Guidelines for The 21st IBDC


The 21st Intl. Bicycle Design Competition

(based on the local time in Taipei)

  1. Registration:May 1 ~ September 15, 2016
  2. Deadline: September 15, 2016  (No entries will be accepted after 5:00 p.m. on September 15, 2016, Taipei time.   Please submit your work early to avoid an overload at our Web Servers.)
  3. Notification of the Results   Before October 31, 2016
  4. Award Ceremony & Notification of the Final Results   (During the Taipei International Cycle Show 2017)

[Theme of competition]

Bicycles and Bike components and accessories

Notes: Auxiliary power is also acceptable.

<EX>* Mountain Bike  * City Bike  * BMX  * Racing Bike  *All Terrain Bike  * Electric Bike  * Folding Bike

* Children’s Bike  * Exercise Bike  *Utility Bike  * Bicycle components and accessories   * Others

[Required Items To Be Submitted]

To take part in the IBDC, you must submit the following for each entry:

(1) You need to be a member of IBDC website and completely filled-out online registration form during May 1 ~ September 15, 2016

(2) Required Items To Be Submitted

Graphic a, b, c, d (each shall be 1024 width x 768 height pixels in the JPEG format) upload before September 15, 2016.

To ensure that the judging is fair, the submitted items must be in no way identifiable!

  1. Description of the entry
    1. In English only, 300~500 words in length.
      Contents should include:
      <i>Title of Entry
      <ii>Concept of Design
      <iii>Target Market
      <iv>Innovative Features
  2. An orthographic layout with dimensions, Mark major dimensions on the front-, side-, and top-view drawings.
  3. A structural-design drawing  Show the special structural features of your design. You may give a description in English.
  4. A rendering drawing

An interpretative drawing depicting your design, including a background.

The above items must be electronic files and upload to IBDC website from online registration form via your member account.