Our Organisation

Welcoming place that engages each child.

DreamSpace Academy is a Community Innovation Center to tackle authentic socio-economic and environmental challenges using Project Based Learning (PBL). Our mission is to empower creative minds through Maker Education, to create innovative solutions using Open Innovation, and ultimately leading them to become successful social entrepreneurs.

Friendly atmosphere plus quality children care.

A place for dreamers who really wants to make a change in their life as well as in their community.We help our students to develop and strengthen their capabilities and become community leaders enhancing their inborn talents.Our programs that we provide at DreamSpace carry values for the brightest life-long achievement of our students.

Our Team

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      Kishoth Navaretnarajah
      Co-founder & Director

      Kishoth Navaretnarajah Co-founder & Director

    • Kishoth is a Social Engineer who creates mechanisms to foster social change and influence future development through Social Innovation. With a background of peace-building, community development, and research, he works passionately for sustainable social impact.

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      Aravinth Panch
      Co-founder & Director of Innovation

      Aravinth Panch Co-founder & Director of Innovation

    • Aravinth is a Community Builder, Embedded System Engineer and New Media Artist who has worked on various software, hardware, art & social projects for more than 15 years. He curates communities in the domain of startups, sustainability, education and art in Berlin, Europe & Asia.

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      Grashiyan Charles
      Head of Administration & Trainer - Graphic Design

      Grashiyan Charles Head of Administration & Trainer - Graphic Design

    • Grashiyan has a background in Engineering and his hobby is Information Technology. He is very good at drawing info-graphics aiming at building up a resilient society.

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      Prasath Thevapalan
      Head of Public Relations & Trainer - Photography

      Prasath Thevapalan Head of Public Relations & Trainer - Photography

    • Prasath is an enthusiast photographer who is passionate about addressing community issues through the lens of his camera. He is an emerging social media blogger, content writer and a visual storyteller.

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      Kirishnapillai Niranjalaa
      Management Assistant

      Kirishnapillai Niranjalaa Management Assistant

    • Niranjala has 20 year experience in Office Management and handling of IT equipment. She has many artistic skills and she is very interested in Entrepreneurship. She is a super supportive person that empower the staff in daily challenges.

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      Viththiyakaran Nadarajah
      Head of Project Management & Trainer - Software

      Viththiyakaran Nadarajah Head of Project Management & Trainer - Software

    • Viththiyakaran is an IT enthusiastic specialized in JAVA Programming and an ethical hacker committed to transform his community through his keyboard. As a growing Social Entrepreneur, he focuses now on translating social problems into Social Ventures.

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      Thanushkar Srikaran
      Head of MakerSpace & Trainer - Electronics

      Thanushkar Srikaran Head of MakerSpace & Trainer - Electronics

    • Thanushkar is an emerging Maker who works on social challenges. Coming from the background of Engineering Technology, he focuses innovation on E-mobility. He is an explorer to create authentic solutions.

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      Abisaya Mohanalingam
      Head of Agriculture & Trainer - Urban Farming

      Abisaya Mohanalingam Head of Agriculture & Trainer - Urban Farming

    • Abishaya is passionate about the research and development in the field of agriculture. She participated in National Science Foundation’s Science Research project during her high school and now she is engaged in developing alternative agriculture initiatives in Sri Lanka.

Our Supporters

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      Maite Hernandez Zubeldia
      Advisor & Trainer - Design Thinking

      Maite Hernandez Zubeldia Advisor & Trainer - Design Thinking

    • Maite’s core experience is in impact-driven entrepreneurship, human-centric design and agile product development. She has a strong passion for bridging the gap between humanity and technology. While working in Europe, Canada, Cuba and Sri Lanka, she has experienced innovation approaches in different regions of the world.

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      Darina Onoprienko
      Advisor & Trainer - Entrepreneurship

      Darina Onoprienko Advisor & Trainer - Entrepreneurship

    • The areas of my professional interest are Internet of Things, blockchain, cleantech, sustainable transportation and supply chain management, design thinking and innovation management, entrepreneurship.

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      Luise Kröning
      Design Thinking Coach & Innovation Consultant

      Darina Onoprienko Design Thinking Coach & Innovation Consultant

    • Creating a mindful movement by supporting people to unfold their potential through creativity and connection. Passionate about empowering social entrepreneurs and fostering social innovations in Europe and Asia.

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      Zoë Harman Conlon
      Community & Event Manager

      Darina Onoprienko Advisor & Trainer - Community Building

    • Passionate about sustainability, social entrepreneurship and community mobilization focused on climate action in Europe and Asia.