His Royal Highness Prince Andrew recently opened The University's new research and enterprise facility, 3M Buckley Innovation Centre. Named after the former CEO of 3M and graduate from The University, Sir George Buckley.
This was an excellent opportunity for the selected Surface Designer's to exhibit their work at the corporate event.
Professor Sir Patrick Stewart took keen interest in the work.
Surface Designers Danielle Mcgilloway, Deborarh Scott, Katie Soponski, Laura Greenwood and Katie Fisher all exhibited their work for the VIP's on the day, showcasing product concepts for design solutions including sculptural fashion and interior surfaces.