IAMAI Design Awards 2020 are the awards to honor the designs which have brought about a distruptive change in the country/industry with their revolutionary ideas.

Your 5 step guide to IAMAI DESIGN AWARDS 2020


Who can Apply?

Any company, organization, institution, agency, consultancy, group or individual which has done any project that qualifies under any of the categories of awards within IAMAI Design Summit 2020


Design Categories

  • Social Impact and Bottom up Design

    The design innovators who have made a social impact/affected or aim to affect the lives of people with their design idea.

  • Citizen Centric Government Initiatives

    All the government projects and initiatives which have shown an innovative turn to the usual policy and governance.

  • Industry and Innovative Design

    If you’re an industry personnel and are working on an innovative idea or design which is a one of its kind ideas and can change the course of your industry, this category is for you.

  • Tech Design

    All the tech wizards, trying to make it big in the tech world with your never seen before designs and unconventional creative streak, we are looking for you.


How to apply?

Applying for entry in the awards is a 3-step simple process

  • 1

    Register Now

  • 2

    Fill out your information

  • 3

    Make the entry fee


Timeline to follow

  • Submit your entries by 28th February 2020

  • Shortlisted candidates to be informed by 10th March 2020

  • Final round of evaluation to be done by 16th March 2020

  • Top 10 ideas to be contacted by 20th March 2020

  • Winners to be announced during the event


Evaluation Criteria

The evaluation of each of the entries will be done using the Design for a better world index.

  • 1

    Improves Personal Capabilities to think, feel, imagine, reason

  • 2

    Connects people and enables community building

  • 3

    Enhances Life Satisfaction

  • 4

    Provides a sense of flow and delight

  • 5

    Reduces Effort and Facilitates Convenience

  • 6

    Helps Save or Make Money

  • 7

    Enhances Personal and Family Health and safety

  • 8

    Enhances Feeling of Purpose

  • 9

    Facilitates/enhances ways to live a more sustainable and socially responsible life

  • 10

    Is designed to be inclusive

Top 10 award entries to be given free design display zone

Our Jury

Girish Prabhu

Co-Chair, Design Committee, IAMAI

Girish Prabhu

Co-Chair, National Design and Innovation Committee, IAMAI

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Unmesh Kulkarni

Unmesh Kulkarni

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Prachi Bhruguwar

Associate Director, Design Studio - Accenture

Prachi Bhruguwar

Associate Director - India Lead (Nation Head) for Experience Design Studio - Accenture

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Harshit Desai

Aditya Birla Finance Limited

Harshit Desai

Head, Customer Experience, Alliances and Automation, Aditya Birla Finance Limited

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Shakti Banerjee

HOD, MIT Institute of Design

Shakti Banerjee

Professor & HOD, MIT Institute of Design

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