Italian Smart Design 2022

The Communication Design for Sustainability Lab results from the synergy between Sicrea Srl and the Architecture Departments of the University of Florence and the University of Ferrara.
For the second year running, with the support of the Acea Group, the Lab has organised the Italian Smart Design competition aimed at students and recent graduates in Design and Architecture.

This year's theme is "supportive, accessible and sustainable communities".
This is a competition with five prizes in total, including a contribution of 7000 euro for the universities of origin of the winning students, to set up a research grant.

All the information and the call for entries can be found at: 

To promote the competition, the Lab has organised three online Open Days on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 29 March at 11.00 a.m.
  • Wednesday 6 April at 11.00 a.m.
  • Thursday 14 April at 11.00 a.m.

Interested students and teachers should register by indicating their preferred date at, to receive the link to access the live streaming.

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