About Creathoncity

Creathoncity is a competition that will be held within Graz Designmonat and with the partnership of Istanbul and Graz Cities of Design. It is held with a different theme every year and for 2019, the theme is "bicycle design".
It is a conceptual design competition for a bicycle design. The expected output will be environmentally friendly, sustainable, high level of mobility, user friendly and will be explained how it will take place in the network of transportation relationships in the future and the processes are questioned as a user-oriented system.
Expected outputs will be one of the following:
  • Bicycle design
  • Bicycle accessory design
  • Parking process design
  • Bicycle roads design
  • Repair accessory design
  • Bicycle application design


Graz, Austria


17 - 18 May 2019

Application Deadline

5 May 2019


Achim Storz

Charlie Deacon

Gerbrand Bas

Prof. Dr. Çiğdem Polatoğlu

Sertaç Ersayın

Thomas Feichtner

Tom Rath


09:30 10:00 Registration
10:00 11:00 Brief
11:00 13:30 Creathon / Part 1 – Team Work
13:30 14:30 Break
14:30 17:00 Creathon / Part 2 – Team Work
17:00 18:00 Break
18:00 22:00 Creathon / Part 3 – Team Work
10:00 12:00 Presentations & Jury Evaluation
20:00 22:00 Awarding of Winners at Turkish Night

Application Rules

  • Participation might be individually or as a team. Teams have at least 2 and at most 3 participants.
  • Participants should be over 18 years.
  • Selection of participants will be made as a result of past experiences of team members.
  • All participants from the same team must send their CVs.


Winner of the Creathoncity will be awarded with a trip to Istanbul.

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