The Shortlist 2022

We are delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2022 Event Production Awards and look forward to welcoming you all to the event on 17th February 2022 to celebrate the past year of excellence

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Full Event Production of the Year 2022

This category recognises companies that have delivered an event in exceptional ways, from start to finish, to improve the experience at an event, whether on stage, for safety purposes, during the build-up or to immerse the audience in the theme of the event. Judges will be looking for innovation in creativity and approach, understanding of the target market, a clear health and safety plan, working within a set budget and how the event was produced against clear and specific objectives.

Sponsored by


12th Transport and Communication Council by Manastır

Chinatown by Zero Degrees Events Ltd

Manchester Pride Live by GoTo Live

Standon Calling

The Dragon Heart Hospital by ES Global Ltd

Tramlines Festival by Method

Victorious Festival

2
Technical Event Production of Year 2022

This category is for AV production companies and will be won by the company that can demonstrate how they have delivered an event on stage through expert AV production. Judges will be looking for innovation in creativity and approach, how technology has been used to enhance the production, understanding of the target market, how they have delivered a better attendee experience and how the event was produced against clear and specific objectives

Collaborate Global

Lux Films Ltd

8
Best Crew Provider 2022

An award that recognises the importance of providing professional, trained, and quality crews whatever the event or budget. Judges will be looking for diversity in types of crew offered, ability to cater for different event types and scales, evidence of well trained crews, how the crewing company meets clients’ briefs and key USPs that the provider offers both staff and clients.

Alpha Crew

MLD Event Group Ltd

Off to Work

Rodeo Event Production Services Ltd

S3K Group

Showforce Services

Spartan Crew Ltd

WaterAid

3
Best Concession Provider 2022

This category is for suppliers of catering services who have gone above and beyond. Whether food and/or drink, we want to hear how you have delivered outstanding catering to an event and audience. Judges will be looking for evidence of diversity and innovation in the catering on offer, the ability to cater for different types and sizes of events, understanding of the event’s audience, a sustainable service and how the offering has augmented the attendee’s experience.

Champagne Fire Truck

Peppermint Events Limited

Victorious Events

4
Best Power Supplier 2022

Open to providers of power to events. Judges will be looking for the company that has shown innovation and creativity in approach, an increased sustainability service, excellent customer service, how they have worked with organisers to improve costs and expertise in its core business area.

IDE Systems

Pearce Hire

Power Logistics

Sunbelt Rentals

4
Best Hygiene Provider 2022

Open to all suppliers of toilets and hygiene services. Judges will be looking for how you have worked with organisers to improve their facilities, innovated your product range, developed your sustainable elements, augmented the attendee experience and delivered against clear and specific objectives.

A1 Loo Hire Ltd

Eco-Bana

Qdos Event Hire

Site Equip Ltd

4
Best Fencing /Crowd Barrier 2022

For companies providing crowd safety, control and management products. Judges will be looking for innovation and product development, evidence of enhancing the safety of events, diversity of types and sizes of events supplied to, how the supplier has enhanced the overall event experience and how it has delivered against clear and specific objectives.

Actavo Events

Entertee Hire Services

Eps Event Ltd

Sunbelt Rentals

3
Best Staging Company 2022

For companies who have delivered stages and settings for events. Judges will be looking for innovation and creativity in approach, spectacular and visual theming, how the staging has augmented the attendee experience, positive crowd management and safety etiquette and working to clear and specific objectives.

Acorn Event Structures

IPS

TRUST EVENTS STAGES LTD

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Best Temporary Structure Provider 2022

This category covers buildings, seating and grandstand areas as well as other structures build for event infrastructure. Judges will consider the different types of events catered for, diversity in types of structures supplied, innovation and creativity in approach, sustainability approaches and how the company is working to clear and specific objectives.

Acorn Event Structures

Arena Group

Fews Marquees

Neptunus Structures

NoNonsense Group

QuickSpace BV

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Event Venue/Space of the Year 2022

This category is to recognise the venue or event space that has delivered the best environment for event organisers and attendees. Judges will be looking at the variety of events catered for, innovations in the organiser and customer experience, sustainability measures, how the venue or space has worked to improve the attendee experience and how the venue is working to clear and specific objectives.

Colesdale Farm

IET London: Savoy Place

ILEC Conference Centre

Lucid Creates

Science Museum

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The Sustainability Award 2022

Open to any event, venue or supplier that puts sustainability at the core of its ethos. Judges will be looking for key evidence of how sustainability has positively impacted the business and its clients or attendees, what targets have been set and how these have been achieved, positive commercial results and how the model is being carried forwards for the future

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Base-Flow & Reusable Cup Company Ltd

Cableflor Ltd

Creative Output

EventDecision

IDE Systems

Markthalle Hamburg

Power Logistics

Sunbelt Rentals

Wild Paths Festival

10
Best Use of Technology at an Event 2022

Open to event organisers and technology providers – the winner will be the event and tech provider employed. Judges will be looking at how the technology has enhanced the event overall, as well as the attendee experience, how the technology was used against clear and specific objectives, innovations and enhancements in the technology used and any demonstrable sustainability benefits

Delta Live

Event Genius

IDE Systems

NOQ

Power Logistics

Silent Noize Events Ltd

Standon Calling

TicketSellers / Eventree

UAE Pavilion At Dubai Expo: Guest Management System With In-Site Technology Solutions

VenuIQ

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Best Ticketing Provider 2022

This category is for any company providing ticketing services to promoters and event organisers of any type of event. Judges will be looking for evidence of excellent customer service, a smooth and transparent user experience, how technology has improved the offering, clear and fair pricing structures and how the provider has worked to clear and specific objectives

Event Genius

Ticketpass

We Scan Tickets Ltd

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Best Visual Spectacular 2022

This category is open for event organisers, production teams and AV suppliers who can demonstrate visual effectiveness and impact on an event. Judges will be looking for innovation and creativity in approach, how the spectacular has been woven into the overall event, how the spectacular enhanced the attendee experience, evidence of ‘wow’ factor and how the spectacular has performed against clear and specific objectives.

Euro 2020 Closing Ceremony by EVENT360 and Mass Movement

LS23 Stage at Leeds Festival by Lucid Creates

Project 23 by Manastır

St Patrick's Day Drone Show by Actavo Events

3
Brand Activation of Year 2022

Open to agencies and their clients who have actioned brand activations during the period. Judges will be looking for innovation and creativity in approach, how the activation has delivered against clear and specific objectives, understanding of the target market, how the activation engaged with the audience and post-activation research that demonstrates its success.

Costa Coffee at the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta by Circle Agency and Plaster Communications

Schweppes at Casual Dining Show by DNEL LTD

Sky Cinema at Goodwood Revival by Collaborate Global

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Production Agency of the Year 2022

This award recognises and rewards the team behind a successful event. Judges will be looking for evidence of expertise in all areas of event production, clear health and safety plans and initiatives, how the agency has worked to and delivered against set budgets, innovation and creativity in approach and how they have ensured positive audience experiences.

Sponsored by


Far and Beyond Events

GoTo Live

Method

Proud Events

TBI Media

We Are The Fair

We Organise Chaos

4
Music Event of the Year 2022

This award is to recognise the event of the year, mostly focused on music, which has truly delivered for its audience. Judges will be looking for evidence of how the event understands its target market, how the event delivered a positive attendee experience, the breadth and range of performers, how the event was run in a secure and safe manner and its commercial success.

Ministry of Sound - Three Decades of Dance by Coalition Presents

Paralympic Homecoming by TBI Media

WE OUT HERE LTD

Wild Paths Festival

3
Sporting Event of the Year 2022

This award is to recognise the event of the year, mostly focused on sport, which has truly delivered for its audience. Judges will be looking for evidence of how the event understands its target market, how the event delivered a positive attendee experience, innovation and creativity in delivery, how the event was run in a secure and safe manner and its commercial success.

Sponsored by


Bournemouth 7s Festival

The Tour of Britain

Weston Beach Race - RHL Activities Ltd

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Access All Areas Supplier of the Year 2022 Award

Do you believe that your company’s work stands up not only as the best in your sector, but the best across the entire event production industries? Enter this award, judged by Access All Areas’ Editor Chris Barrett, to receive recognition. Entrants should demonstrate a commitment to innovative, safe, reliable and environmentally friendly services, as well as an eye for creativity and up-to-date technology. Please provide testimonials from events you’ve worked on across the entry period.

80six / Virtual production Studios by 80six

Actavo Events

Entertee Hire Services

Global Infusion Group

Number8 events Ltd

Pearce Hire

Qdos Event Hire

Sunbelt Rentals

White Light Ltd