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Golden Panda Tianfu Creative Design Awards

Golden Panda Tianfu Creative Design Awards is one of the main activities of Chengdu Creativity & Design Week, hosted by Chengdu Municipal People's Government.The Awards keeps carrying forward four categories of awards for creative design, including fashion, culture and tourism, digital and space, and two special awards, including "Giant Pandas: Chengdu Gift" and "New Culture […]


Zurich (Switzerland) Zurich, Switzerland

The LIT Design Awards honor the best in Lighting Product Design, Architectural and Entertainment Lighting Design globally, advancing the appreciation of design worldwide. Website WDO Member: 3C Awards

FIT Sport Design Awards

The FIT Sport Design Awards returns for its second edition! Seeking the world's most innovative sports equipment and apparel the FIT Sport Design Awards honour exceptional achievements in technology, eco-friendly products, and gear that enhances performance. Don't miss out on this opportunity to showcase your designs and contribute to the transformation of the sports design […]


The LIV Hospitality Design Awards 2023 are now open for submissions! Show off your talent and innovative designs in the Living and Eating categories, and gain international recognition and prestige in the industry. WDO Member: 3C AWARDS

Taipei Design Award 2023

Taipei (Taiwan) Taipei, Taiwan

The call for submission for the 2023 Taipei Design Awards is now underway! Under the banner of 'Design for Adaptive City', designers from around the world are invited to submit their works in line with the competition categories of industrial design, visual communication design and public space design. Deadline to submit is 17 August 2023. […]

22nd Andreu World International Design Contest

The 22nd Andreu World International Design Contest has begun! Under the theme 'Beyond the plastic wave', the challenge of this edition is to create innovative designs that use sustainable materials, particularly those that help to reduce plastic waste and protect our planet. Whether you are a student or a professional designer, you're encouraged to put […]

The Global Footwear Awards Announces Call for Submissions for 4th Edition


The Global Footwear Awards offer a unique opportunity for designers to showcase their talent and gain exposure to industry professionals and potential clients. With a prestigious jury panel and categories spanning sustainability, innovation, and more, the GFA is the premier platform for celebrating excellence in footwear design. WDO Member: 3C AWARDS


Zurich (Switzerland) Zurich, Switzerland

The SIT Furniture Design Award has become a platform for recognizing top-notch talent in the world of furniture and interior design. Check out the winners of the competition's third edition, and discover how they achieved the perfect balance between form and function. WDO Member: 3C AWARDS


Taichun , Taiwan

The 25th International Bicycle Design Competition (IBDC) is now open for entries. This year’s theme is “Intelligence. Sustainability. Cool Lifestyle”. We invite entrants to design entries with intelligent technologies, sustainable considerations, and ideas that shows personal new lifestyles. The competition benefits includes winning NT$200,000 (Gold Award), cooperating with bicycle companies, and exposing at Taipei International […]

Human/Ai Design Challenge

Barcelona (Spain) Barcelona, Spain

The Barcelona Design Week'23 proposes to engage design students worldwide in a reflection on how to balance the best relationship between human creative thinking and artificial intelligence, by carrying out a graphic design project assisted by AI content generation algorithms. The "Human/AI Design Challenge" consists of creating a graphic design project that will result in […]

World Campus Masters 2023-2024

Shanghai (China) Shanghai, China

World Campus Masters Selective  Design Program (short for "WCM") was launched by Young Bird Plan in 2019. This program, composed by two parts - "World Campus Masters Excellent Course Works Exhibition" and "World Campus Masters Annual Course Works Selection", is committed to recognizing the fresh blood of contemporary design through evaluating course works and graduation designs from global young students and designers in different regions and cultures. 

DESIGN COMMIT 2024 – 1st International Conference on Design & Industry

Braga (Portugal) Braga, Portugal

This international conference aims to explore models that prioritize a post-growth economy, with modern, resource efficient, smart, sustainable and inclusive principles, focused on enhancing human health and education, promoting knowledge and inter-sector collaboration, and a digital society for all. And, in this way, contribute to the transition towards a more sustainable, equitable, and resilient future […]

Designverse Awards 2023-2024

Shanghai (China) Shanghai, China

Designverse Awards aims to recognize outstanding contributions made by design agencies, brands/enterprises, and influential events in the broader design industry. This award serves as a platform that connects design resource agencies with development agencies, providing access to a pool of design resources for the latter while supporting the former. The platform offers unique features such […]

UX Design Awards Open Call

Berlin (Germany) Berlin, Germany

The UX Design Awards – Spring 2024 call for participation is open for submissions until 30 November 2023. Companies, agencies, professionals, and young designers worldwide are invited to enter their best work in three competition categories: “Product” and “Concept” for the professional sector and “New Talent” for up-and coming designers.

France Design Week 2023

France Design Week is an event aiming to give visibility to the diversity and vitality of French design practices. The week brings together professionals, design enthusiasts, and the general public from France and throughout the world to promote French design.

Singapore Design Week

Singapore Singapore, Singapore

Save the date for Singapore Design Week (SDW) which is returning from 21 September 2023 to 1 October 2023. From the festival hub at the National Design Centre to Design Districts at Bras Basah.Bugis, Marina Bay, and Orchard, and many other Design Community locations, SDW 2023 will present an extraordinary showcase of Singapore’s distinctive brand […]

Hebei International Industrial Design Week 2023

Xiongan New Area (China) Xiongan New Area, China

HIDW 2023 is hosted by the People’s Government of Hebei Province, organized by Industry and Information Technology Department of Hebei Province & Management Committee of Xiongan New Area & Hebei Industrial Design Innovation Center. With the theme of “Eco-friendly Design·Smart Innovation for the Future”, it keeps the international vision and global height to create an […]

World Interaction Design Day

World Interaction Design Day (#IxDD) is IxDA's annual event, where we come together as a united global community to show how interaction design improves the human condition. Our aim is to have a positive, long-lasting impact by facilitating activities that support dialogue and outcomes. About our theme: This year’s theme encompasses areas such as ethics […]

Change by Design

Paris (France) Paris, France

The Change by Design Conference explore design's role in the climate crisis: reimagining needs, resource scarcity, human resilience, and symbiotic relationships among humans, nature, and organisms. The conference's first day is dedicated to Fintech and Green Tech Design, followed by two days delving into the impact of design on ecosystems and fostering a radical design […]

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