Shenzhen Global Design Award
Friday 15 December
The Shenzhen Design Week is another big initiative engineered by the authorities to support the design communities. The first edition starting in late April 2017, it is an international annual design event sponsored by the Shenzhen Municipal Government, administered by the Shenzhen City of Design Promotion Office, and organized by Shenzhen City of Design Promotion Association (SDPA).
Deadline for registration and submission: 1st March 2018,
Final Judging: early March 2018
Awards presentation ceremony: Late April 2018 during Shenzhen Design Week.
The top prize is $200,000 USD, and there are several smaller prizes. There is no limit to how many entries can be submitted.
Entries must be works that are complete. Concepts or ideas in development are not eligible.
The competition is looking for industrial and product designs in the following categories.
-Information & Communications Technology Products
-Leisure & Entertainment Products
-Professional & Commercial Products
The judging criteria is:
I) Original, experiments, exploratory and forward looking; proposing creative ideas for future development.
ii) Public-oriented, practical, eco-friendly and recyclable; proposing new urban living concepts
iii) Pioneering, dynamic facilitative and transformative; improving the efficiency of industrial development.
iv) influential, attracting world-wide attention.
Should you wish to make a submission or would like to discuss further please contact
Andy Truscott | Desk Officer | UNESCO Dundee City of Design & Place Partnership Programme
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 01382 307456