Ideasforward wants to give young creative people from around the world the opportunity to express
their views on the future of societies through their innovative and visionary proposals. We are an
experimental platform seeking progressive ideas that reflect on emerging themes. The eco design,
sustainable architecture, new materials, concepts and technologies are compelling issues in the
societies of the future and the involvement of the whole community is imperative. In an era of
globalization where communication was dominated by the technological revolution, there is the need to
rethink the cities and how Man relates in a global World as well as rethink the economic, social and
cultural patterns of contemporary societies.
The young creatives and thinkers are a precious commodity that we value a lot and so we want to give
them voice, because we believe in their value and their ideas and because together we can change
AIM OF THE COMPETITION – 24H
A space where the time limit is used to stimulate your creativity.
This competition proposes give responses in 24H to the social problems, climate changes,
humanitarian causes and sociologic problems of the contemporary societies.
Commitment, perseverance, inspiration and hard work are the necessary bases to develop a proposal
that meets the premises that will be released regularly in the brief of the competition.
We challenge you to prove your talent in 24 hours!
There are a period of registration on the competition, when it end, started the 24H competition!
You have 24H to develop a proposal that responds to the program contained on a brief that you only
know on the same day that start competition.
Take the risk!
We take on the premise that it is impossible to live without forgetting.
Memory is like a mirror, a souls perfume, a conscience placed in time from where we can observe the
past and those that are absent, calling them to us.
By conserving not only their ideas, but also their order and position we can make part of the world they
Memory is, therefore, the psychiatric faculty that allows us to retain and recall past events.
Throughout history, monuments and buildings were ordered to be constructed, streets and cities were
named in memory of someone’s achievements that deserve to be remembered by the people.
This human need to preserve the past for future memories comes since Ancient Mesopotamia times.
The importance of passing on this knowledge to the future generations as an effort to maintain the
history of human kind alive by registering its most striking and defining moments, is an imperative of
our society !
Keeps alive the moments !!
Is only available on competition day!
CONDITIONS FOR PARTICIPATING
Participation can be individual or as a group. Participants must be over 18 years old.
In the case of groups, the leader must be over 18 years old.
By participating in an ideasforward contest the participant accepts all the terms and conditions
published on our website that define the rules for use of the company website, as well as the rules of
DATES AND FEES
Promotional registration period from – April 14 to April 23 – Fee 10€
Regular registration period from April 24 to May 13, 23:59 – Fee 15€
Late period of registration from May 14 to May 16 12:00 (noon) (London GMT + 0:00)
The competition begins at May 16 12:00 (noon) to May 17 at 12:00 (noon) (London GMT + 0:00)
Jury evaluation – May 18 to May 30
Publication of winners and honorable mentions at www.if-ideasforward.com on May 31
1st Place – € 500 + publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + Bottle
Kit by My Little Garden
2nd Place – publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + Bottle Kit by My
3rd Place – publication in website, social networks and media partners + 24H trophy + Bottle Kit by My
7 Honorable Mentions – publication in website, social networks and media partners
This is a competition in 24 hours so you only have access to the brief on the contest day
Download on May 16th from 12:00 pm (noon) (London GMT+0:00)
but do not forget that you always have to register before May 16th at 12:00 am (noon) (London GMT +