On 26 September 2017, the first edition of ICAA award ceremony and exhibition was held at the Musée des Confluences.
244 ceramic artists hailing from China, the United States, France, Italy, Portugal, and Singapore participated in the ICAA, and 67 pieces (sets) artworks were shortlisted. All prize-winning artworks and some outstanding shortlisted entries were exhibited at the Musée des Confluences.
First Prize awarded 50,000 euros
Second Prize awarded 30,000 euros
Third Prize awarded 20,000 euros
Excellence Prize awarded 5,000 euros