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Event Technology Awards seeks innovative companies to impress industry with People’s Choice Award

With entries for the 2016 Event Technology Awards well under way, organisers have announced an opportunity for innovative businesses to impress the industry with the second outing of the ‘People’s Choice Award’. The ‘Favourite Event Technology Supplier’ award, for companies that have developed an innovative technological solution which can be used to deliver, monitor, analyse […]

Impressive Judging Panel revealed for Event Technology Awards 2016

  As the entry process for the Event Technology Awards 2016 gathers pace, organiser AMP Events Ltd has announced the Judging Panel for the event’s fourth outing. The prestigious list features a host of well-known names from the wider event industry, including exhibitions, meetings, conferences, festivals and brand activations, along with some highly regarded experts […]

Event Technology Awards are back for 2016

The organiser of the Event Technology Awards has announced that nominations for 2016 will open on Monday 4th April.  The awards are set to return for their fourth outing and will once again recognise the achievements of companies delivering digital and technological solutions to the event industry. With a number of exciting new categories added […]

Cvent Announced as Headline Sponsor of Event Technology Awards 2014

Global event technology provider Cvent has today been announced as the headline sponsor of Event Technology Awards 2014. Cvent is a leader in event management, online event registration, venue sourcing, and mobile event app technology – with over 137,000 active system users. Its systems have helped modernise event management. Via its integrated platform, organisers can […]

First Event Tech Live To Be Held At The Old Truman Brewery

Event Tech Live, the only dedicated, free to attend, platform for the event technology sector to meet, engage and interact, has today announced that its first outing will take place at the Old Truman Brewery, November 13th 2014.  The Old Truman Brewery is east London’s revolutionary arts and media quarter, with its fantastic transport links […]

Call for Entries

The second annual Event Technology Awards has issued a call for entries. Companies wishing to take part are asked to submit their entry between 1st April and 31st May. Several new categories have been added to last year’s list of 20, with categories dedicated to types of event such as: Festivals, Conferences, Exhibitions and Concerts. […]

Our Top 10 tips for writing a winning entry

Here are our Top 10 Tips on how to write a winning submission and maximise your chances of being shortlisted. Start Now Give yourself plenty of time to put together a really solid entry. Don’t leave it until the deadline and be forced to rush something that you’re not entirely happy with – Start Now. Read […]

Event Industry News Launches Event Tech Live

An exciting new event will launch later this year, born out of the success of last year’s Event Technology Awards. Event Tech Live has been created following the success of the conference that preceded last year’s awards ceremony. The new event will be in an exciting fresh format that will include live tech demos, immersive […]

Video Highlights Of The 2013 Awards

Thank you to Silverstream for putting together this video highlight reel of the inaugural Event Technology Awards. Thanks to all sponsors, attendees and entrants for being part of this year’s event. Once again, congratulations to all the winners!

evvnt announced as Headline Sponsor at The Event Technology Awards

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards have announced that evvnt will be the headline sponsor of the inaugural event. evvnt is a revolutionary new web tool that enables event organisers to reach over 41 million event consumers via all top listings websites within three days of posting their event details.  Organisers will also see their […]

Winners Decided for Event Technology Awards

The judges scores are in and winners of the Event Technology Awards (ETA) have been decided. Winners will be announced on the 15th of November at the Supernova Events Venue, Victoria Embankment Gardens, London. The ceremony, hosted by Gadget Show Presenter Jon Bentley, promises to be a great networking opportunity as well as a fantastic evening […]

Event Technology Awards Announce Trade Partnership With Leading Industry Associations

Organisers of the Event Technology Awards (ETA’s) have announced the agreement of industry partnerships with four major trade associations.  The Association of Independent Festivals (AIF), the National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA), the International Specials Events Society (ISES) and the Exhibition Services and Suppliers Association (ESSA) have all confirmed their official support of the awards, with […]

#EventProfs Invited to Vote for Best New Event Tech Startup

A shortlist of 10 companies has been announced for the ‘Best New Event Tech Startup’ category at the Event Technology Awards (ETA’s).  Event Professionals will now be invited to vote for the winner via the ETA website.  The shortlist was compiled from an initial 28 nominations, with several of the ETA judges lending their expert […]

Event Manager Blog Editor Joins ETA Judging Panel

Following publication of the shortlist, The Event Technology Awards (ETA’s) has announced that Event Manager Blog Editor Julius Solaris will join the judging panel. His addition to the judging panel is in response to the overwhelming amount of entries that have been submitted.  Julius joins Gadget Show host Jon Bentley, ISES Director at Large James […]

Win a pair of Tickets to The Event Technology Awards Conference

Would you like to win a pair of Tickets to The Event Technology Awards Conference? The conference will continue the theme set by the awards, with guest speakers delivering insights in to the latest event technologies and how you can utilise them at events. Areas to be covered will include The Future Of Event Ticketing, Gamification, […]

Shortlist Announced – Event Technology Awards

The Shortlist has been confirmed for the inaugural Event Technology Awards (ETAs). Winners will be announced at the ceremony which takes place at pop-up venue Supernova, in Victoria Embankment Gardens, on the 15th of November 2013. Organisers have also introduced a daytime conference with guest speakers delivering insights into the latest event technologies. Early bird […]

New Category Added to Event Technology Awards

Organisers of the inaugural Event Technology Awards (ETA’s) have added an additional category to the lineup.  Following several requests, Best New Event Technology Startup’ will take its place alongside the initial 19 categories.  The award will recognise the achievements of a new company supplying a technology-based service to the events industry and will be sponsored […]

Voting Opens for the Inaugural Event Technology Awards

Voting for the inaugural Event Technology Awards opened this morning, Tuesday 23rd July.  Over 100 entries have been posted and are live on the official website.  Event industry professionals are now invited to view the entries and cast their votes. The online voting represents the first stage of the judging process.  The industry vote will […]

Jeremy King Completes Judging Panel Lineup for Event Technology Awards

Organisers of the inaugural Event Technology Awards have announced that Jeremy King will take the fifth and final position on the judging panel. Jeremy is Communications Director at The O2, creating and implementing the internal and external communications strategy for the world’s most popular music venue.  He is the former editor of both Media Week […]

Distinguished Live Events Marketing Expert Joins ETA Judging Panel

The fourth judge to join the panel of the Event Technology Awards has been announced as distinguished live event marketing expert David Korte. David is Director of Strategy & Concept at the renowned VOK DAMS agency, global experts in developing marketing strategies for some of the world’s leading events and exhibitions.   Having worked in the communication industry for more […]

Events Guru Added to the Judging Panel for Event Technology Awards

A third judge has been announced for the panel of the inaugural Event Technology Awards.  Joining former Gadget Show presenter Jon Bentley and International Special Events Society (ISES) Director of Education James Morgan will be the highly experienced event organiser Heidi Williams. Heidi is known in the industry for her website Events-guru.co.uk, a valuable resource that provides […]

ISES Director Announced as Second Judge for Event Technology Awards

The Event Technology Awards has announced that James Morgan will join the inaugural judging panel.  James is the Director of Education for the UK Chapter of the International Special Events Society (ISES), bringing with him a wealth of academic and industry knowledge on how special events have developed over the decades and the ever-increasing influence […]

Event Technology Awards: Entries Officially Open

Nominations for the inaugural Event Technology Awards are now open.  The awards will recognise the achievements of companies delivering digital and technological solutions to the events industry.  Twenty categories will cover everything from Best Use of Social Media to Best Event Software. The full list of categories is as follows: Best Use Of Social Media […]