universal design award 2011

Welcome to the 4th international universal design award 2011 – most likely the only design competition in the world able to boast such a renowned jury of experts.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Onymous
Genre Communication, Graphic, Interior, Product, Public, Transportation
Country Germany
RegDeadline 30 November 2010 GoogleCal iCal
10 January 2011 (Must be Received) GoogleCal
Eligibility Product designers, Graphic designers, Design-/advertising agencies, Manufacturers, Service providers and service designers, Architects, Interior designers, Interest groups, Students in the fields of product and graphic design, interior architecture and ar

Universal design categories
- Residential: Living area, Kitchen, Bathroom, Bedroom, Garden, Houses / Flats, Lighting, Further categories in Residential
- Phone/Entertainment: Telephones, Mobile telephones, Audio/Video, Computers, Accessories, Further categories in Phone/Entertainment
- Leisure/Lifestyle: Fashion/Sports apparel, Outdoors, Fitness, Travel, Accessories, Further categories in Leisure/Lifestyle
- Mobility: Mobility aids, Public transit, Bicycles, Cars, Motorcycles, Accessories, Further categories in Mobility
- Work: Workplace, Work equipment, Commercial vehicles, Further categories in Work
- Public areas: Municipal buildings and parks, Central building control systems, Arts & culture, Sports facilities, Hotels, Restaurants, Shops, Lighting, Further categories in Public areas
- Communication: Marketing, Advertising, Packaging, Instructions, Further categories in communication
- Services: Support, Safety/Security, Repairs, Shopping services, Further categories in Services/Servicedesign
Assisted Living: assisted living includes products, architecture and services for people in special situations which help preserve and promote a lifestyle which is as independent as possible

Prof. Fritz Frenkler (Munich, Germany)
Competent jurors and Consumer jurors

Logo and stickers, exhibition, award ceremony, publication

Entry Fee
Professional: EUR 600 per entry(* Obligatory charges for all award-winning entries: EUR 1,175)
Student: EUR 50 per entry(* Obligatory charges for all award-winning entries: EUR 100)


Submission Address
Kühne + Nagel AG & Co. KG
universal design award 2011
Karlsruher Strasse 4
30880 Laatzen

Expert adjudication: January 19, 2011
Consumer adjudication: January 21-22, 2011
Notification of adjudication results: By January 26, 2011
Presentation of winners at CeBIT 2010: March 1-5, 2011
Awards ceremony: March 2, 2011, 11.30a.m. at CeBIT 2011

Past winners

universal design GmbH

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