• The winning projects and products are chosen by a jury of design professionals.
  • Design projects are judged on the appropriateness of the design solution and the successful integration of the elements of design.
  • Products are judged on the basis of design innovation, technical advancements, cost and value, environmental responsibility, aesthetics, need, and usage within the commercial office space or hotel industry. Performance, comfort, safety, suitability for intended use, durability, accessibility, and client/user benefits are also evaluated by the judges.
  • All winners are announced and celebrated during the 2013 INDEX show in Dubai on 20 May 2013 at 12.30 in the  Design Talks Theatre in Sheikh Saeed Hall 3, followed by a lunch reception at 1.30 in The D Lounge, Dubai World Trade Centre. The Best of Competition winner of both competitions will be revealed at that time. All winners are published on the IIDA website.

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