International Footwear Design Competition

Confederation of International Footwear Conference (CIFA) organized the International Footwear Design Competition 2018 has come to its 10th Editions. Being sponsors of this competition, Xinhaopan Group and Top Repute Co. Ltd. continue to provide a fair platform for worldwide young designers to explore their creativity on the footwear design and share the rationale of design during the competition.

Totally 191 entries were submitted by the candidates from 11 Countries and Regions: China (Beijing and Guangdong), Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam. The winning entries were awarded during the Opening Dinner Banquet and showcased at the ‘Design Walk’ Zone during the exhibition.

The juror committee was formed by 11 professional and famous international designers, trend experts, footwear consultants, lecturers and representative of worldwide footwear associations.

The list of jurors:-

  1. Mr. Hobiter Cao (Guangzhou – China)
  2. Mr. Chen Xiao Ming, Frankie (Guangzhou – China)
  3. Mr. Walter Ma (Hong Kong)
  4. Mr. Mukhtarul Amin (India)
  5. Ms. Lany Sulaiman (Indonesia)
  6. Dr. Claudia Schulz (Germany)
  7. Ms. Nguyen Thi Thuc Oanh (Vietnam)
  8. Ms. Vivien Hsieh (Taiwan)
  9. Mr. Pairoj Kiattikomol (Thailand)
  10. Mr. Bill Keith (Malaysia)
  11. Mr. Park Kwang Cheol (Korea)


Individual Group - Male Footwear Winner
The winner of Xinhaopan Group Awards
- Nine Dragon Wall

Individual Group- Sport Footwear Winner
-Night Walker

Individual Group - Female Leisure Winner
- Sci - Fiism

Enterprise Group - Children Footwear Winner
-The Solitaire Mystery


Individual Group - Children Footwear Winner
- Ballet Barbie



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