2019 ByFusion Design Competition

WHAT WOULD YOU BUILD?

THE OPPORTUNITY

Design a CO-BRANDED CAPSULE COLLECTION OF MODULAR STRUCTURES leveraging ByBlock as a core material that can be accessed by the masses.

The competition is open to all sustainable- and environmentally-focused firms and students currently enrolled in an architect program and in their final year of study. Applicants are eligible to submit one (1) design per category.

A winner will be announced in EACH structure category.

Winners will receive a percentage of the revenue of each unit sold.

One Grand Prize Winner will have the opportunity to work with the ByFusion build team to erect his/her winning structure at the launch of the new WasteBuild Conference in Amsterdam in December 2019.

 

 

 

THE CHALLENGE

 The purpose of this competition is to explore and create innovative ideas and applications utilizing ByBlock for resilient, sustainable, functional and packageable designs that speak to the masses.

ByBox

ByPad

BySpace

This is not limited to residential uses. Use your creativity to design solutions that address our society’s needs.

HOW IT WORKS

ROUND 1: ALIGNMENT

Tell us a little about yourself/your firm, select a structure category then share your vision and a sketch!

ROUND 2: FINAL DESIGN

Finalists will have an additional 5 days to submit final designs, including packaging and costing. A webinar/Q&A session will be held to answer last minute questions. Finalists will receive a ByBlock sample.

There is a $50 Entrance Fee for each submission.

A Grand Prize Winner will have the opportunity to work with the ByFusion build team to erect his/her winning structure at the launch of the new WasteBuild Conference in Amsterdam in December 2019.

 

TIMELINE

Registration and Round 1 submissions Open: February 20, 2019
Registration and Round 1 submissions Deadline: March 29, 2019 (11:59PM PST)
Finalists Announced April 7, 2019
Round 2 Finalist Proposals Deadline: April 12, 2019 (11:59PM PST)
Winners notified no later than: EARTH DAY, April 22, 2019
Grand Prize Winner notified no later than: April 30, 2019

 

 

TIMELINE

Registration and Round 1 submissions Open:
February 20, 2019

Registration and Round 1 submissions Deadline:
March 29, 2019 (11:59 PST)

Finalists Announced:
April 7, 2019 (11:59 PST)

Round 2 Finalists Proposal Deadline:
April 12, 2019 (11:59 PST)

Winners notified no later than:
EARTH DAY, April 22, 2019

Grand Prize Winner notified no later than:
April 30, 2019

 

ByFusion is an innovative manufacturing company dedicated to disrupting the recycling industry by reshaping the future of plastics.

We are committed to enabling communities, corporations and governments to realize a cleaner world and create jobs while keeping pace with increasing housing and infrastructure demands to revitalize neighborhoods everywhere.

A certified B Corporation, member of 1% for the Planet, and an essential cog in the wheel of circular economy, ByFusion has a patented process that converts ALL types of waste plastic into an advanced building material called ByBlock® that enables communities, corporations and governments to realize a cleaner world while creating jobs, improving infrastructure and revitalizing neighborhoods everywhere.

SO…
WHAT WOULD YOU BUILD?