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The Competition

The IIDA/HD Annual Product Design Competition honors innovation, function, and aesthetic advancements in the hospitality industry. Exhibitors at HD Expo are invited to submit product entries, which will be judged for design innovation, technical advancements, cost and value, environmental responsibility, aesthetics, need, and usage within hospitality applications.

Entry Info

Review the official 2018 competition guidelines.

Important Dates

Competition Opens – January 15, 2018
Deadline to Enter – Friday, April 13, 2018
Deadline for Samples – Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Competition Judging – Tuesday, May 1, 2018


Winning products will be recognized at HD Expo. All winning products, manufacturers, and designers will be published in Hospitality Design magazine and featured on the IIDA website. In addition, all winners will be published in HDShow Daily.

Contact Info

For questions or more information, contact Liz Moran, Design Competitions Director, at

2017 Judges

Chris Evans
Senior Associate Rottet Studio
Chris Evans
Kelie Mayfield, IIDA
Mayfield and Ragni Studio
Kelie Mayfield

Patricia Rotondo, IIDA
Senior Principal / Director of Interior Design
Antunovich Associates

Patricia Rotondo