The iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE recognizes projects that contribute to our society.
D&AD Impact is a programme to recognise and support creative ideas that are making a real and positive difference to the world.
Part of the D&AD Awards, the D&AD Impact categories are for communications, designs and initiatives that are harnessing creativity to benefit society.
The D&AD Impact Accelerator is a tailored-made bootcamp for winners of the Future Impact category. It's a unique blend of expert advice, practical workshops, mentoring, talks and peer-to-peer support; all designed to help push ideas and businesses to thrive. It is run by the D&AD Foundation team, trainers and members of the D&AD Impact Council.
Apollo 40 Under 40 Middle East (in partnership with Deutsche Bank) recognizes 40 of the most influential and talented people in the art world who are based in the region, broadly considered, and under the age of 40.
The aim is to celebrate the next generation of leaders and innovators, whether they be artists, curators, collectors or entrepreneurs.
Dada says "I never pretend to be a curator. I’m like a creative director with the vision and strategy, and have a knack of finding the right collaborators to build multi-layered projects"
Sometimes, the most important accomplishment is simply proving something can be done.
Call it a one-of-a-kind solution for a one-of-a-kind scenario. The Home of Innovation Demonstration House is the first single-family home in the Middle East to earn Platinum certification under the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)’s LEED for Homes International Pilot program. It also is designed and built to achieve a net-zero energy balance.
What visitors find truly remarkable is that the house accomplishes those goals even though it was built in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, one of the world’s harshest climates.