Jury / Evaluation criteria

Six international experts will come together to select the winners in the OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD 2013.The jury session will last for 1 ½ days. Behind closed doors, the jury will view, touch, explore, test, analyze and, most importantly, thoroughly discuss all entries. Each entry will be assessed on the basis of clear criteria:

  • Degree of innovation
  • Design quality
  • Workmanship
  • Choice of materials
  • Environmental compatibility
  • Sustainability
  • Functionality
  • Utility
  • Safety
  • Trendsetting character
  • Brand value / Branding
The selection of award winners takes place in a non-public jury session. Manufacturers are not allowed to act as jurors. The jury will decide by a simple majority vote.

The judges’ decision is binding; there is no recourse to legal action, and no individual correspondence will be entered into.

The GOLD award winners are selected from the pool of award winners. The GOLD awards are reserved for the most outstanding entries in the OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD 2013.


Petra Kerker

Petra Kerker