The largest names within the Center East sporting group will collect for the Sports activities Trade Awards (SPIA) because the occasion returns for its eighth version. SPIA recognises the achievements of people, organisations, services and campaigns which have contributed to the event of sport within the area.
The 2021 version of SPIA may have 21 award classes, which every recognise the achievements of the sporting business within the Center East and serve to reward those that have excelled throughout a variety of various sporting segments.
For the primary time in its historical past the occasion, organised by Sport360X, consists of a lot of esports classes – Finest esports marketing campaign of the 12 months and esports event of the 12 months – that spotlight and have fun the rise of the gaming business, which has seen a lot of athletes and sports activities manufacturers compete like by no means earlier than.
Winners: The ceremony takes place on twenty fifth Might
Regardless of a difficult 12 months, which noticed the 2020 SPIA ceremony cancelled as a result of international pandemic, the imaginative and prescient and core methods supplied by the sports activities business have ensured the area has stayed forward of the sport, whereas continuously setting new requirements which have turn out to be the envy of the worldwide sporting enviornment. For the 2021 occasion registrations have been accepted for 2019 and 2020 submissions.
Winners in all classes are determined by an impartial panel of judges made up of business specialists chosen for his or her expertise and expertise inside the Center East sports activities business. The ceremony itself might be held in Dubai on 26th Might on the W Lodge, Palm Jumeirah.
Bassam Nawfal, Managing Director of Sport360 stated: “We’re delighted that SPIA might be returning after final 12 months’s unlucky cancellation. The occasion is the largest sports activities business gathering within the area and celebrates sporting excellence within the Center East and attracts an enormous variety of submissions from a lot of totally different sporting sectors.”
“SPIA is returning to Dubai’s iconic Palm Jumeirah the place will probably be hosted within the gorgeous ballroom of the W Lodge. The venue not solely offers a sensational backdrop for our friends however it additionally gives the perfect place for an intimate gathering, adhering to the brand new social distancing guidelines. SPIA is the one occasion of its form within the area, so it’s actually essential that we’re in a position to put it on once more this 12 months to assist the sports activities business who’ve discovered progressive and artistic methods through which to manage throughout these unprecedented occasions.”
Earlier occasions have seen over 400 attendees hoping to get their palms on a SPIA award, together with these on the 2019 ceremony held on the packed out Coca-Cola enviornment in Dubai’s Downtown space. As a result of pandemic, this 12 months’s occasion might be operating at a decreased capability and adhering to strict well being and security measures in addition to social distancing.
SPIA 2021 is being supported by YouGov Sport, a worldwide sports activities, sponsorship and leisure analysis firm, working with sports activities key stakeholders to unlock significant, actionable insights.
The occasion attracts among the area’s most influential CEOs and determination makers, which is why SPIA is delighted to be partnering with International Traveler USA because it’s official media accomplice.
For these wishing to attend the ceremony and gala dinner, there are a variety of packages out there. Costs for people seats begin at $330, tables can be found from $3,000 and VIP tables are priced at $5,500.
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