Get the highest recognition in the events world for your events
Every single event is the result of meticulous research, careful planning, tireless work, complex logistics and creativity that go in it. Only the best in each of the 50+ categories deserve the Eventex trophy!
Early registration deadline: 28 September 2018
Gain worldwide recognition for your events and services across 56 categories in 6 main groups, and reach 50,000+ event professionals from around the world.
Art, Entertainment & Public
This category is all about drawing inspiration from art in all its forms, genres, media and styles: dance, music, literature, street art, exhibitions, installations, performances, etc.
This category is for all events created to celebrate an occasion, anniversary, milestone or anything that is important to an organization, community or brand.. If your celebration event deserves to become a celebrity in the world of events, here’s where it belongs.
Live concerts are powerful event experiences often embellished with creative stage design, innovative performance concepts, special effects and lighting. That’s the category where your spectacular concert could prove it was the best out there.
Our “gourmet” category to celebrate the culinary art at events! If you offer catering services at events, here’s your chance to grab this prestigious prize and the events world attention.
Music, film, art, food, dance or any other public or community festival that celebrates a specific theme can compete in this category.
This category features events that take place in front of a live audience, including live performances and shows, fashion shows, competitions, games, comedy, theatre, circus, concerts, live TV and radio broadcasts, etc.
A category devoted to all public events organized for/by a specific municipality, including but not limited to celebrations, concerts, festivals, shows, parades, art and political events, meetings, etc.
All events where music is the focal point belong here, including concerts, music festivals, live vocal or instrumental performances and shows, etc.
A category dedicated to masterfully planned impromptu gatherings, exquisite spontaneous celebrations, anticipated but unexpected happenings or experiences, which ultimately impress audiences and draw crowds.
All events that represent a series of shows or events taking place in different places around a country, a region or the world. Could be entertainment events, art exhibitions, music events, information or educational campaigns, product launches, brand engagement events, celebrations, shows, fairs, etc.
All competitions, tournaments, marathons, races, games, team sports, team buildings, including sport activities and other sporting events are eligible for this award.
Brand and Experiences
This category celebrates the art of bringing brands to life via experiences and forming long-term emotional connections. Any campaign, event, or experience that enables your brand to engage directly with consumers and build a loyal brand community around your product or service, belongs in this category.
Brand Engagement Event
Events that drive customers’ engagement to a brand, built great customer relationships and have strong post-event impact fall into this category.
Who says outstanding events need to be big-budgeted? Some of the most creative and high-impact events are actually the cost-effective ones. This category honours the events on a budget that manage to create a high impact and deliver great results.
In a world where true success in business is measured by a triple bottom line, this category offers an opportunity to showcase your Corporate Social Responsibility campaigns, fundraisers, sustainable initiatives, educational and training events and any other event that contributes to the improvement of the social, environmental and economic development of local communities and societies at large.
Exhibitions are a great opportunity not only to showcase your products and services but to create memorable experiences for your customers and make your brand stand out. This category is for experiences that are part of an exhibition, trade or consumer show (event, show booth, stand, pavilion or brand display), or whole exhibitions and consumer shows, dedicated specifically to a brand/product.
Events organized to create engaging experiences and emotional draw towards a brand, product or service are welcome to WOW us in this category.
Any in-store events and experiences belong in this category, including product launches, brand activations, brand engagement events, promotions, etc.
Interactive Outdoor Event
This category includes literally any type of experiential event, as long as it takes place outdoors and features interactive elements.
Kick A** Experience
Here’s a category for the true disruptors out there who dare to be different. It features not just any experience, but the ones that stand out from the rest with their ingenious creativity, innovative ideas and immense impact. Dare to kick-a**s in this category?
Brand experiences or activations, created to launch or relaunch a brand, product or service, will feel right at home in this category!
This category recognizes partnerships/sponsorships that create immediate and long-term brand experiences at an event. All experiences created to promote a brand at an event as a part of a partnership or sponsorship agreement belong to this category, including experiences at big sporting events, entertainment events, festivals, concerts, conventions, trade shows etc.
Cause and Green
Events which support or raise awareness about specific causes will be recognized in this awards category.
This category showcases the most meaningful and effective fundraising and charity events around the world.
This category recognises the most sustainable events, events applying green practices and innovative strategies to event planning that show environmental consciousness.
Conferences and Meetings
In this category, we’ll single out any outstanding professional association event, regardless of its industry, length or frequency.
This category presents a global stage for organizers to showcase their best conferences, regardless of topic, location, size and target audience.
This category includes B2C expos, fairs, exhibits, demos and showcases of any size, intended to introduce consumers to relevant products or services.
A category devoted to large conferences and meetings, based upon a specific industry, profession or fandom.
Any internal or external trainings, workshops, orientations, seminars, masterclasses, educational courses and incentives are eligible for an award in this category.
Medical, pharmaceutical and healthcare events have turned to an event sector in its own right and deserve a special category devoted to them only. If yours stands out from the rest, go and get the recognition it deserves!
This category is dedicated to the scientific community and its professional gatherings, including congresses, conferences, conventions, symposia, forums, etc.
Technology has radically transformed most industries, which is why tech events deserve their own category. Here you could include any tech event that deserve our WOWs: from geeky gatherings to high-tech trade shows.
A category created to showcase the art of showcasing! B2B trade shows and expos of all sizes and themes worldwide are welcome to aim at this category.
Corporate and Community
A category for all events, created to build and reinforce business relationships, including trade shows, conferences, corporate parties or shows, galas, etc.
Events, created to engage the end consumer belong to this category, such as consumer shows, exhibitions, promotional events (in-store, outdoors), celebrations, incentives, etc.
Community Engagement Event
Any event, created to engage, reinforce or celebrate a community belongs to this category. That includes all interest-related conferences or meetings (like social media conferences, cooking classes, etc), professional-interest events (like marketers summits, women entrepreneurs meetings, etc.), cause events, customer, employee or partner engagement events and the like.
Any business event intended to reward, honour, engage or educate employees, partners, shareholders or customers (e.g. conferences, seminars, incentives, cycle meetings, corporate parties, retreats, team buildings, awards, etc.).
Customer Engagement Event
Any type of customer-centric event, created to foster the relationship and brand loyalty with existing customers or engage target customers (e.g. incentives, corporate parties, consumer shows, promotional events, product launch events, celebrations etc.)
Employee Engagement Event
Internal events which have brought HR to the next level as part of an integrated employee engagement or employer branding strategy (e.g.incentive trips, reward programmes, team-building, employee training programs, employee appreciation, awards, celebrations, parties, etc.)
Gala – the queen of all parties – is a special breed of a celebratory event with spectacular entertainment, unique performances, splendid theme and featuring special guests or outstanding experiences.
Corporate events, intended to reinforce the relationship or achieve higher goals with customers, employees or partners by providing any kind of incentive, belong to this category. This may include events part of reward, recognition or loyalty programs, corporate parties, retreats, incentive trips, etc.
Partner Engagement Event
Any corporate event, intended to reinforce the relationship with partners, sponsors and stakeholders, could find its place in this category (e.g. corporate parties, celebrations, incentive trips, galas, trade shows etc.)
Events, designed to increase motivation and promote cooperation in a team or a company could compete in this category.(e.g. retreats, corporate parties, training programs, business runs, team outings, etc.)
Do you believe you organized the best event in Africa? Here’s where you can prove it! This category encompasses all events that took place on the second largest continent on Earth – Africa.
This category gathers the best Asian events out there. Your event could compete in this category if it took place in one of the following countries or regions: China, Japan, South Korea and Hong Kong, and other Northeast Asian countries, South and Southeast Asia, Central Asia.
Australian / Oceanian Event
If you’ve organized the most outstanding event in Australia / Oceania, here’s the category where it can shine on.
Want to prove you’ve organized the best event in Canada? This is the right category for you!
Europe – old but never boring, home of some of the most creative and outstanding events in the world. If your event deserves to be titled the best in Europe, this category is just for you.
A category devoted to the vibrant and colourful Indian events! Yours was the brightest? Show us!
Latin American Event
If your event took place in Latin America (South America, Central America and the Caribbean region, Mexico), it belongs to this category. Prove you rocked the whole Latin American event world!
Middle Eastern Event
Your event shined brighter among all events in the whole Middle East? If so, let it dazzle after winning the prestigious Eventex trophy.
The largest country in the world deserves its own category for the best events within its territory. All events that took part in Russia are welcome here.
UK is one of the countries that set the trends in the event industry and hosts some of the most spectacular and outstanding events on Earth. Pretty fierce competition in this category, but the Eventex prize is worth it!
Does your event deserve to be crowned as the best USA event? If “yes”, “definitely”, “you bet!” are your answers, here’s where you should register.
Agencies and Teams
Proud of all your projects throughout the year? This category is yours to show your team, current customers and clients-to be, that you are the best of the best when it comes to organizing events!
Here’s a category devoted only to you, Destination Management Companies. Prove your destination leadership!
A category to reward those who reward for a living. If you’re an agency, which organizes incentive trips or events, any kind of reward or loyalty programs, here’s your chance to get the award experience!
Live Communication Agency
A category celebrating those turning live communication events into lifetime experiences. Prove you are THE creative genius in this competitive industry!
New Event Agency
Every beginning is challenging but also twice as exciting, inspiring and rewarding, when successful! That’s why we’ve made a special category to honour those rising stars on the world events horizon that dazzle us with their bright new ideas, creativity and the courage to be disruptors! (eligible for event, live communication or marketing agencies founded in the past 3 years).
There is an outstanding Professional Conference Organizer behind the scenes of almost every great conference in the world. Enter this category if you’re one of them, to gain worldwide recognition for all you achieve on a daily basis.
This category is for production agencies, taking their clients’ events from the ground to the stars, using a bit (or a lot) of magic touch. If creativity is your art and craft, this category will highlight your greatness.
Behind every great event, there’s a greater team! State the pride you take in your teammates and manifest the “we’ve got you covered” statement. Winning this category will do that for you!
Venue Event Team
A category devoted to the excellence and professionalism of the event teams of any venue, no matter its size or type. Enter this category to show your appreciation to the team that puts heart and soul into those great events that happen at your venue. Assure your present and future clients they’ve come to the right place!
Hotel Event Team
No matter the size and type of the hotel, it’s always the hotel event team that brings it to life with the events they organize for clients or for the hotel itself. Enter this category to honour your hotel event team’s hard work and creativity, and show everyone it is, hands down, the best out there!
Enter The Next Level
Participating in an international competition of Eventex’ calibre is an exceptional opportunity to increase your global and local reach. With 50К+ website visitors a year, 22K+ community members, and an estimate of 20K+ views of the online ceremony alone, it is undoubtedly the biggest stage out there! Get yourself and your business promoted to world’s best event professionals.
POSITION YOURSELF AS A LEADER
Entering Eventex Awards not only has the potential to boost your profit margins, it also comes at a fraction of the cost of similar awards. If you want to further establish your name locally and globally as a leader in your field, there’s no better way to do it than join the most affordable competition in the industry.
BOOST YOUR BRAND IMAGE
Eventex participation is a statement that shows you take pride in your work and in your team, makes people trust you, value your opinion, and rely on your judgment more. So Eventex Awards is another great way to impress your current customers and attract oodles of new ones!
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