The AEO Excellence Awards 2018

Now in their 25th year, The AEO Excellence Awards celebrate some of the best that the event industry has to offer and showcase the amazing achievements from within the industry.  The illustrious event recognises and celebrates organisers’ achievements, standards of excellence from venues and service quality by suppliers and contractors.


Outstanding Contribution to The Industry Award

Best Tradeshow Launch

Best Consumer Show Launch

Best Live Event

Marketing Campaign of The Year – Consumer

Marketing Campaign of The Year – Trade

Organiser Team of The Year

Venue of The Year < 20,000sqm

Venue of The Year > 20,000sqm

Venue Team of the Year

Non-Technology Service Supplier of The Year

Technology Service Supplier of The Year

Stand Design & Build Supplier of The Year

Best Use of Technology

Best Conference

Unsung Hero

Innovation Award

Sustainability Award

Best Use of Social Media

Best UK Tradeshow Under 2,000sqm

Best UK Tradeshow (2,000 – 8,000sqm)

Best UK Tradeshow > 8,000sqm

Best Overseas Show

Best Consumer Show

Most Influential Company of The Last 25 Years

There is no entry fee for AEO, ESSV and AEV members.

Key Dates:

Entry Deadline – 16th March 2018 (entries accepted until 2nd April 2018)

Awards Ceremony – 15th June 2018 (The Grosvenor Hotel, London)

For more information visit the: The AEO Excellence Awards

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