Judge’s blog: “I’m Looking forward to this year’s entries!”


Alu D&T Challenge judge, Jan Lucaszewski of ALFED

I had only just joined the Aluminium Federation – and the aluminium industry come to that – when I was invited to the Alu D&T Challenge celebration event at Thinktank last March. I was blown away by the enthusiasm and creativity of the finalists – in fact, so impressed was I with the standard of the competition that I immediately volunteered to be a judge for the 2017 Awards.  I’m looking forward to seeing this year’s entries, but in the meantime here are a few personal thoughts that may be useful for those taking part in the Challenge. Read more

What the judges are looking for

Adrian Tautscher of Jaguar Land Rover has been on the Alu D&T Challenge judging panel since 2013.  We asked him to share his thoughts on past competitions and offer a few helpful suggestions for students working on their designs for this year’s Challenge.