Entries are now open for the ABB LEAF Awards 2019


In association with ABB, the 18th ABB LEAF Awards are now open for entries.
Designed to celebrate excellence, integrity and diversity in the architectural industry, the highly coveted awards are curated by an international panel of well-versed industry insiders.

The prestigious judging panel of leading architects and design experts include:
Roland Bechmann - Managing Director & Partner, Werner Sobek
Anne Becker-Olins - Senior Vice President, Design & Technical Services – Luxury Brands Europe, AccorHotels
Alan Crawford - Architect and Founder, Crawford Partnership
Werner Frosch - Director, Henning Larsen
Monika Moser - Managing Director, Wilson Associates 
Viviana Muscettola - Associate Director, Zaha Hadid Architects 
Tateo Nakajima – Director - Arts, Culture & Entertainment, Arup 
Alireza Razavi - Director, Studio Razavi 
Paolo Rossi - Associate Director, Pace 
Lucy Tilley - Associate Principal UK & Global Projects, Adjaye Associates
Javier Quintana - Partner, IDOM Architecture
Bernard Storch - Partner, PLP Architecture
Cees van der Spek - Public Affairs & Global Corporate Relations Director, EDGE Technologies

The ABB LEAF Awards has also announced two new exciting categories for 2019:
Best New Start-Up
Best Arts & Culture Building Project
The full category list and descriptions can be found here
For 2019, the LEAF Awards are proud to announce once again Headline Partner and Trophy Patron ABB.
Katrin Förster, Global Key Account Manager for Architects at ABB, said: “We wanted to support an international awards competition that has a personal, authentic character. Today this is our third year as headline partner of the heartfelt, yet absolutely global and well-received LEAF Awards. It is so exciting to know, that numerous ingenious new projects will compete in 2019 for the 20 categories that are now open for entries. We look forward to meeting many of the entrants and welcoming them to this exciting and prestigious ceremony in Berlin, in October’’
The winners will be announced at the glittering awards ceremony on Thursday 24 October 2019, in Berlin, Germany.
Last year’s winning international projects came from Zaha Hadid  Aedas, Studio mk27, Innocad, AnySCALE, IDOM, West-line studio and Margot Krasojevic.
For more information and to register please click here.
For further information on our headline partner ABB, please contact:
MarCom Manager, Building Products Electrification Products Division, ABB
For official LEAF Awards images and materials please contact:



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