Goldreed Industrial Design Award (“GIDA” for short), 

based in Xiongan New Area of China, is an international design prize 

driven by globalization, specialization and market orientation. 

The prize is created to discover the future of design

inspire the quality of future living 

and empower the design of future cities by exploring the Chinese concept of “harmony” 

and attracting the global innovation featuring artificial intelligence and sustainability.


Design for the Future and a Better Life, 

which Inspired by the Eastern Wisdom.


To discover the good designs towards future which can lead a better lifestyle

upgrade industries 

and balance the city life with the nature.



Entries Requirements

  • 1. The award is dedicated to Designers, design teams, design studios, companies, universities and institutes from all countries and creative fields.

  1. 2. If multiple parties are involved in the same product development (i.e. designer, company, etc.), make sure only one party registers and submits the entry only once.

  2. 3. The applicant must be the designer or have the rights on the entries she or he is presenting.

  3. 4. Participation is free of charge.

TWO GROUPs are available for the entries.

Product Group

Entries must be products that have been on the marketand the product must be on the market for no more than two years (that is, products listed on or after January 15, 2018), which conform to national industrial policies and relevant technological standards.

Concept Group

Entries must be original design works that are not sold or produced in the marketwith significant innovations in functions, structure, form, technology, materials and low carbon.

Eight Entry Categories

  • Transportation Means

    Includes unmanned vehicles, smart buses, high-speed trains, automobiles, aircrafts, tools and facilities for riding instead of walking, service-oriented vehicles in urban areas, water vehicles, etc.
  • Manufacturing Equipment

    Includesmanufacturing equipment, construction equipment, agricultural and forestry equipment, mechanical tools, medical devices, office facilities, transportation equipment, protective equipment, etc.
  • Information Processing

    Includes communication equipment, broadcast and television equipment, audio and video equipment, wearable devices, computers, intelligent terminals, etc.
  • Home Life

    Includes home furniture, home appliances, kitchen and bathroom, home decoration, products for the aged, children products, mother and baby products, toys and musical instruments, etc.
  • Sports and Healthcare

    Includessports and fitness equipment, leisure products, outdoor products, physical testing devices, health monitoring devices, etc.
  • Public facilities

    Includes urban furniture, public lighting, guiding signs, shared facilities, information service facilities, sanitation facilities, safety facilities, transportation facilities, facilities for leisure and entertainment, etc.
  • Culture and Creativity

    Includes products with local culture, stationery, fashion clothing and accessories, packaging and tableware, etc.
  • Communication Design

    Includes the logos, branding, showcase, packaging, animation, print advertising meGIDA,website, Apps, userinterface, publishing, etc.

GIDA Awards

The Goldreed Industrial Design Awards has a total award pool of 4,300,000 RMB, with over 30 cash awards to assign.

1° award “BEST OF THE BEST”: 1,000,000 RMB


Winners Benefits

A. Prize

The prize pool for the Goldreed Award totals 4.3 million RMB. The prize money for the Best of the Best (the best design of the year) will be 1 million RMB.

B. Certificate and Trophy

A trophy and certificate of GIDA will be presented definitely to the laureates, and their works will be included in the permanent collection managed by the Goldreed Industrial Design Award Committee.

C. Ceremony and Exchanges

Winners will be presented at GIDA Award Ceremony at the Third Hebei International Industrial Design Week in September, and other activities. Winners will be offered the exclusive opportunities to connect with potential clients, business partners and the media.

D. Business Opportunities

Award winning designers will be invited to participate in a series of business activities related to design realization.

E. Exhibitions

Both virtual and physical exhibitions of good designs are planned to be held.

F. Media Support

Goldreed Award, together with more than 100 mainstream media across the world, has established a media promotion network covering different sectors and channels.

Jury and Evaluation


  • 01

    Launching Ceremony

    Novermber 21, 2019
  • 02

    Call for Entries

    January 15 to June 30, 2020
  • 03

    Jury Meeting

    July 5, 2020
  • 04

    Preliminary Evaluation

    July 6 to 12, 2020
  • 05

    Results Announcement

    July 14 to 22, 2020
  • 06

    Entries Delivery for Second Evaluation

    July 14 to August 10, 2020
  • 07

    Second Evaluation

    August 15 to 16, 2020
  • 08

    Good Design Exhibition

    August 17-September 3, 2020
  • 09

    Final Evaluation

    September 15 to 16, 2020
  • 010

    Awards Ceremony

    September 18, 2020
  • 011

    Winners Exhibition

    September 17 to 23, 2020


A. Protection of Intellectual Property Rights

a. All participants must be the owner of the intellectual property or the designer with no dispute over the entry. For entries having not been licensed, participants need to submit an application (records) materials while the registration for the competition. For entries still without any related intellectual property certification after winning an award, GIDA Committee has the right to require written promise to guarantee the originality of those entries. For entries with intellectual property dispute, GIDA Committee has the right to invalidate the registration of entries.

b. The Intellectual Property Statement of Goldreed Industrial Design Award Entries should be downloaded from the GIDA official website before the deadline of registration. The pictures of Statement are required to be uploaded with information and signature properly signed.

c. If economic or reputational losses are caused by the defective entries, the host and the organizers have the right including but not limited to demanding economic and reputational compensations, litigation costs, attorneys' fees, insurance fees, appraisal fees, etc.

d. The intellectual property of all entries is owned by the participants.

B. Publicity and Confidentiality

GIDA Committee has the right to use the registration information for award promotions, including but not limited to shooting, exhibiting, news reporting, publishing of entries. All entries shall be deemed to be non-confidential, except participants applying for a Confidential Evaluation by email within five working days after registration. GIDA Committee will not bear the loss caused by the use of the entries in publicity.

C. Registration Information

Once the registration information is submitted, modification is not allowed. GIDA Committee shall have the right to refuse any request of modification. The participants shall ensure the correctness and

truthfulness of the registration information. GIDA Committee shall have the right to revoke the entry’s award qualification and honor, and recover the prize money. In order to ensure the orderly conduct of the appraisal work, GIDA Committee and the jury shall have the right to adjust the entry category accordingly.

D. Registration Qualification

Only the designer and the owner are eligible for registration, the participant should confirm and coordinate with the relevant units to avoid the duplicate registration. GIDA Committee shall bear no legal responsibility for the problems intrigued by the duplicate registration and have the right to invalidate the award-winning qualification and honor, and to recover bonus if the problems are not coordinated timely. One entry is only allowed to apply for one category.

E. Notifications and Feedback

All GIDA notifications will be released on official website and registration system, and participants shall pay close attention to related channels and respond promptly. Otherwise participants shall assume the liability to any negative consequences of missing information or delayed-reply.

F. Delivery

a. According to GIDA Regulations, shortlisted entries for Second Evaluation are required to send the physical product or prototype(model). Candidates must strictly comply with Entry Delivery Instructions for delivering; any overdue delivery will be deemed as retraction.

b. All costs regarding transportation, tariffs, insurance, customs, etc. shall be borne by participants.

c. At the stage of Inputting Delivery Information, candidates should fill in the delivery information in registration system. GIDA Committee shall only be responsible for the safety, security of the entry according to the delivery information. Please see detailed information about Inputting Delivery Information in the GIDA 2020 Delivery Instructions for Shortlisted Entries. (Announced with Preliminary Evaluation Results Announcement)

d. All GIDA evaluations and exhibitions will take place at professional venues and entries will be transported, safeguarded and reviewed in accordance with relevant industry standards. If insurance demanded, participants shall purchase it themselves.

e. Participants should install the product to ensure the fully functional performance for jury’s experience. If participants entrust GIDA Committee to install the product, the detailed installation video or instructions must be provided. 

G. Return

a.GIDA Committee is not supposed to take responsibility of returning entries after the exhibitions. While if needed participants shall provide Returning information according to the Notification of Returning Entries posted on the official website of GIDA. No submission or overdue submission will not be taken after the deadline of submission. All costs regarding entries returning including shipment fee, tariffs, insurance, customs, etc, shall be paid by participants.

b.GIDA Committee only returns entries two times: 1) Non-awarded entries will be returned after GIDA Good Designs Exhibition; 2) Entries except those donated to the GIDA Committee will be returned after GIDA Winner’s Exhibition. Specific delivery period will be announced on GIDA official website and registration system. To ensure the progress of evaluations and exhibitions, entry returning requests will be rejected during non-return time.

c. Participants shall bear all costs regarding transportation, tariffs, etc. For entries to foreign countries, participants should provide the customer A/C No. of the designated courier services company.

d. Participants shall bear the “Deferred Management Fee” if applying after returning period according to GIDA 2019 Delivery Instructions for Shortlisted Entries. The returning time shall be specified by the GIDA Committee after receiving “Deferred Management Fee”, and urgent items are not accepted.

e. Participants will automatically be deemed as waiving the ownership of the entry without completing return information by August 31, 2020.

H. Donation and Collection

a. GIDA Committee only collects the qualified awarded entries and GIDA Collection Certificate will be issued.

b. All prized winners shall donate the entries to GIDA Committee. With concerns of further research and development, shipment difficulty of oversized entry, the worth over the prize, participants must submit a written application and related referential materials, then prototype or model shall be delivered after the approval of GIDA Committee.

I. Final Evaluation and Award Ceremony

All prized-winner candidates should be present at Final Evaluation for prize qualification or he/she will be deemed as disqualifying for awards and bonus. Winners will be invited to Award Ceremony and all travel expenses shall be borne by participants.

J. Certificates, Trophies and Bonuses

a. GIDA provides electronic certificates for prized entries. All certificates are automatically generated in the registration system for download after Final Evaluation.

b. One trophy for each awarded entry will be awarded at GIDA Award Ceremony. Participants who are unable to attend the event will be deemed as giving up the trophy.

c. Prize money will be wire transferred after award ceremony in accordance with the national tax provisions and processes in the current year. Prize money will be transferred to the nominated personal account or the company (including the branch company) account. Domestic recipient can be a company or individual, while foreign recipient can only be an individual. If the recipient is not the system registrant, a written authorization is required.

e. Participants shall be deemed to agree above terms once submitting the entry, and GIDA committee reserves the right of final interpretation.


Goldreed Industrial Design Award Committee

Phone / Fax: + 86-312-5675515



Official Website:

Address: No. 29, Lane 3, Yongkang Road, Nanguancun West Street, Rongcheng County, 

Xiongan New District, Hebei Province, China.



Xiongan Future Industrial Design Institute


Goldreed Industrial Design Award Committee

Support units: 

People's Government of Hebei Province

Xiongan New Area Management Committee


Bonus of GIDA

The bonus pool for the Goldreed Award totals 4.3 million Yuan. The bonus for Best of the Best is up to 1 million Yuan.


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