• More than 90 companies are already signed up to exhibit at SDS18
  • Put our dates in your diary now - 6-8 February 2018 at the Business Design Centre, London
  • Sponsor an Award Category in the 2018 Surface Design Awards - the sectors most prestigious event
  • Ab Rogers of Ab Rogers Design and Tina Norden of Conran & Partners to Chair the 2018 Awards judging panel


Back by popular demand Phil Coffey of Coffey Architects will chair our 2018 PechaKucha Phil will invite friends and colleagues from the architectural world to join him in this exciting and inspiring presentation format with presenters showing 20 images, each for 20 seconds.

The 2017 line-up included:

  • Chris Dyson, Chris Dyson Architects
  • Elly Ward, Ordinary Architecture
  • Henning Stummel, Henning Stummel Architects
  • Timo Haedrich, Haptic Architects
  • David Howarth, DRDH Architects
  • Lucas Lawrence, Studio Egret West
  • Matthew Driscoll, Threefold Architects
  • Paul Ruff, Ruff Nassetti
  • Sam Jacob, Sam Jacob Architects

In keeping with the style of PechaKucha, guests were provided with a free beer or wine as they relax to watch the action!

SDS PechaKucha Speakers:

Chris Dyson. Principal Partner

Elly Ward Morris, Ordinary Architecture Limited

Timo, Co-founder of Haptic

Sam Jacob, Sam Jacob Architects

Director, architect and urban designer at Studio Egret West

Henning Stummel Architect

David Howarth, DRDH Architects

Paul Ruff, RUFFNASSETTI Architects

Threefold Architects

Great evening, great crowd, great vibe!

The SDS18 PechaKucha Evening will take place on Wednesday 7 Feb, 18.00-21.00, and is open to everyone, sign up for our newsletter to be the first to find out who's speaking in 2018.

Wonderful evening, fantastic speakers!

Ben Cowd, SaraBen-Studio

Great evening, great crowd, great vibe! A wonderful selection of varied makers and thinkers.

Alex Haw, Almos


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