PENSOLE-OLOGY: PUMA HACKED DETROIT

Summer 2019

September 6–September 8, 2019

Eastpointe, MI

Registration Opens: August 20, 2019
Registration Closes: September 4, 2019

Hack Your Way Into the Industry

PENSOLE, Foot Locker, and PUMA have partnered together for a community-based design workshop entitled PENSOLE-OLOGY: PUMA HACKED. Creatives, community members, and Foot Locker consumers alike are invited to an immersive event focused on the anatomy of footwear and the reinvention of iconic PUMA silhouettes.

 

ABOUT PENSOLE: 

PENSOLE is a vocational academy, training students to work directly in the Product Creation Industry. We are not your typical college or university and do not operate like one.

PENSOLE Academy is the only school in the United States dedicated to footwear design education from a holistic creative perspective. Since its founding in 2010, more than 250 Academy graduates have been placed professionally with footwear companies worldwide, in the following positions: brand/marketing, color, and material design, footwear design, graphic design, and technical design; as well as starting their own consulting or footwear brands.

 

 

Program Information

About

PENSOLE-OLOGY: PUMA HACKED  features a 3-day immersive experience where top creatives in the community compete for a host of prizes you can’t get anywhere else. This competition will test designers to push their creative minds to the limit. We invite creatives, community members, and consumers to join the fun and learn what it takes to hack into the footwear design industry.

 

Eligibility and Criteria

This competition is open to people of all ages. You do not have to be a selected participant to attend the 3-day event. You must be a selected contestant to participate in the design workshop.

If you are selected as a participant in this competition please be aware that you are required to attend the full 3-day experience at:

Foot Locker Power Store

17755 East 8 Mile Road

Eastpointe, MI 48021

 

*If international, you must have a visa to enter the U.S and stay for the duration of the competition. 

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

ALL APPLICANTS ARE SUBJECT TO AND GOVERNED BY THE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE LOCATED HERE: PENSOLE TERMS & CONDITIONS

By submitting your work for this class, you agree to be bound by and perform your obligations described in the terms & conditions.

 

Academics

Contestants will participate in a hands-on workshop focused on the study of footwear design within the Puma Brand.

To submit for your chance to participate in this competition access the challenge and silhouette template here: Brief and Silhouette Template

 

 

Costs

Registration and submission to this competition is FREE. Admission to this 3-day event is FREE.IF selected, participants are responsible for their own travel and accommodations.

IF selected, participants are responsible for their own travel and accommodations.

 

 

Location

Foot Locker Power Store

17755 East 8 Mile Road

Eastpointe, MI 48021

Submission Examples & Deadlines

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

12:00 PM EST

To submit for your chance to participate in this competition access the challenge and silhouette template here: Brief and Silhouette Template

 

 

TERMS & CONDITIONS

ALL APPLICANTS ARE SUBJECT TO AND GOVERNED BY THE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE LOCATED HERE: PENSOLE TERMS & CONDITIONS

By submitting your work for this class, you agree to be bound by and perform your obligations described in the terms & conditions.