Monday 12 February 2018

Day of Celebration 2018

Date: Friday 27 April 2018
Location: Merchant Adventurers' Hall, York, UK

A reminder to book your place at this year's Day of Celebration. The event takes place at the Merchant Adventurers' Hall in York and includes the AGM, awards ceremony, President's reception and celebration black-tie dinner.

With almost 100 people booked, we are looking forward to another busy event. Keynote speakers, who will focus on education, include:

  • Colin Davies, Head of School of Design, De Montfort University, UK
  • Andrew Filarowski, Technical Director, SDC

What does it cost and how do I book?

There is no charge for attending the daytime events, although booking is essential. The cost for attending the drinks reception and dinner is £66.00 (£55.00 plus VAT). There is further information on the website. Please book your place via the online booking form and make payment online via the link on the form. The programme includes:


10.30 Registration opens
11.00 Annual General Meeting
13.00 Buffet lunch
14.00 Awards Ceremony followed by keynote speakers
16.15 (approx) finish


18.30 President's Reception
19.30 Celebration Dinner (black tie)


York has a wide range of accommodation available, and we recommend you book yours as early as possible. York's official visitor information service is Visit York, which has links to accommodation.

SDC has a limited allocation of rooms available at Staycity Aparthotels. This is a budget option offering accommodation in modern studio apartments. Staycity is located next to York Barbican, about one mile from the railway station. Please contact SDC for further details.

Please visit the website for further details. If you have any queries please email: marketing@sdc.org.uk.

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