“CATALONIA ECODESIGN AWARD” EXHIBITION
IED Barcelona School of Design will host the exhibition “Catalonia Ecodesign Award 2015″ from 14th to 29th April 2016 in the hall of their school to support the initiative of Generalitat de Catalunya (The Government of Catalonia) that promotes the production and the use of environmentally responsible products.
The exhibition, promoted by Generalitat de Catalunya and the Waste Agency of Catalonia, will showcase the applications awarded in the 2015 edition of the prize in each of the categories (product, product development, development, strategy, young design and Euromediterranian design).
Among the finalists in the category “Young Design” there are Alejandro Jacobo Morales Red River and Orlando Javier Benavides of IED Barcelona and UPC Tech Talent Center School, thanks to its project “Flowing – Sustainable urban transport system with a scooter”.
Organized by the Department of Territory and Sustainability of Generalitat of Catalunya and the Catalan Waste Agency, this award recognizes proposals that, through design, reduce the environmental impacts of products to throughout its lifecycle.