It was the aim of the imm cologne and the German Design Council to create an independent and branch-oriented prize in 2002. The result was the Interior Innovation Award: It is considered one of the most renowned design awards in the furnishing world nowadays.
The imm cologne is the ideal carrier of the competition, whose organization is the responsibility of the German Design Council.
The Interior Innovation Award stands for innovative excellent performance in all product areas; it includes the awards Selection, Winner and Best of the Best. It offers an effective instrument to position and differentiate products on the market as great possibility for companies. But this isn’t all of it, the competition additionally sets benchmarks regarding young designers encouragement: The Interior Innovation Award is given to three young designers for the tenth time in 2012, the jury selects them out of the talents show D D³ Contest 2013.