SAE takes centre stage at the 2016 Good Design Awards

6 Jun 2016

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SAE takes centre stage at the 2016 Good Design Awards

6 Jun 2016

SAE took centre stage at this year’s Good Design Awards, which coincided with the launch of Vivid Sydney on May 27.

The event, proudly sponsored once again by SAE, is Australia's longest standing design awards initiative dating back to 1958.

"SAE is proud of the partnerships with the Good Design Award," SAE Southern General Manager, Lee Aitken said. "We are both world-class organisations committed to developing future innovators and recognising the accomplishments of our highest achievers in the creative media space."

Winners were announced at a black tie gala night at the Overseas Passenger Terminal in Sydney, attended by more than 600 industry guests.

Lee presented the following Good Design Awards on the night:

Overall Winner Digital Design
Acorns

Best in Category
Digital Design: App Design
Acorns

Best in Category
Digital Design: Game Design and Animation
Elements

Best in Category
Digital Design: Interface Design

Tableau

Best in Category
Digital Design: Web Design and Development

Arts Access Victoria

More than 25 Best in Category Awards were handed out across seven main design disciplines.

In 2016, the CEO of Good Design Australia, Dr Brandon Gien, will once again deliver master classes to students at SAE Sydney, offering valuable insights into in the evolution of design and what it means for future designers, creators and innovators.

"Through this partnership, [SAE] looks forward to developing an annual program of events that contribute to exceptional student experiences and graduate outcomes," Lee said.