‘GENSAI’ refers to the mitigation of damage or casualties caused by disasters. This competition has been held annually since 2011, seeking ideas and designs to promote ‘GENSAI’, the disaster mitigation. For this 10th year, the theme is “Gensai design in the age of living with COVID-19”, given that our world is now facing this crisis from the viewpoint of disaster mitigation.
Competitions & Awards
18 January 2021
21 December 2020
20 December 2020
17 December 2020
2 November 2020
27 October 2020
We are happy to share the announcement of the 2021 Student Service Design Challenge and invite all Cumulus students to participate. This service design challenge aims to support human-centred design students with the start of their careers.
It’s open to current design students, and is initiated by Philips Experience Design, as part of its mission to involve young designers in finding people-centered and future-oriented services for people who need care.
23 October 2020
2 October 2020
The recent Beirut’s port explosion sent a shockwave throughout the city causing widespread destruction and damage to its historical areas. We are inviting urbanists, architects and designers to #designforpeace. Submission platform: http://beirut-id.com/ Submission deadline: Sunday 31st January 2021, 23.59 PM UTC.
17 September 2020
»Designers in Residence« invites young international designers to Pforzheim, Germany!
The scholarship is directed towards young designers especially in the areas of jewellery, fashion, accessory and industrial design. Interdisciplinary working methods are welcome. The deadline for applications is November 15, 2020.