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Make your own solar lamps
Sat 25 March 2017, 10:00 – 18:00 CET
Impact HUB geneva hosts a one-of-a-kind workshop by Lausanne based startup LEDsafari, titled ‘Make your own solar lamps’.
At the workshop, participants with get the opportunity to create a low cost MIY (Make-it-yourself) solar lamp that uses a small solar panel (0.5 W) to convert energy from the sun, store it in a battery and use it to power an LED bulb. Through the hands-on experience of making a solar lamp, participants will be able to understand and apply the concepts of clean energy, sustainable design and electronic solutions. No prior knowledge is required. It is open to all. Check out lamp designs on discover.ledsafari.com
LEDsafari is a social startup based in Lausanne, Switzerland that aims to teach the use and benefits of solar technology in schools by integrating innovative pedagogy and hands-on practical training through creating a solar LED lamp. LED Safari believes that ‘a solar lamp can change the world’. LEDsafari has won awards from EU, Forbes30Under30, MIT and has done workshop in East Africa, India, Sweden, Spain, and Switzerland. Till now 10,000+ people around the world has got trained.