Outstanding Interior Design Talents to be Recognized at JIDA Design Awards (JDA) 2019 - Media Partners MOU Signing CeremonyInterior Design & Decor
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Showcasing local interior design talents in Malaysia! Bigger and better than ever, the second JIDA Design Awards (JDA) 2019 Gala Night is coming! With the help of international judges, the chosen winners are doubtlessly the cream of the crop.
Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Signing Ceremony between JIDA and Official Media Partners
JDA 2019 media partners: From left: Moon Cheong (Renotalk), KK Lew (MAGistrate), Law Lee Kiau (JDA 2019 Advisor), Dr. Eric Leong (JDA 2019 Chief Judge), Lim So-En (JDA 2019 Organizing Chairlady), In Kong Wah (Creative Home), Joe Wong (Vouch Alliance). Not in the picture: ACG Media, Property Insight.
A MOU signing ceremony has been held on 18th April 2019 (Thursday) between Johor Interior Designers’ Association (JIDA) and the official media partners to promote JIDA Design Awards (JDA) 2019 to the public.
There are 6 media partners, including both online and offline media, to promote JDA this round. They are Renotalk Sdn. Bhd. , CreativeHome from IN Publishers Sdn. Bhd., VOUCH Alliance, MAGistrate of Interesthink Sdn. Bhd., ACG Media Sdn. Bhd. and Property Insight from Armani Media Sdn. Bhd.
Ms. Law Lee Kiau: “The second JDA will have even higher standards, so it is definitely worth looking forward to.”
According to Ms. Law Lee Kiau, JDA 2019 Advisor, who is also
the President of JIDA, this is the second JDA following the success of the
first in 2017. Due to overwhelming response, this time, entry is open to all
Malaysians until 19th April 2019. The standard for the first JDA was
very high, so it is expected to be even more competitive this time.
Ms. Lim So-En: “The objective of JDA is to recognize outstanding local Malaysian interior designers and to raise industry standards through healthy competition.”
According to Ms. Lim So-En, Organizing Chairlady of JDA 2019 and Vice President of JIDA, the objective of JDA is to recognize outstanding local Malaysian interior designers and to raise industry standards through healthy competition. It is JIDA’s hope that, through this event, they can connect and collaborate with all media partners, strategic partners and fellow designers out there.
RSVP your attendance by 8th May 2019. For more information, visit the official JIDA Design Awards & Gala Night 2019 website.
Fair and Confidential Judging Process Conducted by International Judges
Dr. Eric Leong: “The judging process is highly confidential.”
According to Chief Judge of JDA 2019, Dr. Eric Leong, who is
also the Head of Interior Architecture & Design School, The One Academy
Sunway (TOAS) & The One Academy Penang (TOAP), the judging process is 100%
blind, and the identities of participants will be unknown to the judges at the
time of evaluation. This will ensure that the competition will be as fair and
confidential as possible. In total, there will be 3 rounds of judging. Final
results will only be announced during Gala Night. The trophies are without names,
which will be carved out only after announcement of results. The other
international judges include Dato’ Tan Su Cheng, Horace Pan, Peter Tay, AR. Yap
Yew Peng, and Chris Bosse from Australia who designed the Water Cube Beijing
National Aquatics Centre for the 2008 Olympics in China.
Dr. Eric Leong also thanked the Title Sponsor Daikin for supporting the event.
Renotalk as One of the Media Partners
Renotalk is proud to be one of the media partners of JDA 2019. From left: Dr. Eric Leong, Moon Cheong, Lim So-En, Law Lee Kiau
Renotalk is proud to help promote JDA 2019 this time, and hopes to bring out the value of JIDA and interior design to the public. An online platform focusing on home improvement matters, the company creates educational content related to the renovation industry.
JDA committee, media partners and their associates
JDA 2019 Gala Awards Night to Showcase Talent
JIDA will be hosting the JIDA Design Awards (JDA) 2019 Gala Awards Night on 17th May 2019 (Friday), 6.30pm at Austin International Convention Centre (AICC), Taman Mount Austin, Johor Bahru, with the theme “Gatsby”. Prior to the night event, other activity highlights will be held throughout the day. Starting from 10am, there will be exhibition of awards finalists. At 11am, there is a forum with international judges who will share about their work.
Gala Night tickets are priced at RM230 per entry and RM2000 per table.
For those who are interested in attending please buy your tickets by 8th May 2019: JIDA
Design Awards & Gala Night 2019
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