Ariadne is a personal orientation flooring system using RFID or smartphone technology.


Ariadne, a princess from the greek mythology helped Theseus to find his way out of the minotaurs labyrinth.The flooring system named after her should do the same with its user. The flooring, made of a mineral material wowen with glass fibre and illuminated by led technology helps visitors to find their target. The guidance light should be very diffident like a shimmer, leading the way.

Which problem does your idea solve?

wrong orientation, loss of time, costs of a unflexible orientation system

How does your idea solve the problem?

by intelligent guidance

What is the benefit of your idea for the target group?

flexibility, eye catching technology, a simple but beautiful orientation system for offices, hotels and other public buildings

Which materials are you using and why?

glass fibre, leds, for surface layer thinkable materials could be corian, polymere concrete /mineral composite the glass fibre has to be wowen through the surface layer that is why the main layer has to be a castable material

Which aesthetic does your idea follow?

reduced, modern, aesthetically