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iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD 2020_01

The iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD 2020_01 is open for registration. We welcome all students and recent graduates of all design-related courses to submit their ideas to fifteen brand new categories which are identical to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Fulfill creativity and put your design to the test. Furthermore, the best entries win a share of prize money of EUR 20,000.

Submit your product or communication concept, project or service until 30 January 2020. We look forward to your brilliant ideas!

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Categories | The UN Sustainable Development Goals

Dates and fees

Dates

30 Jan 2020

Registration deadline

01 - 28 Feb 2020

Entry review

March 2020

Jury session

Beginning of April 2020

Information to the award winners

Beginning of May 2020

Publication of the award winners

Fees

The participation of the iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD is free of charge.

Benefits for winners

Important to know:

Important to know:

In 2015, countries adopted a set of goals to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda.

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Evaluation Criteria

Does it approach or solve a relevant problem?

  • Degree of innovation
  • Degree of elaboration
  • Uniqueness
  • Use value and usability

Does it reflect moral-ethical standards?

  • Human dignity
  • Respect for the individual
  • Justice and fairness
  • Awareness of environmental standards
  • Social responsibility

Does it strengthen or promote high group relations?

  • Sensivity for cultural traditions and power relations
  • Concern for common goals and the collective
  • Addressing social conflict through dialogue

Does it create a positive experience?

  • Respect for the individual, justice + fairness, positive experience and fun
  • Aesthectical potential, spatial ambience
  • Social responsibility, comfort and pleasure

Does it balance effort and use value?

  • Efficient use of resources
  • Feasibility and ease of implementation
  • Long-term perspective

Protect your rights

Students and recent graduates often find it difficult to protect their designs against copyright infringements. Therefore, we recommend the following institutions that can help you with protecting your designs, depending on country of origin.

Protection in Europe

The Trade Mark Designs and Registration Office of the European Union (OHIM), located in Alicante, Spain, offers effective protection against copyright infringement. As soon as your design is registered as a community design, it will be protected in each European Union member state.

TRADE MARK AND DESIGN REGISTRATIONS OFFICE (OHIM) OF THE EUROPEAN UNION

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Serena Lin

TAIPEI CYCLE d&i awards, by iF project

Serena Lin
No. 133, Guangfu S. Rd.,
Taipei 110,, Xinyi Dist.,
Taiwan

Phone +886.2.27667007-13
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