Design Week and Studio team up for Rising Star mentoring event

Hear from leading designers and get advice on your Design Week Awards Rising Star entry.


Design Week is teaming up with recruitment consultancy and Design Week Awards Rising Star sponsor Studio to offer 120 designers a chance to attend a special mentoring evening.

The Rising Star Award is open to designers who are working professionally in the industry and have up to three years’ experience.

Those interested in applying are invited to attend the mentoring evening, where they will be able to get advice from experienced designers and discuss their award applications.

You will be able to get help with:
•Portfolio advice
•Submission work for Rising Star Award
•CV advice
•Careers advice regarding your next move.

There will also be general discussion groups offering a chance to meet other designers and share experiences and problems they have had to overcome in the industry.

A motivational coach will offer advice on presentation skills, confidence issues, how to achieve your goals and interview technique.

There’s also a chance to see how Design Week’s Rising Star award has helped emerging designers break in to the industry.

The event will be held at Brunner’s showroom, 62-68 Rosebery Avenue, London, EC1R 4RR, from 6pm-8pm on Thursday 17 March 2016.

To express your interest and get on the guest list email

The Design Week Awards are currently open for entry. For more information and to start your entry, visit

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