During R+T 2018 - World’s leading trade fair for roller shutters, doors/gates and sun protection systems - the R+T Innovation Prize will be awarded for the tenth time. Anyone who is dissatisfied with the status quo, is looking for better solutions and brings his idea to market maturity is already one of the creative leaders in his industry. Every exhibitor at R+T is cordially invited to apply to take part in the Innovation Prize R+T 2018.
The R+T Innovation Prize will be awarded jointly by the Bundesverband Rollladen und Sonnenschutz e.V., the BVT – Verband Tore, the Industrieverband Technische Textilien – Rollladen – Sonnenschutz e. V. and Messe Stuttgart in the following categories:
- Roller shutters
- Venetian blinds
- Internal sun protection systems
- Technical textiles
- Drives and control systems
- Special Solutions
The R+T Innovation Prize is designed to honour innovative technical achievement and is intended to present exemplary innovations in the industry that were launched on the market in 2016 or have been developed to the production stage to an expert public.
Overview of time schedule
From May 2017 Registration on website of R+T
16 October 2017 Final date for submission of application
Mid-November 2017 Announcement of companies admitted to the Innovation Prize
26 - 27 January 2018 Presentation of the innovations and final adjudication in Stuttgart
26 February 2018 The prizes will be presented and the winners introduced on the eve of R+T
Take part now
Interested exhibitors can apply to take part in the Innovation Prize online from May 2017. Detailed information about the tendering process including the conditions for participation can be found here.
The winners of the Innovation Prize 2015
and Rebecca Schuhmann, Special Prize: Young Craft Talent.
In the event of questions on the Innovation Prize please contact:
Tel. +49 711 18560-2631
Tel. +49 711 18560-2911