AEO Awards roundup

On 16 June event profs gathered at the Grosvenor Hotel in London for the AEO Awards, hosted by actor James Nesbitt. 

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The exhibition industry descended on the Grosvenor London last week for a night of networking, award-winning and the tiniest amount of alcohol. James Nesbitt hosted the evening, which also saw a surprise visit from presenter and DJ Chris Evans.

 

OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION

Brand Events – Chris Hughes

 

BEST TRADESHOW LAUNCH

Oliver Kinross – Auckland Build

 

BEST CONSUMER SHOW LAUNCH

New Scientist – New Scientist Live

 

BEST LIVE EVENT

Alexandra Palace – Alexandra Palace Fireworks Festival

 

 

MARKETING CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR – CONSUMER

New Scientist – New Scientist Live

 

MARKETING CAMPAIGN OF THE YEAR – TRADE

Tarsus Group – Labelexpo Americas 2016

 

ORGANISER TEAM OF THE YEAR

Forest Exhibitions – Automechanika Birmingham

 

VENUE OF THE YEAR

ExCeL London

 

 

VENUE TEAM OF THE YEAR
The NEC, Operations Team

 

SERVICE SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR

Tembo

 

STAND DESIGN & BUILD SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR

GES

 

BEST USE OF TECHNOLOGY

Media 10 – Design Shanghai 2017

 

 

BEST CONFERENCE

Clarion Events – Trauma Innovation

 

UNSUNG HERO

Thorns Group – Roger Jennings

 

INNOVATION AWARD

The NEC – With you Every Step of the Way

 

SUSTAINABILITY AWARD

Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre

 

 

BEST USE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

Ascential Events – Social Media at Pure London

 

BEST TRADESHOW UNDER 2,000SQM

Quartz – Elevate

 

BEST OVERSEAS TRADESHOW OVER 2000SQM

Media 10 – Design Shanghai 2017

 

 

 

 

BEST CONSUMER SHOW

Brand Events – The London Classic Car Show

 

BEST UK TRADESHOW OVER 2,000SQM

Forest Exhibitions Ltd – Automechanika Birmingham

 

MOST RESPECTED COMPANY OF THE YEAR

Clarion Events

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