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iF DESIGN AWARD NIGHT 2023 in Berlin

The glamorous awards ceremony at Friedrichstadt-Palast on 15 May 2023

After the gala celebrated a successful premiere at the Friedrichstadt-Palast last year, we are already looking forward to dedicating the world's largest theater stage to good design once again!

On Monday, 15 May 2023, all winners of the iF DESIGN AWARD 2023 will be celebrated in a festive awards ceremony.

Representing all the winners, the 75 Gold Winners of the iF DESIGN AWARD 2023 will receive their gold trophy in front of a large audience from the international design scene, presented to them personally on stage by iF CEO Uwe Cremering. Afterwards, the night of networking will start in the lounges of the foyer. Don’t miss the design event of the year! Tickets can be ordered online below.

From 14 to 16 May you can also visit the iF DESIGN LOUNGE for informal exchange and individual discussions. More information down below.


Thank you to everyone who participated in the event - you made the evening very special!

We are proud to have such a great community with which to celebrate the iF DESIGN AWARD and your success each year at the peak of the season - it is truly amazing.

Watch the video and see for yourself!


iF DESIGN AWARD NIGHT 2023 - Award Ceremony in Berlin

5:30 pm to 7 pm
Arrival and reception

7 pm to 9 pm
Awards ceremony in the theater hall hosted by Uwe Cremering (CEO iF) and Katrin Müller-Hohenstein (Radio and TV presenter)

9 pm to 2 am
After-show party with drinks and food, handing out the winner certificates + taking pictures at the photo booth

Get Your Ticket

Registration is required by 6 May. Tickets are limited. Only guests with a valid ticket will have access to the event.

The ticket includes entrance, a seat in the theatre hall as well as drinks and food.

Award winners will receive an invitation to the event and can register for free.


iF DESIGN LOUNGE | Networking Space from 14 to 16 May

iF DESIGN LOUNGE - Networking Space from 14 to 16 May 2023

From Sunday to Tuesday (14 to 16 May) you are also cordially invited to meet us at the iF DESIGN LOUNGE in the DRIVE.Studio of the Volkswagen Group Forum, located in the street: Unter den Linden 19a.

Join us for drinks & snacks – the iF team is available for informal exchange and individual discussions. The exclusive iF guest area (10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.) offers space for a maximum of 80 guests. Meeting options are also available upon request. Please use our access code "iF Design Award 2023" to participate.


iF DESIGN AWARD NIGHT 2023 - Find the name of your company on the iF DESIGN AWARD 2023 Winner Wall!
  • Dresscode: Formal evening dress

  • The iF DESIGN AWARD NIGHT will be covered by the media. By entering the venue, you give your permission to be photographed or filmed. The photos/recordings may be used in both printed and digital form, in various channels such as websites, newsletters and social media platforms.

  • The event will be held in German with simultaneous translation into English.

Getting there

The Palast is centrally located in Berlin-Mitte and is easily accessible by various means of public transport.

For more information visit the official website.


Berlin offers a variety of hotels and accommodation. Here are a few recommendations in walking distance to the Friedrichstadt-Palast:

Five-star hotels

Four-star hotels

Three-star hotels

iF DESIGN AWARD 2023 - Award ceremony on 15 May 2023 in Berlin