Author Archives: marneywalker

Sharing our experience of BRIDGE Club

The INTERREG funded BRIDGE project : (Building Research and Innovative Deals in a Green Economy) has provided the impetus to facilitate a trans-disciplinary forum for students and staff at all levels with links to specialist practitioners in sustainable design practice.  In … Continue reading

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Is waste the new raw material?

On 27th June Dr Joan Farrer and the Brighton BRIDGE Research Team hosted : The True Value of Materials: Waste a one day symposium at the ECO TECHNOLOGY SHOW in Brighton, where we had a stand to showcase science and design research and … Continue reading

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University of Brighton Graduate Shows

Just some of the  work on show design students at the University of Brighton Graduate Shows in June (Clare Evans, Julia Barklem, Chris Cooper, Rosie Nolan, Edmund Pimm, Elisabeth Wester, and Lawrence Lawson).  For those students with an interest in eco design … Continue reading

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Materials Research Exchange

The University of Brighton BRIDGE research team exhibited at the Materials Research Exchange, hosted by Materials Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) on Tuesday 25th February at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry. It had been more than 12 years since the last Materials … Continue reading

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Green Business Start up at the Eco Station

  Dr Farrer and Marney Walker from Centre for Research and Development at UoB attended the Green Business Start Up at the Eco Station in Bordon Hampshire,  hosted by Peter Grant of WSX Enterprise one of our partners in the … Continue reading

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The True Value of Materials : feedback

The True Value of Materials Exhibition was well attended, and generated considerable interest and enthusiasm. Obviously tracking and measuring the real impact of this even, and the activity generated from the connections made, will be a matter of time but … Continue reading

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Green Entrepreneurs at Brighton BRIDGE Circus

Jake Leith (President of Chartered Society of Designers) hosted a discussion session with young green entrepeneurs including : Izze Roffe Sylvester (MA Sustainable Design), Jen Dalby (textile designer and spinner), Zoe John (Engage by Design), David Barbou (EsitCaen), Richard Simmonite … Continue reading

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