BMM School Designs Awards & Dinner

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Schools Awards Celebration and presentation

Presentation following receipt of over 130 entries to the Schools Design Competition from over 10 schools


4.00-4.30pm Schools arrive –teachers, parents and pupils view Design Award submissions


4.30-4.40pm Entrepreneur presentations: 

Rebecca and Craig Struthers, Struthers London ; James Plant, James Plant Design


4.40-5.10pm Presentation of Awards:

Stewart Towe, Chairman, Black Country LEP and Group Chairman and Managing Director, Hadley Group ; Stuart Ballinger, JCDecaux ; Simon Topman, Chairman Millennium Point


5.10-5.30pm Photographs / Reception and networking


Awards Dinner, Atrium, Millennium Point – AGENDA

6.6.30pm Reception and arrival - Canapes served


Jazz Musicians play – Birmingham Conservatoire
Harvey Nichols sponsor Reception refreshments


6.30-6.45pm Guests seated


6.45-7pm Welcome 

Simon Topman, Chairman, Millennium Point

Prof Cliff Allan, Vice-Chancellor, Birmingham City University


Bhangra Dancing


7-7.30pm Starters


7.30-8.15pm  BOA students perform

1)      Lydia Jardiner and Aidan Cutler

2)      Dance Troupe: Poppy Thompson, Neave Lightly, Phoebe Woodward-Page, Charlotte Whittle, Alexandra Osborne

3)      Scarlet Marchant

4)      Jack Walsh

5)      Bobby Harding and 12 BOA singers

6)      Emily Johnson and Sophia Evans and Tom

7)      Vicky McCormack and James Harriman


8.15- 9.00pm Main course

Raffle tickets


9 – 9.30pm Pudding


9.30-10pm Awards Presentations – Compere, Professor Broadcast Journalism, Diane Kemp, Birmingham City University

Lifetime Award

Best Design

Best Innovation

Best Collaboration with business

Special Awards

Best Exhibitor Award

Best Student Supporter


10pm-11pm Music courtesy of ‘Indi and his Unconventional Crooners’, Dancing & Raffle winners


Birmingham Made Me Innovation & Design Awards Celebration Dinner 2015