• Drinks reception and viewing of the finalists’ designs in a special display gallery
• Free bar and buffet dinner
• The Awards ceremony during which the finalists’ designs will be shown on screens and you will hear comments from the judges, before each category is announced
• Announcement of the overall Student Designer of the Year
• After the ceremony, celebrations into the small hours
If you are an individual or group who has submitted an entry to this year’s competition, please note all finalists will be invited to the ceremony. Finalists will receive this communication once the first round of judging has been completed.
• 18:30 | Exhibition of Finalists’ Designs
Doors open to the industry. Attendees can view the finalists’ designs and network. A buffet dinner and drinks will be served.
• 20:00 | Awards Ceremony
The winners are announced and presented with an award by one of our sponsors.
• 20:45 | Celebrating the Design Evolution
Time for music, interaction and celebration!
• 23:00 | Close
New venue – Hilton Shanghai Hongqiao
Hilton Shanghai Hongqiao
1116 Hongsong E Rd, Minhang Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 201103
This year’s event will be held at the luxurious Hilton Shanghai Hongqiao, which offers a great location close to a variety of key points in the city, including the Shanghai World Trade Center, the Jade Buddha Temple and the Bund waterfront.