The following dates are valid for the 2018 competition year.

Submission Deadline
Extended until April 20, 2018

Submission of digital competition entries via an online registration portal.

Formal Evaluation and Nominations
April – May, 2018

The jury nominates a limited number of competition entries among all valid submissions.

Production Period
Delivery of Competition Entries
June – August, 2018

Exhibition planning and production, submission of texts and images for all nominated entries, delivery of original products and prototypes for adjudication and exhibition at the IFA technology show.

Jury Deliberations
August 28 – 29, 2018

Assessment of all competition entries by the jury, award giving decisions.

IFA Press Days
Press Preview UX Design Awards
August 29 – 30, 2018

Press preview of the UX Design Awards nominee exhibition during IFA press days.

IFA Show
UX Design Awards Exhibition
August 31 – September 5, 2018

Presentation of all award nominees in an exhibition at the IFA technology show.

Award Ceremony at IFA
September 1, 2018

Festive announcement ceremony for the winners in the categories “UX Design Award”, “UX Design Award | Concept” and “UX Design Award Gold” at the IFA show.

Voting for the Audience Award
August 31 – October 31, 2018

Public online vote for the “UX Design Award | Public Choice”, winner announcement in November of the current year.