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The Competition

Presented by the International Interior Design Association and sponsored by Vitra, the Booth Design Competition at Orgatec 2016 gives students the opportunity to design a trade show booth and gain exposure by having their design concept executed at a global trade show.

Click here to review the design brief, updated Feb. 1, 2016. 

Entry Information

Review the official 2016 competition guidelines.

Important Dates

Update: Competition Opens – Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015
Deadline to Enter  – EXTENED to Tuesday, March 8, 2016


The winning design concept will be chosen by international design experts.  The winner (or winning team) will receive a trip to Orgatec Trade Fair in Cologne Germany, October 25 – 29, 2016 to execute their design concept, as well as a day trip to the Vitra Campus in Weil am Rhein. The winning design concept also will be featured on the IIDA website, in DesignMatters (IIDA biweekly newsletter),  QUAD (IIDA student newsletter), and on the Vitra website.

Additional Information

For more information and to be added to the notification list for this competition, please contact Liz Moran, Design Competitions Manager, at

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