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IAI Intelligent Manufacturing Award aims to promote industrial innovation, energy conservation and environmental protection, to improve people's livelihood, and sustainable economic development. It contains the most categories among the three IAI sub-awards: IAI+I, IAI+A, IAI+IM. The award is divided into 83 categories, including industrial product design, visual communication and brand design, fashion design and digital intelligence design.




IAI Intelligent Manufacturing Design Award


IAI Intelligent Manufacturing Design Award aims to promote industrial innovation, energy conservation and environmental protection, to improve people's livelihood, and sustainable economic development. It contains the most categories among the three IAI sub-awards: IAI+I, IAI+A, IAI+IM. The award categories including industrial product design, visual communication and brand design, fashion design, digital intelligence design, a total of 83 categories.


IAI Intelligent Manufacturing Design Award is derived from the IAI industrial product design category set in 2011, including four categories: industrial product design, visual communication and brand design, fashion design and digital intelligence design. After several competitions, it is the fastest growing award among IAI Design Awards now and has become a product category competition with international influence and high gold content. 


Winning the IAI Intelligent Manufacture Design Award is regarded as an important symbol of a successful career. It means that you can demonstrate your leadership in design and innovation effectively around the world, strengthen brand influence and enhance its value.

Category

Industrial Product Design

01) Household Appliances

02) Kitchenware / Cookware

03) Pipeline / Bathroom / Hot Spring Health

04) Air-Conditioning Technology

05) Lighting Equipment / Luminaries

06) Gardening Tools / Garden Supplies

07) Outdoor Leisure / Sports Games Products

08) Baby Products

09) Fashion Products / Accessories / Tablewares

10) Glasses / Watches / Jewelry

11) Office Furniture / Supplies

12) Industrial Machinery Equipment

13) Bionic Technology

14) Medicine / Life Science / Medical Equipment

15) Transport ( Land, Sea & Air / Outer Space)

16) Vehicle Attachment

17) Audio Visual Entertainment Technology / Camera

18) Communication Electronics

19) Computer Equipment / Information Technology

20) Applications & Software Collections

21) Textiles / Wall / Floor

22) Public Facilities / Retail Projects

23) New Energy & Environmental Protection

24) Hardware Building Materials / Industry, Tools / B2B

25) Product Concept Design

26) Beauty / Health / Personal Care

27) Housewares & Furnishings

28) Food and Beverage




Visual Communication & Brand Design


A. Visual Communication Design

01) Website

02) Typesetting / Poster

03) Advertisement / Publicity Activities

04) Poster

05) Logo

06) VI System

07) Brand Design & Logo

08) Books

09) Package

10) Font / Signboard

11) Illustration

12) Advertisement Column

13) Information System

14) User Interface UI / User Experience Design

15) Publishing & Print Media

16) Data Visualization

17) Booth / Retail Design



B. Digital Media Design

01) Digital Animation

02) Digital Comic

03) Digital Game

04) Digital Publishing

05) Digital Audio & Video

06) Digital Photography

07) Interactive Design

08) Web Design

09) Audio / Video

10) Sound Design




C. Service Design

01) Restaurants

02) Hotels

03) Public Places

04) Stores

05) Banks

06) Insurance Companies

07) Government / Cultural Institutions

08) Universities

09) Airports

10) Public Transportation

11) Hospitals

12) Online Service / Consultation

13) Transportation / Logistics

14) Entertainment



Fashion Design

01) Fashionable Clothes

02) Intimate Clothes

03) Fashion Accessories

04) Functional Clothes

05) Shoes

06) Suitcases & Bags


Digital Intelligence Design

01) Smart City

02) Wisdom Business

03) Wise Medical

04) Wisdom Education

05) Intelligent Community

06) Industrial Internet

07) Artificial Intelligence & Blockchain Applications





Industrial Product Design

01) Household Appliances

02) Kitchenware / Cookware

03) Pipeline / Bathroom / Hot Spring Health

04) Air-Conditioning Technology

05) Lighting Equipment / Luminaries

06) Gardening Tools / Garden Supplies

07) Outdoor Leisure / Sports Games Products

08) Baby Products

09) Fashion Products / Accessories / Tablewares

10) Glasses / Watches / Jewelry

11) Office Furniture / Supplies

12) Industrial Machinery Equipment

13) Bionic Technology

14) Medicine / Life Science / Medical Equipment

15) Transport ( Land, Sea & Air / Outer Space)

16) Vehicle Attachment

17) Audio Visual Entertainment Technology / Camera

18) Communication Electronics

19) Computer Equipment / Information Technology

20) Applications & Software Collections

21) Textiles / Wall / Floor

22) Public Facilities / Retail Projects

23) New Energy & Environmental Protection

24) Hardware Building Materials / Industry, Tools / B2B

25) Product Concept Design

26) Beauty / Health / Personal Care

27) Housewares & Furnishings

28) Food and Beverage



Visual Communication & Brand Design

A. Visual Communication Design

01) Website

02) Typesetting / Poster

03) Advertisement / Publicity Activities

04) Poster

05) Logo

06) VI System

07) Brand Design & Logo

08) Books

09) Package

10) Font / Signboard

11) Illustration

12) Advertisement Column

13) Information System

14) User Interface UI / User Experience Design

15) Publishing & Print Media

16) Data Visualization

17) Booth / Retail Design



B. Digital Media Design

01) Digital Animation

02) Digital Comic

03) Digital Game

04) Digital Publishing

05) Digital Audio & Video

06) Digital Photography

07) Interactive Design

08) Web Design

09) Audio / Video

10) Sound Design




C. Service Design

01) Restaurants

02) Hotels

03) Public Places

04) Stores

05) Banks

06) Insurance Companies

07) Government / Cultural Institutions

08) Universities

09) Airports

10) Public Transportation

11) Hospitals

12) Online Service / Consultation

13) Transportation / Logistics

14) Entertainment


Fashion Design

01) Fashionable Clothes

02) Intimate Clothes

03) Fashion Accessories

04) Functional Clothes

05) Shoes

06) Suitcases & Bags

Digital Intelligence Design

01) Smart City

02) Wisdom Business

03) Wise Medical

04) Wisdom Education

05) Intelligent Community

06) Industrial Internet

07) Artificial Intelligence & Blockchain Applications



Industrial Product Design
Visual Communication & Brand Design
Fashion Design
Digital Intelligence Design
IAI Jury


Judging Criteria


IAI Design Award always adheres to the judging principle of justice, transparency and independence, and insists on the professional height and authority of the jury to fully ensure the quality of judging and fair adjudication. 


The organizing committee requires the jury members to make objective and fair decisions for the entries strictly referring to the judging criteria, evaluating and debating,  to ensure the sharing of knowledge and experience. The members of the jury are experts in various professional fields, and the composition of the jury changes every year.


Judging Criteria

▪ Innovation (Level)

▪ Design Concept and Creativity

▪ Functionality

▪ Aesthetic Conception

▪ Energy Efficiency

▪ Environmental Protection

▪ Sustainability

▪ Social Responsibility

Award Setting
IAI Best Intelligent Manufacturing Award
Winning the IAI Best Intelligent Manufacturing Design Award, represents the highest level of award-winning intelligent manufacturing design. As the annual award of IAI's highest honor, the award is only awarded to the best works in the field of intelligent manufacturing space, the winning works will reflect the designer's core values and innovative capabilities. The award winners will be announced at the IAI Design Awards ceremony, and the winners will be invited to take the stage to receive the grand prize.
IAI Gold Award
The work with the highest design standards in each category will be awarded the 'IAI Gold Award'. The winners of this award will be invited to personally receive the grand prize at the IAI Design Award ceremony.
IAI Silver Award
In each category, the work next to the Gold Award will be awarded the 'IAI Silver Award'. The winners of this award will be invited to receive the grand prize in person at the IAI Design Award ceremony.
IAI Bronze Award
The works that are next only to the Silver Award in each category will be awarded the 'IAI Bronze Award'. The winners of this award will be invited to receive the grand prize at the IAI Design Award ceremony.
IAI Excellence Award
The works that are next only to the Bronze Award in each category will be awarded the 'IAI Excellence Award'. The winners of this award will be invited to participate in the IAI Design Award ceremony.
The Most Excellent Design Team of the Year
Each year, we will select one design team to be awarded "The Most Excellent Design Team of the Year", which aims to recognize the design team with outstanding achievements in innovation and design over the years. This award is only nominated by juries and no acceptation of application.
IAI Best Humanistic Care Award
The IAI awards the「Best Humanistic Care Award」annually. This award is aimed at those who have enough attention for the people's welfare, physical and psychological health, and achieve beneficial and effective design works, which can make people maintain a positive and sunny attitude toward life and feel happy, which compassionate the marginalized and vulnerable people and give them the same amount of material and spiritual enjoyment. The award is selected by a joint vote of the jury and no acceptation of application.
IAI Best Environment Friendly Award
The IAI awards the「Best Environment Friendly Award」annually. This award is aimed at those who have reasonable solutions in the life cycle of a range of products, including the use of resources, the manufacture of products, the use of space, and the recycling and reuse of materials, taking full account of the impact of space on the environment. Works that embody the concept of sustainable development and lifestyle with the lowest consumption for the best results. This award is only nominated by juries and no acceptation of application.
IAI Jury Special Award
The IAI awards the「Jury Special Award」annually. The IAI Jury Special Award is jointly voted by a panel of juries to recognize and encourage the uniqueness and creativity of the work. It represents the comprehensive ability and exceptional design expression of the winner. This award is only nominated by juries and no acceptation of application.
IAI Lifetime Achievement Award
The IAI awards the 「Lifetime Achievement Award 」 every two years. The award is designed to commend professional designers, professors, experts and scholars over the age of 60 who have made outstanding contributions in industrial design (Age restriction can be relaxed for special conditions). This award is only nominated by juries and no acceptation of application.
Contest Process

Entry Information
Participants

Manufacturers、Designers、Design companies and advertising agencies

Entry Requirements
All products in the mass production stage are eligible for the competition, and only those have been on the market for less than two years are eligible for the competition. All works completed within three years and published in the "communication design" category are eligible.
Registration

Early Bird Registrations                                                                    Mar 1, 2022 -- May 31, 2022

Standard Registrations                                                                     Jun 1, 2022 -- Aug 31, 2022

Late Registrations                                                                             Sep 1, 2022 -- Jan 31, 2023

Submission

Model exhibits                                                                                  Jan 1, 2023 -- Jan 31, 2023

Textual and graphic materials submission                                       before Jan 31, 2022

According to the rules of IAI Intelligent Manufacturing Award, all works that pass the first round and enter the final evaluation must be sent to participate in the overall evaluation. 

Failure to deliver works on time as required will be regarded as an automatic waiver of the qualification for final evaluation.

Works Return
Participants are responsible for their works return after the award ceremony,or delegate the IAI Design Award Organizing Committee to send it back. Participants are responsible for their own transfer fees, customs, etc. The works in China will be returned in freight collect.The works abroad will be returned by the participants themselves with related documents, such as express waybill, invoice, cargo loading and unloading list, etc.Please contact the express specialist to pick up the pieces at the designated place.
Schedule

Evaluation                                                                                         Feb  2023

Results notification                                                                           Mar 2023

Winning Notification Time
Announcement of the ShortlistMar 11, 2023
Announcement of Award Winning InformationMar 31, 2023
IAI International Design FestivalJune 17-21, 2023
Award CeremonyJune 18, 2023
Award Winning Works Exhibition & Online ExhibitionJune 17-21, 2023
YearbookDec 2023

* If the schedual is changed due to objective factors, please follow the latest change in the website.

Award Ceremony
IAI holds the IAI International Design Festival and Award ceremony annually, to which all winners are invited.
Entry Fee

The registration fee varies based on the time period. The service includes logistics processing, related documents collecting, documents for evaluation preparing, works exhibiting, and winning works storing before the opening of the exhibition. For details, please refer to theIAI Intelligent Manufacturing Award Participate Guide.pdf


Submission Fee

Early Submission Fee (Mar 1 - May 31, 2022)

Participants Groups

Each Entry Fee (RMB)

Multiple Entries Fee

Company (more than ten)

1000

Two for one

Company (ten or less)

900

Two for one

Design studio

900

Two for one

Institutions

900

Two for one

Individual designers

500

Two for one

Group for 2 designers

600

Two for one

Group for 3 designers

700

Two for one

Group for 4 designers

800

Two for one

Group for 5 designers

900

Two for one


Regular Submission Fee (Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2022)

Participants Groups

Each Entry Fee (RMB)

Multiple Entries Fee

Company (more than ten)

1100

Two for one

Company (ten or less)

1000

Two for one

Design studio

1000

Two for one

Institutions

1000

Two for one

Individual designers

600

Two for one

Group for 2 designers

700

Two for one

Group for 3 designers

800

Two for one

Group for 4 designers

900

Two for one

Group for 5 designers

1000

Two for one

*Calculation: If you submitted a total of two entries, the second work is free. If you submitted a total of three entries, only the second work is free. If you submitted a total of four entries, the second and the fourth works are free. Free entry fee only applies in the work submitted, not including fees of assessment show and winners’ service charge.


Second Round of Review: Review Display Fee 

(RMB / USD, USD available outside Mainland China)

Participants who submit their works in the early and regular period will not be required to pay the second round of review display fees after their works have been selected for the first round of review. There is no one free one for the judging fee. Participants who submit their works in the early and regular periods will not be required to pay the second round of review display fees after their works have been selected for the first round of review. There is no one free one for the judging fee. See competition process.

Participants Groups

Each Review Fee (RMB)

Company (more than ten)

1400

Company (ten or less)

1300

Design studio

1300

Institutions

1300

Individual designers

700

Group for 2 designers

800

Group for 3 designers

900

Group for 4 designers

1000

Group for 5 designers

1300


Late Submission Fee (Sep 1, 2022 - Jan 31, 2023)

(Submission fee and assessment show fee)

The participant who submits their entry works during the late period must pay for the submission fee and the assessment show fee at the same time.

Participants Groups

Each Entry Fee & Review Fee (RMB)

Company (more than ten)

1100 + 1400 = 2500

Company (ten or less)

1000 + 1300 = 2300

Design studio

1000 + 1300 = 2300

Institutions

1000 + 1300 = 2300

Individual designers

600 + 700 = 1300

Group for 2 designers

700 + 800 = 1500

Group for 3 designers

800 + 900 = 1700

Group for 4 designers

900 + 1000= 1900

Group for 5 designers

1000 + 1300 = 2300

Special Option Fee
Award Winning Service

IAI Design Award winners are obligated to purchase the "Winners basic service package". Winners of IAI Intelligent Manufacturing Award should purchase this package at the same time. The service package include the right to use the IAI Label, the works to be shown on the IAI Design Award Online Exhibition, and receiving the IAI Design Yearbook.

Please refer to:2022 IAI winners service.pdf

IAI Brochure

If you need know more about IAI Design Award intuitively, please read the brochure:

IAI Design Award brochure 2021-2022.pdf



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