Evaluation criteria

• Material selection
• Modularity
• Innovation level
• Functionality
• Technical feasibility
• Environmental compatibility
• Emotional stimulus
• Conciseness
• Safety
• In-depth elaboration
• Production costs


Patent rights
The application for patents is the responsibility of the competition participants. The rights for the work submitted must not have been already transferred to a third party. All intellectual property rights and rights of use remain exclusively with the participants, whereby the competition organiser shall be given a priority for achieving the implementation of the competition results in by craftsman enterprises in the Bavarian Forest and Kalkalpen National Parks within a six month period following the publication of the competition results. The six month period is to be seen as a deadline in terms of independent use made of the results by the participants, to the extent that this use is to be made outside of the Bavarian Forest and Upper Austrian Kalkalpen National Park regions. A


ll intellectual property claims are subject to the statutory regulations. Attention is specifically drawn to the fact that the organiser has the right to present the competition results in public and also to present the winning results to the media in the presence of the winners in the form of a press conference. Publication of the competition results is intended.


On signing the tender forms the participants declare their acceptance of the participation conditions and also declare that they are the originators of the submitted ideas.




Nationalpark Kalkalpen
Foto: E. Mayrhofer