ADAA Awards Ceremony

23 October 2011
Taipei, Taiwan (Chinese Taipei)

For the third consecutive year, Icograda is co-hosting the 2011 Adobe Design Achievement Awards ceremony. The event will take place at the CPC Corporation theatre on 23 October 2011, the evening before the opening of the 2011 IDA Congress in Taipei, Taiwan (Chinese Taipei).

Student and faculty finalists from around the world will attend the ADAA awards ceremony to celebrate. Category winners will be announced live and will receive their prizes in front of a distinguished community of international designers and invited guests.


Above: Map to the CPC building (ADAA Ceremony venue) relative to major landmarks. Click the map for a larger version.

CPC Corporation building
No.3, Songren Rd., Sinyi District,
Taipei City 110, Taiwan (Chinese Taipei)
(please see map for directions)

The Guoguang Hall at the CPC Corporation Building, is located in the Xinyi District of Taipei. A short walk from Taipei 101, the building is also a convenient walking distance from the Taiwan International Convention Center (TICC) and the Taiwan World Trade Council (TWTC), where the 2011 IDA Congress and Taiwan World Design EXPO are being held.

Above: 2010 ADAA winners. Photo: Sean Teegarden

ADAA Gallery

The student and faculty finalist work will be part of a once-in-a-life-time showcase—the ADAA Gallery will be part of the Taiwan World Design Expo at the Taiwan World Trade Center. Members of the general public are invited to visit the exhibition from 22-30 October 2011. More than 1 000 000 visitors are expected to tour the EXPO during October. To find the ADAA gallery follow the directions below:

Taiwan World Trade Center, Ground Floor
Enter on Xinyi Rd. or Plaza Entrance.
Hall 1, Area A (International Design Students Exhibition), booth H18
No admission fees!

Mark the date!

If you are in Taipei on 23 October 2011 as a registered delegate of the 2011 IDA Congress or the Young Designers' Workshops, you are invited to join us for an evening of celebration as we honour the best in student work and innovation in education across the visual and interactive arts world-wide.

Please confirm your attendance by filling out the online invitation below:

For more information, please contact:

Diala Lada
Project Manager
T +1 514 448 4949 x230

About the ADAA

The Adobe Design Achievement Awards honour the most talented and promising student graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, animators, digital filmmakers, developers and computer artists from the world's top higher-education institutions. Since the ADAAs began in 2001, close to 20 000 students across 52 countries have participated in this competition.

About Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe revolutionises how the world engages with ideas and information - anytime, anywhere and through any medium.

About Icograda

Icograda (International Council of Graphic Design Associations) is the world body for professional communication design. Founded in 1963, Icograda promotes communication designers' vital role in society and commerce.

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