The IMEX Academy Awards reward those who’ve made outstanding contributions to the meetings industry. Our IMEX-EIC Innovation in Sustainability Award salutes organisations making a significant commitment to reduce their environmental impact. Presented at our Gala Dinner at IMEX in Frankfurt alongside an array of industry awards from DI, IAPCO, IAEE, MPI, JMIC, PCMA and SITE.
Recognising excellence in the meetings industry
IMEX Academy Awards 2017
Europe: Olivier Lépine, Biarritz Tourisme, France
Africa Middle East: Karim El Minabawy, Emeco Travel, Egypt
Americas: Diane DiMaggio, Northstar Travel Media
Asia Pacific: Jeannie Lim, Singapore Tourism Board
IMEX-EIC Innovation in Sustainability Award 2017
Radisson Blu for their Blu Planet initiative which reduces their hotels’ water consumption while benefitting local communities.
DI Destination Leadership Award
IAPCO Innovation Award
IAEE International Excellence Award
JMIC Unity Award
MPI Foundation Student Scholarship Award
PCMA Global Meetings Executive of the Year Award
SITE Master Motivator
Apply for the Innovation in Sustainability Award
If you've been involved in supporting, creating or managing a sustainable event in 2017, we're inviting you to apply for the 2018 IMEX-EIC Innovation in Sustainability Award. Your application will be judged on innovation in sustainable practices; impact on the environment, community and local economy; legacy, collaboration and commitment to industry education.