Submission Criteria

2020 Submission Criteria

Hong Kong Design Centre warmly invites you to participate in this tribune of design excellence, without limit of submission. However, please note that the following criteria apply: 

  1. The entry must have actually been produced and (in the case of commercial products) have become available in one or more Asian markets* between 1 January two year previously and 31 May of the year the entry is submitted (i.e., 1 January 2018 - 31 May 2020 for 2020 submitted entry).
  2. Designs that are still under development and/or have not yet been commercially launched between 1 January two year previously and 31 May of the year the entry is submitted, (i.e., 1 January 2018 - 31 May 2020 for 2020 submitted entry) as well as show flats, prototypes, renderings and artists' impressions of designs are ineligible as Entry.

  3. The entry must be submitted by the design's owner or client, the brand's owner, its designer or its design consultancy. Hong Kong Design Centre may request entrant to submit a Letter of Support when awarded, to certify the owner agree the entry submission.
*Asian markets include :
Afghanistan / Bangladesh / Bhutan / Brunei Darussalam / Cambodia / Hong Kong / India / Indonesia / Islamic Republic of Iran / Japan / Kazakhstan / Korea / Kyrgyzstan / Lao People's Dem. Republic / Macau / Mainland China / Malaysia / Maldives / Mongolia / Myanmar / Nepal / North Korea / Pakistan / Philippines / Singapore / Sri Lanka / Taiwan / Tajikistan / Thailand / Timor-Leste / Turkmenistan / Uzbekistan / Vietnam