ANNOUNCEMENT RUBBER DESIGN COMPETITION
The Rubber Design Competition will be a contest of ideas, open to students, researchers and professionals from the world of architecture, design and engineering and aims to stimulate ideas for new applications of elastomers in different fields. Specifically, The Competition aims to find the most impressive ideas relating to the range of products which can be feasibly made, in addition to proposals for optimising and improving current rubber-sheet production processes with a view to creating new lines of products.
The Competition is being promoted by Tovo Gomma S.p.A together with support from the interdepartmental laboratory TEXTILES HUB at Politecnico di Milano.
The initiative is being sponsored by the European association for the development of membrane structures (TensiNet), the Italian Society of Architectural Technology (SITdA), the Industrial Association of Brescia (AIB) and the Building Technologists Italian Association (ATE).
The registration period for the Competition will close at 00:00 on 30 September 2016.
For information please visit the website: http://www.rubberdesigncompetition.com