Event/Organizer categories celebrate excellence in virtual and hybrid event organisation, production and delivery. The awards are for events, event series and event campaigns only.
Hybrid events must involve content delivery and interaction with audiences both digitally and physically.
The awards are open to both organizers and vendors. If submitted by a vendor, proof of organizer approval for the entry must be provided.
Technology/Vendor categories celebrate excellence in virtual, hybrid and digital event technology solutions, vendors and supplier companies.
These must include real examples of virtual or hybrid events that have been facilitated by the technology/vendor.
Attendee Management Technology
Audience Engagement Technology
Augmented Reality Technology/Virtual Reality Technology
Collaboration/Project Management Technology
Event AI Technology
Event Analytics Technology
Event Marketing Technology
Event Registration Technology
Event Survey Technology
Event Ticketing Technology
Speaker Management Technology
Platform/Vendor categories celebrate excellence in virtual, hybrid and digital event hosting platforms.
These must include real examples of virtual or hybrid events that have been facilitated by the platform.
Virtual Conference Platform
Virtual Event Platform
Virtual Festival Platform
Virtual Meeting Platform
Virtual Music/Cultural Event Platform
Virtual Sports Event Platform
Virtual Trade Show Platform
Start-up categories celebrate excellence in new business launches dedicated to virtual and hybrid events. They recognize business acumen, insight and entrepreneurial endeavour.
These categories are open to both organizers and vendors.
These categories are for companies only not for individual events, technologies or platforms which should enter the appropriate categories elsewhere.
The business must be less than 2 years old (founded 1 January 2019 of after) and the product or service must be live and in use. Concepts and new product ideas are not permitted to enter.