20 May 2008
Earls Court 18 – 21 September 2008
The sixth edition of 100% Detail will focus on innovation, sustainability and design in the built environment by bringing together selected products and for the first time the 100% Detail conference will be in partnership with the BRE.
The 100% Detail conference will address public buildings, large commercial, and industrial, 2012, regeneration and homebuilding projects.
Alongside this, the BRE partnership brings an interactive feature, Cracking the Code and BREEAM (Building Research Environmental Assessment Method), providing seminar sessions on how to practically achieve different levels of the Code for Sustainable Homes and BREEAM featuring new developments for 2008.
100% Detail will also host BRE's 2008 BREEAM Awards.
Exhibitors and Launches
Innovative exhibitors from the UK and overseas have been handpicked to showcase the latest and best in building products and design solutions. Sustainability is a key focus of the exhibition and is integral in the selection process by the 100% Detail panel members: Elliot Carter, PDM Consultants; Sarah Featherstone, Featherstone Associates; Max Fordham, Max Fordham LLP; Gareth Gardner, Photographer & Journalist; Ben Humphries, Architype; Lee Mallett, Regeneration & Communication Consultant; John Wood Miller; Tom Robertshaw, Techniker Ltd; Becci Taylor, Arup; Andrew Waugh, Waugh Thistleton; Aidan Walker; Charles Walker, Zaha Hadid; and Johnny Winter, Edward Cullinan Architects.
Some of the hottest newcomers to be found at 100% Detail are; Forbo Floor Systems, Euramax Coated Products, and Sabic. Last years favourites returning for another great year will include; Rodeca, Sky-Frame, Schott, KLH, Finnforest Merk and Telling Architectural.
100% Materials, a dedicated sector at 100% Detail, will present an impressive collection of innovative and futuristic materials that cross not only the boundaries between architecture and design but also across a wide platform of technologies.
Internationally recognised authority on materials and accomplished lecturer at Central St Martins, Chris Lefteri, will curate the 100% Materials installation and present a series of interactive and tactile workshops.
Forbo, the global leader in flooring, bonding and movement systems are partners for 100% Materials this year. This collaboration is the perfect match for this incredibly popular feature since Forbo understands the importance of connecting materials, and perfecting surfaces to enhance our everyday lives.
CIBA Xymara Theatre
CIBA Xymara are sponsoring and re-designing this years seminar theatre. This years theatre will be recycled and re-created by German design company Vr Bruns & Spies Gbr, and artist Marco Giollo, using CIBA Xymara coatings to spectacular effect.
The Wood Awards are the premier award for wood in buildings and furniture. The full shortlist will be announced and exhibited for the fifth year running at 100% Detail followed by the awards ceremony in October.
An exciting collaboration with Tom Dixon, Rodeca, and Modul will see the installation of a pavilion at the 100% Detail bar.
100% Detail is an evolving exhibition with new and exciting exhibitors, events, with news being updated from week to week. The 100% Detail Press Office, Caro Communications, will be keeping you updated on all the developments with exhibitors, sponsors, trends and features right up to the opening day and beyond.