architecture competitions co2

24h competition 33rd edition -CO2

Submission: March 22, 2020
Registration: March 21, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


Ideasforward it is an international platform for competitions that aims to connect ideas from different areas of society in order to help transform cities and make them increasingly self-sustaining, efficient and green. We are looking for innovative ideas and new ways of thinking.

In a global emergency period, it is increasingly important that we think global.
This is the space
Here, you can try and experiment, everything is possible!

A place where the time limit is used to stimulate your creativity.
This contest aims to present 24-hour architectural responses to the problems affecting cities today and consecutively the world, with a very strong focus on sustainable and environmentally friendly measures.
Commitment, perseverance, inspiration and hard work are all the necessary bases to develop a proposal that meets the premises that will be regularly disclosed in the competition summary.
There is a registration period when it ends, the competition starts!
You have 24 hours to develop a proposal that responds to the program contained in the contest brief that will only be available on the same day of the competition.
Take the risk!

Without consensus, COP25 reaches minimum agreement on climate change …
After two weeks of negotiations, the conference agreed to urge countries to increase their targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions next year, which is essential for trying to contain warming below + 2 ° C but has not issued any strong signal that it will intensify and accelerate climate action.


the beginning of the registration period: January 07th

Promotional registration period from January 07th to January 15th at 23:59 – Fee € 25
Regular registration period from January 16th to March 10th at 23:59 – Fee € 30
Late period of registration from March 11st to March 21st at 11:59 – Fee € 35
After the competition start – Fee € 50

Publication of winners and honorable mentions at www.if-ideasforward.com on April 30th

the competition date
// March 21st to March 22nd //

The competition begins on March 21st 12:00 noon and ends at March 22nd 12:00 noon (London GMT + 0:00)


1st Place € 500+ publication on the website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + 24H free registration

2nd Place € 150 – publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + 24H free registration

3rd Place € 50 – publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + 24H free registration

7 Honorable Mentions – publication in website, social networks and media partners

Go to the competition’s website