Skift Design Awards 2019: Carnival’s OceanCompass


Skift Design Awards celebrates the trailblazers transforming the travel industry through human-centered design and experiences. Find out who’s leading the pack before we reveal the winners at Skift Global Forum 2019.

— Matt Heidkamp


The Skift Design Awards is the travel industry’s recognition of the spaces, services, and initiatives transforming the traveler experience.

Celebrating the businesses and designers driving positive change and innovation across sectors, the Skift Design Awards recognizes excellence in holistic, human-centered design in all its forms, from architecture to interiors, digital to events, tech and transportation, and strategic programs that inspire transformative moments and reduce friction across travel.

Skift's illustrious panel of world-renowned designers and creative business leaders have winnowed the hundreds of applicants down to the finalists.

Meet the finalists for the 2019 Skift Design Awards

They will be revealing the winners publicly at this year's Skift Global Forum in New York City, during their design-themed opening night event on September 17. They would love to have you at the event to connect, collaborate, and share your ideas about the future of the industry.