Do you design the future? – The Green Product Award is an annual international competition for sustainable products and services from established firms and Start-ups. Students/Alumni/Inventors/Designers with new concepts are also welcome to join. For the best ones, there will be financial aid to realize the concept in Germany and Asia.
Solutions from established firms & Start-ups. All participants will receive a point-based judgement for their submissions from an international jury, the result serves as a feedback for the participant as well as criteria for the Green Product Selection. Selected Participants receive a set of communication benefits such as PR, Seal, Publication (Online and Print), international design fairs), as well as support in the market development through our cooperation with online shops. Also extra services such as license marketing.
New concepts. To help realizing good concepts, we will provide a guideline after registration to help the concept development - from the problem statement of a product/ service design, business modeling and to the final pitch presentation. All concepts receive a point-based feedback. Preselected ones get a preliminary feedback. The best 20 concepts will be invited to pitch appointments of our venture network.
When entering the international market, participants will be assisted on demand in protection issues (design right and patent) and utilization of your concept/solution, as well as in crowdfunding and license marketing.
SPECIAL: The current 5 year plan of China intends to establish 10.000 green products until year 2020 on the market. Through our strategic partnerships with national government institutions and the biggest IP and licensing marketer in China we can provide award participants a direct market entry.
WE DESIGN THE FUTURE, TOGETHER! - We are continuously searching for design, innovation and sustainability experts (or those who want to be) for our sustainable projects and workshops.