2017 adaa: become a judge

01 March 2017
Become a judge and help launch student careers!


2017 Adobe Design Achievement Awards is 
now in its 16th year. Reoriented towards launching student careers, we are now looking for competition judges to lead in this year's competition.


If you're interested in being a pre-selection panelist for ADAA 2017 please contact: 

Emlyn Nardone

Programme Manager

ico-D Secretariat

Please include a link to your bio and please list which of these areas you are most comfortable assessing:
Illustration, Web and Application Design, Animation, Digital Publishing, Exhibition Design, Motion Graphics, Photography, Post-Production and Editing, Packaging, Print Communications, Graphic Design and Game Design.

Key Dates
March 6 - Competition opens for entries (Early Bird, Session 1)
May 6 - Closing of Early bird entries. Entry Session II commences
June 2 - Semi-Finalists from Early Bird Session 1 announced
June 12  - Closing of entries session II. Final submission deadline
July 21 - Semi-Finalists from Session II announced
August 11-12- Final judging in San Francisco
August 25 - Winners announced
October 16-20 - Finalists Ceremony at Adobe Max Las Vegas, Nevada
November 6 - Mentorship Programme begins

Read the ico-D interview with 2016 ADAA judge Theresa Whitehill and find out more about being an ADAA judge.

2017 ADAA Live Submissions Gallery: see every entry as they come in!