Architectural brilliance across continents: Buildner architecture competitions for governments worldwide

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Buildner has achieved remarkable success in assisting government organizations to procure innovative architectural solutions for their projects. Through our architecture competitions, we shine a global spotlight on your projects, drawing architectural ingenuity from across the world. Allow us to take your projects to a globally recognized level of excellence.

Why choose an international architecture competition?

The competition is not just about finding a winning design. It's about unleashing the unique potential of your project site, turning it into a beacon of architectural innovation. By inviting global talent to contribute, your project gains a multitude of perspectives, maximizing its potential.

At Buildner, we assist government organizations by hosting competitively priced competitions, guaranteeing a high return on investment. This includes offering significant prize funds that attract world-class talent globally.

Benefits of hosting a competition:

Global exposure

Take your project global. The competition attracts international attention, drawing in architects, designers, potential collaborators, and even potential investors from all corners of the world

Innovative design concepts

Gain access to a multitude of unique, groundbreaking architectural ideas for your project. Each design is a fresh perspective on your site's potential

Enhanced project appeal

Stand out in a landscape filled with government initiatives. A project associated with innovative design has a unique appeal that can garner more support and interest

Elevated project impact

Exceptional design can significantly enhance the impact of your project. Show the world the true potential of your site and maximize its value

Buildner competitions

At Buildner, we manage every aspect of the competition, ensuring a seamless and rewarding experience for our hospitality partners. From crafting the competition brief to managing submissions and facilitating the selection process, we handle it all.

End-to-End service

Our all-inclusive service manages the competition from start to finish. We handle everything from submission management to publicity, ensuring a smooth experience for you

Value for money

A competition can bring in multiple high-quality design proposals at a fraction of the cost of traditional procurement methods, offering excellent value for money

Transparent process

We uphold fairness and transparency in all our competitions. Our integrity measures and participant KYC ensure an equal platform for all talents

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Quality assurance

With comprehensive judging criteria and a panel of renowned industry professionals, we guarantee top-notch designs from our competitions

Environmental sustainability

If prioritized in the competition criteria, the design ideas can contribute to environmental sustainability, aligning with government goals for green building and climate resilience

Customizability

We cater to your specific needs. Whether it's residential designs, commercial architecture, or sustainable practices, our competitions are tailored to your goals

Media coverage

Our competitions draw significant media attention. Using our media partnerships, we spotlight your property and competition, gaining it the recognition it deserves

Public engagement

Competitions allow for public engagement, providing an opportunity for community members to participate and offer their inputs. This promotes a sense of shared ownership and can result in designs that truly cater to public needs

Case study: The Buildner-Dubai innovative partnership

Insights into a pioneering architectural collaboration between Buildner and Dubai government

HOUSE OF THE FUTURE COMPETITION /
250,000 EURO PRIZE FUND

The "House of the Future" competition, initiated by the Dubai government, challenges architects and designers to develop innovative housing designs for Dubai's residents. The primary goal is to create homes that are culturally resonant, aesthetically pleasing, sustainable, and smart, all within a budget of no more than 1 million Emirati Dirhams.

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The House of the Future competition reaffirmed Dubai's position as a beacon of innovation and creativity on the global stage, driven by our dedication to improving the quality of life for the people of Dubai.

His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum
Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council

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