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Reshape Competition 2019

Organized by Noumena in collaboration with INDUSTRY- From Needs to Solutions, Fira Barcelona and IED Barcelona, Reshape is a Design platform promoting research, design and the production of digital ideas, exploring implications and applications of technology in our society.

Driven by innovation and sustainability, Reshape aims to connect emerging talents in design, industry leaders, cutting-edge experts in tech, and research centre, rethinking digital disruption in the fields of wearables and product design.

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RESHAPE PLATFORM

Launched on a yearly basis, the Reshape Competition focuses on tech in fashion and smart products. The contest attracts worldwide designers exploring the impact of tech in design solutions on our daily life, habitats, and social behaviours.

Reshape competitions involve several institutions, industries and experts, with the aim of producing innovative thinking and a high quality network of designers. Living in the digital era gives rise to new problems and challenges that can be reshaped by designers.

RESHAPE 19 |
COGNIFIED MATTER

Reshape has now announced the 5th edition of its annual competition: RESHAPE 19 | COGNIFIED MATTER.

The Reshape competition aims to connect valuable designers with industry players, giving support and valuable feedback to scale up their ideas. Focusing on future applications of Wearable Tech and Smart Products, this year's challenge invites designers, makers, artists and creative minds to predict new trends, elaborate novel solutions, and recalibrate existing markets in the direction of more sustainable models.

Our goal is to redefine contemporary devices towards a new generation of cognitive nodes, connecting us to our habitats and ecosystems.

Reshape Competition Prize

Reshape 19 | Cognified Matter will shortlist three winners and two honorable mentions in each category: Wearable Technology and Smart Product.

The winning designers will be awarded two scholarships* (value: 6,000 Euros) for the Postgraduate in Design for Wearables at IED Barcelona, a financial prize of up to 1,000 Euros, and an invitation to the Reshape Forum to meet the relevant industry leaders and present their proposals to the INDUSTRY and Reshape audience. Additionally, shortlisted projects will be showcased at the Reshape Exhibition and invited to the Reshape Networking night.

*100% Scholarship program for the Wearable Technology category winner. 50% Scholarship program for the Product Design category winner. Inscription fees are not included in the Scholarship prize.

LATESTS CONFIRMED |
RESHAPE JURY MEMBERS

BEHNAZ FARAHI

Architecture, Fashion and Interaction Designer

ALBERTO LOVISETTO

3D Project Coordinator

JULIA WEEMS

IED- Fashion School Director

SIMONE CESANO

Senior Director Design Operations

ALDO SOLLAZZO

RAQUEL BUJ

Architecture, Fashion and technology platform.

RESHAPE 18 | Sensing materialities

Last Reshape Forum Awards

The selected projects in the IV Edition of Reshape competition for the categories: Wearable technology and Smart product.

WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY CATEGORY

PRODUCT DESIGN CATEGORY

PARTNERS

  • Noumena
  • IED