08 November - AIA UK Student Design Charrette 2014 - Call for Mentors


AIA UK Student Charrette, 08 November 2014
Call for Mentors


Saturday, 08 November 2014 - 9am to 6pm

Roca Gallery London
Station Court
Townsmead Road
London SW6 2PY

In association with the British Institute of Interior Design (BIID), sponsored by Laufen and Callprint

Mentors needed for the AIA UK Student Charrette!

Each mentor will be assigned a team of 8 students in their 2nd year of Architecture and Interior Design schools. The competition will be between 10 teams of students currently enrolled in UK Architecture and Interior Design programmes. You will be coaching alongside mentors from BIID. 

Mentors are required to arrive by 9am, be present, to guide and facilitate their students throughout the day, and to attend the presentations at the end of the competition. 

Laufen and Roca will host a reception following presentations.

Mentor space is on a first come, first serve basis – with preference given to AIA members. Mentors should be an full AIA member, or ARB registered architect. AIA members will be awarded 6 CES credits for the day.

If you would like to get involved, please email:



08 November - AIA UK Student Design Charrette 2014

AIA UK Student Design Charrette 2014

With The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID)




A juried one-day design competition

Saturday, 08 November 2014 09:00 - 18:00



Roca Gallery

Station Court

Townsmead Road

London SW6 2PY


£10 per student

Includes lunch and refreshments throughout the day and reprographic services for presentations

Register Here

AIA CES: 6 Credits


Students will design collaboratively in teams of 6 to 8, mentored by a practicing architect or interior designer.  Students are encouraged to work as a team “representing” their school.  Individuals are also encouraged to enter, and will be married-up with a team on the day. The charrette is a cad-free event - drawn, modeled and collage proposals only! Bring your favourite medium and tools with you.  Rolls of tracing paper and drawing paper will be provided.


In conjunction with the exhibition at the Roca Gallery: Urban Plunge: New Designs for Natural Swimming in our Cities


The jury will be chaired by Edna Lüddecke of JDS Architects (Copenhagen)


Due to a large expected turn-out, please register here by Friday, 31 October 2014 at 6pm


Registration is strictly limited to 40 architecture students and 40 interior design students in total


Image courtesy of JDS Architects