70 continental winners were present at the Grand Final of the Prix Versailles on 12 May 2017 at UNESCO
Headquarters. Hailing from six regions around the globe, the panel of nominees promised lively competition, both because of the quality and the diversity of the projects in the running.
The World Jury – François de Mazières, Mayor of Versailles (Chairman of the Jury), Manuelle Gautrand, Guo Pei, Toyō Itō (Pritzker 2013), Gilles Lipovetsky, Guy Savoy, Wang Shu (Pritzker 2012) and Minja
Yang – deliberated and awarded World Titles to twelve projects in four categories: Shops & Stores, Shopping Malls, Hotels and Restaurants.