SBID’s designed for business competition
The Society for British & International Design (SBID) is facilitating an important link between creative education and business with its new Designed for Business competition. In a bid to showcase emerging talent across five creative sectors – Art, Fashion, Interior Design, Product Design, and Interior Decoration – the competition connects students with 16 prestigious industry experts, providing inspiration through their differing routes to business.
In the partnership with BE OPEN Think Tank, the competition’s panel of judges came together on 18 September to assess and nominate entries, with the category winners being announced on 29 October. The five category winners will be given £1,000 each at the awards ceremony that will be held at the House of Commons on 29 November, when the overall winner will be announced and presented with a prize of £30,000.
The prestigious panel pf judges comprises figures from companies including Sebastian Conran Associates, Amazon UK, Christie’s Education, John Lewis, Amara, HG Designworks, X+Q Art and VitrA.