The event will take place at the “Polironiano” Civic Museum in San Benedetto Po, near Mantua, Northern Italy on October 6th and 7th, 2011.
The agenda includes the award ceremony for the “Special Versions” International Design Competition, with 12 finalists selected among more than 70 transportation design students.
The finalist projects will be on display until the end of October.
The two-day event will be opened by a round table on the current state of automotive design.
The list of participating designers includes: Flavio Manzoni (Ferrari), Wolfgang Egger (Audi), Claudio Messale (Ford), Peter Fassbender (Fiat Brasile), Roberto Piatti (Torino Design), Marco Tencone (Nissan), Martin Uhlarik (Nissan) e Filippo Perini (Lamborghini).
A number of workshops will present the development of new production models:
- Elvio D’Aprile and Ryoji Okazaki (Toyota ED2) on the design of the Lexus CT 200h
- Robin Page on the new Bentley GT Continental
- Roberto Giolito on the new Panda