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18 – 23.3.2018, Frankfurt am Main

Design Plus powered by Light + Building

Review Light + Building 2016


Organiser: Messe Frankfurt in cooperation with German Design Council (Rat für Formgebung)
Date: 13.3.-18.3.2016
Location: Hall 1.2 A51

The 'Design Plus powered by Light + Building' competition presents the innovations and future-proof products of exhibitors at the trade fair and includes submissions from the fields of lighting, electro-technology and home and building automation.

All products submitted are judged by a panel of expert judges on the following criteria:

  • Design: quality of design, choice of materials, functionality (universal design)
  • Ecology: energy efficiency, sustainability (use of resources), durability
  • Technology: inventiveness, function, technical quality, capacity for integration

All exhibitors at Light + Building, as well as students and recently qualified graduates on courses of product design, industrial design, architecture or interior architecture, are invited to submit entries for the 'Design Plus powered by Light + Building' competition.

The registration deadline for Design Plus powered by Light + Building is already elapsed. A participation in this competition is no longer possible.

In 2016 129 companies from 25 countries participated with 214 products. Of these, 25 have been awarded - 4 with Best of. In the young designers category 88 students and young professionals participated and 13 got awarded, 3 of them with Best of.

Congratulations to all winners!

The Award Ceremony will take place on Sunday, 13.3.2016 at 2 p.m. at the exhibition area in hall 1.2, A51.

The press information and for publication released winners and products can be found here.

For further information on the special exhibition please contact:
Frau Anna Stiefel
Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH
Tel: +49 69 7575 6251
Email: anna .stiefel @messefrankfurt .com