The Awards Categories
Best Company/ Staff Support Plan
The coronavirus pandemic has been a time for teams and organisations to pull together. What is the initiative your company has created to demonstrate corporate team resilience or to support team members? What communications strategies or support plans have you created for those working remotely or furloughed?
Best Event Industry Support Activity
Event and exhibition professionals have come together to support during the pandemic. This award will recognise a company, collective or individual who has led the way in supporting colleagues and other organisations during this time for corporate or individuals’ health and well-being.
Best Event Industry Lobbying Initiative
The event industry has found a shared voice in these times to lobby governments and media. This award will recognise the best lobbying activity. Open to individuals, companies, coalitions and trade associations.
Best New Product Development
This has been a period of invention and creativity for the event and exhibit industry. New products for old markets, old products for new markets. Newly imagined services and ways of working. This award recognises that creativity from design and build companies and agencies.
Best Pivot to Virtual for a Client
The pandemic has required many clients to pivot existence exhibition and event propositions to virtual. This award celebrates the imagination and work required to take a stand or event that was planned for a physical expression and pivot it to virtual. How did you reimagine a client’s plans to deliver for them digitally?
Best Client Solution for a One-off Event
New events and activations have been needed in this period of change. This award recognises the best solution created for a client’s one-off event or exhibition needs.
Best Client Solution for an Event Series
New events and activations have been needed in this period of change. This award recognises the best solution created for a series of event or exhibition needs for a client.
Best Client Support Initiative
Client relationships and communication have never been more important. This award category recognises excellence and creativity in offering support in all its forms to individual clients and client companies. Submissions could focus on an initiative for a single client or a company wide initiative designed to support multiple clients. The support itself could be health and well-being or professionally and activation focused or a combination.