ADF (NPO Aoyama Design Forum) participated as one of the award sponsor in the Premio Neolaureati 2018 Awards ceremony of the Polytechnic University of Milan (Politecnico di Milano), which has produced prominent architects and designers such as Aldo Rossi, Gio Ponti, Renzo Piano, Gae Aulenti and others. ADF partners with the Milan Architect Foundation and the Milan Architects Association, and invited the Premio Neolaureati 2018 Awards prize winner to Japan in 2019 for research studies and cultural exchanges.