Taipei International Design Award 2019 Silver Award (Industrial Design Category)

  • Leong, B. C. H. (Supervisor) & LO, 盧. K. P. (Recipient)

Prize: Prize (teaching & learning)

Description

PRIZE: Taipei International Design Award 2019
ORGANIZER: Department of Economic Development Taipei City Government
NAME OF DESIGN: 'POD' - An affordable life-saving furniture for flooding.
DESIGN DESCRIPTION: The 'POD' is a multi-functional furniture designed for low-income people who face superstorm and flooding issues frequently. It is a bench for daily life and a lifeboat and a means of transportation when there is a flood. It can be transformed between different modes in a minute with its foldable and flexible structure. Lightweight, low cost and durable materials are also its key features.
DESIGNER: LO Kin Pan (盧健斌) - Product Design (cohort 2017/18)
SUPERVISOR: Benny Ding LEONG
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsDepartment of Economic Development Taipei City Government