China Tencent Holdings Co. Ltd. also known as Tencent is one of the world’s largest private IT companies. It is a network exchange platform that has emerged as a leader in the past two years. Its market evaluation and achievements have surpassed the Alibaba Internet Trading Company founded in 1999 and become the most valuable portal in China.
Tencent Home is a media subsidiary of Tencent. It hopes to discover the designers who belong to the next generation of Chinese through the online media and the process of hosting competitions. They hope that they can bring us new ideas in life. It hopes to do this by creating an interactive platform between designers and the public. Its philosophy and goals are very positive. Tencent Home has spent nearly half a year to hold information sessions in major cities in China to promote their new ideas. The China Interior Design The Association gave full assistance and invited the world's most authoritative judges to participate in the event.
In 2017, Tencent Home held the JIN Teng Award competition, which was participated in by designers from all walks of life. There were 3,196 entries, including 1,637 valid works. The competition works were not only limited to China. There were also no limits to the nationality of the designers. The projects included nine categories such as clubhouse, offices, residences, villas, etc., and the lead designer of the Chain10 Institute - Mr. Lo, won the "2017 Best Public Space Design Award" for the Tainan Emerald Forest Community Club. On November 2, the award ceremony was held at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Hangzhou. During dinner there was an exchange of ideas between the other outstanding designers as well as officials of the Chinese Chamber of Education.