Live Event Awards Categories
These categories recognize excellence in live events staged since January 1 2012.
Information to be submitted online for entries in these categories include
a. An essay of up to 525 words describing the event: its genesis, goals, development, and results. You may include detailed production notes, audience demographics, etc.
b. Any number of supporting files and web addresses that you may upload to our server to support your entry and provide more background information to the judges. These may include video clips, photographs, press reviews, news articles, and so on.
c. Optionally, you may list creative and production credits for your event - a list of the people and organizations that contributed to its development
Awards in all of these categories will be presented at the ABA's traditional awards banquet in Chicago on June 17.
G01. Best Brand Experience Event: new category for 2013
G02. Best Consumer Event (e.g. auto show, boat show, health & fitness expo, etc.)
G03. Best Exhibition Display, Stand or Feature: new category for 2013
G04. Best Tradeshow or Convention
G05. Best Association Event or Meeting
G06. Best Corporate Image Event
G07. Best New Product Introduction Event
G08. Best Internal Recognition/Motivational Event
G09. Best Sales Meeting
G10. Best Sales Presentation
G11. Best Public Relations Event: new category for 2013