METU ID is once again the 5th best design school in the Europe & Americas section of the Red Dot Design Ranking for Design Concept 2017. This year’s Red Dot Award: Design Concept received 4,724 entries from 58 countries. 20 international design experts from the Red Dot jury panel selected 345 design concepts to be honored. Since its inception in 2005, the Red Dot Award: Design Concept has grown to be the largest and most recognized professional design competition for design concept and prototypes worldwide. This year, the ranking of top 15 institutions included 5 schools from the USA, 3 from the UK, and one from Germany, France, Sweden, Canada, Norway and Turkey. Winners of the Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2017 were announced and presented during the awarding ceremony in Singapore, in the newly opened Red Dot Design Museum overlooking the waterfront at the Marina Bay. The Red Dot Design Yearbook 2017, the winners’ exhibition at the museum as well as the online exhibition on the Red Dot Award: Design Concept website were also revealed upon the announcement of the highest accolade for the award, the Red Dot: Luminary. We sincerely congratulate all our students for this success.
As one of the winners of Design Turkey 2016 Good Design Award, our staff member Specialist Ataman Özdemir was accepted to apply the second stage of Japanese Good Design Awards 2017 with his access system for wheel chair users “Rehber Elevated Ramp”. Rehber received Good Design Award in the ceremony organized in Tokyo in November 2017. For more information: http://www.g-mark.org/award/describe/46082?token=9dtMI27DXa. By further developing the access system, Ataman Özdemir also won Design Turkey Good Design Award this year with his design “Rehber Elevated Stair and Ramp”.
Our Alumni Belfuğ Şener has received "Gold" awards in both IDEA and Spark Design Awards with her graduation project "Blink", a smart monitoring device for measuring vital signs and performing medical tests with an aim to report collected data to a physician for the further detailed guidance. Congratulations! http://www.idsa.org/awards/idea/student-designs/blink http://www.sparkawards.com/galleries/index.cfm?entry=34B4E169-1538-4829-BC779FF1C6AD9C5F
METU Department of Industrial Design staff, students and alumni appear in 20 out of 50 awards in Design Turkey 2016
We are proud and filled with joy to find out that 20 awards in Design Turkey 2016 were recieved by teams that include METU ID staff, students and alumni! You can see the list of awarded projects with members of METU ID highlighted below. We congratulate our staff, alumni and students on their successes. For all the award winning projects, visit: https://www.designturkey.org.tr/design-gallery?Year=2016 Eti Chocolate Sticks Good Design Award Gülay Gamze Güven Safya Sunflower Oil Packaging Good Design Award Sergen Temel Bayram, Gülay Gamze Güven Herbag Seasoning Packaging Conceptual Design Award Beyza Ayhan, Elif Ilgaz Gülgeç Drop Conceptual Design Award Birnur Şahin Android Settopbox Remote Controller Good Design Award Burak Emre Altınordu, Başak OKSEL Mass-customizable Smartphone Good Design Award Burak Emre Altınordu FS Oven Good Design Award Ali İhsan İnçukur, Özgür Mutlu Öz Combi Refrigerator Design Good Design Award Şükran Kasap, Aybars Şenyıldız, Elif Ezgi Oğuz,Murat Hondu Dishwasher Good Design Award Efkan Çetin, Burak Erbab,Nuray Işık Kapucu NoFrost Refrigerator Good Design Award Şükran Kasap,Elif Ezgi Oğuz, Burak Erbab Fountain Pen and Roller-ball Pen series Design Excellence Award Kunter Şekercioğlu Building Identification and Pedestrian Routing System Good Design Award Gülname Turan,Koray Gelmez,Emrah Özturan Disabled Access System Good Design Award Ataman Özdemir Product Family consisting of Meeting Table, Lounge [...]
Design Turkey 2016 Conceptual Design Awards won by our students Akın Köse, Birnur Şahin, Beyza Ayhan and Elif Ilgaz Gülgeç
Three design projects developed in our department by our students were awarded Design Turkey 2016 Conceptual Design Awards. The awarded projects are Evocore biopsy needle by Akın Köse, Drop contact lens solution and case by Birnur Şahin, and Herbag seasoning packaging by Beyza Ayhan and Elif Ilgaz Gülgeç. You can find the whole list of Design Turkey 2016 Conceptual Design Awards here (in Turkish): https://www.designturkey.org.tr/design-gallery?Year=2016&Type=K We congratulate our students on their successes.
Our department specialist Ataman Özdemir won Design Turkey Good Design Award 2016 with his Disabled Access System [Engelsiz Erişim Sistemi (EES)]. You can find more information on the product and the award on Design Turkey`s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/design.turkey/posts/1692502124400023:0 Our sincerest congratulations to Ataman Özdemir.
According to the ranking by the Red Dot Institute in Germany, METU Department of Industrial Design is on the list once again this year. Our department is on 5th place out of 15 universities in "Red Dot Design Ranking 2016: Universities – Americas & Europe". We congratulate all our staff members, students and alumni for this achievement.
Gizem Öncü, a recent graduate of METU Department of Industrial Design, has received A`Design Award in the A`Design Award & Competition with her graduation project "Vitalink Smart Glove" developed in collaboration with Arvento. For more information about the project and competition; https://competition.adesignaward.com/design.php?ID=42383
Our instructor Assist. Prof. Dr. Hakan Gürsu and his team Designnobis received 8 awards in A`Design Awards 2016
The winners of A`Design Awards 2016, the design competition being held in Milano, Italy since 2010, were announced this year as well. An instructor of our department, Assist. Prof. Dr. Hakan Gürsu has won 8 awards along with his team, Designnobis. Our sincerest congratulations to Assist. Prof. Dr. Hakan Gürsu and Designnobis. The 8 awarded designs are as follows: Naxe Axe – Hardware, Power and Hand Tools Design Category, Golden Award Shelter Pack Post Disaster Shelter – Social Design Category, Golden Award Reverence Tea Brewer – Home Appliances Design Category, Silver Award Taxea Sea Taxi – Design Quality and Innovation Category, Silver Award Office On The Go Stationary Kit – Art Materials, Stationery Supplies and Gift Items Design Category, Bronze Award Leapvox Videophone – Digital and Electronic Devices Design Category, Bronze Award Wave Led Lighting System – Lighting Products and Lighting Projects Design Category, A Design Award Zavinna Furniture Handle – Furniture Accessories, Hardware and Materials Design Category, A Design Award For more information about the awards of Designnobis; http://www.adesignaward.com/winners.php http://www.worlddesignrankings.com/ http://www.designerrankings.com/ http://www.designnobis.com
Our instructor Asst. Prof. Dr. Hakan Gürsu and his team Designnobis won 3 awards at German Design Awards 2016
The winners of German Design Award 2016 were announced. Our instructor Asst. Prof. Dr. Hakan Gürsu has won 3 awards along with his team, Designnobis. Our sincerest congratulations to Dr. Hakan Gürsu and his team. Awarded designs are as follows: Sistem (Geodetic Measuring Device), Workshop and Tools category, Winner SaSa Water Packaging, Packaging category, Special Mention Eryiğit Hospital Bed, Medical Equipment category, Nominee For more information about the awards of Designnobis; http://www.designnobis.com/index.php?r=site/page&view=awards http://gallery.designpreis.de/en.html