Founded in 2012, the LYON CITY DEMA!N association is committed to promoting the use of the design approach in urban transformation, making urban design more attractive and uniting the major players in the field in the Lyon metropolitan area.

Lyon City Demain 2017 Design Competition in this edition is asking candidates to develop a project based on wellness and living better in the city.

Designers, architects, urban planners, scenographers, associations and groups, including students, both in France and abroad are invited to submit projects which incorporate current and forestable changes in urban living, taking into consideration: teamwork, independence, nomadism, dematerialisation, connected lifestyle etc.

Each submitted project should tackle one or more of the following three issues whilst falling within the development of the Lyon-Gerland Biodistrict: Natural Environment, Food and Mobility and Social Ties.

There is no entry fee for this Design Competition!

It's free to enter!

Who can enter?

This competition is open to everyone in the design field, both in France and abroad, including students or those already engaged in professional activity.


During the conception phase, the organizers will provide grants of a maximum of 3.000 Euro for each selected project. Additional grants between 3.000 and 10.000 Euro will be privded during the next, Production phase, awarded by associated partner companies. The total funding budget for the event is 13.000 Euro.

Four winning designers will each be awarded one of the public awards. In addition, all exhibiting laureates will benefit from the promotion linked to LYON CITY DEMA!N 2017 – Chapitre Biodistrict Lyon-Gerland.

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For all further informations about the Lyon Design: LYON CITY DEMA!N 2017 visit the following official website:


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