Made in Brunel at Clerkenwell Design Week

20 May 2015

20th May 2015 | 17.00 – 18.00 | SB Seating, EC1V 3AF

Made in Brunel and Scandinavian Business Seating invite you to an evening of new ideas and fresh perspectives at SB Seating’s showroom in Clerkenwell. Starting on 20th May at 5pm, a selection of Brunel University’s brightest young designers will present their projects – followed by a PechaKucha event at 6pm with insights, opinions and drinks.

To REGISTER please email: paula.neal@brunel.ac.uk

See info.sbseating.co.uk/cdw

Presenters

Alex Millington: Speak Easy

Children’s healthcare often requires difficult, scary or uncomfortable procedures. This project looks at how to reduce these factors though product and experience design.

Douglas Stokes and Chris Tait:The Nipper

This tiny keyring can use any household battery to charge your mobile phone. Winner of Direct Line’s ‘everyday problems’ competition.

Solveiga Pakštaitė: Bump Mark

Using gelatine to model the decay process of food, Bump Mark is able to tell you exactly the condition your food is in, simply by running your finger over the label.

Oscar Daws: Gluco Duo

Gluco Duo radically simplifies diabetes management. A truly ‘all-in-one’ glucometer, alongside a connected insulin pen and app make this a huge step forward for diabetics.

Lauren Mayer:Slider

Slider is designed with the aim of combating poor circulation caused by prolonged sitting in a fun and engaging way, merging motion tracking technology with low-impact exercise.

Charlie Smith: Mezzo

The mezzo cooking system allows the user to boil water and cook food simultaneously – saving 1/3 of the time, 1/2 the weight and up to 1/2 the fuel.

Sophie Edmonds-Allen: The Sittingwell Cushion

A solution to back care in the home, created with health-care practitioners Sittingwell Ltd.

To REGISTER please email paula.neal@brunel.ac.uk

PechaKucha

You are also welcome to join us after the presentations for a PechaKucha evening and drinks with confirmed speakers:

Prof. Rob Holdway FRSA Director Giraffe Innovation Ltd

Rob is a familiar face in design and sustainability issues, best known for presenting of Channel 4’s ‘Dumped’. Co-founder of multi-award winning Giraffe Innovation.

Christian Lodgaard Senior V.P., Products & Brand Concepts

Christian started at HÅG, later Scandinavian Business Seating, in 2007 and is now responsible for design, product development, brand concepts & sustainability.

Lianne Russ and Phil Henshaw russ+henshaw

A young and enthusiastic design collaborative exploring creative solutions in the field of architecture and urbanism. We take constant inspiration from the way in which good design can positively affect the life of communities and individuals.

For more information info.sbseating.co.uk/cdw