aed neuland sponsorship award 2017
For the sixth time, the aed held its interdisciplinary "neuland" competition for up-and-coming designers. The »neuland« sponsorship award is organized by the aed - a non-profit association for the promotion of architecture, engineering and design and supported by the Karl Schlecht Foundation.
The competition shall serve as a platform for especially talented young people in the design field. The aim is to support innovative and sustainable design which is characterized by the highest possible quality with respect to economy and ecology and is functional and userfriendly at the same time but also meets the highest demands aesthetically. Human beings and a design’s advantages for society shall always be at the centre of the creation.
An independent jury decides who will receive the »neuland« sponsorship award.
The jury is made up of:
Olaf Barski, Barski Design, Product and Industrial Designer
Kai Bierich, wulf architekten, Architect
Lutz Dietzold, German Design Council, Managing Director
Clemens Hilger, Hilger & Boie Design, Communication and Graphic Designer
Dieter Hofmann, Blickfang/design exhibitions, Managing Director
Ben Kauffmann, KTP Architekten, Architect
Nils Holger Moormann, designer furniture, Designer
Prof. Sascha Lobe, L2M3, Communication and Graphic Designer
Stephan Ott, form, Editor-in-chief
Jörn Petersen, Daimler AG, Management User Interface
Dr. Katrin Schlecht, Karl Schlecht Foundation, Board Director
Tom Schönherr, Phoenix Design, Product and Industrial Designer
Prof. Dr. Dr. E.h. Dr. h.c. Werner Sobek, ILEK, Engineer/Architect
Prof. Jürgen Späth, Projekttriangle, Interaction Designer
Petra Stephan, AIT, Editor-in-chief
Susanne Tamborini, md, Editor-in-chief
Prof. Diane Ziegler, ZieglerBürg, Architect