iF product design award 2009

With a new total of 16 categories, this international competition is geared to all entrepreneurs, designers and manufacturers who are dedicated to high-quality design and eager to communicate this fact.

Category Other Competition
Type International, Award, Open, Two-Stage , Onymous
Genre Product
Country Germany
RegDeadline 30 September 2008 GoogleCal iCal
30 September 2008 (via Online)
Eligibility Manufacturers and designers
Target Field Mass-produced products which have been on the market for three years or less or which are scheduled to go into mass production during the year of competition

The following categories are new or have been modified:
- Transportation Design
- Kitchen / Household
- Bathroom / Wellness
- Buildings
- Industry / Skilled Trades
- Special Vehicles / Agricultural Technology

The "Advanced Studies" category has also been transformed into a full-fledged category, making its winners now eligible for an iF gold award.

Not yet announced

Use the iF logo (free of charge) and Exhibition, Publication

Entry Fee
By August 15, 2008: EUR 115
By September 15, 2008: EUR 145
By September 30, 2008: EUR 205

Overhead fee
For the logistical handling and product presentation for adjudication
EURO 190

Costs for award winners
EURO 1,840~

Product information (max. 650 characters) and 2 Photos

Judging results: December 2008
iF awards ceremony: March 03, 2009 (in Hannover, Germany)

iF International Forum Design

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