Entry Terms & Conditions

-All the awards categories are free to enter.

-Entrants can be nominated or can nominate themselves.

-Entrants can enter more than one category.

-Nominations are encouraged from the global broadcast audience across manufacturers, broadcasters and service providers and all genres – sports, drama, film, etc.

-Nominees can work either full-time or part-time.

-There is no age or industry experience requirements for the awards apart from the Rising Star category.

-All applications will require statements on the nominee and why they are relevant for this award as well as one testimonial from a colleague or client.

-By entering the awards all entrants are giving permission for their name, job title and company to be promoted in the press, Rise website and Rise social media.

-Manufacturer is the term used for a vendor company selling hardware or software into the broadcast industry – these would be the companies that typically exhibit at NAB/IBC, etc.

-A service provider is the term used for companies that provide services to the sector and is very wide ranging but can include: OB’s, SI’s, PR/marketing, finance, recruitment, etc.

-A broadcaster is the term used for any company, either state or privately owned, providing content to an audience.

-Entrants may be asked to submit further information to support their entry.

-The extended closing date is 17:00 on Monday 22nd July 2019. Any nominations after this date will not be accepted.

-All awards will be judged by a judging panel. Their decision is final.

-The winners will be announced at an awards reception at IBC2019 on Saturday 14th September 2019.

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