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Biomimicry101 Workshops Cape Town, Gauteng, KZN

Introduction to Biomimicry Workshops

Please join us for the following Biomimicry101 Workshops (as stand alone or to kick-start your Biomimicry Learning Journey this year).

  • Cape Town, Saturday 3rd March 8.30am-4.30pm and Sunday 4th March 9am-1pm OR
  • Gauteng, Saturday 11th March 8.30am-4.30pm and Sunday 12th March 9am-1pm, OR
  • KZN Midlands, Saturday 11th March 8.30am-5.30pm and Sunday 12th March 9am-1pm 

What will the workshop include?

  • An introduction to biomimicry – the what and why of biomimicry 
  • The core elements of biomimicry – emulate, ethos, (re)connect 
  • The different levels of biomimicry – form, process and system
  • Case studies illustrating how biomimicry could transform our world 
  • The basic tools and skills of biomimicry thinking and practice 
  • Exercises and activities to practice some core components of the biomimicry methodology
  • An overview of local projects illustrating biomimicry in practice 
  • An opportunity to work on mini design challenge relevant to your field of work


  • The Gauteng workshop will be lead by Biomimicry Professional: Gamelihle Sibanda
  • The Cape Town workshop will be lead by Biomimicry Practitioner: Jessica Warner
  • The KZN workshop will be lead by Biomimicry Professional: Claire Janisch

How to Apply and Cost:

The cost for the workshop is R1850per person. The price is the same in all 3 locations. Discounted rates are available for students/NGOs.

Apply by sending an email to by 17 February 2017

You will then receive venue details and an invoice.