Event details

  • Makerversity @ Somerset House
  • 11am - 6pm
  • Free
Book tickets

Overview

Join us at Makerversity in Somerset House to meet the Design Council Spark finalists.

Design Council Spark is a programme to develop exciting new products with up-and-coming inventors. The eight inventions from our finalists are wide-ranging, from products for health to products for horses. 

We'll be exhibiting their exciting work and sharing useful advice for other up-and-coming product inventors. There will be talks, food and drinks and a chance to see the great products. The event is ticketed but you may come and go as wish. Please sign up to either a morning or afternoon session – any questions or queries please email spark@designcouncil.org.uk

Schedule

Morning Session (timings are approximate)

  • 11:00 – 11:30 - Intro on Spark
  • 11:30 – 12:30 - Spark Exhibition
  • 12:30 – 1:30 - Networking lunch with Spark team and Makerversity – opportunity for informal chat RE Spark 2
  • 1:30 – 2:00 - Presentation from Makerversity participants

Afternoon Session (timings are approximate)

  • 2:00 – 2:30 - Presentation from Spark
  • 2:00 – 4:30 - Exhibition
  • 4:30 – 6:00 - Networking drinks (beer and pizza)

You will learn

  • More about Design Council Spark
  • More about the finalists
  • Advice and guidance for product inventors

This will interest

  • Anyone interested in product invention
  • Designers and design lovers

 

News & opinion

Spark 2018 awardee Elba is making a daily difference for women with dexterity problems Elba London’s stylish front fastening bras combine function and design to make all women’s lives that little bit easier. They are particularly beneficial for women with any dexterity or mobility challenges. Elba London’s stylish front fastening bras combine function and design to make all women’s lives that little bit easier.

Feature — 11/12/2018