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Sapa Profiles Aluminium Design Workshop
Thu 10 November 2016, 09:30 – 16:30 GMT
An insightful event on aluminium for designers and architects.
If you’re a designer or a creator, wondering how to develop with extruded aluminium, you are invited to attend the Sapa Profile Workshop in London on 10th November 2016.
The keynote seminars aim to inspire designers, architects, creatives, product developers, and even CEOs from companies across Europe and further afield.
Sapa is the world’s largest aluminium extrusion company, with operations in more than 40 countries. The company produces aluminium extrusions for virtually every industry; including a wide range of solutions for the automotive industry, architectural products, furnishings, and consumer goods.
Sapa’s Profile Workshop provides creatives with a deeper understanding of aluminium; the extrusion process, fabrication, finishing and joining methods, profile design and numerous relevant processes. World-renowned design and architectural speakers will be sharing their extensive knowledge and experience, with inspiring and informative physical demonstrations from industry experts.
Who should attend
Architects, designers and building consultants involved in the design, development and manufacturing of products that currently use aluminium extrusions or could benefit from the integration of aluminium in their design.
- Michael Young – Multi Award Winning Industrial Designer
- Robert Greenwood – Partner & Snr Architect, Snohetta
- Professor Robin Jones – London South Bank University
Manufacturing design and process for designers
Principles and processes of aluminium extrusion
Die design criteria
Trademarks vs designs
Surface finish and aesthetics
Fabrication including bending, forming and welding
Industrial design for the future
How to Register
Space is limited and applicants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.