Register: FEB/23/2019, Submit: FEB/24/2019, Eligibility: Everyone over 18 years old; architects, designers, students; individually, teams up to 5 members, Fee: 20 EUR (NOV/19 – DEC/19/2018), 25 EUR (DEC/20/2018 – JAN/31/2019), 30 EUR (FEB/01 – FEB/23/2019), after the competition start 50 EUR, Awards: 1st Place: 500 EUR, 2nd Place: 150 EUR, 3rd Place: 50 EUR, 7 Honorable Mentions

Ideasforward wants to give young creative people from around the world the opportunity to express their views on the future of societies through their innovative and visionary proposals. We are an experimental platform seeking progressive ideas that reflect on emerging themes. The eco design, sustainable architecture, new materials, concepts and technologies are compelling issues in the societies of the future and the involvement of the whole community is imperative. In an era of globalization where communication was dominated by the technological revolution, there is the need to rethink the cities and how Man can relates in a global World as well as rethink the economic, social and cultural patterns of contemporary societies.

The young creatives and thinkers are a precious commodity that we value a lot. We want to give them a voice.


A space where the time limit is used to stimulate your creativity.

This competition proposes give responses in 24H to the social problems, future visions, climate changes, humanitarian causes and sociologic problems of the contemporary societies.

Commitment, perseverance, inspiration and hard work are the necessary bases to develop a proposal that meets the premises that will be released regularly in the brief of the competition.

We challenge you to prove your talent in 24 hours!

There are a period of registration on the competition, when it end, started the 24H competition!

You have 24H to develop a proposal that responds to the program contained on a brief that will only be available on the same day the competition starts.

Take the risk!


  • Earth’s highest mountain above sea level.
  • Elevation: 8,848 m (29,029 ft)
  • Coordinates: 27° 59′ 9.8340” N ; 86° 55′ 21.4428” E
  • Location: on the border between Tibet and Nepal in the Himalayas in Asia.
  • More than 200 frozen dead bodies are lying along the way to the top.
  • Mount Everest is known as Chomolungma or Mother Godess of the Land by those who speak the Tibetan language.