Conventa Trade Show as a Finalist of the Global Event Awards

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After the organizers of Conventa trade show have entered their flagship event in the Eventex 2016 – Global Event Awards competition, the trade show has passed the first round of judging and has been listed as a finalist for the award in the Best Tradeshow category. The winners of Eventex awards 2016 will be known on 17 March 2016.

Eventex Awards are the only global annual awards honouring meeting and event professionals from all over the world for their work in producing valuable and engaging event experiences. Every year entrants can choose among 7 groups linking 28 categories. Only distinct event professionals from around the world are invited to be part of the Eventex Jury. Categories they evaluate are assigned by their specific areas of expertise.

This year the jury has been comprised of 30+ members. Some of the biggest names from the industry are evaluating the entries including Martijn Timmermans (Co-founder & Creative Director at The Red Line Project & Event StoryBoard canvas), Nadia Makova (Ten years in industry of live comms & special events), Victor Neyndorff (Creative & Strategy Partner at MOVE People & Experience Marketing), Christoph Tessmar (Director of Barcelona Convention Bureau), Michael Heipel (Online Relations and Event Marketing Consultant), Ruchi Aggarwal (Marketing Director at Microsoft India), Jan-Jaap In der Maur (Owner of Masters in Moderation), Karishma Hundalani (Editor and Head of Content at EVENTFAQS Media), Charles Marcus (Ranked as one of the Top 60 Motivational Speakers In The World), Brandt Krueger (Meetings & Event Technology Educator and Consultant), Christian Mutschlechner (Director at Vienna Convention Bureau), Dr. Kruti Parekh (Asia’s Only Female Mentalist), Hans Etman (Owner of Masters in Moderation), Julius Solaris (Director at Social Coup | Editor Event Manager Blog), Gerrit Heijkoop (Inspirational Speaker / Hybrid Event Presenter. Passionate about Meetings & Events), Stefania Conti-Vechi (Founder and CEO of EVENTagist), Adam Parry (Editor of Event Industry News), Eling Hamso (Managing Partner at Event ROI Institute) etc.

Being listed as a finalist presents a great honour and achievement for the small team of Conventa organizers. For eight years now they have been working 365-days a year to put together an event that has in recent years proven itself deserving of a title “the friendliest and most hospitable trade show in the area of New Europe”.

How well will the trade show do in this competition will be known on 17 March 2016 when the winners will be revealed at Rainbow Plaza – Sofia, Bulgaria.

More about the competition at