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2018 NEXT Design Awards

the most innovative design, without limits
from the next wave of global design giants

design a better future
make a difference
celebrate courage

Key Dates

1 February - Earlybird Deadline
27 July - Standard Deadline
20 December - Late Deadline
10 February 2018 - Judging & Ratings
21 February 2018 - Rating Closes
22 February 2018 - Winners Announced
6 March 2018 - 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.

Panel
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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