The 2010 Iron Designer Champions are...
On June 17th,2010, ten teams of professionals from New York City, partnered with SDC students, faced-off in the ultimate design/ build competition: construct a life-size emergency shelter made from simple, everyday materials. On the SDC roof deck overlooking the New York City skyline teams built their fantastic structures in front of a live audience of hundreds. Hosted by popular television personality Diana Williams from WABC-TV news, and judged by acclaimed industry specialists, the following teams emerged as the champions!
The Iron Designer Champion
The Structural Innovation Award
Best Use of the Secret Material
People's Choice Award
The SDC congratulates the champions of the first Iron Designer Challenge!
Check out photos and video from the event here.
Meet our 2010 esteemed panel of experts here.
The SDC would like to thank everyone involved with the 2010 Iron Designer Challenge for making it a huge success!
See our acknowledgments here.
The 2010 Team Packet
Check out the 2010 competition rules, list of materials and judging criteria for the Iron Designer Challenge.
(Note: This packet was for the 2010 Competing Teams only, but everyone can take a peak!
The 2011 Team Packet will be different.)