Best Client Award open for submissions

May 19 2015

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DUTCH DESIGN AWARD FOR GOOD COMMISSIONING

Dutch Design Awards (DDA) has opened registrations for the Best Client Award, the prize for good commissioning in relation to design. Clients, project leaders and designers who wish to compete for this recognition can register through the DDA website until 1 July 2015. The presentation will take place on Saturday 24 October during Dutch Design Week.

BEST CLIENT AWARD

With this prize, the DDA gives recognition to the added (im)material value of design for companies and institutions. The Best Client Award is awarded annually to the organisation who has deployed design strategically, sustainably and innovatively in the most professional manner. Clients, project leaders and designers can register online until 1July at www.dutchdesignawards.nl/submit. Following the payment of the once-only registration fee (€ 150 excl. VAT), the registration becomes official and is processed.

JURY AND CRITERIA

All submissions will be evaluated by a jury of experts. This year comprising Pieter Aarts (Design Management Netwerk), Rita van Hattum (BNO), Roel Stavorinus (Metroel), Luuk Ros (Adformatie) and Mark van Iterson (Heineken). Important criteria are the level of professionalism, strategy, sustainability and innovation.

HALL OF FAME

The Best Client Award was previously awarded to the zoo Natura Artis Magistra (2014), construction company Heijmans (2013), designers Suzanne Oxenaar and Otto Nan (2012) and Koninklijke Ahrend (2011).