Subject

30

Date & time

Mon, 30 Nov 2020
10:00 - 15:00

Venue

University of Warwick
Gibbet Hill Rd
Coventry, CV4 7AL

Ticket price

£23 + VAT* *Plus one complimentary staff ticket per ten students

About this day

Our engaging and interactive KS5 Product Design inspiration day will take your students to the cutting edge in Design. Five renowned speakers from a diverse range of studios will give your students the inside story.  From an in-depth exploration of different materials to discovering how designs develop through sketches, modelling and CAD, this is an unmissable day.

Programme & speakers

Resourcefulness and design Pascal Anson, Pascal Anson Studio

In this exciting two-part session, Pascal will explore and demonstrate the creativity and resourcefulness a designer needs when approaching any design situation. Students will then be involved in a collective creative exercise.

Pascal Anson

About Pascal Anson

Designer Pascal Anson is Senior Lecturer at Kingston University and a visiting lecturer at the RCA. He runs a design consultancy and holds workshops in the UK and abroad.

Pioneering aeronautical innovation Sam Rogers, Gravity Industries

Sam will shed light on the approach Gravity has taken to development of a pioneering human flight suit, with all the associated successes, failures and revelations. He will show how fundamental principles and design judgement can bring science fiction closer to reality.

Sam Rogers

About Sam Rogers

Sam Rogers is a flight suit design engineer at Gravity Industries. He has many years experience with pyrotechnics and built his first large solid rocket motor aged 9.

Logical Progression Ben Wilson, Donky Bike

Ben Wilson is a 3D Industrial designer working with mass produced products, one-off hand made commissions and interiors projects. Ben will reveal his individual approach to design and talk about the journey from early works to larger projects and bigger budgets.

Ben Wilson

About Ben Wilson

Ben Wilson is a 3D Industrial Designer who works with mass-produced products and one-off hand-made commissions.  His work has been extensively published and exhibited worldwide.