Brendan Ó Sé
A hands-on workshop on using the smartphone as a travel photography camera. Featuring tips, techniques, apps, composition. ideas to take great travel photos.

Date: August 29, 2017

Location: Tanjung Bungah Meeting Room

Time: 2.00pm – 5.00pm

Number of pax: Up to 25

Duration: 3 hours

Price: USD35* (Approx RM150) (ZafigoX attendees) and USD70 (Approx RM300) (non-attendees)

For tickets, click here.

More details here.

Speakers, Panellists & Moderat...
avatar for Brendan Ó Sé

Brendan Ó Sé

Speaker, Photographer
Brendan is an award-winning fine art photographer and iPhone photographer from Cork, Ireland. Along with winning many awards in prestigious international competitions, Brendan has been invited to speak about and exhibit his work around the world. His work was even a part of the original... Read More →

Workshop Leaders/Activities
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It's not a real camera! But it's real photography!

Using The Smartphone As A Travel Photography Camera, by Brendan Ó Sé
Brendan Ó Sé is a well-known mobile phone photographer and won the ‘Photographer of the Year’ title for the IPPAWARDS 2017. His work was also featured as a part of the Apple World Gallery of images shot on iPhone 6 that saw his photograph showcased on billboards worldwide... Read More →



Tuesday August 29, 2017 2:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
Tanjung Bungah Meeting Room, Royale Chulan Penang

2:30pm PDT

"The Wanderlust Series: Penang" with OLFAC3
Scents are linked to our memory and have the ability to take us back to places we have beenIn this special perfume workshop series, you will learn to create a perfume composition inspired by places.

Date: August 29, 2017

Location: Boustead Hall

Time: 2:30pm-5:00pm 

Price: USD50 per session (Approx RM250) (ZafigoX attendees will get an exclusive OLFAC3 Memories Series Travel Set worth USD29)

For tickets, click here.

More details here.

Workshop Leaders/Activities
avatar for The OLFAC3 Signature Perfume Creation Workshop

The OLFAC3 Signature Perfume Creation Workshop

The Wanderlust Series: Penang & The Gourmand Series: Summer, by Aien Mokhtar
Aien Mokhtar is the Founder and Chief Fragrance Designer of OLFAC3, Malaysia’s Signature Perfumery House. A perfume-lover and an avid traveller since she was 10, she creates original fragrances inspired by nature, people and places in her lab located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with... Read More →



Tuesday August 29, 2017 2:30pm - 5:00pm PDT
Boustead Hall, Royale Chulan Penang

3:00pm PDT

"An Evening At Loke Villa: Private Tour" with Rebecca Duckett Wilkinson
This activity will comprise of a small private tour of Loke Villa, a handsome heritage home and one of the few remaining grand mansions of Penang, and where Rebecca currently resides. Tea will be served.

Date: August 29, 2017

Location: Loke Villa

Time:  3:00PM - 5:00PM

Price: USD15 (Approx RM75) (ZafigoX attendees) and USD30 (Approx RM150) (non-attendees)

For tickets, click here

More details here.

Workshop Leaders/Activities
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An Evening At Loke Villa

A private heritage house visit and tour, with Rebecca Duckett-Wilkinson
Rebecca Duckett-Wilkinson is a Malaysian artist who graduated in Woven and Printed Textiles from the prestigious Parsons School of Design in New York. She is also the founder of Owen Rebecca Designs, which she set up together with her husband, that features Malaysia’s flora, fauna... Read More →



Tuesday August 29, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
Loke Villa, Gurney Drive

3:00pm PDT

"Journey To You" with Joanna Tan
This workshop will explore the four pillars of self-love. The Journey To You will explore your dreams, self-discovery, self-empowerment and self-restoration in interactive sessions.

Date: August 29, 2017

Location: Batu Ferringhi Meeting Room

Time: 3:00pm-5:30pm

Number of pax: up to 40

Duration: 2 hours

Price: Free admission



More details here.

Workshop Leaders/Activities
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Journey To You

Complete Woman: Empowering women to discover their true and complete self, by Joanna Tan
Joanna Tan is a coach, speaker and trainer with a background in clinical science. Her experience working for big multinational companies combined with a passion in understanding people led her to starting Complete Woman. Despite her successes, Joanna never felt fulfilled for long... Read More →



Tuesday August 29, 2017 3:00pm - 5:30pm PDT
Batu Ferringhi Meeting Room, Royale Chulan Penang
 
Wednesday, August 30
 

10:00am PDT

Rattan Weaving by Tanoti Crafts
Tanoti Crafts is a congregation of Sarawakian women weavers and artisans dedicated towards the production, promotion and proliferation of hand-crafted fabrics. This continuously-growing community of craftswomen had its origins in a research and development workshop set up by a foundation established by Her Royal Highness the Queen of Malaysia in 2008, the Yayasan Tuanku Nur Zahirah.

Come visit Tanoti's booth at the ZafigoX Bazaar, 29 - 31 August to learn more about them and also participate in weaving workshops.


Wednesday August 30, 2017 10:00am - 6:00pm PDT
Boustead Hall, Royal Chulan Penang

3:30pm PDT

"An Afternoon Of Sarees & Stories" with Sumitra Selvaraj
Join in for an afternoon with Sarees and Stories to learn about the different weaves of sarees from around India. You will also get to hear stories of Sumitra’s journey through the daily drape. There will also be a draping session to demonstrate how you too can easily wear a saree.

Date: August 30, 2017

Location: George Town Meeting Room

Time: 3:30pm - 5pm

Number of pax: Up to 50

Duration: 1.5 hours

Price: USD20* (Approx RM100) (ZafigoX attendees) and USD40 (Approx RM200) (non-attendees)

For tickets, click here.

More details here.

Speakers, Panellists & Moderat...
avatar for Sumitra Selvaraj

Sumitra Selvaraj

Moderator, Founder of Sarees & Stories
As a writer, presenter and media professional, Sumitra has spent the last 18 years dabbling in broadcasting, publishing and Public Relations in Malaysia. She has anchored English language news broadcasts across all free to air networks and has produced and directed a number of news... Read More →

Workshop Leaders/Activities
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An Afternoon Of Sarees & Stories

Learn the art of how to wear a saree, and hear stories of what it’s like living in one, by Sumitra Selvaraj
Sumitra Selvaraj is currently the Executive Producer of an English-language talk show in Malaysia, and has been dabbling in broadcasting, publishing and public relations for the last 18 years. She is also the founder of the blog Sarees and Stories, where she documents her experiences... Read More →



Wednesday August 30, 2017 3:30pm - 5:00pm PDT
George Town Meeting Room, Royale Chulan Penang

3:30pm PDT

"The Gourmand Series: Summer" with OLFAC3
In this exclusive workshop, you will explore signature fragrance components from the gourmand scents group. Described as olfactory desserts, a gourmand fragrance is a perfume which consists primarily of synthetic edible and dessert-like qualities.

Date: August 30, 2017

Location: Boustead Hall

Time: 3:30pm-6:00pm

More details here.

Workshop Leaders/Activities
avatar for The OLFAC3 Signature Perfume Creation Workshop

The OLFAC3 Signature Perfume Creation Workshop

The Wanderlust Series: Penang & The Gourmand Series: Summer, by Aien Mokhtar
Aien Mokhtar is the Founder and Chief Fragrance Designer of OLFAC3, Malaysia’s Signature Perfumery House. A perfume-lover and an avid traveller since she was 10, she creates original fragrances inspired by nature, people and places in her lab located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with... Read More →



Wednesday August 30, 2017 3:30pm - 6:00pm PDT
Boustead Hall, Royal Chulan Penang
 
Thursday, August 31
 

10:00am PDT

Rattan Weaving by Tanoti Crafts
Tanoti Crafts is a congregation of Sarawakian women weavers and artisans dedicated towards the production, promotion and proliferation of hand-crafted fabrics. This continuously-growing community of craftswomen had its origins in a research and development workshop set up by a foundation established by Her Royal Highness the Queen of Malaysia in 2008, the Yayasan Tuanku Nur Zahirah.

Come visit Tanoti's booth at the ZafigoX Bazaar, 29 - 31 August to learn more about them and also participate in weaving workshops.

Speakers, Panellists & Moderat...
avatar for Jacqueline Fong

Jacqueline Fong

Panellist, Co-founder: Tanoti
After having practised investment banking for 18 years over different locations – Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta and East Malaysia – Jacqueline made a career shift and focused on entrepreneurship in her home state of Sarawak.In 2012, Jackie and her former school-mate, Dr June Ngo started... Read More →



Thursday August 31, 2017 10:00am - 6:00pm PDT
Boustead Hall, Royal Chulan Penang

3:30pm PDT

"The Wanderlust Series: Penang" with OLFAC3
Scents are linked to our memory and have the ability to take us back to places we have beenIn this special perfume workshop series, you will learn to create a perfume composition inspired by places.

Date: August 31, 2017

Location: Boustead Hall

Time: 3:30pm-6:00pm 

USD50 per session (Approx RM250) (ZafigoX attendees will get an exclusive OLFAC3 Memories Series Travel Set worth USD29)

For tickets, click here.

More details here.

Workshop Leaders/Activities
avatar for The OLFAC3 Signature Perfume Creation Workshop

The OLFAC3 Signature Perfume Creation Workshop

The Wanderlust Series: Penang & The Gourmand Series: Summer, by Aien Mokhtar
Aien Mokhtar is the Founder and Chief Fragrance Designer of OLFAC3, Malaysia’s Signature Perfumery House. A perfume-lover and an avid traveller since she was 10, she creates original fragrances inspired by nature, people and places in her lab located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with... Read More →



Thursday August 31, 2017 3:30pm - 6:00pm PDT
Boustead Hall, Royal Chulan Penang
 
Saturday, September 2
 

3:00pm PDT

"An Evening At Loke Villa: Private Tour" with Rebecca Duckett Wilkinson
This activity will comprise of a small private tour of Loke Villa, a handsome heritage home and one of the few remaining grand mansions of Penang, and where Rebecca currently resides. Tea will be served.

More details here.

Workshop Leaders/Activities
avatar for An Evening At Loke Villa

An Evening At Loke Villa

A private heritage house visit and tour, with Rebecca Duckett-Wilkinson
Rebecca Duckett-Wilkinson is a Malaysian artist who graduated in Woven and Printed Textiles from the prestigious Parsons School of Design in New York. She is also the founder of Owen Rebecca Designs, which she set up together with her husband, that features Malaysia’s flora, fauna... Read More →



Saturday September 2, 2017 3:00pm - 5:00pm PDT
Loke Villa, Gurney Drive