Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:


Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

Germinest / Premature Infant Incubator


Germinest is an innovative design of a preterm infant incubator. Combined with“germinate” and “nest”, Germinest’s form comes from the image of germination to symbolize the well growth. Using feasible technologies make a good environment for infants and reduce the burden of medical personnel.


Chang Gung University

Chang Gung University
Taoyuan County, Taiwan

Ming-Hsun Chen,
Chang Gung University

Kin-Hui Fan,
Chang Gung University