Call for entry: International Design for All Foundation Awards 2014
The 5th edition of the International Design for All Foundation Awards is now open for entries, until 2nd January 2014.
These awards recognise achievements in the field of design for all, great and small, by governments, businesses, not-for-profit organisations and professionals from all over the world. From this edition onwards the Design for All Foundation will award all Good Practices which meet the criteria for excellence and arise from identifying a need or problem and satisfying user requirements and expectations.
Candidates may submit entries in one of the following categories :
- Project proposals, initiatives, methodologies and studies carried out by Living Labs or other organisations.
- Products and services already in use.
In the current edition, each of these categories includes, but is not limited to, the following areas of activity: Products, Graphics, Information and communication technology, Urban and natural spaces, Buildings, Transport and mobility, Services, Initiatives and case studies demonstrating user-centred design in Living Labs.
Deadline for submission of entries is 2 January 2014.
The award ceremony will take place as part of Urbaccess – the European accessibility and universal design exhibition in Paris – on 12 February 2014.
For detailed information about the award see: www.designforall.org