Submission: June 30, 2022
Registration: June 30, 2022
Language: English, Chinese
Prizes:Please see the details below
Goldreed Industrial Design Award (GIDA), is an international design award hosted by the Xiongan Future Industrial Design Institute and undertaken by Goldreed Industrial Design Award Organizing Committee. Committed to the Chinese philosophy of “harmony and peace”, GIDA perceives technological progress and social revolution from an eastern perspective, promotes a new direction of industrial development, creates a new way of social life In which symbiosis will be reached among man, nature and cities.
The award is dedicated to Designers, design teams, design studios, companies, universities and institutes from all countries and creative fields. If multiple parties are involved in the same product development (i.e. designer, company, etc.), make sure only one party registers and submits the entry only once. The same entry can only be submitted for one group in one category. The applicant must be the author of the submitted product or must hold the rights to the entries she or he is presenting. Participation is free of charge.
Each entry – either for the Product or the Concept group – must belong only to one category, choosing from the following eight categories.
Advanced industrial equipment designs, including industrial equipment, construction equipment, agricultural and forestry equipment, mechanical tools, medical equipment, office facilities, transportation equipment, protective equipment, etc.
Smart and convenient transportation designs towards the future, including unmanned vehicles, smart buses, high speed trains, automobiles, aircrafts, mobility tools and facilities, service oriented vehicles in urban areas , water vehicles, etc.
Information processing product designs with digital and intelligent technologies, including communication equipment, broadcast and television equipment, audio and video equipment, wearable devices, computers, intelligent terminals, etc.
Culture & creativity
Cultural, creative and human centered product designs, including local cultural gifts, stationery, fashion clothing and accessories, utensil packaging and tableware, etc.
Designs related to home life, including home furniture, home appliances, kitchen and bathroom, home decoration, products for the elderly, children’s products, maternal and child products, toys and musical instruments, etc.
Sports and healthcare
Sport product designs that can improve people’s mental and physical health, including health and fitness facilities, sports and leisure products, outdoor products, physical fitness test devices, health monitoring devices, etc.
Public facility product designs, including urban furniture, public lighting, guiding signs, shared facilities, information services, sanitation facilities, safety facilities, transportation facilities, facilities for leisure and entertainment, etc.
Innovative and interactive product designs for corporate image communication, including corporate logos, brand design, display design, packaging design, animation, print advertising media, website interface, user experience, etc.
The Goldreed Industrial Design Awards has a total award pool of 4 500 000 RMB (about 640 000Eur), with over 40 cash awards to assign.
First Winner – 144 000€
Gold Award – 5 winners – 72 000€/winner
Future Star Award – 2 winners – 21 000€/winner
Good Design Award – 35 winners – 2800€/winner
The award pool for the Goldreed Industrial Design Award totals 4.5 million RMB (about 640,000 Eur).
Certificate and trophy
Winners will receive a trophy and an electronic certificate by the GIDA committee. Theirs works will remain part of the Goldreed Industrial Design Award collection.
Ceremony and other activities
Winners will be invited to participate in this year’s award ceremony, the 5th Hebei International Industrial Design Week and other series of activities. Also, winners will have the opportunity to serve as the guest speaker of “GIDA Future Design Salon”.
Outstanding entrants will be invited to participate in a series of industrial transformation activities.
Winning entries will be featured in both virtual and physical exhibitions.
Winners will be given priority to participate in interviews with major media to further enhance the social influence of excellent design.
GIDA will produce and promote a yearbook of outstanding entries, and the winning entries will be included in the GIDA yearbook.
GIDA has established a media promotion network covering different
industries and channels with more than 100 mainstream media around the world.
June 30, 2022 – Submission deadline
July 04, 2022 – July 13, 2022 – Preliminary evaluation
September 02, 2022 – September 04, 2022 – Second evaluation
September 10, 2022 – September 26, 2022 – Good Design exhibition
September 19, 2022 – September 23, 2022 – Final evaluation
September 24, 2022 – Award Ceremony
Jury and evaluation criteria
The jury of theGoldreed Industrial Design Award includes world top-experts and representatives from the design and business community. All the members of the jury will be announced on the GIDA official websites in the coming weeks. Focusing on the principle of “facing the future, contributing oriental wisdom and spreading design values and spirits to create a better life for mankind”, the evaluation standard system is based on the goal that entries will help promote “leading a new direction of industrial development, creating a new way of social life and helping harmonious development between man and nature.” In particular, the main evaluation criteria of the Jury will be based on three dimensions. First is manufacture, focusing on “leading industry”, which covers functionality and innovation. Second is life, focusing on “lifestyle”, which covers human care and aesthetics. The third is ecology, focusing on “harmony, peace and symbiosis”, which covers sustainability and other factors. Functionality: It is implementable and maneuverable, meets the needs of users in terms of function and structure, and has good economic marketability, which helps to improve the level of industrial development and user satisfaction. Innovation: It is novel and unique in design, innovative in material, science and technology application, which can boost the diversified innovations in terms of society, technology, culture, and economy, etc.
Human Care: It is safe, healthy and easy to use, and can meet various needs of different users from the perspective of ergonomics, representing equality for all as well as human care.
Aesthetics: The design is aesthetic in form, function and technology, integrating the comprehensive beauty of materials, craftsmanship, technology and culture. It also enjoys emotional values and attractiveness.
Sustainability: The design considers economic, environmental, ethical and social factors to reduce material and energy consumption, cut pollution, guide, meet and sustain consumers’ demands.