Contests & Events

Design is the engine of growth, cultural orientation, evolution of taste, transformation of lifestyles and consumption. We take care of this at, and on these issues, we can develop competitions and cultural events together.

Promoting design culture is one of the aims of Organizing competitions, seminars and conferences, exhibitions, events; providing consultancy services for cultural and communication initiatives; supporting editorial activities.

The partnership with is agreed based on the objectives of the initiative that companies, public or private entities want to pursue and makes use of our experience in the field of cultural promotion of design themes. can take care of the design, organization and coordination of these initiatives with different degrees of involvement depending on the project needs and internal capabilities of the promoter.

What does do?

For Competitions supports the secretarial activities, the communication, promotion and dissemination actions, from the drafting of the announcement to the receipt of the works up to the organization of the jury.

Competition Regulations are drawn up in accordance with the guidelines defined by professional associations. has its own platform for the management of competitions and can count on its national and international professional and university networks for the dissemination of proposals.

Competition modalities

Competitions can be organized, according to the objectives of the promoter, in two main ways:

  • Invited competition – Participants are individually selected and invited to participate in the competition.
  • Competition of ideas – Through a call for proposals, the initiative is transmitted nationally and internationally. Participation can be open or with defined categories.

Events and exhibitions can support the creation of events and exhibitions in the field of design, dealing with the definition of the cultural project and curatorship, the organization and coordination of specific activities, the definition and implementation of the promotional campaign, and the follow-up of implementation and realization of the initiative.


DIGITAL OPEN DAYS // 1 and 2 JULY 2021

9 July 2021
Discover the training proposal of!

Three teams of the Specializing Master in Strategic Design the winners of the Call4Ideas of the MIND Education programme

6 July 2021
From March 1st to March 19th, 2021, the Call4Ideas engaged students in creating a licensing strategy for MIND, with the goal of supporting the consolidation of its ecosystem and the promotion of the values and themes of the innovation district.

New concept design for sustainable packaging solutions into the food market

3 May 2021

Conviviality 4 Kitchen and Modern Living

2 March 2021
The students of the 9th edition of the Master Industrial Design for Architecture participate in the workshop dedicated to the new needs of modern and contemporary living, to design a high performance kitchen to teach cooking techniques online.


8 July 2021

News and events

News 29 July 2021

Signed the agreement between and CHINA INDUSTRIAL DESIGN ASSOCIATION (CIDA)

The signing ceremony took place on Thursday, July 19, 2021

Sustainable prosperity: perspectives

A dialogue between Pier Luigi Sacco, Luca Streri and Domenico Sturabotti
News 26 July 2021

Yacht Design Alumni stories

Marco Foti, student of the Specializing Master and today Project & Sales Manager of the Yacht division of the Sanlorenzo shipyard
News 23 July 2021

Signed the agreement between and GUANGZHOU DESIGN WEEK

The signing ceremony took place today.
News 22 July 2021

Signed the agreement between and YAOK TRAINING

The signing ceremony took place on Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Discover all the collaboration activities dedicated to companies.




Innovation Challenge organizzata da PoliHub, Technology Transfer Office del Politecnico di Milano e Officine Innovazione di Deloitte


Edition 2020/2021
Every project will count. Your project will count.
Be inspired. Get excited. And show the world how it’s done.

Smart Label, Host Innovation Award

The recognition by HOST - FIERA MILANO and dedicated to the most innovative products and companies in the HO.RE.CA. and retail present at Host Milano 2021 is back



Sustainable prosperity: perspectives

A dialogue between Pier Luigi Sacco, Luca Streri and Domenico Sturabotti

International Day

July 6, 2021 at 7pm
Campus Bovisa, Via Giovanni Verità 25, Milano
Building B2 – classroom B2.2.5

UX Talk – Episode 24