The First “Science & Future” International Concept Car Desig

The First “Science & Future” International Concept Car Design Contest
Jury: World Design Masters
Endorsement: International Authority
Top award: Ten thousand dollars
Opportunity to display the works: 2010 Beijing International Auto Show

[Website]
www.science-future.com.cn

[Organization]
Organizers: FOTON & The Industrial Designers Society of America(IDSA)
Endorsement: The International Council of Societies of Industrial Design(Icsid)

[Awards]
The Great Award: 1
The winner can be awarded USD 10 thousand in cash, at the same time, he will win the change of displaying the entry model in 2010 11th Beijing International Auto Exhibition.

Single Awards: 12
Best Advanced Technology Award
Best Creative Future Award
Best Harmonious Beauty Award
Most Popular Award
Best Organization Award
Note:
the winners of the three Gold Awards will also have the change to display their models in 2010 11th Beijing International Auto Exhibition.
Gold Award: USD 2,000
Silver Award: USD 1, 500
Bronze Award: USD 800

Award for Nomination: 20
The winners of Nominee Awards can get the Award Certificates signed by international top auto designer personally and Trophies.

[Members of Evaluation Committee and introduction]
Fabrizio Giugiaro (Italian): Vice President and Styling Director of Italdesig Giugiaro S.p.A…
Carlos Hinrichsen (Chile): President of International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid), industrial designer
Orazio Fusetti Daldosso (Italian): Design & Technical Executive Advisor of Italian TESCO Auto Design Company
Umberto Palermo (Italian): Chief Designer of IDEA
Wu Xuebin (American): Chief Designer and President of Automotive Engineering Research Institute of FOTON

[Theme of the Design—“Science & Future”]
The entries should display both technology integrating knowledge and innovation and future driven by the needs of human instinct, and finally taking the advanced technology and future as concept, create a harmonious future of “human .car. life”.

Design Background:
In the next 5 to 20 years, what kinds of change will be happened about “human.car.life”? Facing the future, all of us have a common dream: mutual harmony of “human, car, nature and future”.

Design Target:
Please design a car for the “QUICK” group (people who are between 20 to 28 years old and just step into the society) to meet their inner demands against the background of future.

[Contest Process]
The first phase Campus road performance and entry register: from Sep. 1 to Nov. 30, 2009

The second phase Preliminary entries submission: from Dec. 1 to 20, 2009

The third phase First assessment; From Jan. 4 to 12, 2010

The fourth phase Finals: from Jan. 15 to the end of Jan, 2009.

The fifth phase E-TEST network test: from Mar. 1 to Apr. 10, 2009.

The sixth phase Car mode submission: from April 1 to 10, 2010

The seventh phase Award ceremony and exhibition: from April 23 to May 2, 2010

:smiley: Hello, Ladies, gentlemen:
First of all, please accept our sincere greetings form Beijing, China.

We are the Organizing Committee of The First “Science & Future” International Concept Car Design Contest. We hope to invite you or your friends to attend this gala.

This contest is jointly hosted by The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA)and FOTON, is the most authoritative and has the most international influence in the mainland by far.

The jury is composed of famous experts from all over the world, including: Fabrizio Giugiaro, Vice-president and Director of Design Center of international top auto design unit Italdesign-Giugiaro; Carlos Hinrichsen, President of International Council Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid); Orazio Fusetti Daldosso, Executive Advisor on Design and Technology of Italy TESCO Auto Design Corporation; Umberto Palermo, Chief Designer of I.de.A Design Institute; Liu Guanzhong, Chief Designer of Systematic Design Office of Department of Industrial Design, Academy of Art & Design, Tsinghua University, Chief Responsible Professor of Academy of Art & Design, Vice-director of China Industrial Design Association;Wu Xuebin, Chief Designer of FOTON and President of China Automotive Engineering Research Institute, etc.

This contest is endorsed by the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid). All the certificates will bear a logo of Icid. The Organizing Committee will strictly adhere to the rules in executing the contest to provide a fair and professional competition environment for contestants both home and abroad.

The contest has one Great Award, 12 Single Awards and 20 Nominee Awards. The winner can be awarded USD 10 thousand in cash, at the same time, he will win the chance of displaying the entry model in “2010 11th Beijing International Auto Exhibition”.

The car sales volume in Chinese markets has been among the top ones in the world and Chinese own brand has witnessed rapid development. The contest is held in the hope that Chinese car designs can be understood by the world, Chinese car industry can learn from the world first ranking concept and technologies in car design and also, the world potential car designers can be known by the Chinese market.

This contest has been widely by and participated by many renowned colleges, car design institutions and enthusiasts. It is undoubtedly a great gala in the auto design field of China and the world in terms of organization, scale and social concern.

We are great delighted and honored at your participation. We firmly believe that participation in this contest will be a wonderful experience and memory.

Best regards,

Organizing Committee of The First “Science & Future”
International Concept Car Design Contest

Please log on the website for more information about the contest.
www.science-future.com.cn
The time for overseas registration has been prolonged to 17:30 pm, November 30th, 2009. (Beijing Time)