Events Calendar

December
09 Manage your Production Capacity in an Intelligent Way 2:30pm CITA, 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
15 Understanding sustainability in Fashion 2:00pm Dehmi Kalan, GVK Toll Plaza, Jaipur-Ajmer Expressway, Jaipur, Rajasthan 303007, India
17 Cutting edge Technologies in Garment processing- Lemon Tree premier, Gurgaon 5:00pm Leisure Valley Road, Sector 29, Gurgaon, Haryana 122002, India
March
08 SDC Midlands Region AGM & International Design Competition judging Heat 2017 2:00pm Nottingham Trent University, Newton Building
10 International Summit on Textile Coloration-2017 9:00am Colombo, Sri Lanka.
15 SDC International Design Competition 2017 – Scotland Region Heat 12:30pm Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street, G3 6RQ
29 SDC International Design Competition 2017 – London Region Heat 1:00pm The Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3XF
May
19 Day of Celebration 2017 10:30am Merchant Adventurers' Hall, York
December
04 WTiN Textile Finishing Conference 9:00am NSE Complex, Goregaon, Mumbai 400063,India
03 India International Textile Machinery Exhibitions – 2016 12:00am Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, NSE Complex, Goregaon, Mumbai,India
02 Stepping into the Automatic Production Era 2:00pm CITA, 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
November
30 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Reducing the Shading in Continuous Dyeing’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, Pakistan
25 Half Day Seminar – Surat  on  ‘Novel Techniques in Colouration’ 5:00pm Hotel Lords Plaza, Delhi Gate, Ring Road,Surat-395003,Gujarat
23 SDC International Design Competition: Grand Final 2016 3:00pm Shanghai University of Engineering Science, China
16 How Did I Get Here? SDC London Region 6:00pm London College of Fashion, John Princes Street, London W1G 0BJ
12 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Selection of Dyes for Continuous Dyeing’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, Pakistan
08 The European REACH Congress 8:00am InterContinental Hotel, Dusseldorf, Germany
October
29 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Dimensional Stability Testing Methods’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, Pakistan
27 Tomorrow’s Textiles 7:00pm The Horse & Groom, 462 Radford Road, Basford, Nottingham NG7 7EA
19 Ivan Levinstein Lecture: Flame retardant on all types of substrates 4:00pm University of Bolton, Deane Road BL3 5AB
18 Felicitation Ceremony and Lectures on Fashion 2:00pm Sector 7,Dhaka-1230 , Bangladesh
14 SDC EC’s Colour Event 11/2016 Lecture series 2:00pm INIFD VASHI, Haware Fantasia Business Park, F-182/183/184, 1st Floor, Opp Vashi Railway Station, Vashi
06 ‘Colour, Light and Wellbeing’ 6:30pm University of Leeds Clothworkers Central G32
01 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Colour Fastness to Light,Testing and Improving’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan
September
30 ‘full STEAM ahead’ – European Researchers’ Night 4:00pm University of Huddersfield, Queensgate,HD1 3DH
22 New Scientist Live 10:00am ExCel, London, UK
14 SDC North of England Region – Mike Crabtree Memorial Lecture 6:30pm SDC, Perkin House, Bradford BD1 2LU
10 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Fabric Strength Testing by American and European Test Methods’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan
03 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event ‘Saving the Fabric Strength in Processing’ 3:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan
August
27 SDC Pakistan Industrial Event ‘The Importance of Sampling and Sample Preparation for Testing of Fabrics’ 12:00pm Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan
July
28 Decennial Celebration (10 years) of SDC EC (India) 5:00pm Mumbai Cricket Association Indoor Cricket Academy & Recreation Centre, RG-2, G-Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400051
22 SDC EC’s Colour Event 08/2016 – Lecture Series 3:30pm https://goo.gl/hfV91Q
June
24 SDC International Design Competition 2016 – Ireland Heat 10:30am NCAD, 100 Thomas Street, Dublin D08 K521
15 SDC North of England Region Annual Golf Match 1:00pm Bradley Park Golf Club. Huddersfield HD2 1PZ

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Manage your Production Capacity in an Intelligent Way

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This event takes place at CITA in Hong Kong, and is supported by SDC Hong Kong. In the face of thousands of varieties in production orders every month, hundreds of different deliveries every week, together with rush insert orders, dozens of pre-production events and in production non-sewing processes… How do your production planning and control […]

Start: 09 December 2016 2:30pm

End: 09 December 2016 5:00pm

Location: CITA, 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Booking Information: ling.lee@cita.org.hk

Understanding sustainability in Fashion

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SDC EC( India) invites textile and fashion professionals to attend its Colour event at Manipal University The event will have esteemed speakers from fashion and technology industry. Organiser The Mumbai Chapter of SDC EC( India) Mr Sachin Pulsay, Hon Chairman Mrs Lipika Nair,, Hon Secretary Mr Sandeep Singh Hon Treasurer

Start: 15 December 2016 2:00pm

End: 15 December 2016 6:00pm

Location: Dehmi Kalan, GVK Toll Plaza, Jaipur-Ajmer Expressway, Jaipur, Rajasthan 303007, India

Booking Information: RSVP: Email sdc@sdc.org.in

Cutting edge Technologies in Garment processing- Lemon Tree premier, Gurgaon

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SDC EC( India) invites textile and fashion professionals to attend its Colour event on ‘Cutting edge Technologies in Garment processing’ The event will have esteemed speakers from garment and denim industry. Organiser : The Mumbai Chapter of SDC EC( India) Mr Sachin Pulsay, Hon Chairman Mrs Lipika Nair,, Hon Secretary Mr Sandeep Singh Hon Treasurer

Start: 17 December 2016 5:00pm

End: 17 December 2016 8:00pm

Location: Leisure Valley Road, Sector 29, Gurgaon, Haryana 122002, India

Booking Information: RSVP: Email sdc@sdc.org.in

SDC Midlands Region AGM & International Design Competition judging Heat 2017

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The Midlands Region judging heat of the 2017 competiton themed ‘Design for a Circular Economy’ will be held at Nottingham Trent University from 2.00pm.  The event featuring guest speakers, presentations, the judging, free buffet and AGM is not to be missed! Timings to be confirmed. For more information about the judging heat please contact Angela […]

Start: 08 March 2017 2:00pm

Location: Nottingham Trent University, Newton Building

Booking Information: angelaa@sdc.org.uk

International Summit on Textile Coloration-2017

It took a small boy in Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale to point out that the Emperor was wearing no clothes. The International Summit on Textile Colouration 2017, will play the role of Andersen’s small boy and tackle some of the difficult questions around technical innovations and environmental sustainability with the textile colouration industry.

Start: 10 March 2017 9:00am

End: 11 March 2017 6:00pm

Location: Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Booking Information: Contact : Yogesh Gaikwad Email:conf@sdc.org.uk

SDC International Design Competition 2017 – Scotland Region Heat

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  The Scotland Region heat of the SDC International Design Competition 2017 will be held at the The Glasgow School of Art Reid Building on Wednesday 15th March 2017.  Entries are invited from fashion and textile undergraduates across Scotland; entrants will have the opportunity to present their design boards to a judging panel of fashion […]

Start: 15 March 2017 12:30pm

End: 15 March 2017 5:00pm

Location: Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street, G3 6RQ

Booking Information: angelaa@sdc.org.uk

SDC International Design Competition 2017 – London Region Heat

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  The London Region heat of the SDC International Design Competition 2017 will be held on Wednesday 29th March in the Fashion Studio, The Fashion & Textile Museum, London from 1.00 pm. Fashion/Textile design undergraduates from across the region are invited to bring their design boards to present to the judging panel of industry professionals.  […]

Start: 29 March 2017 1:00pm

End: 29 March 2017 5:00pm

Location: The Fashion and Textile Museum, 83 Bermondsey Street, London SE1 3XF

Booking Information: angelaa@sdc.org.uk

Day of Celebration 2017

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We are pleased to announce that the Day of Celebration 2017 will take place on Friday 19th May at the Merchant Adventurers’ Hall in York. Booking is now open. Please book your place online. The day will include the AGM, Awards Ceremony, President’s Reception and Celebration Dinner. The programme includes: Daytime programme 10.30 Registration opens […]

Start: 19 May 2017 10:30am

End: 19 May 2017 11:00pm

Location: Merchant Adventurers' Hall, York

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

WTiN Textile Finishing Conference

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Effective wastewater management to be focus of conference at ITME 2016 The WTiN Textile Finishing Conference is the only event that specifically highlights the problems and solutions for the management and treatment of wastewater in textile industry. Early Bird offer (valid till 30th Oct 2016): INR 9000 including all taxes Standard Registration Fee (after 30th Oct […]

Start: 04 December 2016 9:00am

End: 04 December 2016 5:00pm

Location: NSE Complex, Goregaon, Mumbai 400063,India

Booking Information: Yogesh Gaikwad, Director ,SDC International Limited, Email: conf@sdc.org.uk Phone: +91 (0) 9223450584

India International Textile Machinery Exhibitions – 2016

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SDC International Limited is a supporting organisation of the 10th International Textile Machinery Exhibition India ITME event was conceptualized in 1979; its 1st event was executed in 1980 in Mumbai, India. Today this event has become backbone of Textile and textile engineering industry in India. India ITME has grown leaps and bounds to be one […]

Start: 03 December 2016

End: 08 December 2016

Location: Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, NSE Complex, Goregaon, Mumbai,India

Booking Information: http://itme2016.india-itme.com/visitor-services/visitor-registration/new-visitor-registration/

Stepping into the Automatic Production Era

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Hong Kong Society of Dyers and Colourists (HKSDC) and Hong Kong Institution of Textile and Apparel (HKITA) are organising this seminar on “Stepping Into The Automatic Production Era” on 2nd December 2016 (Friday) at Clothing Industry Training Authority (CITA). In recent years, dyeing and coloration processing has found an increasing focus on Automation and Sustainable […]

Start: 02 December 2016 2:00pm

End: 02 December 2016 5:00pm

Location: CITA, 63 Tai Yip Street, Kowloon Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Booking Information: ling.lee@cita.org.hk

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Reducing the Shading in Continuous Dyeing’

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Continuing the SDC Pakistan Industry lecture series, Shahzad Ali’s 30 minute lecture will focus on shade variation, one of the most critical issues in continuous dyeing and how it can be avoided.  Please contact shahzadali.nishat.net     

Start: 30 November 2016 3:00pm

End: 30 November 2016 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, Pakistan

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

Half Day Seminar – Surat  on  ‘Novel Techniques in Colouration’

‘Novel Techniques in Colouration’ Colouration of textiles is being increasingly viewed as one of the biggest contributors to water pollution worldwide. Being energy and resource intensive, the demand for innovation that makes the colouration more efficient is being very much needed. At SDC we wish to bring Novel techniques that can be used by the […]

Start: 25 November 2016 5:00pm

End: 25 November 2016 9:00pm

Location: Hotel Lords Plaza, Delhi Gate, Ring Road,Surat-395003,Gujarat

Booking Information: sdc@sdc.org.in

SDC International Design Competition: Grand Final 2016

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The grand final of the SDC International Design Competition 2016 will be hosted by Shanghai University of Engineering Science (SUES). The competition finalists from around the world will come together for the event which includes the judging, seminar and announcement of the global winner of this coveted international award. Details of the 2016 competition and […]

Start: 23 November 2016 3:00pm

Location: Shanghai University of Engineering Science, China

Booking Information: marketing@sdc.org.uk

How Did I Get Here? SDC London Region

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You are warmly invited to attend this highly successful annual careers event ‘How Did I Get Here?’ organised by the SDC London Region. Attendance is FREE, all you have to do is register here. Hear some of industries leading experts and young entrepeneurs from different sectors of the textile industry come together to talk about […]

Start: 16 November 2016 6:00pm

End: 16 November 2016 8:00pm

Location: London College of Fashion, John Princes Street, London W1G 0BJ

Booking Information: Register your attendance:http://bit.ly/2e7zNA1

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Selection of Dyes for Continuous Dyeing’

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Continuing the SDC Pakistan Industry Lecture Series, Shahzad Ali’s 60 minute lecture will look at the importance of dye selection and dye combinations for trouble free dyeing. Free of charge and open to all, please contact shahzadali@nishat.net   

Start: 12 November 2016 3:00pm

End: 12 November 2016 4:00pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, Pakistan

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

The European REACH Congress

The European REACH Congress will again be held at the InterContinentl Hotel, Düsseldorf on the 8 & 9 November 2016. Organised by TSGE Forum, they will be offering a very strong presentation programme and panel discussions on a range of relevant topics. More information

Start: 08 November 2016 8:00am

End: 09 November 2016 11:00pm

Location: InterContinental Hotel, Dusseldorf, Germany

Booking Information: enquiries@tsgeforum.com

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Dimensional Stability Testing Methods’

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Shahzad Ali ‘s twelfth talk in SDC Pakistan’s Industry Lecture Series will focus on the testing methods and performance of commonly followed test methods. Open to all and free to attend. For more information contact shahzadali@nishat.net  

Start: 29 October 2016 3:00pm

End: 29 October 2016 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, Pakistan

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

Tomorrow’s Textiles

Join the SDC Midlands Region for this joint event with the Nottingham Society of Technical Dyers.  Professor Julian Ellis who received the OBE in 2004 for services to the Technical Textiles Industry will give what promises to be a fascinating talk about some surprising contemporary uses of textiles. Free to attend – please register your […]

Start: 27 October 2016 7:00pm

End: 27 October 2016 9:00pm

Location: The Horse & Groom, 462 Radford Road, Basford, Nottingham NG7 7EA

Booking Information: Pam Morris pamstarmer10@btinternet.com

Ivan Levinstein Lecture: Flame retardant on all types of substrates

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The Society of Chemical Industries (SCI) Ivan Levinstein Memorial Lecture was established in 1946 and was endowed by Dr Herbert Levinstein to commemorate the life and achievements of his father, who was a pioneer in the dyestuffs industry. The SCI Liverpool and North West Regional Group are hosting this lecture on Flame retardant on all […]

Start: 19 October 2016 4:00pm

End: 19 October 2016 6:30pm

Location: University of Bolton, Deane Road BL3 5AB

Booking Information: Marie Connor: marie.connor@innospecinc.com

Felicitation Ceremony and Lectures on Fashion

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The BUFT along with SDC would organise a Felicitation ceremony for Rafia Akter Munia, winner of the Bangladesh heat of the 2016 SDC International Design Competition. Also there would be lectures on topics related to fashion by noted designers in Dhaka. Don’t miss it.

Start: 18 October 2016 2:00pm

End: 18 October 2016 7:00pm

Location: Sector 7,Dhaka-1230 , Bangladesh

Booking Information: Tel: +8801676521838 Email: rayedbarkat@buft.edu.bd

SDC EC’s Colour Event 11/2016 Lecture series

SDC EC’s Colour Event 11/2016 Lecture series This event is jointly organised by the SDC EC and INIFD, VASHI. Day/ Date        :          Friday, 14th October, 2016 2.30 pm              :           Registration 3.00 pm              :           SDC Presentation 3.15 pm                :          ‘‘Importantants of Colour in design and […]

Start: 14 October 2016 2:00pm

End: 14 October 2016 5:00pm

Location: INIFD VASHI, Haware Fantasia Business Park, F-182/183/184, 1st Floor, Opp Vashi Railway Station, Vashi

Booking Information:

‘Colour, Light and Wellbeing’

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SDC North of England Region warmly invite you to attend an evening at the University of Leeds in conjunction with Light Night Leeds Festival, to hear Steve Westland talk about Colour, Light and Wellbeing on Thursday 6 October.  A free buffet will be served from 6.30pm and the lecture starts at 7pm. Free to attend […]

Start: 06 October 2016 6:30pm

End: 06 October 2016 8:30pm

Location: University of Leeds Clothworkers Central G32

Booking Information: m.l.rigout@leeds.ac.uk

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Colour Fastness to Light,Testing and Improving’

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SDC Pakistan’s Industry Lecture Series by Mr Shahzad Ali continues with a look at the testing method for light fastness and discussion about how it can be improved. Free to attend and open to all.  Please contact shahzadali@nishat.net  

Start: 01 October 2016 3:00pm

End: 01 October 2016 4:00pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

‘full STEAM ahead’ – European Researchers’ Night

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An evening dedicated to inspiring the next generation of budding researchers. Join Huddersfield University for this unique and free event welcoming families and people of all ages to find out what researchers do and how their work influences our daily lives. With activities, competitions and bookable workshops this event is not to be missed!  Find […]

Start: 30 September 2016 4:00pm

End: 30 September 2016 9:00pm

Location: University of Huddersfield, Queensgate,HD1 3DH

Booking Information: www.hud.ac.uk/steam

New Scientist Live

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Ticket offer for SDC members! The inaugural New Scientist Live event, courtesy of the team behind the world’s most popular science weekly, is a four-day festival of ideas and discovery. Rooted in the biggest, best and most provocative science that touches all areas of human life, the show will feature over 200 exhibitors, 120 speakers, […]

Start: 22 September 2016 10:00am

End: 25 September 2016 5:00pm

Location: ExCel, London, UK

Booking Information: Direct with New Scientist - details below

SDC North of England Region – Mike Crabtree Memorial Lecture

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You are warmly invited to attend the first presentation of the SDC North of England Region’s 2016/2017 programme on Wednesday 14 September from 6.30pm at SDC headquarters in Perkin House, Bradford. Mike Crabtree was a dedicated member of the Region and this annual lecture is held in his memory. Dr Mike Bartle, a Past-president of […]

Start: 14 September 2016 6:30pm

End: 14 September 2016 8:30pm

Location: SDC, Perkin House, Bradford BD1 2LU

Booking Information: members@sdc.org.uk

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event – ‘Fabric Strength Testing by American and European Test Methods’

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Testing parameters for strength by both test standards will be discussed in this free 30 minute lecture delivered by Mr Shahzad Ali; part of the continuing SDC Pakistan Industry Lecture Series. To register, or for more information, contact Mr Ali shahzadali@nishat.net        

Start: 10 September 2016 3:00pm

End: 10 September 2016 3:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event ‘Saving the Fabric Strength in Processing’

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This free, 60 minute lecture by Shahzad Ali will look in detail at strength loss, a common problem in processing, particularly in special finishes. Safe processes and recipes will be discussed. Open to all – please contact Shahzad Ali for more information or to register your attendance. shahzadali@nishat.net    

Start: 03 September 2016 3:00pm

End: 03 September 2016 4:00pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan

Booking Information: shahzadali@nishat.net

SDC Pakistan Industrial Event ‘The Importance of Sampling and Sample Preparation for Testing of Fabrics’

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Resuming the SDC Pakistan Industry series of lectures, Mr Shazad Ali will deliver a 30 minute talk focusing on the common problem in textile testing of differing results of the same test across laboratories and operators and how careful sampling and simple preparation can minimise differences.  The free lecture will be held at Nishat Chunian […]

Start: 27 August 2016 12:00pm

End: 27 August 2016 12:30pm

Location: Nishat Chunian Dyeing & Printing Division, Lahore, 54660, Pakistan

Booking Information: Shahzadali@nisha.net

Decennial Celebration (10 years) of SDC EC (India)

Decennial Celebration (10 years) of SDC EC (India) Dear SDC member, The SDC EC is pleased to announce it’s  ‘Decennial Celebration (10 years)’. The Region in Mumbai, India is a registered educational charity and is known as “The Society of  The Dyers and Colourists Education Charity”. The region was approved by the SDC UK council […]

Start: 28 July 2016 5:00pm

End: 28 July 2016 8:00pm

Location: Mumbai Cricket Association Indoor Cricket Academy & Recreation Centre, RG-2, G-Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400051

Booking Information: sdc@sdc.org.in

SDC EC’s Colour Event 08/2016 – Lecture Series

The Society of Dyers and Colourists Education Charity with association with B. D. Somani, Mumbai organized Colour Event 08/2016, The lecture Series on Friday, 22nd July, 2016.  The Program is as follows: 3.30 pm           Registration 4.00 pm           SDC Presentation 4.10 pm           […]

Start: 22 July 2016 3:30pm

End: 22 July 2016 6:00pm

Location: https://goo.gl/hfV91Q

Booking Information: sdc@sdc.org.in

SDC International Design Competition 2016 – Ireland Heat

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Fashion/Textile design undergraduates from across Ireland are invited to attend the Ireland heat of the SDC International Design Competition to be held on Friday 24th June at National College of Art and Design (NCAD) Dublin, featuring  guest speakers: Janet Best – Natific UK Colour Management and Training Judith Neilly – Group Design/Product Development Manager, Thomas […]

Start: 24 June 2016 10:30am

End: 24 June 2016 4:00pm

Location: NCAD, 100 Thomas Street, Dublin D08 K521

Booking Information: paulsantokhi@hotmail.com

SDC North of England Region Annual Golf Match

The tee is reserved from 1 – 2pm and the fee is £47 per head, to include Green Fee, sweep prizes and a 3-course meal. Members wishing to attend the dinner only will be welcome at a cost of £20 per head. Coaching is available 11-12am on request. Maximum handicap 24. Beginners welcome. If you […]

Start: 15 June 2016 1:00pm

End: 15 June 2016 10:00pm

Location: Bradley Park Golf Club. Huddersfield HD2 1PZ

Booking Information: Richard Booker: richardbooker@dyes.co.uk

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