The Surface & Materials Advisory Panel brought together a group of like-minded professionals from across the industry to discuss the current state of the surface and materials industry. What's new, innovative and exciting in the sector, what issues we face and how we can safeguard for the future of the industry were all discussed as part of an engaging debate at Grimshaw Architects.
View the video below to get some of the key takeaways from last week's event. Then register for your free ticket to see some of the panel at this year's event.
List of panellists:
Dr Shamir Ghurma, Associate Director, BRE Centre for Sustainable Products, BRE
Grant Turner, Chairman, British Laminate Fabricators Association (BLFA)
Hannah Malein, Lead Consultant / Head of Trends, Colour Hive / MIX Magazine
Helen Parton, Editor, onoffice
Ian Hunter, Director, Materials Council
Jim Biddulph, Projects & Materials Manager, Materials Lab
Jordan Cluroe, Interior Designer, 2LG Studio
Russell Whitehead, Interior Designer, 2LG Studio
Mick O'Flynn, Training Manager, Flooring Industry Training Association (FITA)
Paolo Vimercati, Associate Principal, Grimshaw Architects
Phil Hutfield, UK & Ireland Technical Manager, DuPont™ Corian®
Scott Campbell, Director, Surface Matter
Professor Stephen Scaysbrook, Architect & Technologist, Konstrukshon Ltd