2019 SHORTLIST

BEST NEW ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE OR EVENT

• British Educational Suppliers Association – LearnED Roadshow
• Federation of Holistic Therapists – 2018 FHT Conference: Supporting the Integrated Healthcare Agenda
• Federation of Master Builders – British Building Conference
• Pensions Management Institute – Trustee Workbench
• Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors – World Built Environment Forum: Annual Summit
• TIC Council – Testing, Inspection and Certification Summit 2019 ‘Climate Impact: Preparing for Change’  

 

BEST DEVELOPMENT OF AN EXISTING ASSOCIATION EVENT – under 400 delegates

• Catering Equipment Suppliers Association – CESA Conference 2018 – Evolving in a Disruptive Environment
• Chartered Association of Business Schools – Annual Research Conference and Exhibition
• Comité International Radio Maritime – Annual Conference
• Independent Publishers Guild – The IPG Autumn Conference 2018
• Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales – CFO Conference 2018: The Transformational Leader

 

BEST DEVELOPMENT OF AN EXISTING ASSOCIATION EVENT – over 400 delegates

• Alzheimer’s Society – Annual Conference 2019
• British Pest Control Association – PestEx – The Pest Management Show 2019
• Pensions Management Institute – Pensions Aspects Live Summit 2019
• National Housing Association – National Housing Summit
• Royal College of General Practitioners – RCGP Annual Primary Care Conference and Exhibition

 

BEST LONGSTANDING ASSOCIATION EVENT

• Association of Event Organisers – AEO Excellence Awards
• Comité International Radio Maritime  – Annual Conference
• Diabetes UK – Diabetes UK Professional Conference
• HURA! – Days of Communication
• National Association of Funeral Directors – National Funeral Exhibition
• Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association – 2018 Annual Conference and Exhibition
• Royal College of Midwives – RCM Annual Conference
• United Kingdom Warehousing Association – Annual Awards & Lunch

 

BEST ASSOCIATION AWARDS EVENT

• Association for Project Management – APM Project Management Awards 2018
• Hire Association Europe and Event Hire Association – Hire Awards of Excellence
• Meetings Industry Association – miaList
• Police Federation of England and Wales – Police Bravery Awards
• The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents – RoSPA Health and Safety Awards

 

BEST ASSOCIATION MAGAZINE (circulation up to 10,000)

• Association of Corporate Treasurers – The Treasurer
• Chartered Institute of Environmental Health – Environmental Health News
• Chartered Institute of Public Relations – Influence
• Chartered Institute of Waste Management – Circular
• Institute of Internal Communication – Voice
• National Association of Funeral Directors – Funeral Director Monthly
• Pensions Management Institute – Pensions Aspects

 

BEST ASSOCIATION MAGAZINE (circulation 10,000 – 32,000)

• Country Land and Business Association  – Land & Business
• Institute and Faculty of Actuaries – The Actuary
• Institute of Workplace and Facilities Management – Facilitate
• The Electrical Contractors’ Association  – ECA Today
• Law Society of Scotland – The Journal
• Nautilus International – The Nautilus Telegraph 
• Royal Town Planning Institute  – Recruitment Campaign

 

BEST ASSOCIATION MAGAZINE (circulation over 32,000)

• British Horse Society – British Horse
• Federation of Small Businesses – First Voice
• Institute of Leadership & Management – EDGE
• Institution of Mechanical Engineers – Professional Engineering
• National Landlords Association – UK Landlord
• Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors – Modus

 

BEST ASSOCIATION NEWSLETTER BLOG OR ONLINE PUBLICATION

• Anxiety UK – Anxious Times
• British Agricultural and Garden Machinery Association – BAGMA Briefing
• British Coatings Federation – BCF Annual Handbook & Membership Directory
• British Dietetic Association  – Members Monthly Ezine
• Institute of Leadership & Management – The Institute of Leadership & Management’s Podcast
• National Landlords Association – UK Landlord and In Focus

 

BEST ASSOCIATION PARTNERSHIP OR COLLABORATION

• Association for Project Management  – Make Change Happen
• British Dietetic Association – British Dietetic Association & Alpro for One Blue Dot
• British Pest Control Association – Crop Protection Association and eBay.
• CIPD (Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development) and The Careers and Enterprise Company for the Enterprise Adviser programme
• German Beauty and Homecare Association – German Ministry of Commerce, Euromonitor, Chambers of Commerce, Association of German Trade Fairs, IKW member Companies
• The Governance Institute & the National Governance Association – Professionalising School and Trust Governance
• Law Society of Scotland – Strategic Partnership between Law Society of Scotland and Amiqus
• Numark – Croner

 

BEST LEARNING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME

• Builders Merchant Federation  – BMF Training and Learning Academy
• Catering Equipment Suppliers Association – Certified Food Service Professional
• Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy  – Achieving Finance Excellence in Policing
• Electrical Distributors’ Association – EDA Electro-technical Product Knowledge Programme
• Finance & Leasing Association – Specialist Automotive Finance
• Institute of Leadership & Management – MyLeadership
• Lifting Equipment Engineers Association – LEEA Academy
• World Association of News Publishers  – Media Management Accelerator

 

BEST LOBBYING CAMPAIGN OR ADVANCEMENT OF A CAUSE

• British Coatings Federation – Minutes Matter
• Law Society of Scotland – Wellbeing
• Law Society – Solicitor Brand Campaign 2018
• National Landlords Association – Raising Awareness of County Lines Gangs
• Police Federation of England and Wales – Protect the Protectors 
• RTPI – Diversity and Equality
• Railway Industry Association – Campaigning for Rail Sectoral Growth
• thirtyone:eight – Safeguarding children and vulnerable adults

 

BEST MEMBERSHIP INITIATIVE BY AN ASSOCIATION

• Builders Merchant Federation  – Regional Centres of Excellence
• Catering Equipment Suppliers Association – Product Liaison Group Restructuring
• Emerging Payments Association – Women in PayTech
• Finance & Leasing Association – Specialist Automotive Finance
• Law Society of Scotland – Profile of the Profession research
• National Day Nurseries Association – Supporting members with new GDPR legislation
• Pensions Management Institute – PMI Fellowship Network
• Royal College of General Practitioners – Discover GP in 360°

 

BEST ASSOCIATION TEAM

• Association of Corporate Treasurers – Senior Leadership Team
• Builders Merchant Federation  
• Law Society of Scotland – Anti-money laundering team
• National Association of Funeral Directors 
• Police Federation of England and Wales – Communications Team
• Regional Studies Association – The RSA Office Team
• Royal College of General Practitioners – Membership Team
• The Governance Institute – ICSA Team

 

BEST LEADERSHIP OF AN ASSOCIATION

• British Dietetic Association  – Andy Burman 
• Builders Merchants Federation  – John Newcomb
• British Retail Consortium – Helen Dickinson
• Chartered Institute of Environmental Health – Anne Godfrey
• National Landlords Association – Richard Lambert
• The Royal College of General Practitioners – Valerie Vaughan-Dick

 

OVERALL BEST ASSOCIATION (under 1,000 members)

• British Coatings Federation
• British Educational Suppliers Association
• Builders Merchant Federation 
• Charity Retail Association
• Comité International Radio Maritime 
• Railway Industry Association

 

OVERALL BEST ASSOCIATION (over 1,000 members)

• Association for Project Management 
• British Damage Management Association 
• Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
• Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals 
• National Association of Funeral Directors 
• National Landlords Association

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