Date: December 8 · 2018
December 8 · 2018
Shanghai hosts the second edition of the Roca One Day Design Challenge on 8th December, 2018. Once again, the event will take place at the Roca Shanghai Gallery.
The One Day Design Challenge is an express competition in which young participants need to design in just a few hours a bathroom element that complies with the needs set out in a briefing handed out early that same day.
The competition was created by Roca in 2012 with the aim of creating a platform to support young students and professionals of the world of architecture and industrial design.
If you are interested in participating in the next edition, stay tuned for the latest news!
10:00 Event begins
18:00 Project submission
18:30 Jury deliberation & cocktail party
20:00 Awards ceremony
21:00 End of event
A former employee in Siemens’ Munich design headquarter, Jamy Yang received a master’s degree in Industrial Design from Germany. Jamy’s design dedication has brought him international recognition, hundreds of design awards including Red Dot, iF, G-Mark, IDEA and DFA Silver, etc. He has been listed as “Top Influential Chinese Designer” on Forbes.
He founded YANG DESIGN in 2005, today the most forward-thinking design consultancy in China. With a combination of German logic thinking and Chinese humanistic spirit, Jamy has formed his own design philosophy and become partner with renowned global brands including Boeing, Audi, Bosch, NATUZZI, Coke Cola, Steelcase, Issey Miyake and Swatch.
Min Wang is DeTao Master and partner at De Boer & Wang Studio in Shanghai. Min is a Professor at China Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) in Beijing and Chair Professor at Tongji University College of Design and Innovation, and he is Vice Chair of CAFA’s Academic Committee.
Founder of Vermilion Zhou Design Group / Creative Director.
After receiving the M.A degree at University Politécnica de Catalunya, Kuang Ming (Ray) Chou and Vera Chu co-founded Vermilion Zhou Design Group in Shanghai since 2002. While studiedin Spain, Ray was deeply influenced by European culture. However, his design is informed by a blend of Western logical thinking and the pursuit of the Eastern lifestyle. "Always starts with people, and provide them a better lifestyle", which is main concept of Ray's design.
Ying Zhao, joins Conde Nast China as Sales Director and Publisher in 2006. In September 2017, she became New Business Development Director of AD China. In September 2018, she was promoted Publisher and New business director of AD China.
General Manager of Roca China, Emilio Salazar is in charge of Roca’s strategic development, including its marketing, brand building, and Roca Galleries. He is responsible for the marketing, brand building and public relation activities in China and also the leader in Roca’s activities in terms of pro-environment, innovation, technology and design. He devotes himself to working on Roca’s idea of inheriting classics and creating a better future.
Emilio got a bachelor's degree of Industrial Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia in Barcelona, and then gained his MBA at the Institute of Higher Business Studies.