Packaging Innovations Madrid 2015 - Feria de Madrid, 18 - 19 November 2015

IPA Award
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Inspirational Packaging Awards

IPA are an international awards that are born with Packaging Innovations to reward the talent and the value-added packaging design with emphasis on the innovation in the use of packaging and production system.

The IPA, Inspirational Packaging Awards, reward and disseminate the best work for businesses, professionals and designers to present their innovations to the sector.

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PARTICIPANTS

The international INSPIRATIONAL PACKAGING AWARDS, IPA are open to all the packaging and PLV work produced in the world during the years 2014 and 2015.

All proposals that are selected or awarded obtain:

  • Commemorative trophy of the edition (only the winners)
  • Certified Diploma by Veredictas, entitled to obtain duplicates for customers and partners.
  • Publication of the proposal on the website of Veredictas and in the social networks, where it will be linked to your professional contact
  • Disclosure in the press releases of the organization.
  • Transfer of the right to use the logo of the awards indicating the year and recognition received.
  • Presence of the winner projects in each category at the exhibition hall Pacakging Innovations Madrid exhibition Hall (18 & 19 November 2015).

CATEGORIES

Applications submitted to the Inspirational Packaging Awards, IPA shall correspond to works produced in 2014 and 2015 in any country of the world. 

Entries can be assigned to any of the following categories

  • DRINKS

    • IPA Award to the best innovation in use
    • IPA Award to the most innovative labeling
    • IPA Award to the best branding and design

  • FOOD

    • IPA Award to the best innovation in use
    • IPA Award to the most innovative labeling
    • IPA Award to the best branding and design

  • PERFUMES, COSMETICS AND FASHION

    • IPA Award to the best innovation in use
    • IPA Award to the most innovative labeling
    • IPA Award to the best branding and design
    • IPA Award to the best innovation arising from their use and shipping

  • HOUSEHOLD PRODUCTS

    • IPA Award to the best innovation in use
    • IPA Award to the most innovative labeling
    •  IPA Award to the best branding and design 

  • PLV

    • IPA Award to the best innovation in its use, transportation, etc.
    • IPA Award to the best branding and design PLV

  • LABELING TECHNOLOGIES

    • IPA Award for technological innovation in labeling, RFID and other labeling systems

  • LOGISTICS

    • IPA Award to the most innovative packaging logistics system

  • ECOLOGY AND PACKAGING

    • IPA Award to the best eco-innovation in the field of waste management, reduction of materials, etc

  • LABELING TECHNOLOGIES

    • IPA Award for technological innovation in labeling, RFID and other labeling systems

  • LOGISTICS

    • IPA Award to the most innovative packaging logistics system

  • ECOLOGY AND PACKAGING

    • IPA Award to the best eco-innovation in the field of waste management, reduction of materials, etc.

  • SPECIAL DERPROSA IPA PRIZE

    • IPA Award for the best application of a Derprosa laminating on a packaging

  • MISCELLANEOUS

    • Those entries not registered in the previous categories

Submission of registration materials

To facilitate the registration of proposals and the selection process, only those submitted through the Veredictas registration platform will be accepted.

  • Participants must make an entry for each work submitted, and can submit as many works as they deem appropriate.
  • The same work can be registered in more than one category, but each entry must be independent. In such case it will be charged a registration fee for each category in which it is registered.
  • Each entry in the IPA, INSPIRATIONAL PACKAGING AWARDS must be formalized by paying the registration fees (an invoice will be sent).
  • If you register your works before July 31st the price will be just 40 Euros for each inscription. If you register your works before September 30th the price will be 60 Euros for each inscription. From October 1st there will not be any discount applied and the price will be 75 Euros per each registered work.
  • More chances to win an IPA with 3 entries! Take advantage of this promotion: If you register two works, you get the 3rd one for free.
  • The deadline for submitting entries will be October 30th, 2015. Entries not formalized before the deadline will be discarded.
  • The works entries should be submitted taking into account the following points:

    • Every entry must include a color image of the project (1024 x 768 pixels, 72 dpi, and JPG format RGB colors). It can be an assemblage of several visual images.
    • A brief explanation (maximum 400 characters) will be allowed in order to describe the essential aspects of each entry as well as a PDF file with further information in which it cannot appear any kind of reference related to the registration title.
    • All works submitted must send a physical copy for its evaluation by the jury. This copy shall be sent free of charge, well packaged and protected, and a copy of the registration confirmation (an e-mail that the candidate will receive once the registration is confirmed), indicating the data packet sender, between July 1st and October 30th from 9.00 to 13.30 to the following address: IPA AWARDS Paseo de la Castellana, 121, 5º, C escalera izquierda, 28046 MADRID – Spain

  • The organization reserves the right to use and reproduce the works in the catalogue, audiovisual media or any other means it deems appropriate.
  • The organization is not responsible for the authenticity of the information expressed by participants in the registration forms.
  • It is not permitted the emergence of logos or other signs of the author in the photographs presented, unless the project is self-promotion. Violation of this rule will derive in disqualification.
  • Participants wishing to take back the products presented, shall state it by a writing request to the email address: mariana.castell@easyfairs.com and EasyFairs will notify them the date and time of collection.

 

International Jury and award ceremony

The International Jury of Inspirational Packaging Awards, IPA 2015 is composed of professionals and experts in the packaging industry. 

Members of the jury:

 

  • Alejandro García, President ASPACK
  • Sergio Gimenez, Responsible Packaging and Packaging Business AIMPLAS
  • Conrad Llorens, President AEBRAND
  • Miembro ADP
  • Suzanne Mc Ewen, Head of Marketing & Communications PROCARTON
  • Lorena Torres, Art Director News Packaging
  • Antonio Monsalve, Marketing Manager de ITENE
  • Vicenç Marco, miembro de la junta directiva de la ADP
  • Josep María Garrofé, CEO de Garrofé
  • Secretary of the Jury, without voice or vote, representant of Veredictas International

Jurors may not be linked to any registered work.  With regard to the assessment process and verdict: 

  • The decision of the Judges will be final and no claim will be considered.
  • The jury has the right to relocate a work in a different category to the one it is registered.
  • The Jury will value the following aspects: Innovation in production, innovation in the use, ease in handling, wit and originality, graphic and industrial design, ergonomics, material consumption / environmental sustainability and recycling.
  • The evaluation and issuance of the verdict of the jury will take place at the beginning of November. The Jury will select up to 10 finalists in each category and the organization will notify to the finalists their selection and, if is the case, their condition of final winner.

Ceremony

The awards ceremony will be held the 19th of November 2015 at  PACKAGING INNOVATIONS Madrid, the packaging show organized by easyFairs Iberia, at Feria de Madrid. Further details will be announced on the event website (www.easyfairs.com/pimad) and on the IPA Awards facebook page.