Idea-Tops is Seeking International Partners
Source 05-04-2016Leave a Comment

  The International Space Design Award - Idea-Tops, which has been the most influential, professional and authoritative design award in China since its establishment in 2010, devotes to discovering and recognizing the best designers and design works around the world. In China, a number of real estate developers choose to cooperate with idea-tops awardees. It has attracted architectural and interior designers from over 35 countries and regions including UK, USA, France, Italy, Germany, Greece, Poland, Portugal, Austria, Singapore, South Korea and Japan, etc.

  Over the past 6 years, Idea-Tops has developed 35 strategic partners in the key cities of China, including Beijing Area, Shanghai Area, Taiwan Area, Nanjing Area, Shenzhen Area, Hangzhou Area, Chongqing Area, Suzhou Area, Xi’an Area etc.


  Idea-Tops has made a huge network throughout China now, in 2016 our target is to multiply and extend the network into the whole world. The Organizing Committee is marking up her territory in the USA, UK, France, Italy, Greece, Austria, Czech, Chile, Portugal, Australia, India, Japan etc. If you have rich industry resources and experiences in your local place, please don’t hesitate to join us(E-mail: and be our international partner.

  Our goal is to make a win-win cooperation based on the principle of mutually beneficial.

  The Organizing Committee will mark her partners in all promotional materials and activities.

 For the partners who can collect more than 100 pieces of entries, the Organizing Committee will cover one representative’s accommodation, catering and round-trip tickets for her/his presence at the grand awarding ceremony of Idea-Tops in Shenzhen.

  At the Ceremony, many world-class designers, architects, senior scholars and some other social celebrities will appear on site, it is a very valuable opportunity to communicate and exchange with these top talents.

  It is definitely worthwhile for you to be an international partner of Idea-Tops with her world-class Judge team, heavy-weight participants and abundant industry resources!

World-class Judge Team

  Idea-Tops has a judge team consisting of celebrities, senior scholars, top designers & architects, influential media-men and so on. such as

Graeme Scannell, the Design Director of Gensler

Julia Monk, Vice President of HOK, Co-Founder of BBG-BBGM

Darren Cartlidge, Operation Director of Atkins in Asia-Pacific

Mark Hemel, the designer of Guangzhou Tower—China's tallest Tower

Takehiko Nagakura, Professor of School of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Antonino Saggio, Dean and Professor of School of Architecture, University of Rome

Heavy-weight Participants

  Idea-Tops has attracted many glaring participants. 11 outstanding projects of EXPO Milano 2015 competed for Idea-Tops last year, such as design teams of Italy Pavilion, Austria Pavilion, Czech Pavilion , Chile Pavilion, Turkey Pavilion, Israel Pavilion, China Pavilion etc.

Peak Forum of Milan EXPO National Pavilions

Klaus K.Loenhart-Designer representative of Austria Pavilion

Michal Kristof-Designer representative of Czech Pavilion (left)

Ondrej Chybik-Designer representative of Czech Pavilion (right)

Nie Jian ping, Founder of villafound attended Idea-Tops in 2014

Jean Nouvel, Winner of Pritzker Architecture Prize

Fuksas couple, Chief Designer of Shenzhen Airport T3 Terminal

They both attended the competition in 2013.

Hagy Belzberg, Chief designers of Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, attended the competition in 2012

Fabrizio De Leva, Design team of Russian Cultural Centre in Beijing,  attended Idea-Tops in 2011

Industry Resources

  Started from 2010, Idea-Tops has been accumulating relative industry resource and contacts, including designers, architects, material manufacturers, real estate investors etc. With these precious resources, Idea-Tops has become a hub of communication for designers and investors, investors always ask Idea Tops to recommend its winning designer for their projects. For example, in 2015 the organizing committee was invited to introduce 2014 Idea Tops Winner Mr. Hong Zhongxuan to make the interior design for the club office on the top floor of Burj Dubai. At the same time, Chinese design companies have been asking Idea Tops to introduce excellent foreign designers to be their partners for some high end luxury projects.


  Idea-Tops is a very effective window for overseas architectural & interior designers to get attention in China and possibly enter the Chinese market.


  Idea-Tops has gained a fruitful year of 2015, let us look at reaching forward together in 2016.

Here is our contact way:

Idea-Tops Organizing Committee

Tel.: +86-755-83869568

Add.: 4th Floor, IBR Building. No. 29 Meiao 3rd Road, Shangmeilin, Futian District, Shenzhen, China




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