Design Ventura Pitching day 2017

Posted by Administrator on January 11 2018

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Back in December, the Design Ventura team welcomed the top ten shortlisted schools for the Pitching day where each team had a chance to present their idea and prototypes in front of a panel of judges. The judges were really impressed with the level of professionalism and confidence students revealed in their three minute pitch.


The judges from left to right: Alice Black, Christoph Woermann, Anna Bullus, Naomi Cleaver and Duncan Sanders who kindly replaced Sebastian Conran for the day who sadly couldn’t attend. The panel had a fantastic time seeing all the presentations and questioning the students (who were so well prepared and gave very persuasive answers!).

Here are our top ten shortlisted schools ready for to start their pitches.

Whilst the judges were busy deliberating and having to make a very difficult decision of choosing all the prize winners, the students and teachers had a competition of paper towers which was a lot of fun!

The day ended with the judges giving constructive feedback to all teams.

The winner will be announced in February at the Celebration Event.


All photos ©Richard Heald Photography/Design Museum

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