Lighting up 8 cities worldwide DRIVENxDESIGN 2016 WORLD TOUR is an global celebration of design excellence including awards, summits and showcases covering cutting edge design projects. These celebrate the now and next across 40 design categories and are grouped by Space, Object, Communication, Experience and Digital.


Have you commissioned, created or consumed great design? Showcase your work on a global platform, celebrate your team’s excellence and be part of the DRIVENxDESIGN revolution.  All nominations are rated by an esteemed panel and followed up with a city based awards night.

Nomination PacksDiscount for 4 or more nominations – valid globally for 12 months

Single Nomination – Ideal for a single project, in a single category in a single city



Summits are exciting day long programs that highlight the latest key trends bring together the key people in design to talk, learn and share.  Sessions can include labs, presentations or panels and are ideal for those who want to be part of the next and now.



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Design News

Winners Announced - 2016 Melbourne Design Awards

🕒 30/06/2016

Winners of the 2016 World [app] Design Awards have been announced by design100 Founder Mark Bergin including Best Studio less than 5 - Farrah Design, Best Studio 5 to 20 – Emote Digital, and Best Studio 20+ Monkii. The Design Champion award has been awarded to Mirvac and Best Startup named as Therefore Studio.

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Ghostbusters: Dimension - The World’s most Immersive VR Experience

🕒 29/06/2016

The Verge try out one of the world’s most expensive and immersive virtual reality experiences at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Times Square. On July 1st, Sony and a Utah startup called The Void will open Ghostbusters: Dimension, which lets you become a ghostbuster in what The Void likes to call a "hyper-real" world.

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Are Branding Agencies Still Relevant?

🕒 29/06/2016

The old way of designing brands is in desperate need of a rethink, writes Edenspiekermann's Paul Woods for Fast Comany.

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Approval of Crown’s Barangaroo tower ‘disappointing,’ say Institute

🕒 29/06/2016

Crown Resorts’ proposed casino tower in Sydney’s Barangaroo, designed by UK-based Wilkinson Eyre, has been approved by the independent NSW Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) – a decision the Australian Institute of Architects describes as “disappointing.

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Under The Same Sun - South London Gallery

🕒 27/06/2016

The other week I found myself south of the river in Peckham for the opening of Under The Same Sun; the latest exhibit at the South London Gallery reviewed by Natasha Nuttall.

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