Event Awards 2013 shortlist announced

The shortlist for the Event Awards 2013 has been revealed.

Event Awards 2013 shortlist revealed
Event Awards 2013 shortlist revealed

Act of the Year

To be announced on the night

Best Brand Activity at a Festival or Public Event

(heart) productions limited: Barclaycard PayBand @ Barclaycard Wireless Festival 2012

Absolute Radio: BT London Live in Hyde Park - Absolute Radio Live

KBW LTD: BP ‘Walk in the Olympic Park’ experience, Olympic Park Stratford

Marks & Spencer: M&S Agricultural Shows

PrettyGreen: Cadbury House Hyde Park

TRO Group: Lucozade Energy Festival Activation 2012

Best Brand Experience Event

Ignite Europe: NFL International Series 2012

Jack Morton Worldwide: BP Technology Experience

Jar London: Cambalache: One Night in Argentina

Limelight Sports: Energizer Night Run

Slice: Windows Fast and Fun Slide

TRO Group: Guinness Class

Best Christmas Party Package

Awesome Events: "Cirque de Noel presents Extraordinaire" at The Bloomsbury Big Top

Evolve Events: Black and White Ball at Kent House Knightsbridge

No.11 Cavendish Square Party Package

Smart Christmas Parties: Nostrovia Christmas Party Package

Vivid Experience’s Christmas Parties at The Roundhouse, Derby

Best Conference or Internal Staff Event

Concerto Live: The Magic of Growth Conference

Iris: Iris On Show

La Gloire: We Care We Innovate

Marketing Options International: Oracle Financial Services Leadership Global Summit

Smyle: Annual Dealer Conference 2012 - Peugeot Citroën Automobiles UK

Top Banana: Danone Baby Talk Live 2013

Best Exhibition

BBC Haymarket Exhibitions: BBC Good Food Show Winter - NEC Birmingham

Cultural Communications: Masterpiece London

Haymarket Exhibitions - Clothes Show Live

Media 10: Ideal Home Show at Christmas

Sledge: Make it in Great Britain

Best Integrated Event Campaign

Ignite Europe: EDF Energy of the Nation


MGA Group: All The Bells

PrettyGreen: Cadbury House Hyde Park

psLIVE: The U Experience

Best International Event

Brand Events: Top Gear Festival 2012

Cascade Productions: Light up the High Street: Iceland Managers' Conference 2012

Crown: Sony Iceland Digital Imaging Press Event


Marketing Options International: Oracle Financial Services Leadership Global Summit, July 2012

Best Launch Event

Brand Events: Top Gear Festival, Durban 2012

Brand Events: CarFest 2012

Experience Worldwide: BlackBerry Z10

Imagination: 'Making history', Ford Go Further


Best Outdoor Event

Festival Number 6

Limelight Sports: Royal Parks Foundation Half Marathon

Line Up: The Olympic Torch Relay 2012 - Coca-Cola City Celebrations

Logistik: BT House at BT London Live

Projection Advertising: Enough Food For Everyone IF

Vision Nine: Olympic Torch Relay Celebrations

Best PR Event or Stunt

Ear to the Ground: THE CORAL NATIONAL

Fever: Launch of the Jackpotjoy FUNdation

Ignite Europe: EDF Energy of the Nation

Tricker PR: Save Our Dram

Clarion Communications: The Coldest Gig Ever

Best Sustainable Initiative

15Hatfields: Help the birds and the bees - go wild and sow your seeds!

Bluman Associates: Imogen Heap Earth Day

Global Sustainable Event Summit Partnership: Sustainable Events Summit

Best Teambuilding Activity

Animate & Create: How 'alive' are you? - Jaguar Team Building Event

Bluehat Group: Group Graduate Development Programme

Communique Promotions: Brandstock 2012

Darkstar Events UK: EE Race to the Summit

DRPgroup: ENRC 150 Group Conference

Brand Experience Agency of the Year

Ear to the Ground

Ignite Europe

Jack Morton Worldwide

Limelight Sports

WRG Creative Communication

Caterer of the Year

Absolute Taste

Ampersand Events

Purple Grape

Richmond Creative Events

Smart Hospitality

Creative Event of the Year

At-Bristol: In The Zone Travelling Exhibition

Concerto Live: The Magic of Growth Conference

George P Johnson: Connected City

RPM: Sky Skills Studios

Sledge: O2 Retail Expo

Event Industry Supplier of the Year, Security, Staffing and Crewing

Beautiful Minds Promotions

Circle Agency


Mash Staffing

Metro Hospitality


Event Industry Supplier of the Year, Theming, Furninture and Dressing

Loos R Us

Oasis Events

The Icebox

Event Industry Supplier of the Year: Production, AV, Sound, Lighting, Set Building and Technology


Arena Group: Arena Group

DB Systems

GL events Slick Seating

Quantum Special Effects

Event Space of the Year - Large 700+

Alexandra Palace


The Boiler House at Battersea Power Station

The Natural History Museum

The O2

Event Space of the Year - Medium 301-700

Kings Place

Imperial War Museum North

The Roundhouse (Derby)

The Roof Gardens


Event Space of the Year - Small under 300

Audi City London

Clissold House

IET Glasgow: Teacher Building

RSA House

Exhibition Feature Area or Stand

Haymarket Exhibitions, Clothes Show Live: The Fashion Theatre

UBM Live: The Live Lounge at International Confex & Live Experience

UBM Live: TFM&A's 3D Experience

UBM Live: Discovering the Internet of Things

TRO Group: Nissan Built to Thrill

Exhibition Organiser of the Year

Shortlist  announced on the night

Exhibition Venue of the Year

Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company

Business Design Centre

Olympia London

Excel London

Sandown Park Racecourse

Ricoh Arena

Production Agency of the Year

Event Concept

Fisher Productions

INCA Productions


The Fresh Group

Rising Star

Penny Law, CloserStill

Ian Hayne, Limelight Sports

Lucy Watson, Stepladder Worldwide and sevens7

Emma Corbett, UBM

Venue Team of the Year

Business Design Centre

Kings Place Events

The Roundhouse Derby Events Team

Science Museum

The Natural History Museum

Warren House

To find out who has won you'll need to be at the Event Awards 2013 ceremony, taking place on Friday 4 October at the Roundhouse in Camden.

For more information on the ceremony and to buy tickets, visit Eventawards.com. To get all the latest updates on the awards follow @EventAwards.