Outstanding sustainable innovations were also sought in 2020 within the German Innovation Award: We followed the call and were fully convincing with our product idea. We are delighted and proud that the expert jury selected our product idea from the large number of all entries.
There were around 700 submissions for the German Innovation Award 2020. The Winner’s Awards are presented for innovations that advance the industry through their originality, implementation and effectiveness.
The jury is made up of independent, interdisciplinary experts from industry, Science, institutions and finance. The evaluation of the submissions is based on the Criteria: level of innovation, user benefit and economic efficiency. The innovation strategy should Aspects such as social, ecological, economic sustainability and the use of energy and resources into account.
Founded by the German Bundestag and sponsored by German industry, as an independent and internationally active institution, the German Design Council champions the competitiveness of companies.
We see the award as a welcome motivation to take the subject of sustainability even further, because we are firmly convinced that many valuable resources can be conserved in this way.