The jury of the ZVSHK Product Award 2023

The nominations for the ZVSHK Award are evaluated by a top-class jury of internationally recognised experts and designers. The guiding principle of Design for All plays an important role: solutions that are attractive and comfortable for all generations attractive and comfortable for all generations and which can provide support in old age or in the event of a disability. To this end, the expert jury is advised by the Design for All – Germany (EDAD) competence network.


Impressions of the jury meetings in the last years

Jury and Assessment Criteria

The jury discusses and assesses the nominated products particularly under these aspects. There is no prioritisation within the order of the criteria mentioned below.

  • overall concept
  • design quality and aesthetics
  • brand equity and branding
  • individuality and grade of innovation
  • user-friendliness and accessibility
  • functionality and utility value
  • sustainability and environmental quality
  • technical quality and function