The UX Design Awards by International Design Center Berlin honour outstanding design and user orientation in products, digital solutions and services. The competition is run annually. The UX Design Awards honour holistic design that places an emphasis on people and the entire user experience, and which eschews classical product categories. All nominated product solutions are presented to the general public at IFA, the global trade show for consumer and home electronics in Berlin.

User-centred design creates meaningful products and services that add human value. Businesses that emphasise user experience strengthen customer loyalty and brand value. With a successful participation in the competition, companies and agencies acquire a valuable communication tool for positioning products and services on the global market.

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Call for Entries
UX Design Awards 2017

The competition for the best intuitive products and concepts enters a new round: Corporations, design consultancies and agencies worldwide are invited to submit their user-centered product solutions and services until March 31st. Bestowed by the International Design Center Berlin, the annual awards honor outstanding design and intuitive quality in electronic products, digital solutions, services and environments. From this year onwards, the competition also includes professional concepts, prototypes and research projects. All nominated solutions and services will be exhibited at IFA, the global consumer electronics show in Berlin, from September 1 to 6, 2017 .

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IFA Exhibition
UX Design Awards 2017

The UX Design Awards exhibition at IFA showcases all product solutions nominated by the jury. The nominees will be presented at IFA, the global trade show for consumer and home electronics in Berlin.

Winners 2016

UX Design Award Gold

»ICAROS« by Munich startup Icarus GmbH has won this year's UX Design Award Gold. The innovative fitness device combines exercise with VR gaming creating a complete physical and visual user experience.

UX Design Awards

Eight further products and services have won UX Design Awards: 3D-Controller (FreeDee, DE), Canary (USA), Crusher VRA (Skullcandy, USA), DPD App (DPD in Deutschland, DE), KAMCOS 2.0 (HMI Project GmbH, DE), ReSound Up Smart & ReSound Multi Mic (GN Resound A/S, DK), Roomle – Bring your plan to life (Roomle GmbH, DE) and UBS Planet Art (Razorfish GmbH, DE).

UX Design Award: Public Choice

Qanteon by macio GmbH and Kieback & Peter has won this year's UX Design Award: Public Choice. Please find more information on this product as well as the winners and nominees 2016 on our Award's website:

Nominees 2016

The UX Design Awards Jury nominated companies and agencies from 11 countries in 2016. The nominees are:

Adam Elements International Co., LTD. | akquinet tech@spree GmbH | anyMOTION GRAPHICS GmbH | Canary | CLAGE GmbH / Design Planet | CLYC / FORMFJORD | Delta Electronics, Inc. | Deutsche Telekom AG | DPD Dynamic Parcel Distribution GmbH & Co. KG | emporia Telecom GmbH & Co KG | FreeDee | Gebo Packaging Solutions France SAS | GN Hearing GmbH | GoodWorkLabs | Hello Group | HMI Project GmbH | HYVE Innovation Design GmbH | Isobar | Jacob Jensen Design | Loewe Technologies GmbH | macio GmbH | Mindbody Inc. | Netural GmbH | Pulselocker Inc. | q-bus Mediatektur GmbH | Razorfish GmbH | Roomle GmbH | RWE International SE | S. Siedle & Söhne | Sennheiser / LUNAR Europe | Sensory-Minds GmbH | silverline built-in appliances | Skullcandy International GmbH | SOLID WHITE design & digital media GmbH | Staufenbiel Institut GmbH | Swisscom Schweiz AG | Syncpilot / LUNAR Europe | User Interface Design GmbH | VanBerlo b.v. | Visiomed Group SA

Please find more information about the nominees in our exhibition catalogue 2016.

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