Design E-nnovation Award by

Are you a fast-growing European start-up working in the design arena?

Have you come up with innovative ways of making life spaces smarter or more sustainable, either via innovative furniture/interior design, IoT applications, AR/VR or other new technologies?

Then apply now for the Design e-nnovation Award until May 31, 2019!


Finalists will be showcased at the Design e-nnovation event in Lugano on June 18 2019, an unparalleled opportunity to get exposure to 150+ decision makers from the design industry, media and investors.

Six finalists will pitch their solutions in front of the audience and speakers, who will vote for the best one. The winner will get media exposure, free consultancy from our team and a potentially introduced to business and investment partners.


We call European DesignTech start-ups who apply innovation to provide smart and/or sustainable solutions in the furniture and interior design arenas.

We do not accept seed-level applicants. The applicants need to be in revenue.

Throughout the process the start-ups will be judged on two criteria: how innovative and how scalable the solution is.


The finalists will be selected by the Loomish team of experts and industry consultants.

The winner will be selected via secret voting by the audience and announced at the end of the conference.

May 31, 2019

The call closes at midnight.

June 5, 2019

Short-list published and finalists informed.

June 18, 2019

Design e-nnovation event and start-up pitches in Lugano, Switzerland.


To apply, please fill in the form below.

  • Your full web URL including http(s)://
  • Describe your solution in a tweet (max 144 characters)
  • Describe your solution in full (max 200 words)
  • First name and surname
  • Role of the contact person
  • Phone contact number
  • Company address
  • Where your company is registered
  • Upload your company/solution presentation. Max 6 content slides (ideally in PDF format)

Any questions? Please contact


Loomish SA is a Swiss-based investment management firm specialised in Lifestyle Tech. With a focus on Fashion, Food, Travel and Design industries.

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