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
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.
12th Transport and Communication Council by Manastır
Chinatown by Zero Degrees Events Ltd
Manchester Pride Live by GoTo Live
The Dragon Heart Hospital by ES Global Ltd
Tramlines Festival by Method
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
Lux Films Ltd
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.
MLD Event Group Ltd
Off to Work
Rodeo Event Production Services Ltd
Spartan Crew Ltd
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
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.
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
Qdos Event Hire
Site Equip Ltd
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.
Entertee Hire Services
Eps Event Ltd
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
TRUST EVENTS STAGES LTD
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
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.
IET London: Savoy Place
ILEC Conference Centre
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
Base-Flow & Reusable Cup Company Ltd
Wild Paths Festival
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
Silent Noize Events Ltd
TicketSellers / Eventree
UAE Pavilion At Dubai Expo: Guest Management System With In-Site Technology Solutions
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
We Scan Tickets Ltd
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
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
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.
Far and Beyond Events
We Are The Fair
We Organise Chaos
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
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.
Bournemouth 7s Festival
The Tour of Britain
Weston Beach Race - RHL Activities Ltd
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.