Software Partner of the Year

Software Partner of the Year

Software partners play a crucial role in the design process, providing the tools that bring ideas to life. This award celebrates the software providers that have excelled in fostering innovation, collaboration, and delivering transformative solutions. 

Recognising these partners underlines the importance of technology in propelling the design industry forward.

Who should enter
  • Companies providing design software that has significantly influenced the industry
  • Tech firms that offer tools enhancing collaboration and efficiency in design processes
  • Startups introducing innovative design technologies or platforms
  • Software providers dedicated to improving the user experience and design workflow
Selection criteria

When judging

Judge the software's innovation, usability, and impact on the design process. Consider how the tool has transformed design practices, improved workflow efficiency, and been embraced by the design community.

  • Innovation and excellence in design software or tools
  • Significant impact on improving design processes and outcomes
  • Positive feedback and adoption within the design community
Application tips
  • Demonstrate the unique features, benefits, and innovations of your software or tools
  • Provide case studies or testimonials from users highlighting how your software has transformed their design process
  • Showcase any recognitions or achievements in the software industry to underline your contribution to design


Supporting materials

  • Evidence of the software’s impact on the design process or outcomes
  • Testimonials from users or case studies demonstrating the software's effectiveness
  • Category
  • Submission Close Date
  • Entry fee