Smart Offices, Unique Malls, Hospitals

This category invites all those who have devised the smartest office space, or built one-of-a-kind shopping experiences that embrace new age design aesthetics, inspire creativity and give a new meaning to business spaces.

Criteria and Guidelines
Special criteria
  • Professionals should send a detailed concept note in 300 words or less on the kind of materials and production techniques that were used in making the commercial space unique
  • The completed project should also reflect how it has elevated the lifestyle and working process of its occupants. Eg: An office space that allows for a more collaborative and ‘new-age’ style of working.
  • Professionals should submit a detailed concept note explaining the making of the property. Right from the initial brief given to the construction process and material used.
Entry Rules & Regulations:
  • Participants must upload their entries on the microsite in PDF,JPEG or PNG format only. It is an online submission.
  • Entries can also be submitted on email at Entries submitted over email must include the following details: Designer Name, Firm Name, Contact Details, Company Website, Category and Sub-Category, Project Description (in 300 words or less), Project Location.
  • Submissions must include sketches, plans, elevations, any other before and after images of the space with professionally shot pictures (interiors and exteriors).
  • The number of pages in the PDF/Images should not exceed 10. The total file size should not be greater than 50 MB.
  • The project should be described as per the guideline questions in a document in 300 words or less. All information on the project must be addressed through ONE sheet of the PDF only.
  • The project must be absolutely complete and based in India.
  • The project should not more than 5 years old (not older than 2013).
  • Projects that have won or been nominated in previous KBDAs are not eligible to re enter.