Friendly People Category
First Prize UDP.Urban Landscape Associates Group
Universal tea ceremony
For organizing inclusive tea ceremonies that can be enjoyed by people with visual or hearing impairments or people who have little knowledge of the way of tea, without having to worry about strictly adhering to a particular style.
Second Prize Barrier free theater “EIMU-ing”
Friendly people aiming to make theaters universal!
For helping visually impaired people to enjoy movies by using audio guides to describe the scenery and the actors’ movements and facial expressions.
Friendly City Category
First Prize AURAL SONIC, Inc.
“Calm-down panel” series For designing a series of simple boxes made of their original sound-absorbing materials.
First Prize Takeuchi Construction Co., Ltd. BARRIER-FREE TAKEUCHI
Adjustable portable handrail “Tasuke” For designing a handrail that anyone can easily install even in places where it would usually be difficult to do so.
Second Prize NPO Fukuoka Design League
For designing a calendar that can be used naturally by both people with good eyesight and people with poor eyesight.
Second Prize DAIICHI KOUTSU SANGYO
Taxi Trip Fukuoka
For providing a taxi service aimed at travelers from other countries.