universal design award 2012

The universal design award is an international award which takes place once a year since 2008.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Onymous
Genre Communication, Graphic, Interior, Product, Public, Transportation
Country Germany
Registration Deadline 20 December 20 2011 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 20 February 2012 (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 architecture (max. a year after degree)

- 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)

Products, Models, Prototypes etc.

Submission Address
Kühne und Nagel
Frau Michaela Busch
Karlsruher Str.4
D-30880 Laatzen

Expert adjudication: February 22, 2012
Consumer adjudication: February 25, 2012
Notification of adjudication results: By February 28, 2012
Presentation of winners at CeBIT 2010: April 23-27,2012
Awards ceremony: April 26, 2012, at HANNOVER FAIR 2012

Past winners

universal design GmbH

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