How to enter – your Guide to Success

Designers and manufacturers from all over the world whose products were manufactured in an industrial production process are encouraged to take part in the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018. The products can be submitted from 9 October 2017 until 9 February 2018. Further information on our deadlines can be found here.


For a successful registration, only a few steps are necessary:

  1. In order to start your registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018, it is necessary to register in the My Red Dot portal.
  2. There, you can provide all necessary information on your products as well as on the manufacturer and designer.
  3. Afterwards, you have to prepare the product for the adjudication and send it to our Red Dot Judging Hall.


In your Guide to Success, you can find all relevant information and helpful tips for rapid and successful registration for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2018. Soon, you can find the document here:

» Download Guide to Success (PDF)

We are happy to assist you in presenting your product as good as possible in front of the jury. Please feel free to contact us via anytime.


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