The “Conference of the Year” award was given to a remarkable conference, which has brought significant benefits to the country as a whole. The JCI World Congress 2019 was awarded the title of “Conference of the Year” (in the category of 300+ delegates). The Congress had 4,166 delegates from 103 countries, making it the largest conference ever held in Estonia. The Conference of the Year in the 100–300 delegates category was presented to ISCI 2019 “Children in the World”.
The city of Tallinn and Tallinn Convention Bureau recognised the team of the Estonian Lions Club for making an impactful contribution to charity during their event “Lions Europa Forum 2019”. The event brought together 1,325 delegates from 56 countries. As one of their charitable acts during the event, Lions Europa Forum 2019 supported the training of 12 diabetes service dogs.