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:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE
(free of charge)

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

Publish your project

Zero / Washing Machine

Zero
Zero

In 2014, approximately 41.8 million tons of e-waste was generated worldwide. The quantity included 6.3 million tons of screens and monitors. As we are living through a digital revolution, smart home appliances are getting more popular and widely recognized. We, designers, should rethink the role of screens, and create responsible products.

Zero is a smart washing machine without an integrated screen. It can be controlled with any predefined smartphone with a wireless connection - whether it is on the product or not. Zero is a screenless washing machine which redefines the role of the screen on smart products and reduces electronic waste.

University

Izmir Technology Institute

Izmir Technology Institute
Izmir, Turkey

Aybars Senyildiz,
Izmir Technology Institute