Terms of Participation
Values related to the role of the individual in society are not the same in all parts of the world. What some see as excessive individualism is a hard-won fundamental right for others. Which projects and products contribute to strengthening the self-development of the individual and support human self-realization?
Changing values, technological progress and globalization are processes that deeply affect both family life and the network of social relationships. Which projects and products support new and sustainable models of everyday life?
Natural resources are scarce but there is no unlimited availability of knowledge and capital either. Rapid growth in both the world’s population and in global production have elevated the issue of resource use to become a central question of our time. How can we best avoid the threats posed by scarcity of resources? Which are the most promising options?
Living together in cities opens up many new opportunities, but also creates new challenges. How can we plan, control and develop such a social organism? Where are the clever answers?
Using a specially developed evaluation methodology, the Public Value Scorecard, each submission will be evaluated based on five standard criteria:
The Public Value Scorecard allows the entries to be compared more easily, ensuring that each submission is evaluated systematically and fairly.
The specification of one entry medium is obligatory:
|Upload additional explanatory pictures
and texts in PDF format
Video link: Copy a YouTube or Vimeo URL
|Registration deadline||20 October 2016|
|Jury session||23 November 2016|
|Awards ceremony||7 March 2017||iF public value award night|
The participation fee will be EUR 950 (plus VAT) per project or product. There will be no additional costs for the benefits.
Companies, NGOs, foundations, public administration bodies and other organizations are welcome to present their projects and products – for free and for as long as they wish – in the Public & Social Value Collection of the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.
The projects and products must already be realized or should be realized during the year of the award.
The images and texts are used for / as:
1. Presentation in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE, Collection Public & Social Value
2. Evaluation of entries
3. Presentation of award-winning entries
After successful registration, we will send you an email confirmation with your entry-ID. Please use this entry-ID in all further communication with us.
To take part in the iF PUBLIC VALUE AWARD 2017, you must accept the Terms of Participation and the general terms and conditions.