• Food For Thought A Co-Designed Belfast Supper Club

  • Sat, 09-11-2019 at 19:00
  • Cafe Cuan
    161-165 Cromac Street
    BT2 8JE Belfast
Food For Thought A Co-Designed Belfast Supper Club - Cafe Cuan - Belfast

Join us in telling the unique stories of the people and places of Belfast through an immersive dining experience. Expect bold flavours in an informal and relaxed environment with a 4-course meal prepared by a Belfast chef with excellent local sourced produce all themed around your unique stories.Your memories and stories of Belfast will help shape the atmosphere of the event, from the menu to the playlist, we'll engage in a collaborative process to understand your stories of Belfast, the unique places and people and the opportunities for the future of the city. As well as eating from an interactive table-scape of the city, the courses will be punctuated by short Pecha-Kucha presentations around the RSA themed values "We believe in a world where everyone is able to participate in creating a better future"The event is being hosted and delivered by Urban Scale Interventions, a Belfast-based creative studio working on many of the city's new initiatives and is being held at the incredible Cafe Cuan on Cromac Street. The event is in partnership with Royal Society of Art.During each course the food and interactive discussions will be themed around a core value from the Royal Society of Art.In the days following purchasing a ticket, you will be sent a questionnaire via email, where you will be asked a few short questions around your thoughts for Belfast. The collective responses will in turn manipulate the interactive tablescape for the evening.Urban Scale interventions support public and private organisations in people centred design innovation. Their team is made up of energetic and passionate people who use methods of design thinking, taking a holistic and challenge-led approach to tackling issues in the places we live, work and play.Cuisine- To be catered by Cafe Cuan BelfastDrinksology - BlaklistThe Evenings Scents to be delivered by the Bearded Candlestick Maker - Chapter 1 (Starter): Open - always transparent and honest, we welcome new thinking and different perspectives(The dish is defined by words which best describe Belfast to you. Your choice of words to describe Belfast will define the ingredients for your unique open salad: what will you get?)Chapter 2 (Pre-Course): Optimistic - we are confident that together, we can resolve the challenges of our timeNorthern Ireland meets Tanzania a dish defined by a tale spoken at the dinner (Micheal Fox - TZ Rising - Female Education Charity, RSA Fellow)Chapter 3 (Main): Pioneering - we champion curiosity, creativity and courage to inspire better ways of thinking and doing. (Guest Speaker)Chapter 4 (Dessert): Assets - we act with integrity and purpose(Mavee Stillman UK, Young scientist of the year 2019 ) Chapter 5 (Cocktail): Enabling - through generosity and collaboration, we help others succeed (Guest Speaker)Live Music and Cocktails- (delivered by Blaklist)Price per head - £58