2016 Hong Kong Design Awards

spaces, objects, visual, graphic, digital & experience design, design champion, best studio & best start-up, plus over 40 specialist categories

accelerate transformation, celebrate courage, growing demand for design


Key Dates

9 June 2016 - Standard Deadline
27 October 2016 - Extended Deadline
1 November 2016 - Judging & Ratings
7 November 2016 - Rating Closes
8 November 2016 - Winners Announced
29 November 2016 - Awards Presentation

Panel Opportunities

Our Global Design Advisory Panel is comprised of Design Giants from all disciplines.

If you are an industry leader in your field, understand the cultural & economic benefits design provides and would like to be involved contact, Mark Bergin with your details, area of expertise and program interest.

DRIVENxDESIGN leverages the collective intelligence of 200 Design Giants and Ambassadors from around the globe. These design leaders provide their time to help champion those who commission and create leading design projects.

Design panel members
Understand the cultural and economic benefits design brings to the table
Are committed to making a difference
Are focused on what’s next
Are a voice in the design economy
Are time poor

Join the panel
Build voice for your perspective of tomorrow
Give back and promote the benefits of great design
Celebrate the creative courage of others
Grow demand for design in the marketplace
What you will achieve
You will be part of a new conversation around design, a demand focused conversation
You will be assisting in promoting the demand for design
You will recognise designers and commissioners for their design courage
You will establish new connections and cement relationships with other design leaders

Tasks – 10 hours total
2hrs - profile article
2hrs - curate nominations - 2 projects minimum
2hrs - rating - 20 projects minimum
2hrs - design economy forum - panel member
2hrs - awards presentation

Recognition of your input
All panel members start off as rookies, some become “All Stars” others move into our “Advisory Hall of Fame”. Recognition is the foundation of DRIVENxDESIGN. As well as recognising projects, we recognise and celebrate the people who lead and drive the collective intelligence in each program.

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