How To Apply


Apply to participate in SDC2020 here.

Your submission will include two elements, a video and your portfolio.

In your video submission, you should:

You should not submit:

Prepare your Portfolio

We ask for examples of creative craft and the ability to make an impact in the world through interaction design. We are looking for personality and perspective and what you are passionate about! Team projects are welcome, but we ask applicants to let us know their role on the team.

A PDF or web link should show projects demonstrating:

Becoming a finalist

Our panel of judges will review each entry and select the most promising submissions. Finalists will receive a scholarship to attend Interaction 20 in Milan, including:

What to expect

Once in Milan, each finalist will be assigned a team. As a team, you will then agree on a more refined brief to work on over a 72-hour period. IxDA and Amazon Design team members will be available to provide guidance and support as you work through the challenge.

Each team will present their proposals to the greater audience of IxDA conference attendees. The winning entry will be selected as part of the IxDA awards ceremony at the end of the conference.

Read the brief Link to the Brief Are you ready to apply? Yes, I am.

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