Entrants will be given 1,000 words in which to persuade the judges that their entry should win this particular award category. You may also attach up to 3 pieces of supporting information.

If you wish to save your entry and come back to it at a later date then press the “save for later” button below right. You will then receive an email with a link which you can click on to return to your entry form.

This award will be given to the best development of and existing awards event from the perspectives of all parties involved. Judges will be looking for innovation, expertise and success in all areas. Entrants should demonstrate the following:

  • A clear strategy for the development of the event
  • Well thought out and appropriate categories
  • Creativity and effectiveness in marketing the event.
  • Positive feedback from attendees and sponsors
  • Novelty, innovation and demonstrable change at the ceremony itself
  • Success in terms of finances and the level of attendance

All fields are required


Best Development of an Existing Awards

  • Background information

  • Names and job titles of key staff involved

  • Name and contact details of person submitting entry

  • Submission

  • In case of technical difficulties entrants are advised to save a version of their core entry in word prior to submitting their entry.

    Entrants have a maximum of 1,000 words in which to convince the judges that they are worthy of winning this award. 3 files of supporting material of no more than 4 pages each can also be included. Video footage can be be also submitted but should be sent as a link within the main body of the entry and should be no more than 2 minutes in length.

    Please include information which will convince the judges that this entry is worthy of winning the award. Suggestions as to what could be covered are listed below.

    • Give some background to the event including how it originated. What did the event set out to achieve? Outline any specific goals or targets you had at the outset.
    • Describe how changes to the awards were conceived, thought through and implemented
    • Describe how you worked with sponsors and exhibitors or third parties, if relevant, to develop creative sponsorship packages, meet their objectives and make the event more effective.
    • Outline your marketing strategies including any novel approaches and techniques you used to promote the event, including key partnerships with third parties, direct and online marketing and the use of social media.
    • Describe the features of the event which made it appealing to those who attended. How did you manage to successfully implement these?
    • Outline the success of the event in terms of the audience size and profile as well as feedback from entrants and attendees, and any other criteria you would use to measure the success of an event. Also outline these results against any targets you set at the outset.
    • Give any other information regarding the event which you think would help convince the judges that your event should win this award. What makes your event so unique? In what ways have you been particularly innovative?
  • Shortlisted Summary

  • In the event of your submission being shortlisted we will publish a 200 word summary of your submission on our website. Please write the summary below keeping in mind that any results or other sensitive information may end up in the public domain. Please also supply your logo below. MAX 200 WORDS
  • If files are larger than 2MB please email to aileen@globalconferencenetwork.co.uk
  • Supporting Material

  • Please attach any relevant support material - testimonials, research, performance analysis, collateral, screen grabs, pictures etc.
    Entrants may attach up to 3 files of supporting material of no more than 4 pages each.
    Attached files must be no larger than 2 MB each, documents must be in .pdf or .doc (word) format, images must be in .jpg or .gif format.
    Movie/video footage
    If movie files exceed the 2MB allowance then please include a link to the video/movie hosted on a web page. Links to FTP sites will not be accepted.
    If you wish to send any files larger than 2MB please email them directly to aileen@globalconferencenetwork.co.uk
  • Payment

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