Jake Dyson, The James Dyson Award

The James Dyson Award launches in the UAE

The James Dyson Award was launched at an event in Dubai last night, which saw well-known design personality Jake Dyson (pictured above) in attendance, along with Middle East’s leading interior designers, architects and industry professionals.

Awarded by the James Dyson Foundation, the recognition is an international design award that celebrates and inspires the next generation of design engineers. It is open to current and recent design engineering students, and currently held in 23 countries with UAE joining its ranks as the first Arab country.

Dyson, chief engineer and lighting inventor at Dyson, and the creator of the ground-breaking CSYS TM and Cu-Beam TM LED lights, also showcased the brand’s products for commercial businesses. Known for using cutting-edge technologies that reduce energy consumption and enhance efficiency, Dyson products are popular among specifiers for commercial spaces.

DesignMENA reported on the first intake of Dubai Institute of Design and Innovation