Robyn Farah

Hosted at Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts

part of a series on Robot


About the speaker

Robyn Farah is the founder of KAT-O, a hardware/technology prototyping company, which hosts #TechTalkCPT. She is the founder of Cape Town’s electronics and maker communities Arduino Cape Town and the Modern Alchemists and recently became a partner in Curiosity Campus.

With a background in instrumental and electronic composition, she got into electronics due to her aim is to make everyday objects come to life with sound, allowing the manipulation, interaction and/or processing of sound more accessible to the public. This lead her to complete her Master’s in Sonic Art from the Sonic Arts Research Centre (SARC) at Queen’s University in Belfast.

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Additional details

Meet and greet upstairs at the Friends of Design Academy for a complimentary coffee and breakfast followed by a 20 min talk.