BIXI, Montreal’s Public Bike System, receives International Design Award
The IDEA program has been honouring excellence in the design of products in categories such as transportation, ecodesign, entertainment, household goods, and research since 1980. For the Public Bike System Company and
Andre Lavallee, mayor of the
BIXI is the
International Design Excellence Awards Visit www.idsa.org/IDEA2009/gallery/
IDEA and IDSA (the Industrial Designers Society of America) foster business and public understanding of the impact of industrial design excellence on the quality of life and the economy. Participants in the IDEA competition include companies, designers, and students from around the world. Entries are judged by twenty world-renowned designers according to eight basic criteria including design innovation, aesthetics, ecological responsibility, and benefits to society and the user.
SOURCE The Public Bike System Company