Submission: November 01, 2015
Registration: October 31, 2015
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize:€500, 2nd Prize & 3rd Prize: publication
Type: Open


Ideasforward wants to give young creative people from around the world the opportunity to express their views on the future of societies through their innovative and visionary proposals. We are an experimental platform seeking progressive ideas that reflect on emerging themes. The eco design, sustainable architecture, new materials, concepts and technologies are compelling issues in the societies of the future and the involvement of the whole community is imperative.

 In an era of globalization where communication was dominated by the technological revolution, there is the need to rethink the cities and how Man relates in a global World as well as rethink the economic, social and cultural patterns of contemporary societies.

The young creatives and thinkers are a precious commodity that we value a lot and so we want to give them voice, because we believe in their value and their ideas and because together we can change the world.

A space where the time limit is used to stimulate your creativity.
This competition proposes give responses in 24H to the social problems, climate changes, humanitarian causes and sociologic problems of the contemporary societies.
Commitment, perseverance, inspiration and hard work are the necessary bases to develop a proposal that meets the premises that will be released regularly in the brief of the competition.
We challenge you to prove your talent in 24 hours!
There are a period of registration on the competition, when it end, started the 24H competition!
You have 24H to develop a proposal that responds to the program contained on a brief that you only know on the same day that start competition.
Take the risk!

Metropolis – The most common definition used for the metropole term, presents us with this as a big city, or the most important city in a given region. This exerts a social, economic and cultural influence over other cities of metropilitana region.

This complex cluster of places and non places, this organized chaos, the work is never stop. It is a true shipyard ever-changing.
With its own dynamics that man instils him, through their acts and their uses, it is always moving in a continuous improvement of growth.
Its area of ​​influence extends far beyond its borders, however, in this exercise, let us focus on the inside.
With a hyper complex system composed of a mesh conditioned by its geographical location, the city is born and grows, by the needs of their inhabitants.
For this, it is necessary for us designers, think the spaces for their uses by giving them the dignity they deserve, not forgetting any detail!


Is only available on competition day!


Participation can be individual or as a group. Participants must be over 18 years old.
In the case of groups, the leader must be over 18 years old.
By participating in an ideasforward contest the participant accepts all the terms and conditions published on our website that define the rules for use of the company website, as well as the rules of participation therein.


Promotional registration period from  – September 21 to September 30 – Fee 10€
Regular registration period from October 01 to October 27, 23:59 – Fee 15€
Late period of registration from October 28 to October 31 12:00 (noon) (London GMT + 0:00)
The competition begins at October 31 12:00 (noon) to November 01 at 12:00 (noon) (London GMT + 0:00)
Publication of winners and honorable mentions at www.if-ideasforward.com on November 17


1st Place – € 500 + publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy

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

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

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

This is a competition in 24 hours so you only have access to the brief on the contest day
Download on October 31 from 12:00 pm (noon) (London GMT+0:00)
but do not forget that you always have to register before October 31 at 12:00 am (noon) (London GMT + 0:00)

Go to the competition’s website