The Interior Innovation Award belongs to the most renowned design prices of the world of furnishing and it has been initialized by the imm cologne in 2002, also being the ideal presenter of the competition. The Rat für Formgebung/ German Design Council organizes the event. The imm cologne and the German Design Council achieved in creating an effective instrument to position companies and differentiating products for the furnishing market with this competition. The Interior Innovation Award evaluated leading innovation in all product areas of the branch.
The expositors of the imm cologne aren’t the only ones to participate at the Interior Innovation Award competition anymore since 2011. All the companies of the interior design branch can present their products in furniture, bathroom, office, building equipment, wall/ground/ceiling, kitchen/household, lamps and textiles areas for the Interior Innovation Award.