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BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONCERT
METAL MANIA
German band SuidAkrA's lead guitarist, Arkadius, and Bangalore's internationally-known heavy metal band, Kryptos, come together in one epic metal event. Also presenting the winner of the Bangalore Open Air 2012 metal Battle, before they wing their way to Wacken later this year.
7:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
THEATRE
SCHLARAFFENLAND - DIRECTED BY HEIKE HANEFELD
Heike Hanefeld brings to life the fairy tale of Schlaraffenland with theatre artists from Bangalore.
10:00 AM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
THEATRE
THESPERATE DREAMS
Bangalore's young theatre talent present five short performances on the theme Dream Cities. Each performance shares stories of a city, its people, their lives, their dreams, their falls.
DANCE
STORM ONTO THE SCENE!
Back in Bangalore, world-famous dancer, Storm, shares his moves in this high-energy workshop/lecture-demo/seminar, assisted by Patrick Grigo. Learn to Pop, Lock, B-Boy… from the living legend! The workshop will conclude with a stormy breakdance battle.
4:00 PM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
THEATRE
THEATRE WORKSHOP
The daily theatre workshop runs under the theme "Dreams," a motif that has various characteristics in different cultures, but one that also reflects universal emotions such as joy, hope or fear. A broad term that can take concrete forms. These, individually so different, concrete forms shall be demonstrated by the participants of this workshop.
10:00 AM   to   11:00 AM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
THEATRE
THESPERATE DREAMS
Bangalore's young theatre talent present five short performances on the theme Dream Cities. Each performance shares stories of a city, its people, their lives, their dreams, their falls.
DANCE
STORM ONTO THE SCENE!
Back in Bangalore, world-famous dancer, Storm, shares his moves in this high-energy workshop/lecture-demo/seminar, assisted by Patrick Grigo. Learn to Pop, Lock, B-Boy… from the living legend! The workshop will conclude with a stormy breakdance battle.
4:00 PM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
THEATRE
THEATRE WORKSHOP
The daily theatre workshop runs under the theme "Dreams," a motif that has various characteristics in different cultures, but one that also reflects universal emotions such as joy, hope or fear. A broad term that can take concrete forms. These, individually so different, concrete forms shall be demonstrated by the participants of this workshop.
10:00 AM   to   11:00 AM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
THEATRE
THESPERATE DREAMS
Bangalore's young theatre talent present five short performances on the theme Dream Cities. Each performance shares stories of a city, its people, their lives, their dreams, their falls.
DANCE
STORM ONTO THE SCENE!
Back in Bangalore, world-famous dancer, Storm, shares his moves in this high-energy workshop/lecture-demo/seminar, assisted by Patrick Grigo. Learn to Pop, Lock, B-Boy… from the living legend! The workshop will conclude with a stormy breakdance battle.
4:00 PM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
MUSIC
BAVARIAN NIGHT FEAT. EVA PETZENHAUSER AND THE REISBACHER MUSIKANTEN
Bavarian musicians from the famous Reisbacher Musikanten band will transform the Indo-German Urban Mela into pre-Oktoberfest celebration space with their traditional tunes.
8:00 PM
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
THEATRE
THEATRE WORKSHOP
The daily theatre workshop runs under the theme "Dreams," a motif that has various characteristics in different cultures, but one that also reflects universal emotions such as joy, hope or fear. A broad term that can take concrete forms. These, individually so different, concrete forms shall be demonstrated by the participants of this workshop.
10:00 AM   to   11:00 AM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CAEB CONFERENCE - ARCHITECTURE AND ENERGY
The CO2 emitted into the atmosphere has reached worrying concentration levels, and is a contributory factor to devastating natural disasters. The building sector has great potential to reduce these emissions and their effects.
12:00 PM   to   7:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
THEATRE
THESPERATE DREAMS
Bangalore's young theatre talent present five short performances on the theme Dream Cities. Each performance shares stories of a city, its people, their lives, their dreams, their falls.
DANCE
STORM ONTO THE SCENE!
Back in Bangalore, world-famous dancer, Storm, shares his moves in this high-energy workshop/lecture-demo/seminar, assisted by Patrick Grigo. Learn to Pop, Lock, B-Boy… from the living legend! The workshop will conclude with a stormy breakdance battle.
4:00 PM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
THEATRE
THEATRE WORKSHOP
The daily theatre workshop runs under the theme "Dreams," a motif that has various characteristics in different cultures, but one that also reflects universal emotions such as joy, hope or fear. A broad term that can take concrete forms. These, individually so different, concrete forms shall be demonstrated by the participants of this workshop.
10:00 AM   to   11:00 AM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CAEB CONFERENCE - ARCHITECTURE AND ENERGY
The CO2 emitted into the atmosphere has reached worrying concentration levels, and is a contributory factor to devastating natural disasters. The building sector has great potential to reduce these emissions and their effects.
12:00 PM   to   7:00 PM
WORKSHOP
POETRY SLAM
Discover the Poet in you. Participate in the poetry slam and win prizes too.
1:00 PM   to   3:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
THEATRE
THESPERATE DREAMS
Bangalore's young theatre talent present five short performances on the theme Dream Cities. Each performance shares stories of a city, its people, their lives, their dreams, their falls.
DANCE
STORM ONTO THE SCENE!
Back in Bangalore, world-famous dancer, Storm, shares his moves in this high-energy workshop/lecture-demo/seminar, assisted by Patrick Grigo. Learn to Pop, Lock, B-Boy… from the living legend! The workshop will conclude with a stormy breakdance battle.
4:00 PM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
THEATRE
THEATRE WORKSHOP
The daily theatre workshop runs under the theme "Dreams," a motif that has various characteristics in different cultures, but one that also reflects universal emotions such as joy, hope or fear. A broad term that can take concrete forms. These, individually so different, concrete forms shall be demonstrated by the participants of this workshop.
10:00 AM   to   11:00 AM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
DANCE
MASALA FX - CHOREGRAPHED BY SAMIR AKIKA WITH BANGALORE DANCERS
MASALA FX, a collaborative work between Samir Akika, Unusual Symptoms, Attakkalari and Bangalore dancers, is the opening act at the Urban Mela. Arising out of Healthy Chaos, aka Bangalore, the piece explores ordinary, yet unexpected moments in life,brewing up a steamy Masala effect.
8:30 PM   to   10:00 PM
CONTEST
YOUTH UNIVERISITY IDEA CONTEST - FINALS
'Your Idea can Influence the Future' - Siemens in partnership with the Goethe Institut presents the Youth University Idea Contest, a contest where engineering students get to shape the future with their novel ideas. The best 10 ideas would be presented in the Finals before a distinguished panel of judges.
5:00 PM   to   8:00 PM
WORKSHOP
POETRY SLAM
Discover the Poet in you. Participate in the poetry slam and win prizes too.
1:00 PM   to   3:00 PM
WORKSHOP
POETRY SLAM
Discover the Poet in you. Participate in the poetry slam and win prizes too.
1:00 PM   to   3:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
DANCE
STORM ONTO THE SCENE!
Back in Bangalore, world-famous dancer, Storm, shares his moves in this high-energy workshop/lecture-demo/seminar, assisted by Patrick Grigo. Learn to Pop, Lock, B-Boy… from the living legend! The workshop will conclude with a stormy breakdance battle.
4:00 PM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
LECTURE
INDO-GERMAN YOUTH UNIVERSITY PROGRAMME
“Discover science and economy in Germany” - the Goethe-Institut presents the ‘Indo German Urban Mela Youth University’, a series of exciting lectures and talks by eminent CEO’s and top notch scientists, professors and educators.
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
BANGALORE
BUILD YOUR DREAM CITY IN TEN DAYS
‘’City dreams - Dream City’’ – seeks to link the youth into an awareness of the environmental issues and their concerns. Giving the young minds a scope to think and create a beautiful city “out of waste”. And their dreams and fantasies of their future will come true- as a first step at our workshop.
10:00 AM
BANGALORE
GRAND FINALE
The excitement of the Urban Mela culminates in a showcase of the best of the 10-day long festivities. Theatre, Dance, Music, Film, Quizzes and lots more! It's your Mela, come bid farewell to it in style!
6:00 PM   to   10:00 PM
DANCE
FLASH DANCE
A Flash Mob is a sudden outburst of group dancing in a public space. Our flash dance brings alive the folkdance traditions of the German country-side, where music, choreography and people, together create an atmosphere of fun. Be a part of it, dance and enjoy!!!!
FINE ARTS
12 BAMBOOS
Berlin-based artist Steffi Silbermann will decorate the Urban Mela with larger-than-life bamboo sculptures. The unique creations, apart from their aesthetic appeal, will serve as interactive objects allowing visitors to directly explore the beauty and benefits of the environmentally sustainable bamboo.
PERFORMANCE
GLOBAL IDENTITY - WALKING TALL
Spreading the message of Indo-German friendship and cooperation, German and Indian stilt artists come together in a stunning performance. Clad in eye-catching costumes reflecting a common theme, they animate.
BANGALORE
CHILL-OUT TO MATTOIRREMIT
MattoIrremit heightens the air of celebration with his own unique rhythmic touch. Join the party and swing along to Indo-German rhythms!
7:00 PM
ARCHITECTURE
MELA TOURS BY THE ARTIST
Go through the making of the Mela! German artist Markus Heinsdorff offers an exclusive insight into the artistic concept that lies behind his Indo-German Urban Mela pavilion design.
BANGALORE
MELA MURALS WITH GABOR DOLEVICZENYI
Unleash your creativity on to the Dream City art space with help from German artist, sprayer and muralist, Gabor Doleviczenyi. Come together with your fellow Bangaloreans to reincarnate your own City. Join Gabor in livening up dead city spaces!
BANGALORE
GET THE PICTURE
Calling all shutter-bugs. Walk the Square, snap your shots and celebrate your own personal experience at the Urban Mela. My Mela winners will be featured on Facebook, as well as in a curated public exhibition at a later date, curated by Mallikarjun Katakol.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
AIRBUS - AN EADS COMPANY
Step on board and explore the future of aviation, see what air travel could be like in 2050. An animated film depicts challenges that are currently faced while a model of the Airbus Concept Plane shows how these could be resolved.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BAJAJ ALLIANZ
Split into three main zones, the Bajaj Allianz pavilion is focusing on how small changes can make significant impact. An interactive digital depiction of day-today life in a city lies at the heart of the pavilion, while a health, motor and children's zone focus on specific areas.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BASF - THE CHEMICAL COMPANY
Discover how chemistry is working to solve challenges posed by rapid urbanisation making a safer and sustainable future possible. There is also a Kids Lab (registration essential) offering hands-on lab experience to young people with an interest in science and chemistry.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
BOSCH - INVENTED FOR LIFE
Find out how we can develop cities of the future sustainably making everyday life easier, safer and more convenient. Explore Bosch's safety systems and discover the Eco Plus Home which generates virtually no Co2 emissions.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
CONFERENCE
CONFERENCE PAVILION
Partners are hosting a range of discussions, workshops and conferences that will address issues and solutions related to sustainable urban development.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
DEUTSCHE BANK
Showcasing projects that offer imaginative and innovative solutions for the future. Highlights include the $300 house, a solar powered aircraft and the interactive 'Dream: IN Tree'.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
PERFORMANCE
CULTURAL PAVILION
A dynamic space playing host to a wide range of performances and events. Keep an eye out on daily programme.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF TRANSPORT, BUILDING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT (BMVBS)
Explore architecture of the future and see how buildings will be energy efficient with the Efficiency House Plus. Discover solutions for sustainable construction and see the changes that are expected in the following years in the fields of innovation and technology.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
FEDERAL MINISTRY OF EDUCATION AND RESEARCH (BMBF)
Innovative and successful products that are the result of the cooperation between science and industry are on display. There is also information for visitors about opportunities to study and do research internships in Germany.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
WORKSHOP
GOETHE STUDIO
Immerse yourself in German culture with a diverse programme of events and workshops for children and adults. Take part in language teaser classes, watch movies at night and explore your creative side in arts and crafts workshops.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
INDO-GERMAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
The IGCC pavilion is a platform for medium-sized businesses. It includes eight exhibitor booths with a discussion table and central information counter. Visitors can interact with the city stall, the dedicated day stall and the brand buiding centre.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
LAPP INDIA
Learn how you can make your home and office a safer place. Lapp India are demonstrating how accidents can be prevented through their safe cabling solutions. They are also showcasing their Centres of Excellence to students with HR representatives at hand.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
METRO - CASH & CARRY
Discover the journey of Metro Cash & Carry and see how they support farmers, traders, entrepreneurs and individuals. Visitors will be guided through an experience that demonstrates how Metro has bought rural and urban India closer together.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SAP
Get hands on with the Smart Grid and explore how cities of the future will use energy to function. The SAP pavilion demonstrates solutions that can offer a safe and sustainable supply of energy without impacting the environment.
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM
INTERACTIVE EXHIBITION
SIEMENS
Interactive experiences are demonstrating how cities of the future can be built around innovative technological solutions to "turn grey cities green".
10:00 AM   to   10:00 PM