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Partnership Opportunities

Surface Design Show 2024


A limited number of highly visible and cost-effective partnership opportunities are available alongside Surface Design Show for companies looking to stand out from their competition. We work in a bespoke manner, linking your aims and goals to the SDS audience, and tailoring a package including best mechanisms to deliver on these.

Our packages include promotions before, during and after the Show and reach right across our content programme.

As we work to create bespoke packages, opportunities include but are not limited to the following:

Surface Design Awards

Surface Design Awards

Our global awards scheme to reward excellence in surface design. In 2023 they attracted over 130 entries from 15 different countries. Join as a Partner organisation and enjoy the benefits for your brand.
Designers Hub

Designers Hub

Exactly what it says on the packet!  Our Designers Hub is open to the many architects and interior designers that attend SDS every year. We will work with you to brand the lounge to reflect your company’s image.
Opening Night Debate

Opening Night Debate

The first evening’s ‘must-see’ event. Over 150 people attend our first evening debate. Always topical, often controversial and ever popular; partnering with our Debate will link you with the important decisions of the times.
Main Stage

Main Stage

‘Home of the headline acts’ at Surface Design Show including the Opening Night Debate and the Legends Live interviews.
New Talent

New Talent

Always attracts a big audience and lots of press exposure. More than 30 NT’s participated in 2023. Supporting New Talent is showing your commitment to supporting up and coming talent.
Surface Spotlight Live

Surface Spotlight Live

A unique 'hands on' experience for innovative materials. Right in the heart of the show, SSL features some of the most exciting materials available. The partnership here reflects innovation, sustainability and creativity.
MasterCharge Bar

MasterCharge Bar

Why not team up with our charging partner Mastercharge? Throughout the show you will find their charging points and a complimentary refreshment bar.  An extremely popular stop with our visitors in 2023, this is an excellent opportunity for your branding to be prominently highlighted.



speech marks

  • "A brilliant variety of materials, Surface Design Show is always a great show to spot trends and see how they are evolving"
    Hamish Kilburn
    Editor, Hotel Designs
  • "Surface Design show is an incredible show for the sector, it has so many different materials and new ideas"
    Justine Fox
    Founder, Studio Justine Fox
  • "Surface Design Show has been a fantastic show for us, this year has been a busy show, and we have connected with lots of architects and interior designers. We will be back for Surface Design Show 2024"
    Matt Robb
    Digital Media Executive, Stone Federation Great Britain
  • "It has been a very good year for the show, creating a good opportunity to meet key players in the industry and for them to get to know our product"
    Guy Whitehead
    Group CEO, Armourcoat, Exhibitor 2023
  • "Surface Design Show 2023 has been especially good for us. It has been extremely busy with a good quality audience and very innovative materials on display"
    Laura Brown
    Rough Old Glass, Exhibitor 2023
  • "A very busy show which has given us multiple different enquiries this year. We will be leaving with lots of new inspiration!"
    Ka Shing Man
    Ritec, Exhibitor 2023



Event Partners


Surface Design Award Partners


Media Partners