CONVENTA BEST EVENT AWARD 2020
The annual award for the best event in the region of 'New Europe'
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Organisers of mind-blowing events are once again invited to enter the competition that will acknowledge the best in the event business, Conventa Best Event Award. The award has become an integral part of the Conventa Crossover conference, which will be taking place in its 5th edition from 27 to 28 August 2020 in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
The brochure includes all the information about CBEA 2020 in PDF form.
Tell your event's story to the world
Don’t let your groundbreaking events go unnoticed. Get the recognition you long for and deserve. Show you, colleagues, why you are the best at what you do!
What's new in 2020?
As most live events have been cancelled due to COVID-19, we would like to give a chance to those, who plan on carrying out events after August 2020. You can now apply with your project in two separate stages.
How to apply?
WHY SHOULD I APPLY WITH MY EVENT?
Reputation of the competition
With entering your event into the competition, you will increase your reputation among
the clients and the professional public.
Since 2009, the organizers of Conventa together with the editorial board of Kongres Magazine have been selecting the best meeting destinations, hotels and convention centers. The Meetings Star Award is the oldest such recognition in the field of the meetings industry. This year the winners of Meeting Star Awards will also be joined for the fifth time by the winner of the best event in 'New Europe'. We thoroughly analysed your wishes and requirements and in front of you is a new model of the competition for the Conventa Best Award, which for the second year will be an integral part of the Conventa Crossover conference.
Credibility of the jury
A competent international jury, ensuring that only top-level events make it to the final rounds of live voting, will evaluate your event. Every member of the jury makes their decision individually on the basis of their expert knowledge, reputation and authority
Presentation of all the registered events
Presentations of the projects will take place in two parts, giving your event amazing exposure. Projects from Semifinal 1 will be announced and presented at Conventa Crossover from 27 – 28 August 2020. Projects from Semifinal 2 will be presented at Conventa Trade Show 2021, the most prominent regional trade show on 19 January 2021.
Promotion of the best events
The best projects will be presented in the September’s issue of the Kongres Magazine. The awarded projects will additionally get promoted over social networks, e-newsletter, and press releases.
Conventa Best Event Award Brand
The quality label/badge which will provide an easier promotion for the registered organizers. The clients as well will receive the badge/label.
Conventa Best Event Award Winners
The winner from each of three categories will receive:
- Registration fee for one person for participation at Conventa Crossover 2021
- The right to use the 'Best Event Award' symbol.
- Conventa Best Event Award statuette
The jury will choose the finalists in two rounds and they will be announced on two separate dates:
Finalists for events in 2019/2020 - 18 AUGUST 2020
Finalists for events in 2020 - 18 DECEMBER 2020
The jury consists of 14 members who participate and have equal votes in evaluating the submitted entries. Every member of the jury makes their decision individually on the basis of their expert knowledge, reputation and authority. Each member also has the right to raise objections and questions, as well as an obligation to explain the scores given when evaluating entries to receive the main award. The work of the jury is planned and monitored by a representative of the organisational board of the Conventa Best Event Award.