2017 Winners & Finalists

Best Association Website

Winner: European Aluminium – www.european-aluminium.eu

Mark of Excellence: Eurometaux – www.eurometaux.eu

Best Use of Social Media

Winner: Recruitment & Employment Confederation – IRP Awards shortlisted selfies

Mark of Excellence: European Crop Protection Association – With or without pesticides?

  • FEVE – The European Container Glass Federation – Friends of Glass “Endless Lives of Glass”
  • FIDI Global Alliance – Content Marketing Campaign
  • FoodDrinkEurope – Best use of social media
  • FuelsEurope – Save More Than Fuel

Best Association Magazine or Publication

Winner: FoodDrinkEurope – Ingredients for a Circular Economy

Mark of Excellence: European Lotteries Association – EL MAGAZINE – www.el-magazine.european-lotteries.org

  • Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) – Publication: ‘Bridging the growth gap’
  • British Frozen Food Federation – The Bulletin
  • Ecsite – Spokes magazine
  • Liechtenstein Bankers Association (LBA) – Bankenmagazin (banking magazine)

Best Association Newsletter

Winner: AOSpine Newsletter – AOSpine Newsletter

Mark of Excellence: European Telecommunications Network Operators’ Association (ETNO) – #ETNODigital

  • APEAL – Steel for Packaging Update
  • Febelfin – 360°
  • Recruitment & Employment Confederation – REC Weekly

Best Networking Event

Winner: SolarPower Europe – A Celebration of Solar

Mark of Excellence: MedTech Europe in collaboration with EU40 – The Standing Men: Technologies for Life

  • Joint entry by a) CIBP – International Confederation of Popular Banks and b) Dr. Fotis Filippopoulos – Shakesteer  – GRACE16 – Global Research on Augmented Collaborative Economy 2016
  • ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) – ACCA President’s Debate 2016
  • CEMA – European Agricultural Machinery Industry Association – Agriculture 4.0 – Smart Farming in the cloud
  • EPRA – European Public Real Estate Association – Annual Conference
  • International Communications Consultancy Organisation (ICCO) – The House of PR
  • Starch Europe – TTIP from both sides: a fair and level playig field?

Best Association Awards Event

Winner: European Association of Communications Agencies – Euro Effie Awards 2016

Mark of Excellence: The Racecourse Association – RCA Showcase & Awards

  • Association of Accounting Technicians – Training Provider Awards
  • EuropeanIssuers and Federation of European Securities Exchanges – European Small and Mid-Cap Awards
  • GSMA – The Global Mobile Awards 2016

Best Association Conference

Winner: Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) – AFME’s Annual European Market Liquidity Conference

Mark of Excellence: Ibec – Ibec 2016 HR Leadership Summit

  • AIJA – International Association of Young Lawyers – The International Young Lawyers’ Congress
  • Bundesverband Investment und Asset Management e.V. (BVI) – BVI Fund Operation Conference
  • European Factories of the Future Research Association (EFFRA) – Factories of the Future Conference 2016
  • European Public Real Estate Association (EPRA) – EPRA Annual Conference
  • FIDI Global Alliance – FIDI’s Annual Conference

Best Training Initiative

Winner: The Law Society of Scotland – Street law

Mark of Excellence: ACCA-X from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

  • BIFM – BIFM Direct
  • Febelfin Academy – Blended learning path ‘Certification in Credit Intermediation’
  • Israel Association for Eating Disorders – Multi-Family Therapy Training for anorexia nervosa
  • Ellwood Atfield – The Association Leadership Academy

Best Lobbying Campaign

Winner: European Association for the Study of Obesity (EASO) – European Obesity Day 2016

Mark of Excellence: European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA) – The future of sports nutrition regulation

  • AEGIS Europe – Stop China Dumping, Stop China Market Economy Status
  • European Aluminium – ETS Phase IV – Indirects Carbon Costs
  • Febelfin – Task Force Refugee Crisis
  • IKW (German Household and Beauty Association) & A.I.S.E. – H&BC-Industry Sustainability-Image

Best Provision of Industry Information and Intelligence

Winner: The European Biomass Association – AEBIOM Statistical Report 2016

Mark of Excellence: Joint entry by a) CIBP – International Confederation of Popular Banks and b) Dr. Fotis Filippopoulos – Shakesteer  – GRACE16 – Global Research on Augmented Collaborative Economy 2016

  • British Frozen Food Federation – The Frozen Food Report II
  • CEEMET – Digitalisation & world of Work report
  • Recruitment & Employment Confederation – The Good Recruitment Campaign

Best Association Supplier or Partner

Winner: Conference Partners Ltd.

Mark of Excellence: Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)

  • Radisson Blu Royal Hotel
  • Think

Association Leadership Award

Winner: Orgalime – the European Engineering Industries Association – Adrian Harris, Director General

Mark of Excellence: Chartered Management Institute – Ann Francke

  • Cosmetics Europe
  • EPIC – European Photonics Industry Consortium – Carlos Lee
  • European Banking Federation
  • Liechtenstein Bankers Association (LBA)
  • The Bar Council

Overall Best European Association

Winner: WindEurope

Mark of Excellence: SolarPower Europe

  • ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)
  • AFME – Association For Financial Markets in Europe
  • Orgalime