Grand Awards

September 25-27, 2019 Fairmont Grand Del Mar, San Diego, CA REGISTER NOW!

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2019 GRAND AWARD WINNERS

Gold Standard in Excellence Award
Gary Shapiro, President & CEO, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)

Greatest Trade Show of 2018
National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show

Largest Trade Show of 2018
CES

Largest Semi-Annual Show of 2018
MAGIC – February

Fastest-Growing Gold 100 Show in Net Square Feet (percentage)
Annual Police Security Expo

Fastest-Growing Gold 100 Show by Blended Growth
AIA Conference on Architecture (American Institute of Architects)

Fastest Growing Non-Annual Gold 100 Show in NSF (sheer numbers)
International Woodworking Fair

Gold 100 Show with the Most Continual Growth
Super Zoo

Best Show Extension Overseas in 2018
Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Best Consumer Component within a Trade Show in 2018
E-3

Best Use of Technology in 2018
JCK Las Vegas

Most Impressive Surge in Sponsorship Sales in 2018
National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show

Stickiest Show Floor in 2018
Veterinary Meeting & Expo (VMX)

Most Extreme Results from Social Media in 2018
The International Surface Event

Most Innovative Show in 2018
National Restaurant Association Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show

Slam Dunk Award: Best New Idea of 2018
Functional Fabric Fair
Radiological Society of North America

The Do-Gooder Award
Global Gaming Expo (G2E)

Marketing Genius Award
CES

Top Organizer of 2018
Informa Markets

Show with the Most Commendable Green Initiatives in 2018
CES