2019 Finalists

Best New Conference Launch – under 500 Delegates

  • Audience – The London Stansted Airport Travel Show
  • Emap – Nursing Times Workforce Summit & Awards
  • GLC Europe – HSE360
  • Hennik Research – Manufacturing Innovation Summit
  • Incisive Media – Professional Adviser 360
  • Govnet Communications – Independent Schools Conference
  • The King’s Fund – Health and Care Explained

Best New Conference Launch – over 500 Delegates

  • Mad World – Mad World Summit
  • MAD//Fest London
  • SBL Ideas – This Can Happen
  • Telegraph Events – Women Mean Business Live
  • Terrapinn – MOVE
  • World Retail Insights – The Retail Summit

Best Association Conference

  • Alzheimer’s Society – Alzheimer’s Society Annual Conference
  • National Housing Federation – National Housing Summit
  • Royal College of General Practitioners – RCGPcare Conference
  • Royal College of Physicians – Meetings & Events
  • SightCare – Independent Business & Networking Conference
  • The Cura Foundation – Unite To Cure, the 4th International Vatican Conference
  • The Institution of Mechanical Engineers – The 13th International Conference on Turbochargers and Turbocharging
  • UK Gift Card & Voucher Association – UK Gift Card & Voucher Association Conference

Best Conference by an Events Agency

  • BrandFuel – Zeitgeist
  • DRPG – BT Consumer Live
  • MCI UK – 11th European Registrars Conference
  • Momentum Worldwide – Microsoft Future Decoded
  • Seventa Events – The Big Event
  • TEN6 Creative – CX18
  • Top Banana – DFS Annual Conference
  • TTA (The Turner Agency) – Shine Connect
  • WONDER London – Google Cloud NEXT London

Best Networking Event

  • BrandFuel – Aramco Reception at the World Economic Forum
  • GTR (Global Trade Review) – Women in Trade Finance
  • MAD//Fest London 
  • Royal College of General Practitioners – RCGPcare Conference
  • Sense Media Group – AutoSens
  • SightCare – Independent Business & Networking Conference

Best Event Linked to a Publication

  • Accountancy Age – British Accountancy Awards
  • Elsevier – Cell Symposium: Translational Immunometabolism
  • HSJ – Health Service Journal Awards
  • Incisive Media – Pensions and Benefits UK
  • New Civil Engineer – TechFest
  • Risk.net – Risk USA
  • The Success Principles – Breakthrough to Success
  • The Telegraph – Women Mean Business
  • Training Industry – Conference & Expo

Best Congress or Convention

  • C21Media – Content London
  • Clarion Events – Defence & Security – Underwater Defence Technology
  • DMG Events – Gastech Exhibition & Conference
  • George P. Johnson – Cisco Live
  • Hennik Research – Manufacturing Leaders’ Summit
  • ITE Group – Investing in African Mining Indaba
  • Maddox Events – Women of Silicon Roundabout
  • WONDER London – Google Cloud NEXT London

Best Corporate Event

  • Brandfuel – Zeitgeist
  • Top Banana – DFS Annual Conference
  • Evenco International – Evenco International Fund Forum – Madrid
  • George P. Johnson – Cisco Live
  • glh Hotels – Upgrade to Amba
  • Momentum Worldwide – Microsoft Future Decoded 2018
  • Seventa Events – The Big Event
  • UK Gift Card and Voucher Association – UK Gift Card and Voucher Association Conference

Best Conference Venue – under 650 Theatre Style

  • Fairmont Le Montreux Palace
  • Glaziers Hall
  • The Royal Horseguards Hotel
  • Lane End Conference Centre
  • 99 City Road Conference Centre
  • One Great George Street
  • 66 Portland Place
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • Wyboston Lakes

Best Conference Venue  – 650 to 1250 Theatre Style

  • ILEC Conference Centre
  • De Vere Beaumont Estate
  • Hilton London Bankside
  • Jurys Inn Hinckley Island Hotel and Conference Venue
  • Emirates Old Trafford
  • Friends House
  • The Brewery

Best Conference Venue – over 1250 Theatre Style

  • ICC Belfast
  • Event Exeter
  • Hilton London Metropole
  • Manchester Central
  • Scottish Event Campus
  • The ICC Birmingham
  • Tobacco Dock
  • Ricoh Arena

Best Conference Venue Customer Service

  • De Vere Wokefield Estate
  • Amba Hotel Charing Cross
  • 99 City Road Conference Centre
  • King’s Venues
  • London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square
  • Lord’s Cricket Ground
  • One Great George Street
  • Friends House
  • Tobacco Dock

Best Development of an Existing Conference – under 500 Delegates

  • Elsevier – Cell Symposium: Translational Immunometabolism
  • GovNet – Counter Fraud
  • Haymarket Media Group – Media360
  • Infopro Digital – Risk USA
  • Infopro Digital (Insight Division) – Waters USA
  • Inside Government Conferences – Academies Finance Conference
  • UK Gift Card & Voucher Association – UK Gift Card & Voucher Association Conference
  • Wilmington Healthcare – HSJ Integrated Care Summit

Best Development of an Existing Conference – over 500 Delegates

  • Audience – Deloitte – TaxX
  • DMG Events – Gastech Exhibition & Conference
  • IBC – IBC2018 Conference
  • Infopro Digital – OpRisk North America
  • MarketforceLive – Insurance Innovators Summit
  • National Housing Federation – National Housing Summit
  • Revo – Revo Manchester

Best Conference Series

  • Contentive – HRD
  • Criticaleye – Criticaleye Retreat Series
  • EMAP – Inspire Me
  • emc3 – Drift – HYPERGROWTH
  • MarketforceLive – MoneyLIVE
  • Royal College of General Practitioners – DiscoverGP Conferences
  • we.CONECT Global Leaders – Global Pharma MES Series
  • we.CONECT Global Leaders – Intra.NET Reloaded

Best Event Agency – under 20 Employees

  • Falkenberg & Florence
  • Paragon
  • Redactive
  • Right Angle Corporate
  • Sleek Events
  • TEN6 Creative

Best Event Agency – over 20 Employees

  • Brandfuel
  • Broadsword Event House
  • CWT M&E
  • DRPG
  • WONDER London

Best Operations Team

  • Bioscientifica 
  • Capacity Media
  • CWT M&E 
  • DRPG – Live Division
  • EMAP Publishing – ConE/HLG Events Team
  • Pageant Media
  • Sleek Events
  • Wilmington Healthcare

Best Marketing Team

  • Adestra
  • Banks Sadler
  • Incisive Media
  • Knect365 – Informa Plc
  • Wilmington Healthcare

Outstanding Conference Team

  • Banks Sadler
  • De Vere Cranage Estate
  • De Vere Holborn Bars
  • GTR (Global Trade Review)
  • Incisive Media
  • Royal College of Physicians
  • SBL Ideas – This Can Happen

Overseas Conference of the Year – under 500 Delegates

  • Criticaleye – Asia Leadership Retreat
  • Elsevier – Cell Symposium: Translational Immunometabolism
  • Evenco International – Evenco International Fund Forum – Madrid
  • Fleming. – Smart Workspace Design Summit
  • William Reed Business Media – Probiota
  • Green Power – ANDREC WEEK
  • Infopro Digital – Risk USA
  • William Reed Business Media – FoodNavigator USA Summit, Food For Kids 

Overseas Conference of the Year – over 500 Delegates

  • Bioscientifica – 57th Annual ESPE Meeting 
  • Contentive – HRD Summit/Europe
  • DMG Events – Gastech Exhibition & Conference
  • GTR (Global Trade Review) – GTR ASIA
  • ITE Group – Africa Oil Week
  • ITE Group – Investing in African Mining Indaba
  • The Cura Foundation – Unite To Cure, the 4th International Vatican Conference

UK Conference of the Year – under 1500 Delegates

  • BrandFuel – Zeitgeist
  • Clarion Events – Defence & Security – Undersea Defence Technology
  • Contentive – CFO Agenda
  • DRPG – Triumph Global Dealer Conference
  • Faversham House – Sustainability Leaders Forum
  • MarketforceLive – Insurance Innovators Summit
  • MarketforceLive – MoneyLIVE Summit
  • Procurement Leaders – World Procurement Congress
  • SBL Ideas – This Can Happen

UK Conference of the Year – over 1500 Delegates

  • Aesthetics Media Ltd – Aesthetics Conference and Exhibition
  • C21Media – Content London
  • DRPG – BT Consumer Live
  • Maddox Events – Women of Silicon Roundabout
  • Momentum Worldwide – Microsoft Future Decoded
  • Redactive – RCM Conference 2018
  • Terrapinn – World Aviation Festival
  • WONDER London – Google Cloud NEXT London

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