When submitting to the Yacht and Marine Vessels Design competition keep in mind that your submission will be evaluated on multiple dimensions, your design is judged together with its usage, efficiency and technical design. If applicable maintenance and usage guide can also be submitted as pdf. Applicants should send high-resolution images of the design, together with a presentation.
For realized designs, having the A'Award gives added value to your products and separates them from the rest of commoditized goods,it is an excuse to communicate your product to the media, a reason for press releases. Each winner design receives the trophy, published online and at our best designs book, receives a certificate and sticker templates to be attached to the products, the A seal of design excellence is also included in the winners package, this seal is valid for the entire product lifecycle without yearly fees.
The Jury is composed of both Academic and Professional participants worldwide, such as chief executive officers or head designers of companies and faculty heads or professors. In addition, the A Award features the focus group jury, which is composed of ordinary people to normalize the scoring by eliminating the bias on aesthetics and form sections, the votes of Professional, Academic and the Focus Group are weighted to determine the final result.
The best yacht designs are selected according to form, functional and emotional aspects of the product; the designs are considered for their degree of comfort, aesthetic qualities, functionality and usefulness in addition to ease of realization and realization efficiency, ergonomics and human interaction.
The winners of the A'Yacht and Marine Vessels Design Award are provided extensive and exclusive marketing and communication services to promote the success of winning the A'Award. Furthermore, the winning designs appear on the A'best designs book which is available worldwide, this book is furthermore distributed to the high-profile magazine editors, design oriented companies and relevant parties. The winning designs are also exhibited at Italy, and the best designs will be picked for the permanent exhibition. The winners appear on magazines, newspapers, webzines and many other publishing mediums.