Nowadays that we have seen and experienced almost everything, organizing a great and memorable event can be harder than it looks. Kongres Magazine in collaboration with Conventa trade show therefore introduces a new award acknowledging the best events organized in the New European region. Conventa best event award, organized in scope of The Meetings Star awards, will be granted for the first time in January 2016.
Since 2009, Conventa organizers are together with the editorial board of Kongres Magazine selecting the best meeting destinations, hotels and convention centers. The Meetings Star Award is the oldest such recognition in the field of meetings industry that will in 2016 be granted for the 8th year in the row. For the first time ever, winner of the best event will join the rest of the Meeting Star winners on Conventa Stage.
The best events will be selected by a competent jury comprised out of selected meetings professionals. The most important evaluation criteria will be innovation and creativity of the event. The expert jury will also take into consideration the execution, results of the event, excellence in communication and sustainable policies.
Assessment will be a two-step process. The first step will be defining the short-list in all three categories:
– B2B events
– B2C events
– Integrated events
The second step will determine the winner. The award for the best event will be given to the entrant with the most points received by the jury.
Meeting organizers can submit the event they are most proud of by filling out the on-line form
Entry is free of charge. The deadline for submissions is 15 December 2015.
By participating in the competition all meeting organizers get
– The Conventa VIP status that grants them free entry to Conventa (for 2 people from the same company),
– Free of charge publication of their good practice case study on the Conventa web site and promotion in scope of Conventa media partners.
– The winner will next to the grand prize and the recognition of the meetings industry get also a whole page good practice case study presentation in the Kongres Magazine.
The winner will be announced and awarded during Conventa trade show, held from 20 to 21 January 2015 in Ljubljana, Slovenia. Meeting organizers, enter your amazing event now and finally get the recognition you long for and deserve!