The international jury consisted of leading experts from the fields of climate, design and business. Together they decided on the final list of award-winning submissions. Prior to What Design Can Do São Paulo, on 22 & 23 November 2017, the jury gathered in Brazil to cast their final votes.

Brazil / Jury Member

Fred Gelli

Founder | Tatil

Neutral Zone / Jury Member

Patricia Espinosa

Executive Secretary | UNFCCC

Netherlands / Jury Member

Kristian Koreman

Founder | ZUS Architects

Brazil / Jury Member

Nicole Oliveira

Team lead South America | 350.org

Brazil / Jury Member

Ana Toni

Director | Instituto Clima e Sociedade

United Kingdom / Jury Member

Naresh Ramchandani

Founder | Pentagram

United States / Jury Member

Joe Speicher

CEO | Autodesk Foundation

United States / Jury Member

Joel Towers

Executive Dean | Parsons - School of Design

Netherlands / Jury Member

Elizabeth McKeon

Head of Strategy | IKEA Foundation

Netherlands / Creative Director / Co-Founder

Richard van der Laken

Creative Director / Co-Founder | What Design Can Do

Netherlands / designer

Babette Porcelijn

Designer / writer | The Hidden Impact