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July 2014 |

Steve Olney Memorial Design Awards 2014

Carsten Astheimer gives keynote speech at a successful Steve Olney Memorial Design Awards 2014 –“ one of the most appreciated automotive designers, Carsten Astheimer gave an emotional presentation of his experience as a designer, inspiring Coventry University’s talented pupils.”

The speech outlined Carsten’s experiences – designing and managing studios including world renowned consultancy Pininfarina, Directing Design for the Brunswick Corporation, and opening up his own design studio ASTHEIMER Ltd. He then concentrated on the 3 main attributes a designer needs moving from University into the professional work environment – Professionality, Personality and Creativity.

He then awarded prizes to the 3 chosen students from Coventry University.